Flights from Christchurch to Adelaide

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$472 ONE WAY
QF Airlines

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Route information for flights from Christchurch to Adelaide

Cheapest one-way price for the current month from $472*
Cheapest one-way price over next 6 months from $375*
Cheapest month April 2024
Most expensive month April 2024
Average flight time 6h 35m

Adelaide Guide

Compare Cheap Christchurch to Adelaide Flights

If business calls you to South Australia or if you’re planning an all-inclusive family holiday, look for cheap flights from Auckland to Adelaide on Webjet. Enjoy the plethora of outdoor activities as well as the historical elements encompassing the city as you explore attractions such as the Adelaide Gaol, Tree-Climb adventure park, or simply spread out and relax on Glenelg Beach. No matter how you choose to spend your time, start your trip off with more money in your pocket by booking return flights from Auckland to Adelaide with Webjet.

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The Best Time to Visit Adelaide

Autumn temperatures in Adelaide range from 10-21°C (50-70°F). The cooler weather, colour changing foliage and drier weather attract large crowds from all over the world. Rugby fans come in droves during March to catch a game in the Adelaide Oval. Colder winters drive the temperatures down and the crowds away. If you don’t mind the brisk 4-15°C (40-60°F) days, winter is a great time to find cheap flights from Auckland to Adelaide. The rising temperatures in spring bring bigger crowds and higher lodging rates. Warm days range between 4-21°C (40-70°F) and experience fewer rains than winter. Summer brings plenty of sunshine and warmer weather. Daily temperatures range between 10-26°C (50-80°F) but it’s the late summer grape harvests and winery tours that attract locals and visitors alike.


Departing From Christchurch

Qantas and Air New Zealand offer the shortest flights from Christchurch Airport (CHC) to Adelaide Airport (ADL). Their seven and a half hour flights include one stopover in Melbourne or Sydney. 

Getting to Christchurch International Airport

Taxis and Uber can get you to the airport from the city centre in 15 minutes with light traffic. Expect to pay $45 NZD for the one-way fare. The cheapest airport transfer is via the metro bus. The Purple line and route 29 buses will get you to the airport in about 20 minutes and will cost $8.50 NZD per ticket. You can also reserve a ride on the Super Shuttle that runs 24/7. The ride-sharing shuttle is great for large groups. Single travellers will pay $25 NZD but if you’re in a group, each additional passenger is only $8 NZD.

Parking at Christchurch International Airport

You won’t have to break the bank to leave your car at the airport. Simply pre-book your slot, park, and go. Christchurch Airport has four quick and convenient parking options to choose.

Where to Park at Christchurch International Airport

Each of Christchurch Airports car parks offer secure, 24 hour monitoring with close access to the terminals.
•    Short Stay: Ideal for overnight trips and weekend holidays. This uncovered lot is an easy 3-minute walk to the terminals. Daily rates in the Short Stay lot start at $27 NZD.
•    Long Stay: Perfect for longer holidays or International traveling. Daily rates for Long Stay start at $27 NDZ and you can take the short 5-minute walk to the terminals.
•    Orchard Road Park: The cheapest parking option at Christchurch airport. Daily rates start at $22 NZD
•    Craddocks: Offering covered and uncovered storage, the Craddocks also includes on demand shuttle service to the terminals. Daily parking rates start at $80 NZD for covered slots and $60 NZD for uncovered storage. Pre-book your slot prior to arriving for added savings.

Arriving in Adelaide

You will only need your New Zealand passport to clear Immigration and Customs. You can apply for your travel visa after arrival.

How to Get from Adelaide Airport to Your Adelaide Hotel or Accommodation

A taxi from Adelaide Airport (ADL) to the city centre should take about 15 minutes. The one-way fare will cost about $27 AUD ($28 NZD). Uber is also available. The one-way fare from the airport to the CBD will cost $23 AUD ($24 NZD).  Public transportation on Adelaide Metro’s JetExpress double decker bus will get you from the airport to the city centre and has storage for luggage. The Shuttle bus is available to take passengers from Adelaide Airport (ADL) to the city centre or nearby hotel for $10 AUD ($11 NZD) each way.


Things To Do in Adelaide

Sink into the dark past of notorious and dangerous criminals housed at the Adelaide Gaol. Watch your back as you tour the hallways and cells of South Australia's first inmates to experience what life was like behind bars for almost 300,000 prisoners who once called Adelaide Gaol home. Be a monkey for the day at Adelaide’s only nature-based aerial adventure park-TreeClimb. The educational adventure park offers 7 elevated tree top courses that include zip lines all set within Kurrangga Park in the Adelaide City Park Lands. Spread out and enjoy the sunshine at Glenelg Beach. The popular beach is known for stunning sunsets, bustling shops, sidewalk cafés, and tons of family-friendly entertainment. Immerse yourself in Australian Aboriginal heritage at Adelaide’s, South Australian Museum. The museum hosts a giant squid, authentic Egyptian mummy, and a working bee colony.