Cheap flights from San Diego to Christchurch from $4,027

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The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel from San Diego to Christchurch.
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Flight information for San Diego to Christchurch
(SAN to CHC)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from San Diego to Christchurch
Fastest flight time68h 00mThe fastest flight from San Diego to Christchurch takes 68h 00m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from San Diego to Christchurch. Popular non-direct route for this connection is San Diego Airport - Christchurch Airport.
Airports in Christchurch1 airportThere is 1 airport near Christchurch: Christchurch (CHC)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from San Diego to Christchurch

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What is the cheapest day to depart San Diego for Christchurch?

Wednesday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Wednesday. The most expensive is typically Thursday

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Christchurch?

in the evening

San Diego to Christchurch flights are approximately 15% more expensive in the morning than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Christchurch from San Diego?

Qantas Airways

Qantas Airways is the most popular carrier operating from San Diego to Christchurch

What is the cheapest San Diego to Christchurch flight route?

San Diego - Christchurch

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Easily compare round-trip flights from San Diego to Christchurch

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from San Diego to Christchurch by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
Nov 20
SAN4:20 pmSan Diego
68h 00m
3 stops
CHC12:20 pmChristchurch
Nov 27
CHC7:00 amChristchurch
66h 38m
3 stops
SAN1:38 amSan Diego
Singapore Airlines
Nov 20
SAN2:40 amSan Diego
57h 40m
2 stops
CHC12:20 pmChristchurch
Nov 27
CHC7:00 amChristchurch
33h 15m
2 stops
SAN4:15 pmSan Diego
Multiple Airlines
Nov 20
SAN4:20 pmSan Diego
68h 00m
3 stops
CHC12:20 pmChristchurch
Nov 27
CHC7:00 amChristchurch
49h 25m
2 stops
SAN8:25 amSan Diego

Best airlines flying from San Diego to Christchurch

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from San Diego to Christchurch with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Qantas Airways
PriceFrom $745
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.4
7.7

Boarding

6.8

Comfort

8.6

Crew

6.8

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

Cons: For a flagship airline, a in seat screen should be a given. This is not a budget airline.

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  • Are airlines flying from San Diego to Christchurch offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from San Diego to Christchurch, such as Qantas Airways, Air New Zealand, and Virgin Australia may have put in place flexible cancellation policies. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is San Diego to Christchurch by plane?

    The straight-line distance from San Diego to Christchurch is 6872.8 mi. Typically, this will take 57h 40m by plane in normal conditions.


Can I fly to Christchurch from San Diego right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to Christchurch

Most visitors from San Diego will not be allowed to enter Christchurch.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Christchurch.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego 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.


Can I fly back to San Diego from Christchurch?

Returning to San Diego from Christchurch

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Christchurch must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Christchurch are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

If you are planning to travel to Christchurch at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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