What is the flight duration from Melbourne to Christchurch?
On average there are 5 flights flying direct each day from Melbourne to Christchurch. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.
The fastest direct flight from Melbourne (AVV) to Christchurch (CHC) has a duration of 3 hours 10 minutes.
A distance of 1,496 miles / 2,407 km.
Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Melbourne, Australia and Christchurch, New Zealand? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 3 hours 19 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.
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Christchurch, New Zealand time is 2 hours ahead of Melbourne, Australia
Date and time in Melbourne, Australia:
20:36 Fri, 20 Sep, 2019,
Melbourne Timezone: AEST (+10:00)
Date and time in Christchurch, New Zealand:
22:36 Fri, 20 Sep, 2019,
Auckland Timezone: NZST (+12:00)
Advice on ways to combat jet lag gained from flying between Melbourne and Christchurch
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Whether you’re flying to Christchurch for a family holiday, business trip, romantic getaway or just curious to know the flight duration from Melbourne, Australia to Christchurch, New Zealand the duration of the flight can be a major factor in the planning of your break. Christchurch can be a great holiday destination for exploring, seeing the amazing sites and spending time with the family. We have sourced the latest deals on flights and hotels in the Christchurch to help you plan your trip.