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Christchurch Airport Guide

At a Glance


Christchurch International Airport
Memorial Avenue, Christchurch
South Island, New Zealand

Departure Information

The main terminal is open to the public from 4:15am - 1:30am. Check-in counters are open 2 hours prior to departure.

Arrival Information

Baggage carousels are located in the Arrivals Hall. Information monitors display flight carousel numbers for baggage collection points.

Baggage Services is located in the Arrivals Hall, Ground floor.

Website Christchurch Airport Website

Transport Information

Parking Long and short term parking is available with our partner Airport Parking. Virgin Australia customers can save by booking your Airport Parking
Taxi Taxis are readily available from outside the terminal
Car Rentals Car hire desks located inside the terminal. Pre-book your rental and save.

Airport Facilities

Toilets Toilets are located throughout the airport, disabled toilet facilities are also available.
Baby Change Rooms Located throughout the airport
Internet Located on the ground floor and the first floor of the International terminal.
ATMs Located throughout the airport
Duty free Located within the airport
Currency Exchange Located throughout both terminals.

Guests requiring assistance can be escorted to and from departure/arrival gates. Ask a team member for assistance.


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