Sydney to Christchurch flights

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Departure Fri, 07 Aug Return Thu, 13 Aug
SYD Sydney
CHC Christchurch
return from £306
Departure Sun, 23 Aug Return Tue, 01 Sep
SYD Sydney
CHC Christchurch
return from £269
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.95 NZD
British Pound Sterling New Zealand Dollar
1 NZD = 0.52 GBP
Last checked on 08 August 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Christchurch are 30% cheaper than in Sydney.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Christchurch is 2% cheaper than a meal in Sydney.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Christchurch is 31% cheaper than in Sydney.

Regular cappuccino

A coffee in Christchurch costs roughly the same as in Sydney.

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
Christchurch airports
  • ( Christchurch International Airport (CHC)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
K Distance: 1329 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Sydney to Christchurch

How can I find cheap flights from Sydney to Christchurch at eDreams?
Our search engines have found flights from 269€ for the route Sydney - Christchurch. At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Christchurch expensive to visit compared to Sydney?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Christchurch costs an average of 1.54 GBP, 31% cheaper than Sydney, with a fare of 2.24 GBP, while train tickets costs 31% less in Christchurch: 1.70 GBP against 2.48 GBP in Sydney. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.24 GBP in Christchurch, 2% less than the 10.50 GBP in Sydney. The price of the coffee is around 4% more expensive in Christchurch, with an average of 2.40 GBP , while in Sydney the coffee costs 2.30 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Sydney to Christchurch?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Sydney to Christchurch are January, February and August.
When is the best time to travel from Sydney to Christchurch?
The best time of the year to go to Christchurch when flying from Sydney depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1 month to fly to  Christchurch from Sydney in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by February and March. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period August, May and July are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Sydney -  Christchurch.
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