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The distance between Brisbane and Christchurch is 2500 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Qantas, Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways, and Virgin Australia Airlines. Brisbane and Christchurch have 47 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Number of flights69116-78
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Qantas on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Brisbane to Christchurch

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
QantasQFAQFYesNo
Air New ZealandANZNZYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Brisbane to Christchurch?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Brisbane and Christchurch takes around 3.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Brisbane and Christchurch?
The flight distance between Brisbane and Christchurch is 2500 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Brisbane and Christchurch?
Several carriers operate flights between Brisbane and Christchurch. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Qantas, Air New Zealand.
What are the most popular routes to and from Brisbane?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Brisbane and Proserpine, Sydney, Melbourne, Manila, Denpasar, Perth, Cairns, Bangkok, Hobart, Adelaide, Darwin, Auckland, Townsville, Ho Chi Minh City, City of Newcastle, Mackay, Phuket City, Seoul, Singapore, Canberra.
What are the most popular routes to and from Christchurch?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Christchurch and Auckland, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Wellington, Singapore, Manila, Sydney, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Gold Coast, Phuket City, London, Palmerston North, Phnom Penh, Cebu, Napier, Hobart, Seoul, Darwin, New Delhi.
Which airports are there in Brisbane?
Brisbane is mainly served by Brisbane. But there are other airports nearby, including Brisbane Archerfield Airport.
What airports are near Brisbane?
The main airport in Brisbane is Brisbane. It is also served by Gold Coast, Brisbane West Wellcamp, Sunshine Coast, Ballina Byron Gateway, Lismore.
What airports are near Christchurch?
The main airport in Christchurch is Christchurch International. It is also served by Christchurch International, Hokitika, Timaru.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Brisbane and Christchurch?
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