Christchurch International Airport (CHC)

Christchurch International Airport is located 12 kilometres northwest of central Christchurch.



30 Durey Rd,
Christchurch Airport,
Christchurch 8053,
New Zealand
Tel: +64 3-353 7777




Taxis from Christchurch Airport into the city usually take 15 – 20 minutes.


Shuttle Bus Services

Shuttle bus services operate from Christchurch Airport to various destinations in Christchurch. Travel time is usually between 20 and 30 minutes to central Christchurch.


Public Buses

There are also public bus services operated by Metro between Christchurch Airport and the city which take approximately 25 minutes. There are also a number of bus and coach services that operate between Christchurch Airport and the city centre.


Short and Long Term Parking

There are 2 car parks, one covered and the other uncovered, offering both short and long term car parking.

For more information on fees and conditions, visit the Christchurch Airport's Parking page.


Restaurants & Shopping

There is a bar and a variety of cafes located within the domestic and international terminals. The airport has 35 stores offering travellers a variety of shopping options from duty free to souvenirs.


Accommodation near the Airport

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Car Hire

Car hire is available from Christchurch airport from the following rental car companies: