Christchurch Airport Arrivals CHC

CHC Arrivals today

Address: 30 Durey Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
Phone: +64 3-353 7777

Airport codes
IATA airport code: CHC
ICAO airport code: NZCH

Christchurch international airport arrivals

Christchurch International Airport is located on the south island of the country of New Zealand. It is situated west of the city of Christchurch, which is located on the east coast. You can be there in 20 minutes by car from the city center. This is of course possible by taxi (55 NZD) but also in a rental car from Avis, Europcar, Hertz or Budget. There are also CHC airport arrivals by bus. It takes a little longer by bus, but it is a lot cheaper.


There is 1 terminal for international and domestic flights. Christchurch domestic arrivals have a separate area for the departure and arrival and baggage reclaim area. Christchurch flight arrivals lounges and gates are located on floor 1.



There are 3 runways of different types. 1 is short and grass, 1 is only 5,700 feet and the longest is 10,800 feet. The latter is largely used for passenger and cargo Christchurch airport arrivals.

Destinations and airlines

Many Christchurch arrivals are of domestic origin such as Auckland and Wellington. These flights are mostly with Air New Zealand, Jetstar and Sounds Air. The first 2 also offer Christchurch arrivals from Australia with destinations as Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney. The emerging destinations are Singapore, China (Guangzhou) and Hong Kong. Last year there were 6,931,441 passenger movements. That was accompanied by 97,000 CHC arrivals.