Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2022
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Can I fly to Christchurch from South Africa right now?
Information is based on travel restrictions from South Africa to Christchurch
Most visitors from South Africa will not be allowed to enter Christchurch.
COVID-19 testing requirements Visitors from South Africa are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Christchurch.
Quarantine requirements Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Christchurch.
Documents Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.
Online Travel Declaration - Complete the Travel Declaration process to obtain a Travel Pass prior to arrival in New Zealand.
Request to Travel Form - Use this form if you have a critical reason to travel to New Zealand while the COVID-19 border restrictions are in place.
Can I fly back to South Africa from Christchurch?
Returning to South Africa from Christchurch
COVID-19 testing requirements Visitors from Christchurch are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering South Africa.
Quarantine requirements Visitors from Christchurch are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.
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What is the cheapest month to fly to Christchurch?
The cheapest ticket to Christchurch found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Christchurch is September. The most expensive month for flights is June. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.
When is the best time to fly to Christchurch Airport?
Average Christchurch flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month.
ZA1 - CHC
R17 619 - R32 598
11 - 22 °C
13 - 21 mm
When is the best time to book a flight to Christchurch?
The price you pay for your flight to Christchurch may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 60 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Christchurch?
At the moment, Sunday is the most economical day to take a flight to Christchurch. Thursday is likely to be the most costly.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Christchurch?
Flights in the evening are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Christchurch. Flights in the afternoon are usually the most expensive.
What airport do you fly into for flights to Christchurch?
If you book a flight to Christchurch, you will be flying into Christchurch, which is the city’s only airport. Christchurch (CHC) is located 9,5 km from the centre of Christchurch.
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