The cheapest times to fly from OOL to CHC are

  • January 15th to March 18th
  • May 14th to June 17th
  • August 6th to September 16th
  • October 29th 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 OOL to CHC is mid February. Prices can be as high as $669 for Monday flights during mid December, or as low as $177 for Saturday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Christchurch

Flying from Gold Coast (OOL) to Christchurch (CHC) will usually cost between $183 to $522 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $241. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $520. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $279 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $312 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OOL to CHC flight.

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

OOL to CHC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OOL to CHC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Gold Coast. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Christchurch, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Gold Coast. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $107 (27%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $265. Return trip prices are from the CHC to OOL 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 OOL to CHC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 40 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, China Eastern, Emirates, Jetstar, LATAM, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Christchurch International Airport to Gold Coast Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1495 miles or 2406 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OOL to CHC flight is about 3 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Gold Coast and Christchurch?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from OOL to CHC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code OOL
Origination airport name Gold Coast Airport
City Gold Coast
Country Australia
Latitude -28.2
Longitude 153.5

Return Airport

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


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