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Christchurch to Sydney flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Christchurch and Sydney take, on average, 3 h and 30 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Christchurch with Sydney found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Christchurch International Airport is the departure airport operating flights between Christchurch and Sydney
Arriving AirportFlights departing Christchurch with Sydney as destination arrives at Sydney Airport (Kingsford Smith Airport)

Cheap last minute flights to Sydney

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Departure Sat, 25 Sep Return Sat, 02 Oct
CHC Christchurch
SYD Sydney
return from £301
Departure Sun, 10 Oct Return Sat, 16 Oct
CHC Christchurch
SYD Sydney
return from £287
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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.88 AUD
British Pound Sterling Australian Dollar
1 AUD = 0.54 GBP
Last checked on 17 September 2021
Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 38% more expensive in Sydney than in Christchurch.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 4% more expensive in Sydney than in Christchurch.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 55% more expensive in Sydney than in Christchurch.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Sydney is 15% cheaper than in Christchurch.

Christchurch airports
  • ( Christchurch International Airport (CHC)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
Sydney airports
  • ( Sydney Airport (Kingsford Smith Airport) (SYD)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
  • ( Rose Bay Spb (RSE)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
  • ( Palm Beach Spb (LBH)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Bankstown (BWU)
    How far from city centre: 13 miles
K Distance: 1329 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Christchurch to Sydney

😷 Is it safe to travel from Christchurch to Sydney during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Australia 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 can I find cheap flights from Christchurch to Sydney at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Christchurch to Sydney is 287£. 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 Sydney expensive to visit compared to Christchurch?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Sydney costs an average of 2.36 GBP, 56% more expensive than Christchurch, with a fare of 1.51 GBP, while train tickets costs 38% more in Sydney: 2.09 GBP against 1.51 GBP in Christchurch. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.47 GBP in Sydney, 4% more than the 10.04 GBP in Christchurch. The price of the coffee is around 16% cheaper in Sydney, with an average of 2.12 GBP, while in Christchurch the coffee costs 2.53 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Christchurch to Sydney?
The most popular months to book a trip from Christchurch to Sydney are January, February and March, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Christchurch to Sydney?
The best time of the year to go to Sydney when flying from Christchurch depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, March is the top 1º month to fly to Sydney 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, August, September and July are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Christchurch -  Sydney.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Christchurch to Sydney?
The total flight time between Christchurch and Sydney is of around 03:30 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,162 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Sydney 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 ,Sydney's temperatures can go up to 36.63 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 2.8 ºC in Sydney, compared to the -2.38 ºC average degrees reported in Christchurch. During the winter period, Christchurch can register 2.3 mm precipitation, while Sydney have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Christchurch and Sydney?
The main airport route flying between Christchurch and Sydney is: Christchurch International Airport (CHC) to Sydney Airport (Kingsford Smith Airport) (SYD). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Emirates.
  • Air New Zealand.
  • Qantas Airways.
Airlines with indirect flights from Christchurch to Sydney are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Christchurch to Sydney are:
  • Virgin Australia, stoping in Brisbane for 145 minutes minimun.
  • Emirates, with 165 minutes scale in Auckland.
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