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Cheap Flights to Christchurch from Melbourne

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Melbourne to Christchurch route information

Origin Airport Tullamarine
Destination Airport Christchurch Intl.
Airlines Serving Air New Zealand, Emirates, Jetstar, Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia
Flight Price AU$221
Distance 2,399 km



Cheap MEL to CHC Flights

  • Question : From Melbourne to Christchurch, which day is going to have the most flight times?
    Answer : With eight total flight time options, Saturday provides the most flexibility from MEL to CHC. The day with the least amount of options is Thursday with six different departures.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from Melbourne to Christchurch?
    Answer : The number does differ by the day of the week, but on average, you can expect seven different choice of flight times when you book. The average route departing Australia currently has eight different flight times per day, so expect fewer options than you're used to.
  • Question : How long does it take to fly from Melbourne to Christchurch?
    Answer : If you are flying on Jetstar, your flight will be about three hours and 15 minutes (don't forget, there is a time difference of two hours).
  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : Yes, you can change your departure or arrival date. If you want to save some funds in doing so, the lowest-cost day to fly in July is Thursday. You might think you're missing out leaving a day earlier, but we think that you are just adding those savings towards a future trip.
  • Question : How much time do people spend in Christchurch?
    Answer : The average time spent hanging out in Christchurch by passengers from Melbourne is one week.
  • Question : How long is the flight from MEL to CHC?
    Answer : Jetstar can get you there in three hours and 15 minutes. So, if you were to leave Melbourne at 12:10 AM AEST, you would get to Christchurch at 5:25 AM NZST. Just enough time to catch up on your television shows before you touch down (don't forget, there is a time change of two hours).
  • Question : What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
    Answer : The cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Christchurch is on Thursday. If you are trying to save a bit of cash on your next holiday look for flights on that day.

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Jan 16, 2019

Left on time. Arrived on time . Lovely staff. The perfect flight.

Sep 24, 2018

Baggage allowance for international flights should be increased from 23kgs to 30kgs.

Jun 5, 2018

Easy process to follow through to New Zealand Christchurch which made for a great beginning and end of my holiday

Mar 17, 2018

We were not sure whether food was complimentary. No clear advise so we did not eat any.

Feb 26, 2018

Reliable service