Melbourne to Christchurch Flights

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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Christchurch

Melbourne to Christchurch Flight Information

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Melbourne to Christchurch Flight Schedule

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Arrival
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EK5327

Emirates

06:50

MEL

12:20

CHC

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06:55

MEL

12:15

CHC

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07:20

MEL

12:40

CHC

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07:45

MEL

13:05

CHC

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08:45

MEL

15:05

CHC

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09:05

MEL

14:30

CHC

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09:15

MEL

14:40

CHC

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10:55

MEL

16:20

CHC

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12:00

MEL

17:25

CHC

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CA5122

Air China

17:55

MEL

23:25

CHC

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18:00

MEL

23:20

CHC

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18:30

MEL

23:50

CHC

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18:35

MEL

23:55

CHC

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18:45

MEL

23:59

CHC

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18:55

MEL

00:20

CHC

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19:00

MEL

00:20

CHC

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19:35

MEL

01:00

CHC

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20:05

MEL

01:30

CHC

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23:55

MEL

05:10

CHC

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Flights from Melbourne to Christchurch International Airport (CHC)

31 Jul, 23:55 - 2 Aug, 21:05
JQ | Jetstar Airways
3h 15m
MEL - CHC
Nonstop
AU$270
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9 Sep, 09:15 - 16 Sep, 21:05
NZ | Air New Zealand
3h 30m
MEL - CHC
Nonstop
AU$436
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20 Jul, 06:50 - 26 Jul, 21:05
QF | Qantas Airways
3h 30m
MEL - CHC
Nonstop
AU$448
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20 Jul, 06:50 - 26 Jul, 13:10
EK | Emirates
3h 30m
MEL - CHC
Nonstop
AU$645
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29 Jul, 23:55 - 2 Aug, 21:05
JQ | Jetstar Airways
3h 15m
MEL - CHC
Nonstop
AU$270
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Prices shown are for 1 adult ticket including taxes & fees.(As ticket fares can change frequently, these advertised prices are for reference only. The actual prices will be shown at time of booking.)

Flight from Melbourne (MEL) To Christchurch (CHC)

Christchurch is the capital of New Zealand’s South Island and is the country’s third largest city. Inhabited by Anglo-Saxons in the mid-nineteenth century. The heritage derived from this long history gets reflected in the beautiful architecture of the time. The buildings dot the city along with many parks which have given the city the moniker ‘Garden City’.

Tip: If it’s your first time visiting Christchurch, then book the bus tour. It is a far cry from other bus tours, and you’ll get to see more than you expect.

Landing in Christchurch (CHC)

All passengers flying in from Melbourne to Christchurch will arrive at Christchurch International Airport (CHC) which is around 10km from the city centre. You will find several taxi companies, shuttle services, and city buses to take you to the city from Christchurch airport. Passengers looking to fly from Melbourne Airport have a range of airlines to choose from. Air New Zealand offers direct flights to Christchurch, which typically takes 3.5 hours to complete. If you do not mind a connecting flight, then other airlines to consider include Qantas Airways and Singapore Airlines.

Tip: Christchurch International Airport does not allow passengers to sleep at the airport if you are waiting for an early morning flight. Be sure to make your hotel bookings accordingly.

The City’s Sights

There are many reasons to visit Christchurch and the city appeals to a large variety of sensibilities and preferences. If you are a history buff, then head to the Canterbury Museum. The museum has a wide range of collections that includes information on native animals, Japanese tattoo art, early New Zealand history, and even Antarctica. One of the more impressive displays is a recreation of a street from the time of the first settlers. A great way to explore the heart of the city is to use the trams. That’s right, Christchurch has quaint trams that allow you to hop on and off and see the city at your own pace. The trams have a total of 16 stops, and one is never too far away.

For a break from the hustle and bustle of a large city, head to the Christchurch Botanical Gardens located in the heart of the town. The gardens are home to native trees, flowering gardens, native blooms, and several plant conservatories.

One of the best ways to take in the sights of Christchurch is to walk along the banks of the Avon River. The river meanders through the city on its journey to the Pacific Ocean. You will see Locals River punting, and it also gives you a chance to visit the architecturally valuable buildings.

Tip: If you want to pick up some souvenirs before heading out or want to people watch at a café, then New Regent Street is a perfect choice.

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Roundtrip vs One-Way Flights from Melbourne to Christchurch

There is usually no major price difference between buying a roundtrip flight versus a one-way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one-way flight from Melbourne to Christchurch. However, booking a roundtrip flight is a simpler process. You can compare roundtrip and one-way flights by using our flight comparison tool.

Travel from Melbourne to Christchurch

Christchurch attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Planning a trip from Melbourne to Christchurch is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online.

A Trip to Remember

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