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Travelers usually depart from Melbourne, Avalon, Essendon, or Melbourne-Southern Cross when they travel from Melbourne to Christchurch. The most popular airlines for this route are Singapore Airlines, Fiji Airways, Qantas, Air New Zealand, and Jetstar Airways. Melbourne and Christchurch have 33 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Singapore AirlinesSIASQYesNo
Fiji AirwaysFJIFJYesNo
QantasQFAQFYesNo
Air New ZealandANZNZYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
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Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Melbourne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Melbourne and Sydney, Denpasar, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Cairns, Perth, Manila, Bangkok, Auckland, Hobart, Adelaide, Ho Chi Minh City, Phuket City, Ahmedabad, New Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, City of Launceston, Kathmandu, Proserpine.
What are the most popular routes to and from Christchurch?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Christchurch and Auckland, Kuala Lumpur, Wellington, Singapore, Manila, Sydney, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Phuket City, London, Palmerston North, Phnom Penh, Cebu, Napier, Hobart, Seoul, Darwin, New Delhi.
Which airports are there in Melbourne?
Melbourne is mainly served by Melbourne. But there are other airports nearby, including Avalon, Essendon, Melbourne Moorabbin Airport.
What airports are near Melbourne?
The main airport in Melbourne is Melbourne. It is also served by Warrnambool.
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 Melbourne and Christchurch?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Melbourne and Christchurch thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Melbourne and Christchurch can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Melbourne and Christchurch?
Currently, you can fly between Melbourne and Christchurch with Singapore Airlines, Fiji Airways, Qantas, Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways.
When's the best time to travel between Melbourne and Christchurch?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Melbourne and Christchurch, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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