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Christchurch Queenstown
Wed, 24 Jul CHC - ZQN
£40 £39
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
31% Trains in Queenstown are 31% cheaper than in Christchurch.
Christchurch £1.38
Queenstown £0.95
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
32% A meal in Queenstown is 32% cheaper than a meal in Christchurch.
Christchurch £11.93
Queenstown £8.11
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 2.1 NZD
1 NZD = 0.48 GBP
Last checked on 24 April 2024
Distance: 224 miles
Christchurch airports
Christchurch International Airport (CHC) How far from city centre: 6 miles
Queenstown airports
Queenstown Airport (limited) (ZQN) How far from city centre: 5 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Christchurch to Queenstown

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1. What can I do to save money when booking flights from Christchurch to Queenstown?

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By following these strategies, you can efficiently save money when booking flights from Christchurch to Queenstown, ensuring a more economical and enjoyable journey.

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

Prices for tickets from Christchurch to Queenstown 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 Queenstown 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 Queenstown, 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 Queenstown 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 Queenstown

How long does the flight take to go from Christchurch to Queenstown?
The total flight time between Christchurch and Queenstown is of around 01:51 hours on average, considering an average distance of 821 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 Queenstown at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Christchurch to Queenstown 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 Queenstown expensive to visit compared to Christchurch?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Queenstown costs an average of 2.24 GBP, 34% more expensive than Christchurch, with a fare of 1.67 GBP, while train tickets costs 31% less in Queenstown: 0.95 GBP against 1.38 GBP in Christchurch. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 8.11 GBP in Queenstown, 32% less than the 11.93 GBP in Christchurch. The price of the coffee is around 1% cheaper in Queenstown, with an average of 2.60 GBP, while in Christchurch the coffee costs 2.62 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Christchurch to Queenstown?
The most popular months to book a trip from Christchurch to Queenstown are December, June and January, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Christchurch to Queenstown?
The best time of the year to go to Queenstown when flying from Christchurch depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to Queenstown from Christchurch in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and February. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, October, June and July are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Christchurch - Queenstown.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Christchurch to Queenstown?
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!
Which airports have flights between Christchurch and Queenstown?
The main airport route flying between Christchurch and Queenstown is: Christchurch International Airport (CHC) to Queenstown Airport (limited) (ZQN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Air New Zealand.
  • Singapore Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from Christchurch to Queenstown?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Christchurch to Queenstown are:
  • Air New Zealand.
Flight Duration 1 h and 51 m Flights between Christchurch and Queenstown take, on average, 1 h and 51 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £39 Cheapest price for a flight between Christchurch and Queenstown 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 Queenstown
Arriving Airport Queenstown Airport (limited) Flights departing Christchurch with Queenstown as destination arrive at Queenstown Airport (limited)

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