Christchurch to Napier

Christchurch to Napier


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Transportation from Christchurch to Napier

  • Flights
    NZD 349.20
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Buses are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

How to get from Christchurch to Napier

When you want to get from Christchurch to Napier, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about NZD 350.75. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a flight as a flight ticket costs as low as NZD 302.39.

How far is Christchurch from Napier?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Christchurch to Napier. Your trip will be a total of 465 miles (748 km). The flying distance is 358 miles (575 km).

How long does it take to get from Christchurch to Napier?

The travel time from Christchurch to Napier can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 18 to 24 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Christchurch to Napier?

The cost of the trip from Christchurch to Napier varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Air New Zealand: travelling by flight expect to pay as low as NZD 302.39 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as NZD 350.75.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Christchurch to Napier:

  • Plane tickets - NZD 302.36 to NZD 350.62;
  • flight price: NZD 349.20 - NZD 349.20. From Christchurch to Napier starting from 14:40 Napier Airport until 14:40 Napier Airport

How many trips per day are there between Christchurch and Napier?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • 1 by flight from Christchurch to Napier starting from 14:40 Napier Airport until 14:40 Napier Airport
  • Flights from Christchurch to Napier depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Christchurch to Napier. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is NZD 302.36.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Christchurch to Napier
Air New Zealand

The most popular transport from Christchurch to Napier

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Christchurch to Napier? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% users took a plane.