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Cheap flights to Christchurch

If your next trip is to the magnificent city of Christchurch then you've come to the right place. Direct Flights offer cheap flights to Christchurch, New Zealand. Whether you are on holiday, visiting family or taking a business trip we have a range of flights to Christchurch for you to choose from.

Best rates on flights to Christchurch

At Direct Flights, our goal is to give our customers the cheapest flights to Christchurch as well as all parts of New Zealand and beyond. When you book a flight to Christchurch or anywhere in the world from Direct Flights we will work with you from the start to end. Our customer support service is available 24/7, all year long. We will help you find the best deals and the cheapest flight prices available.

Best time to fly to Christchurch

Peak season

The peak season in Christchurch is from December to February. This is the sunniest and the hottest time of the year. If you want to get away from the winter chills then this is the best time to visit Christchurch. During this period the sun shines till 9.30pm. Expect to see plenty of visitors during the peak season. The beaches are usually jam-packed and you may even be rubbing shoulders with others while soaking up the sun. Direct Flights will help you find cheap airfare even during peak season.

Shoulder Season

The shoulder season in Christchurch is September to November. Since its springtime, the temperatures are between 17 – 19 degrees Celsius. During this period you can get cheap flights to Christchurch. Our customer support service will update you with special deals on offer.

Off-Peak Season

During winter months the temperature drops drastically so do the airfares. Between June and August is when you get the lowest number of tourists. Due to the city's geographical position, Christchurch is referred to as a gateway to Antarctica. A five-hour plane ride will take you to Antarctica. If you are interested in exploring then this is a trip of a lifetime.

Domestic Flights

Direct Flights offer cheap domestic flights to Christchurch. Whether you are looking for a quick getaway or a long vacation we have the best deals.

International Flights

Direct Flights work with various airlines including Air New Zealand to offer you the best airfares and deals.

About Christchurch and other popular destinations

Christchurch is South Island's largest city in New Zealand. Filled to the brim with historic landmarks and attractions – it is a city worth visiting. Whether you are the outdoorsy type or a culture vulture Christchurch won't disappoint you.

Attractions in Christchurch

Avon River

The Avon River runs through the city center. It's a popular recreational waterway for visitors. Punting is quite popular here and you can even try kayaking and pedal boats are available for hire. Running, walking and cycling along the river is also a common sight.

Christchurch Botanic Garden

Located in the central city, the Christchurch Botanic Garden is sprawled across 20 hectares. Drifts of daffodils in spring, beautiful summer roses, stunning autumn leaves - the Christchurch Botanic Garden is a delight during every season.


The Christchurch International Airport (CHC)is the main airport in the city. It is the second busiest airport in the country and you will start and end your journey there. Air New Zealand and many more airlines function at the CHC.