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The distance between Christchurch and Sydney is 2128 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Emirates, and Virgin Australia Airlines. Christchurch and Sydney have 217 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Sydney, consider visiting Sydney Opera House, and Blue Mountains.

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Australia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Australia – 11/2022
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Most travelers from New Zealand can enter Sydney, SYD, but there are restrictions.

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  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
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  • Visa is not required
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in public

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Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Australia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Christchurch to Sydney?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Christchurch and Sydney takes around 3.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Christchurch and Sydney?
The flight distance between Christchurch and Sydney is 2128 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Christchurch and Sydney?
Several carriers operate flights between Christchurch and Sydney. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Emirates, Air New Zealand, Qantas.
What are the most popular routes to and from Christchurch?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Christchurch and Auckland, Melbourne, Wellington, Gold Coast, Manila, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Denpasar, Perth, Ho Chi Minh City, Brisbane, Bangkok, London, Queenstown, Phuket City, Cebu, Napier, Rotorua, Adelaide, Palmerston North.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sydney?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sydney and Melbourne, Auckland, Denpasar, Singapore, Brisbane, Bangkok, Gold Coast, London, Kathmandu, Manila, Perth, Adelaide, Kuala Lumpur, Darwin, Ho Chi Minh City, Tokyo, Ballina, Phuket City, New Delhi, Cairns.
What airports are near Christchurch?
The main airport in Christchurch is Christchurch International. It is also served by Christchurch International, Timaru, Hokitika.
What airports are near Sydney?
The main airport in Sydney is Sydney. It is also served by Canberra, Newcastle, Bathurst, Illawarra Regional, Orange.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Christchurch and Sydney?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Christchurch and Sydney thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Christchurch and Sydney can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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