Flights from Christchurch to Gold Coast

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$568 ONE WAY
JQ Airlines

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Route information for flights from Christchurch to Gold Coast

Cheapest one-way price for the current month from $568*
Cheapest one-way price over next 6 months from $190*
Cheapest month April 2024
Most expensive month April 2024
Average flight time 3h 35m

Gold Coast Guide

Compare Cheap Christchurch to Gold Coast Flights

The stomach dropping thrill rides at any of the theme parks in Gold Coast is sure to get your heart pumping. With theme parks like Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World, and Dream World, families and solo travellers can ride the rails for days. If nature is more your thing, Gold Coast is a natural wonder. Rainforests, thick jungle, natural bridges and waterfalls are at every turn in the National Parks. And avid beach goers and surfer’s flock to the sandy shores of Gold Coast to hit the waves and enjoy the sunshine. If you’re travelling to the Australian coast to fill up on any of these activities, look for cheap flights from Christchurch to Gold Coast on Webjet.

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The Best Time to Visit The Gold Coast

Summers in Gold Coast fall inside the wet season. Daily temperatures can get up to 28.4°C (83.1°F) and the likelihood an afternoon tropical storm is high.  But the rain and crazy weather do not deter passionate surfers from visiting. Autumn cools off a bit with daily highs only reaching 24.6°C (76.2°F). If you plan your travel after the Easter holiday, you can catch the best deals on your return flight from the Gold Coast to Christchurch. Autumn also sees a decrease in crowds making it a great time to see the sights, enjoy the rides, and spread out on the beaches. The sunny, dry days of winter see temperatures between 12.5 - 21.5°C (54.5 - 70.7°F). Crowds fill the beaches as spring approaches with warmer temperatures getting up to 25.4°C (77.7°F).


Departing From Christchurch

Jetstar offers a three-and-a-half-hour direct flight from Christchurch Airport (CHC) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL). Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, Qantas, and Emirates Air fly to Gold Coast in less than eight hours and include a stopover in Sydney (SYD).

Getting to Christchurch Airport

Taxis and Uber offer rides from the city centre to the airport for about $45 NZD. The cheapest airport transfer to Christchurch Airport from the city centre is on the Purple line or route 29 buses. The 20-minute ride costs $8.50 NZD per traveller. If you’re in a larger group, the Super Shuttle runs 24 hours a day and charges $25 NZD for the first passenger and $8 NZD for each additional member of your group.

Parking at Christchurch International Airport

Christchurch Airport has four convenient parking options to choose. Pre-booking your parking at any of the car parks can save time and money.

Where to Park at Christchurch International Airport

Each of the car parks at Christchurch Airport include 24 hour monitoring and are close to the terminals.
•    Short Stay: If you’re heading to Gold Coast for the weekend, the Short Stay Lot is a great choice. The uncovered lot is just a3-minute walk to the terminals. Daily start at $27 NZD.
•    Long Stay: If the thrills and surf at Gold Coast keep your away longer, choose the Long Stay car park. Daily rates start at $27 NDZ and the lot is only a 5-minute walk to the terminals.
•    Orchard Road Park: Budget-friendly parking is found on Orchard Road. Daily rates start at $22 NZD
•    Craddocks: If you’re looking for covered parking, the Craddocks is where to be. Daily parking rates start at $80 NZD for covered slots and $60 NZD for uncovered storage and include an on demand shuttle service to the terminals.


Arriving in Gold Coast

To hit the waves directly from Gold Coast Airport (OOL), catch the 777 bus Broadbeach South Tram station. From there take the G: link to Surfer’s Paradise. 

How to Get from Gold Coast Airport to Your Gold Coast Hotel or Accommodation

Taxis and Uber can be found at the taxi rank outside the arrivals area. One-way fare from the airport to the city centre will cost $50 AUD ($51 NZD) for a taxi while Uber charges $37 AUD ($38 NZD). The cheapest airport transfer is on the 777 bus. The 30-minute bus ride to Broadbeach South Tram station costs $9.20 AUD ($10 NZD).


Things To Do On The Gold Coast

Experience Australia’s largest theme park and zoo. Dreamworld has more than 40 rides including five massive rollercoasters. Trek along the paths of Springbrook National Park to experience stunning views and natural wildlife. See the beautiful waterfall, natural bridge, and enjoy the sounds of nature. For a bit of relaxation, shop ‘til you drop along Cavill Avenue. The street and pedestrian mall is in Surfers Paradise and is home to many local finds and big name brands. Experience dinner like never before at Dracula’s Cabaret. This renowned horror-themed cabaret dining experience serves 'Death by Chocolate' for dessert. Or, stretch out on one of the many beaches of Gold Coast for a day of surfing, snorkelling, swimming, or sunbathing- just remember to bring sunscreen and water. Check out Webjet's things to do hub to discover all the best activities on the Gold Coast.