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Flight information for Christchurch to Queenstown
(CHC to ZQN)

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

Best price found

$87

Fastest flight time

1h 00m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Queenstown

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Queenstown from Christchurch in the past 72 hours is $87. The best return flight deal from Christchurch to Queenstown found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $265.
The fastest flight from Christchurch to Queenstown takes 1h 00m
There are no direct flights from Christchurch to Queenstown. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Christchurch Airport - Queenstown Intl Airport.
There is 1 airport near Queenstown: Queenstown Intl (ZQN)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Christchurch to Queenstown

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 Christchurch to Queenstown?

January

The cheapest time of year to fly to Queenstown from Christchurch is January. The most expensive is April.

What is the cheapest day to depart Christchurch for Queenstown?

Sunday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Sunday. The most expensive is usually Friday.

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

in the morning

Christchurch to Queenstown flights are approximately 29% more expensive in the afternoon than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Queenstown from Christchurch?

Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand is the most popular carrier operating from Christchurch to Queenstown

What is the cheapest Christchurch to Queenstown flight route?

Christchurch - Queenstown Intl

Fly from Christchurch to Queenstown Intl for the best Christchurch - Queenstown flight prices

How far in advance should you book Christchurch to Queenstown flights?

59 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Christchurch to Queenstown is approximately 59 days to departure

When you’re planning your trip from Christchurch to Queenstown, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Christchurch Airport to Queenstown Intl Airport. If you are looking for an alternate airport to fly into near Queenstown Intl Airport, Invercargill Airport is a great option and is located in Invercargill. In August, $142 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Christchurch to Queenstown which you can find when you fly CHC — IVC.

Christchurch Airport (CHC) to Queenstown Intl Airport (ZQN)$170
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Christchurch Airport (CHC) to Invercargill Airport (IVC)$142
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Easily compare return flights from Christchurch to Queenstown

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 Queenstown by changing tabs
Air New Zealand
29 Jan
CHC03:35Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN04:35Queenstown Intl
1 Feb
ZQN07:35Queenstown Intl
0h 55m
CHC08:30Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
13 Nov
CHC03:35Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN04:35Queenstown Intl
16 Nov
ZQN05:30Queenstown Intl
8h 35m
1 stop
CHC14:05Christchurch
Jetstar
13 Nov
CHC01:30Christchurch
8h 50m
1 stop
ZQN10:20Queenstown Intl
16 Nov
ZQN05:30Queenstown Intl
22h 35m
1 stop
CHC04:05Christchurch
Air New Zealand
13 Nov
CHC03:35Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN04:35Queenstown Intl
16 Nov
ZQN02:00Queenstown Intl
0h 55m
CHC02:55Christchurch
Air New Zealand
24 Oct
CHC04:35Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN05:35Queenstown Intl
2 Nov
ZQN06:20Queenstown Intl
1h 10m
CHC07:30Christchurch
Air New Zealand
6 Nov
CHC03:35Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN04:35Queenstown Intl
10 Nov
ZQN02:00Queenstown Intl
0h 55m
CHC02:55Christchurch

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Christchurch to Queenstown

If you're looking for one-way flights from Christchurch to Queenstown, view some of our deals below provided by Air New Zealand and Jetstar
Air New Zealand
21 Nov
CHC14:40Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN15:40Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
21 Nov
CHC08:55Christchurch
6h 30m
1 stop
ZQN15:25Queenstown Intl
Air New Zealand
20 Nov
CHC03:35Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN04:35Queenstown Intl

Search last-minute flights to Queenstown from Christchurch

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Christchurch to Queenstown
Air New Zealand
18 Aug
CHC13:00Christchurch
20h 20m
1 stop
ZQN09:20Queenstown Intl
19 Aug
ZQN13:15Queenstown Intl
17h 10m
1 stop
CHC06:25Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
18 Aug
CHC03:00Christchurch
27h 05m
1 stop
ZQN06:05Queenstown Intl
20 Aug
ZQN06:20Queenstown Intl
0h 55m
CHC07:15Christchurch
Air New Zealand
18 Aug
CHC05:40Christchurch
25h 00m
2 stops
ZQN06:40Queenstown Intl
19 Aug
ZQN13:15Queenstown Intl
19h 10m
1 stop
CHC08:25Christchurch
Air New Zealand
18 Aug
CHC15:30Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN16:30Queenstown Intl
20 Aug
ZQN04:00Queenstown Intl
0h 55m
CHC04:55Christchurch
Air New Zealand
18 Aug
CHC07:05Christchurch
1h 10m
ZQN08:15Queenstown Intl
19 Aug
ZQN05:50Queenstown Intl
24h 35m
1 stop
CHC06:25Christchurch
Air New Zealand
18 Aug
CHC15:30Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN16:30Queenstown Intl
19 Aug
ZQN04:00Queenstown Intl
0h 55m
CHC04:55Christchurch

Best airlines flying from Christchurch to Queenstown

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Air New ZealandPriceFrom $130Free cancellationRating
8.4
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  • Air New Zealand Flights From Christchurch to Queenstown

    Air New Zealand flies from Christchurch to Queenstown around 27 times per week, with 27 momondo users rating the airline 8.4/10. The cheapest Air New Zealand deal from Christchurch to Queenstown in the last 72 hours was $83 (return), much lower than the average airfare cost of $167 for Air New Zealand flights on this route.


Air New Zealand flights from Christchurch to Queenstown

Our best Air New Zealand deals on Christchurch to Queenstown flight tickets
Air New Zealand
29 Jan
CHC03:35Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN04:35Queenstown Intl
1 Feb
ZQN07:35Queenstown Intl
0h 55m
CHC08:30Christchurch
Air New Zealand
13 Nov
CHC03:35Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN04:35Queenstown Intl
16 Nov
ZQN02:00Queenstown Intl
0h 55m
CHC02:55Christchurch
Air New Zealand
24 Oct
CHC04:35Christchurch
1h 00m
ZQN05:35Queenstown Intl
2 Nov
ZQN06:20Queenstown Intl
1h 10m
CHC07:30Christchurch

Jetstar flights from Christchurch to Queenstown

Our best Jetstar deals on Christchurch to Queenstown flight tickets
Jetstar
13 Nov
CHC01:30Christchurch
8h 50m
1 stop
ZQN10:20Queenstown Intl
16 Nov
ZQN05:30Queenstown Intl
22h 35m
1 stop
CHC04:05Christchurch
Jetstar
6 Nov
CHC04:40Christchurch
5h 40m
1 stop
ZQN10:20Queenstown Intl
10 Nov
ZQN10:55Queenstown Intl
5h 30m
1 stop
CHC16:25Christchurch

  • Are airlines flying from Christchurch to Queenstown Intl offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

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

  • How far is Christchurch to Queenstown Intl by plane?

    Christchurch and Queenstown Intl are 357.0 km apart from one another. Typically, this will take 1h 00m by plane in normal conditions.


Alternative routes for Christchurch to Queenstown

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