Cheap flights from Christchurch to Cairns from $408

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Flight information for Christchurch to Cairns
(CHC to CNS)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Christchurch to Cairns

Fastest flight time

13h 45m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Cairns

1 airport
The fastest flight from Christchurch to Cairns takes 13h 45m
There are no direct flights from Christchurch to Cairns. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Christchurch Airport - Cairns Airport.
There is 1 airport near Cairns: Cairns (CNS)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Christchurch to Cairns

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to Cairns?

October

The cheapest time of year to fly to Cairns from Christchurch is October. The most expensive is April.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Cairns?

in the morning

Christchurch to Cairns flights are approximately 0% more expensive in the morning than in the morning

What is the cheapest Christchurch to Cairns flight route?

Christchurch - Cairns

Fly from Christchurch to Cairns for the best Christchurch - Cairns flight prices

If you are looking to fly from Christchurch to Cairns, you are most likely going to fly from Christchurch Airport to Cairns Airport, the most popular airports on that route. In August, $982 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Christchurch to Cairns which you can find when you fly CHC — CNS.

Christchurch Airport (CHC) to Cairns Airport (CNS)$982
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Easily compare return flights from Christchurch to Cairns

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Christchurch to Cairns by changing tabs
Qantas Airways
14 Oct.
CHC03:10Christchurch
18h 20m
1 stop
CNS21:30Cairns
23 Oct.
CNS14:15Cairns
15h 45m
1 stop
CHC06:00Christchurch
Air New Zealand
14 Oct.
CHC13:30Christchurch
23h 10m
2 stops
CNS12:40Cairns
23 Oct.
CNS07:15Cairns
18h 10m
1 stop
CHC01:25Christchurch
Air New Zealand
14 Oct.
CHC15:05Christchurch
21h 35m
2 stops
CNS12:40Cairns
23 Oct.
CNS02:00Cairns
11h 25m
2 stops
CHC13:25Christchurch

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Christchurch to Cairns

If you're looking for one-way flights from Christchurch to Cairns, view some of our deals below provided by Air New Zealand, Jetstar and Qantas Airways
Multiple Airlines
11 Dec.
CHC01:10Christchurch
20h 25m
1 stop
CNS21:35Cairns
Qantas Airways
11 Dec.
CHC01:30Christchurch
19h 00m
2 stops
CNS20:30Cairns
Jetstar
18 Sep.
CHC04:40Christchurch
35h 45m
2 stops
CNS16:25Cairns

Air New Zealand flights from Christchurch to Cairns

Our best Air New Zealand deals on Christchurch to Cairns flight tickets
Air New Zealand
14 Oct.
CHC13:30Christchurch
23h 10m
2 stops
CNS12:40Cairns
23 Oct.
CNS07:15Cairns
18h 10m
1 stop
CHC01:25Christchurch
Air New Zealand
14 Oct.
CHC15:05Christchurch
21h 35m
2 stops
CNS12:40Cairns
23 Oct.
CNS02:00Cairns
11h 25m
2 stops
CHC13:25Christchurch

  • Are airlines flying from Christchurch to Cairns offering flexible changes due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Christchurch to Cairns are responding to the global pandemic. The following airline may have a flexible change policy to help accommodate travellers: Virgin Australia.

  • How far is Christchurch to Cairns by plane?

    There are 3888.2 km between Christchurch and Cairns. A reasonable flight in good conditions will take 18h 20m.



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