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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
8% Trains are 8% more expensive in Christchurch than in Invercargill.
Invercargill £1.25
Christchurch £1.35
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
39% The average meal is 39% more expensive in Christchurch than in Invercargill.
Invercargill £8.69
Christchurch £12.07
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 2.08 NZD
1 NZD = 0.49 GBP
Last checked on 16 June 2024
Distance: 288 miles
Invercargill airports
Invercargill (IVC) How far from city centre: 2 miles
Christchurch airports
Christchurch International Airport (CHC) How far from city centre: 6 miles

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Invercargill to Christchurch

How long does the flight take to go from Invercargill to Christchurch?
The total flight time between Invercargill and Christchurch is of around 01:20 hours on average, considering an average distance of 465 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 Invercargill to Christchurch at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Invercargill to Christchurch. Considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys, our search engine works to provides always the best price with the best conditions.
Is Christchurch expensive to visit compared to Invercargill?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Christchurch costs an average of 1.69 GBP, 12% cheaper than Invercargill, with a fare of 1.93 GBP, while train tickets costs 8% more in Christchurch: 1.35 GBP against 1.25 GBP in Invercargill. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 12.07 GBP in Christchurch, 39% more than the 8.69 GBP in Invercargill. The price of the coffee is around 5% cheaper in Christchurch, with an average of 2.60 GBP, while in Invercargill the coffee costs 2.73 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Invercargill to Christchurch?
The most popular months to book a trip from Invercargill to Christchurch are December, September and July, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Invercargill to Christchurch?
The best time of the year to go to Christchurch when flying from Invercargill 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 Christchurch from Invercargill in terms of searches from our customer, followed by February and January. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, April, May and June are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Invercargill - Christchurch.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Invercargill to Christchurch?
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 Invercargill. 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 Christchurch compared to Invercargill?
While in Invercargill the temperatures can reach an average of 27.16 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 mm ,Christchurch's temperatures can go up to 30.0 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.38 ºC in Christchurch, compared to the -6.14 ºC average degrees reported in Invercargill. During the winter period, Invercargill can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Christchurch have an average of 2.3 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Invercargill and Christchurch?
The main airport route flying between Invercargill and Christchurch is: Invercargill (IVC) to Christchurch International Airport (CHC). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Air New Zealand.
  • Singapore Airlines.
  • Qantas Airways.
Which are the airlines with flights from Invercargill to Christchurch?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Invercargill to Christchurch are:
  • Air New Zealand.
Flight Duration 1 h and 20 m Flights between Invercargill and Christchurch take, on average, 1 h and 20 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Departing Airport Invercargill The airport Invercargill is the departure airport operating flights between Invercargill and Christchurch
Arriving Airport Christchurch International Airport Flights departing Invercargill with Christchurch as destination arrive at Christchurch International Airport
High season December According to search data from our customers, December is the busiest time to fly from Invercargill to Christchurch

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