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The best prices from London to Christchurch are usually found in November or September, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Christchurch (CHC)

All the information you need to plan the best LON to CHC flight in 2022: compare London to Christchurch flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Christchurch.
LON - CHC
Price
£1,184 - £1,640
CHC
Temperature
6 - 17 °C
CHC
Rainfall
40 - 60 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£974

From London (LON) to Christchurch

One-way from

£868

One-way flight from London (LON) to Christchurch

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Christchurch?

To save on the cost of your flight from London to Christchurch, book at least 60 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 41% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £1,636 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £1,884.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Christchurch?

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Christchurch from London. Prices for November average £1,177 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £780. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a November flight can save you 14% on your journey compared to booking in December

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from London to Christchurch?

Users have found that flying from London to Christchurch on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Christchurch (LON - CHC)?

When flying from London to Christchurch, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 14% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from London to Christchurch in June, July 2022

The best prices found for LON to CHC flights in June, July
31 Jul - 8 Sep
£1,814pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
20 Jul - 4 Aug
£1,815pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
29 Jul - 5 Aug
£1,871pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

London to Christchurch 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch from London found for this year
25 Oct - 26 Feb
£946pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
25 Oct - 8 Nov
£951pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
2 Sep - 14 Sep
£956pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to Christchurch

Late deals on return flights to Christchurch from London, departing today and this week
6 Jul - 27 Jul
£2,339pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
6 Jul - 27 Jul
£2,353pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
6 Jul - 27 Jul
£2,376pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Christchurch from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Christchurch
17:55 - 19:55
Etihad Airways
2 stops
38h 00m
LHR - CHC
Etihad Airways
£868
StudentUniverse
15:35 - 05:40
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
25h 05m
LHR - CHC
Singapore Airlines
£879
StudentUniverse
05:00 - 20:30
British Airways
2 stops
28h 30m
LHR - CHC
British Airways
£930
DreamWorldTravel

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From London to Christchurch

What airport do you fly into for flights to Christchurch from London?

If you book a flight to Christchurch from London, you will be flying to Christchurch, which is the city’s only airport. Christchurch (CHC) is located 5.9 mi from the center of Christchurch. There are 0 flights from London to Christchurch per day from 12 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from London to Christchurch have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Singapore Airlines, Air New Zealand, and China Southern flying from London to Christchurch have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from London to Christchurch for under £1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Christchurch for under £1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £951, but on average you can expect to pay £1,007.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Christchurch for under £2,400?

There are currently 8+ open flights from London to Christchurch within the next 7 days for less than £2,400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from London to Christchurch round-trip?

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Christchurch, with prices starting at £957. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and Singapore Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at £1,157 and £1,188, respectively. You may be able to fly from London to Christchurch for 18% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from London to Christchurch one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Etihad Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £768. Singapore Airlines flights start at £879 while deals on British Airways start at £890 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London to Christchurch?

Consider British Airways, China Southern or Emirates when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from London to Christchurch.

What are the most popular routes from London to Christchurch?

Most travelers choose London Heathrow - Christchurch, London Gatwick - Christchurch or London Stansted - Christchurch when deciding on the best route from London to Christchurch.

What are the cheapest flights from London to Christchurch?

The cheapest flight price from London to Christchurch is £922. On average you can expect to pay £2,499. The most popular route, (London Heathrow - Christchurch), can usually be booked for £956.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Christchurch, New Zealand

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Christchurch from London?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London to Christchurch

Most visitors from London can enter Christchurch without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Christchurch.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering Christchurch.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.

Online Travel Declaration - Complete the Travel Declaration process to obtain a Travel Pass prior to arrival in New Zealand.

Request to Travel Form - Use this form if you have a critical reason to travel to New Zealand while the COVID-19 border restrictions are in place.


Do I need a test to fly back to London from Christchurch?

Returning to London from Christchurch

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Christchurch are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Christchurch are not required to quarantine after entering London.

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Alternative routes for London to Christchurch

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Christchurch

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from London to Christchurch.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.96
Average temperature for June in Christchurch
12.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in Christchurch
21.0 mm

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Airports servicing Christchurch

Top 10 airlines flying from London to Christchurch

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to Christchurch choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
China Southern
£625 £1,033 No cancel fee 69%
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Cathay Pacific
£698 £1,139 No cancel fee 72%
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Etihad Airways
£872 £1,044 No cancel fee 75%
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British Airways
£962 £1,264 No cancel fee 70%
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United Airlines
£985 £1,324 No cancel fee 69%
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SWISS
£1,006 £1,160 No cancel fee 79%
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Emirates
£1,008 £1,415 No cancel fee 75%
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Lufthansa
£1,022 £1,178 No cancel fee 76%
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Qantas Airways
£1,039 £1,347 No cancel fee 74%
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Singapore Airlines
£1,064 £1,340 No cancel fee 81%
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