The cheapest times to fly from CHC to OMA are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 27th (except the week of May 14th)
  • October 8th to December 2nd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CHC to OMA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $3196 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1063 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Omaha

Flying from Christchurch (CHC) to Omaha, NE (OMA) will usually cost between $1072 to $2165 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1121. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2477. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1356 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1479 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHC to OMA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CHC to OMA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CHC to OMA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CHC to OMA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Christchurch. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OMA, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into CHC. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Omaha, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Christchurch. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $236 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1375. Return trip prices are from the OMA to CHC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CHC to OMA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking CHC to OMA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from CHC to OMA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (CHC > LAX > OMA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1216
  • Average savings: $264 (17.82%)

See CHC to SYD flights

Hack #2: Sydney (CHC > SYD > OMA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1227
  • Average savings: $253 (17.07%)

See CHC to LAX flights

Hack #3: Auckland (CHC > AKL > OMA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1282
  • Average savings: $197 (13.32%)

See CHC to AKL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CHC to OMA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, EVA Air, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Eppley Airfield Airport to Christchurch International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8150 miles or 13116 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CHC to OMA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHC to OMA flight is about 15 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Christchurch and Omaha, NE?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from CHC to OMA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CHC
Origination airport name Christchurch International Airport
City Christchurch
Country New Zealand
Latitude -43.5
Longitude 172.5

Return Airport

Destination code OMA
Destination airport name Eppley Airfield Airport
City Omaha, NE
Country the United States
Latitude 41.3
Longitude -95.9


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