CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Melbourne TO Christchurch
Melbourne (MEL) to Christchurch (CHC)
Typically, flights to Christchurch from Melbourne are cheaper when flying from Melbourne to Christchurch, which has an average price of $358
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO CHRISTCHURCH FROM MELBOURNE||May||27% cheaper||Flying from Melbourne to Christchurch costs on average just $261 in May|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO CHRISTCHURCH FROM MELBOURNE||December||63% more expensive||It costs about $584 for flights to Christchurch from Melbourne in December|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO CHRISTCHURCH FROM MELBOURNE||December||560% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Christchurch from Melbourne in December than any other month|
The month of September is another great option to travel to Christchurch, with average flight prices from Australia averaging around $374.
The best time to book a flight to Christchurch from Australia is 50 days out, which is when prices tend to be around $437. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from Australia for as low as $318.
The cheapest day to depart from Australia to Christchurch is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as $383. On the other hand, Saturday is the most expensive day to depart from Australia because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around $440.
According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Christchurch is in the afternoon. momondo users have found flights departing from Australia to Christchurch in the afternoon for as low as $383. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying at midday when prices are $741 on average. Flights to Christchurch from Australia at midday are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travellers’ schedules.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Christchurch is possible. If you are planning a flight to Christchurch, consider booking flights to Timaru Airport (141 km from Christchurch city centre) or Kaikoura Airport (151 km from Christchurch city centre).