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Los Angeles (LAX) to Christchurch (CHC)
Typically, flights to Christchurch from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Christchurch, which has an average price of $1,013
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO CHRISTCHURCH FROM LOS ANGELES||May||22% cheaper||Flying from Los Angeles to Christchurch costs on average just $788 in May|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO CHRISTCHURCH FROM LOS ANGELES||December||32% more expensive||It costs about $1,341 for flights to Christchurch from Los Angeles in December|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO CHRISTCHURCH FROM LOS ANGELES||December||515% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Christchurch from Los Angeles in December than any other month|
Christchurch flight deals from cities in the United States require approximately two days to two days and a half. Flights from Washington DC take approximately 60 hours to get to Christchurch in New Zealand. Miami flights into Christchurch, New Zealand take approximately 52 hours, as they require two layovers along the way. The duration of these layovers also affects the flight times. Flights from New York take approximately 46 hours 10 minutes to get to Christchurch in New Zealand.
You’ll find that there are currently no direct Christchurch flight deals from the United States. Airlines offering one and two-stop flights to Christchurch, New Zealand from the United States are Singapore Airlines, Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, Korean Airlines, Emirates, and Lufthansa Airlines. These flights can be found in Washington Dulles International Airport, New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport, and Miami International Airport. You’ll find that flights from Washington DC require layovers in Los Angeles and Singapore while those from New York require a single layover in Singapore before landing in Christchurch International Airport, Christchurch. Alternatively, you’ll find flight deals from Newark in New Jersey that have layovers in Frankfurt and Singapore.
$15 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Christchurch. This flight is from Lagos, Lagos and is 100% cheaper than most flights to Christchurch. To find the cheapest price to Christchurch from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
In general, May is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Christchurch. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $1,216. If you don’t want to visit Christchurch in May, then you should wait until March to fly from United States, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of $1,227.
In general, most travelers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Christchurch is about 14 days prior to their departure date when tickets on average are $1,412. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Christchurch outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from United States to Christchurch for $827.
According to our data, Monday is the cheapest day to fly to Christchurch from United States. The lowest ticket price found for a Monday departure recently was $1,586. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. Flights from United States to Christchurch on a Sunday will generally be more expensive and average around $2,342. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Christchurch is in the evening. momondo users have found flights departing from United States to Christchurch in the evening for as low as $1,618. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Christchurch is at noon when prices are around $3,270.
Those flying to Christchurch could potentially find better pricing at Timaru Airport (88 mi from Christchurch city center) or Kaikoura Airport (94 mi from Christchurch city center) depending on the month and departure airport.
With an average price of $3,903 per person, Timaru Airport is the cheapest airport to fly into when planning your trip to Christchurch. This price can fluctuate based on where you are flying from. momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool can help users find the best prices.
For flights from United States to Christchurch, most momondo users will book with popular airlines such as Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, United Airlines and Virgin Australia. Depending on what airport you fly from, you may have other airlines to choose from.
Air New Zealand operates around 83 flights into Christchurch in any given week. The most common departure point for these flights was from Wellington, with the best round-trip Air New Zealand deal found being $1,021 (Boston Logan Intl to Christchurch). Users have rated Air New Zealand 8.4/10 in over 17 reviews on momondo.
Another popular choice for flights to Christchurch is Air Canada (7.7/10, 136 reviews). Most Air Canada flights landing in Christchurch will be arriving from Sydney Kingsford Smith, but there are 4 Air Canada flights to Christchurch from all departure points globally so prices can vary significantly. The best Air Canada deal found on momondo this week was $855 (Boston Logan Intl to Christchurch, round-trip).
Christchurch Airport is not far from the city center. Take advantage of bus 29 that goes between the airport and city center. To access these buses, head over to the outside of International Arrivals. These buses take 30 minutes to get to the city center and operate every day. You can also rent a car at the airport or pre-book online from rental companies available, such as Avis, Budget, Hertz, and Thrifty. These can be found in the International Arrivals area. You can also take a taxi, which will take approximately 20 minutes to get to the city center. Taxis are located outside International Arrivals. Uber is also available in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Travelers from the United States are required to have a passport that is valid for at least two months to enter New Zealand. Visas are not a requirement to enter the country, however, travelers need to apply for an ETA.
Check out the Canterbury Museum in Christchurch, which explains the history behind the town's church. Some exhibits tell the story of what happened during the Victorian era as well as World War I. Enjoy the city views by hopping on a 10-minute gondola ride to the peak of Mount Cavendish. Spread out over 400 acres of land is the city’s Hagley Park, which has a variety of outdoor activities for you to choose from. Be sure to learn about the climate from the International Antarctic Center, which showcases exhibitions on the environment and wildlife. If you’re looking for a fun place to unwind, Dux Central is known for its popular craft beer. Relax at the Cathedral Square, located right next to the cathedral church and metallic chalice. Events and festivals are mostly held here and food truck market day is observed every Friday.
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