Christchurch Airport Reviews


Christchurch Airport Reviews

Christchurch International Airport (IATA: CHC, ICAO: NZCH) is the main airport that serves Christchurch, New Zealand.

The Christchurch Airport is located 12 kilometers to the northwest of the city center, in the suburb of Harewood. Christchurch (Harewood) Airport officially opened on 18 May 1940 and became New Zealand’s first international airport on 16 December 1950.

Christchurch Airport is the second busiest airport in New Zealand after Auckland by both annual passengers and aircraft movements. Christchurch is one of only two New Zealand airports (the other being Auckland) capable of handling Boeing 777 and Boeing 747 aircraft in regular service.


Antarctic Attraction – Travel to Antarctica without traveling all the way to Antarctica! The International Antarctic Center has penguin encounters and Hagglund terrain vehicle rides. Location: across from from the airport terminal
ATMs / Cash Machines – Yes, located throughout the terminal. Selected machines dispense Australian dollars and New Zealand dollars.
Currency Exchange – Travelex is located on the Ground Floor in the Check-in Hall. Hours: open for all International flights.
Food / Dining – There is a 24-hour food and beverages concession at this airport:
»Landside: Log White Cafe (open 24 hours – International Terminal)
KidZone – Play area for kids (to age 6). Location: Domestic Terminal, Landside, ground floor
Luggage Storage – Available
Showers – Free showers are available. For a fee of $5 (+$5 refundable deposit) you will be provided with soap and towel. Location: International Arrivals Hall, landside, washrooms,
Time Out and Time Zone – Three family entertainment centres with interactive games are located in the domestic and international terminals. Fun for the whole family. Location: Domestic Terminal – landside, ground floor. International Terminal – airside, first floor and landside, ground floor. Hours: open 24 hours
Internet: Free WiFi is available at the Christchurch airport. Connect to the “CIAL_Free_WiFi” network. Internet kiosks are available in the International departures and arrivals halls (landside) and the International departures lounge (airside).

Airport Hours:
Open 24 hours

Christchurch Airport Official Website

Christchurch Airport Map

Christchurch Airport Weather Forecast

Forecast for Christchurch_International_Airport

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Forecast for Christchurch_International_Airport  Precip. Temp. Wind speed
24.07.2017 22–24 Clear sky 0 mm 6 °C Gentle breeze from West-southwest 4 m/s
25.07.2017 00–06 Fair 0 mm 5 °C Light breeze from West-southwest 3 m/s
06–12 Clear sky 0 mm 1 °C Light breeze from West 2 m/s
12–18 Clear sky 0 mm 10 °C Light breeze from North-northwest 2 m/s
18–24 Clear sky 0 mm 6 °C Light breeze from West-northwest 3 m/s
26.07.2017 00–06 Fair 0 mm 3 °C Light breeze from West-northwest 3 m/s
06–12 Fair 0 mm 2 °C Light breeze from West-northwest 3 m/s
12–18 Cloudy 0 mm 11 °C Light breeze from North 2 m/s
18–24 Cloudy 0 mm 10 °C Moderate breeze from North-northeast 6 m/s
27.07.2017 00–06 Cloudy 0 mm 8 °C Gentle breeze from North-northeast 4 m/s
06–12 Rain 1 mm 7 °C Light breeze from North-northwest 3 m/s
12–18 Heavy rain 5 mm 9 °C Gentle breeze from South-southwest 5 m/s
18–24 Rain 3 mm 6 °C Gentle breeze from South-southwest 4 m/s
28.07.2017 00–06 Rain 4 mm 5 °C Gentle breeze from South-southwest 5 m/s
06–12 Rain 2 mm 4 °C Moderate breeze from Southwest 7 m/s
12–18 Rain showers 2 mm 5 °C Moderate breeze from Southwest 7 m/s
18–24 Cloudy 0 mm 3 °C Gentle breeze from Southwest 5 m/s
29.07.2017 00–06 Partly cloudy 0 mm 2 °C Moderate breeze from West-southwest 6 m/s
06–12 Partly cloudy 0 mm 1 °C Gentle breeze from West-southwest 4 m/s
12–18 Fair 0 mm 7 °C Gentle breeze from Southwest 5 m/s
18–24 Clear sky 0 mm 3 °C Light breeze from West-southwest 2 m/s