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Christchurch Nelson
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Wed, 01 May CHC - NSN
Sat, 04 May NSN - CHC
£99 £96
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Christchurch Nelson
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Thu, 25 Jul CHC - NSN
£40 £39
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
40% Trains are 40% more expensive in Nelson than in Christchurch.
Christchurch £1.38
Nelson £1.9
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
0% A meal in Nelson costs roughly the same as in Christchurch.
Christchurch £11.87
Nelson £11.87
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 2.11 NZD
1 NZD = 0.48 GBP
Last checked on 21 April 2024
Distance: 158 miles
Christchurch airports
Christchurch International Airport (CHC) How far from city centre: 6 miles
Nelson airports
Nelson Airport (NSN) How far from city centre: 1 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Christchurch to Nelson

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2. Can the price of my tickets from Christchurch to Nelson change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from Christchurch to Nelson may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

3. Can I book last-minute flights from Christchurch to Nelson on Opodo?

When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between Christchurch and Nelson, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Christchurch to Nelson airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from Christchurch to Nelson

How long does the flight take to go from Christchurch to Nelson?
The total flight time between Christchurch and Nelson is of around 00:55 hours on average, considering an average distance of 249 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Christchurch to Nelson at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Christchurch to Nelson is 39£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Nelson expensive to visit compared to Christchurch?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Nelson costs an average of 1.78 GBP, 7% more expensive than Christchurch, with a fare of 1.66 GBP, while train tickets costs 38% more in Nelson: 1.90 GBP against 1.38 GBP in Christchurch. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 11.87 GBP in both Nelson and Christchurch. The price of the coffee is around 3% cheaper in Nelson, with an average of 2.52 GBP, while in Christchurch the coffee costs 2.60 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Christchurch to Nelson?
The most popular months to book a trip from Christchurch to Nelson are February, January and March, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Christchurch to Nelson?
The best time of the year to go to Nelson when flying from Christchurch depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Nelson from Christchurch in terms of searches from our customer, followed by February and November. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, June, May and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Christchurch - Nelson.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Christchurch to Nelson?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions New Zealand may apply when travelling from Christchurch. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Nelson compared to Christchurch?
While in Christchurch the temperatures can reach an average of 30.0 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 mm ,Nelson's temperatures can go up to 26.47 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -4.61 ºC in Nelson, compared to the -2.38 ºC average degrees reported in Christchurch. During the winter period, Christchurch can register 2.3 mm precipitation, while Nelson have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Christchurch and Nelson?
The main airport route flying between Christchurch and Nelson is: Christchurch International Airport (CHC) to Nelson Airport (NSN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Air New Zealand.
Which are the airlines with flights from Christchurch to Nelson?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Christchurch to Nelson are:
  • Air New Zealand.
Flight Duration 55 minutes Flights between Christchurch and Nelson take, on average, 55 minutes minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £39 Cheapest price for a flight between Christchurch and Nelson found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Christchurch International Airport The airport Christchurch International Airport is the departure airport operating flights between Christchurch and Nelson
Arriving Airport Nelson Airport Flights departing Christchurch with Nelson as destination arrive at Nelson Airport

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