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Best Price Found

$627

Fastest flight time

13h 35m

Direct flights

Mon, Thu and Sat

Airports in Christchurch

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Christchurch from San Francisco in the past 72 hours is $627. The best round-trip flight deal from San Francisco to Christchurch found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $900.
The fastest flight from San Francisco to Christchurch takes 13h 35m
Direct flights go from San Francisco to Christchurch on Monday, Thursday and Saturday. The only airline offering direct flights is Air New Zealand.
There is 1 airport near Christchurch: Christchurch (CHC)

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

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Christchurch?

November. The cheapest time of year to fly to Christchurch from San Francisco is November. Most expensive is January

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

Tuesday. The cheapest day of the week is typically Tuesday. The most expensive is typically Friday

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

At noon. San Francisco to Christchurch flights are approximately 23% more expensive in the evening than at noon

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

Fiji Airways. Air New Zealand, Fiji Airways, and Qantas Airways are the most popular carriers operating from San Francisco to Christchurch

What is the cheapest San Francisco to Christchurch flight route?

San Francisco - Christchurch. Fly from San Francisco to Christchurch for the best San Francisco - Christchurch flight prices

How far in advance should you book San Francisco to Christchurch flights?

56 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from San Francisco to Christchurch is approximately 56 days to departure

Can stopping save me money on San Francisco to Christchurch flights?

You could potentially save up to 46% on your flight if you consider stops on a San Francisco to Christchurch flight.

If you are looking to fly from San Francisco to Christchurch, you are most likely going to fly from San Francisco Airport to Christchurch Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near San Francisco Airport to depart from when traveling to Christchurch and luckily, there are options! You can try San Jose Airport which is located in San Jose or Oakland Airport which is located in Oakland. If you are looking for an alternate airport to fly into near Christchurch Airport, Timaru Airport is a great option and is located in Timaru. In February, $900 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from San Francisco to Christchurch which you can find when you fly SFO — CHC.

San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Christchurch Airport (CHC)$900
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San Jose Airport (SJC) to Christchurch Airport (CHC)$1,554
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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Timaru Airport (TIU)$2,180
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Oakland Airport (OAK) to Christchurch Airport (CHC)$9,617
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Easily compare round-trip flights from San Francisco to Christchurch

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next six months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from San Francisco to Christchurch by changing tabs
Fiji Airways
Jul 25
SFO11:35 pmSan Francisco
17h 35m
1 stop
CHC12:10 pmChristchurch
Aug 17
CHC1:15 pmChristchurch
19h 10m
1 stop
SFO1:25 pmSan Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Jul 25
SFO11:35 pmSan Francisco
17h 35m
1 stop
CHC12:10 pmChristchurch
Aug 17
CHC8:35 amChristchurch
23h 50m
2 stops
SFO1:25 pmSan Francisco
Air Canada
Apr 18
SFO11:40 amSan Francisco
31h 40m
2 stops
CHC2:20 pmChristchurch
May 12
CHC6:10 amChristchurch
28h 35m
2 stops
SFO3:45 pmSan Francisco
Qantas Airways
Mar 21
SFO9:20 pmSan Francisco
30h 39m
1 stop
CHC11:59 pmChristchurch
Mar 28
CHC6:05 amChristchurch
31h 40m
1 stop
SFO5:45 pmSan Francisco
American Airlines
Mar 20
SFO10:13 amSan Francisco
30h 52m
2 stops
CHC1:05 pmChristchurch
Mar 27
CHC6:15 amChristchurch
27h 19m
2 stops
SFO1:34 pmSan Francisco
Air New Zealand
May 20
SFO10:00 pmSan Francisco
17h 25m
1 stop
CHC10:25 amChristchurch
Jun 20
CHC10:30 amChristchurch
15h 25m
1 stop
SFO6:55 amSan Francisco

Find the cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Christchurch

If you're looking for one-way flights from San Francisco to Christchurch, view some of our deals below provided by Air New Zealand and Fiji Airways
Multiple Airlines
Apr 14
SFO8:25 amSan Francisco
43h 35m
3 stops
CHC11:00 pmChristchurch
Fiji Airways
Apr 14
SFO11:35 pmSan Francisco
17h 40m
1 stop
CHC12:15 pmChristchurch
Air New Zealand
Apr 8
SFO10:00 pmSan Francisco
16h 55m
1 stop
CHC9:55 amChristchurch

Best airlines flying from San Francisco to Christchurch

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from San Francisco to Christchurch with momondo
Airline
Rating
Free Cancellation
Price
Fiji AirwaysPriceFrom $758Free CancellationRating
7.9
266 reviews
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Air New ZealandPriceFrom $1,098Free CancellationRating
8.2
741 reviews
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Qantas AirwaysPriceFrom $1,108Free CancellationRating
7.7
1,116 reviews
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $1,271Free CancellationRating
7.4
11,872 reviews
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Fiji Airways flights from San Francisco to Christchurch

Our best Fiji Airways deals on San Francisco to Christchurch flight tickets
Fiji Airways
Jul 25
SFO11:35 pmSan Francisco
17h 35m
1 stop
CHC12:10 pmChristchurch
Aug 17
CHC1:15 pmChristchurch
19h 10m
1 stop
SFO1:25 pmSan Francisco
Fiji Airways
Jun 13
SFO11:35 pmSan Francisco
17h 35m
1 stop
CHC12:10 pmChristchurch
Jun 22
CHC6:15 amChristchurch
26h 10m
2 stops
SFO1:25 pmSan Francisco
Fiji Airways
Aug 17
SFO11:35 pmSan Francisco
17h 40m
1 stop
CHC12:15 pmChristchurch
Aug 21
CHC8:25 pmChristchurch
36h 00m
2 stops
SFO1:25 pmSan Francisco

Air New Zealand flights from San Francisco to Christchurch

Our best Air New Zealand deals on San Francisco to Christchurch flight tickets
Air New Zealand
May 20
SFO10:00 pmSan Francisco
17h 25m
1 stop
CHC10:25 amChristchurch
Jun 20
CHC10:30 amChristchurch
15h 25m
1 stop
SFO6:55 amSan Francisco
Air New Zealand
Mar 20
SFO8:45 pmSan Francisco
16h 25m
1 stop
CHC9:10 amChristchurch
Mar 27
CHC9:00 pmChristchurch
35h 05m
1 stop
SFO12:05 pmSan Francisco
Air New Zealand
Mar 22
SFO8:45 pmSan Francisco
16h 40m
1 stop
CHC9:25 amChristchurch
Mar 29
CHC6:50 amChristchurch
25h 15m
1 stop
SFO12:05 pmSan Francisco

  • How far is San Francisco to Christchurch by plane?

    A flight from San Francisco to Christchurch will travel around 6928.1 mi. Typically, this will take 13h 35m by plane in normal conditions.

  • When did momondo last update prices for flights from San Francisco Airport to Christchurch Airport?

    Prices for flights from San Francisco Airport to Christchurch Airport are updated daily.

  • How many operators does momondo search for flights from San Francisco Airport to Christchurch Airport?

  • How old do you have to be to fly from San Francisco Airport to Christchurch Airport?

    The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines offering an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their age restrictions, such as regulations concerning flight duration, timing, and layovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel from San Francisco Airport to Christchurch Airport.

  • What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Christchurch Airport?

    The travel and health documents required for your trip to Christchurch Airport can vary based on your itinerary and personal situation. As a rule, consider having multiple documents such as a national ID card or driver’s license, and a passport valid for six-months after you plan to arrive at Christchurch Airport. We always recommend checking with your airline or a trusted third party such as IATA to get advice.


Alternative routes for San Francisco to Christchurch

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Yes. momondo enables you to select and highlight flights to Christchurch from San Francisco with this policy.

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