Christchurch Airport Information

Christchurch International Airport (IATA code CHC) is the main airport that serves Christchurch, New Zealand. It is located 12 kilometres northwest of the city centre and was opened in 1953.

Christchurch International Airport is New Zealand’s second largest airport. 5,908,077 passengers travelled in and out of Christchurch International Airport from 1 July 2008 to 30 June 2009. The last year CIAL has experienced consistent, record growth in international passenger volumes. 

Airlines operating at Christchurch International Airport include:

  • Air Chathams
  • Air New Zealand
  • Air Nelson
  • Eagle Airways
  • Mount Cook Airline
  • Air Pacific
  • Emirates Airline
  • Jetstar Airways
  • Qantas
  • Virgin Blue operated by Pacific Blue
  • Singapore Airlines

For more on Christchurch International Airport please visit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christchurch_International_Airport