Christchurch to Brisbane By Air freight, Container ship or Road

See the best way to ship your freight from Christchurch, New Zealand to Brisbane, Australia by Air, Sea and Road. Compare transit times, frequency, emissions, sailing schedules and much more.

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Christchurch to Brisbane

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Air Freight

3h 40m, Every 1-2 days

110kg CO₂ (per 100kg)

Container Ship

6 days 1h, Every 1-2 weeks

279kg CO₂ (per TEU)

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Christchurch to Brisbane by Air freight

The quickest way to get from Christchurch to Brisbane by plane will take about 3h 40m and departs from Christchurch International Airport (CHC) and arrives into Gold Coast Airport (OOL). There are flights departing every 1-2 days on this route. Jetstar Airways is one of the carriers that operates regular services on this route with flights departing 2-4 times a week.

Quickest air route

Christchurch International Airport to Gold Coast Airport

Departs from

Departs from

3h 40m
Every 1-2 days
2,409 km
1,497 mi.
Direct
No stops

Estimated emissions

110kg CO₂ (per 100kg)

Operating carriersDeparture frequencyAircraft types
Carrier Identifier: JQJetstar Airways
2-4 times a weekAirbus A320
Carrier Identifier: NZAir New Zealand
1-2 times a weekAirbus A321neo+1 others
Carrier Identifier: QFQantasFreighter
2-4 times a dayBoeing 737-800 (winglets)+3 others
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Closest airports

Christchurch International Airport to Brisbane International Airport

Departs from

Departs from

3h 54m
1-2 times a day
2,501 km
1,554 mi.
Direct
No stops

Estimated emissions

125kg CO₂ (per 100kg)

Operating carriersDeparture frequencyAircraft types
Carrier Identifier: QFQantas
Every 1-2 daysBoeing 737-800 (winglets)
Carrier Identifier: NZAir New Zealand
Every 1-2 daysAirbus A321neo+1 others
Carrier Identifier: QFQantasFreighter
2-4 times a dayBoeing 737-800 (winglets)+6 others
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Most frequent

Christchurch International Airport to Sunshine Coast Airport

Departs from

Departs from

10h 58m
2-4 times a day
2,967 km
1,844 mi.
1 transfer
No stops

Estimated emissions

149kg CO₂ (per 100kg)

Operating carriersDeparture frequencyAircraft types
Carrier Identifier: QFQantas
1-2 times a dayBoeing 737-800 (winglets)+2 others
Carrier Identifier: JQJetstar Airways
2-4 times a weekAirbus A320+1 others
Carrier Identifier: QFQantas
Every 1-2 daysBoeing 737-800 (winglets)
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Air routes from Christchurch to Brisbane

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Christchurch to Brisbane by Container ship

The quickest way to get from Christchurch to Brisbane by ship will take about 6 days 1h and departs from Lyttelton (NZLYT) and arrives into Brisbane (AUBNE). There are vessels departing every 1-2 weeks on this route. MSC is one of the carriers that operates regular services on this route with vessels departing every 1-2 weeks.

Quickest ocean route

Lyttelton to Brisbane

Port of loading

Port of loading

6 days 1h
Every 1-2 weeks
2,519 km
1,565 mi.
Direct
1 stop

Estimated emissions

279kg CO₂ (per TEU)

Service LinesService TypeDeparture frequencyServicing Carriers
Carrier Identifier: MSCUZAO / Kiwi Express
DirectEvery 1-2 weeksMSC, Gold Star, ZIM
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Ocean routes from Christchurch to Brisbane

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