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Christchurch Flight Information

Traveling FromWellington
Origin Airport IATA CodeWLG
Traveling ToChristchurch
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHC
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FAQs about flights from Wellington to Christchurch

Is there a direct flight between Wellington and Christchurch?

We realise you'd like to have as much time as you can to enjoy your well-earned break. Fly directly between Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) and Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) and that's precisely what you'll get. Have a look at Air New Zealand and Jetstar — these are a couple of the 2 airlines that operate nonstop flights on this route.

How long is a direct flight from Wellington to Christchurch?

You'll be in the air for around 1 hour and 2 minutes when flying the 186 miles between Wellington and Christchurch. However, if you're blessed with good weather, you could get there in just 50 minutes. If you want a direct flight, you'll find some of the best deals with Air New Zealand or EVA Air.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Christchurch due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Christchurch booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Wellington to Christchurch flights?

If you're jetting from Wellington to Christchurch, you'll most likely be taking off from Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) and stepping off the plane at Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.).

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Wellington to Christchurch?

After awesome airline food? How about friendly service? While you'll find numerous airlines travelling from Wellington to Christchurch, choosing one of these reliable air carriers will ensure you start your well-deserved break on the right foot.

  • Air New Zealand with 954 flights every month.
  • EVA Air with 599 flights every month.
  • Qantas with 402 flights every month.
  • Etihad Airways with 364 flights every month.
  • Jetstar with 322 flights every month.
  • Fiji Airways with 254 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Wellington to Christchurch?

Booking a trip from Wellington to Christchurch is a breeze. With 28 daily flights to pick from, you can embark on your next big adventure any day of the year.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Save on Sundays. We found that tickets booked on a Sunday resulted in the best deal on average in 2019. However, Saturdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2019.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2019, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.