Flights to Christchurch (CHC)

Cheap Flights to Christchurch Airport

Christchurch International Airport services the New Zealand city of the same name and is located just over 7 miles from the city center in the suburb of Harewood. CHC is the second busiest airport in the nation and became the country's first international airstrip in late 1950.  Over a dozen carriers service CHC, including national, regional, and major airlines such as:

  • Emirates
  • Air New Zealand
  • Qantas
  • Jetstar Airways

Popular Routes to Christchurch Airport

You can fly to CHC from at least a dozen departure cities in U.S. for under $1000 roundtrip, including Pacific neighbor Hawaii and major cities throughout the mainland portion of the country.   Check out these flights to Christchurch from the U.S. on Skyscanner today.

See What's Beyond Christchurch Airport

Nearly 400,000 people call Christchurch home, making it the third-largest city in the nation. The city, which straddles the banks of the Avon River and is located on South Island's east coast, is filled with places for travelers to visit, such as the Christchurch Art Gallery, St. James Park, and the Christchurch Botanical Gardens. The city is also close to popular New Zealand ski areas, making it the perfect place to visit all year long.  The area was first settled over 800 years ago, and became an official city in the mid 1850s. There are several sports teams that call the city home, including hockey, basketball, and rugby organizations.

Transportation from Christchurch Airport

State Highway 1 will get you to and from the airport by car or bus and several shuttle services operate out of the airport as well as local taxi companies. Rental car pickup is easy, and to find out about rates you can click on the Skyscanner car rental search tab.


Cheap Flights to Christchurch Airport

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Need to find a Hotel in the Christchurch area?

Christchurch has hotels available in a variety of price ranges and with amenities for business, family, and romantic getaway travelers. Check out hotels in Christchurch on the Hotels tab of any page.

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