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There are 5 ways to get from Kampala to Christchurch by plane, shuttle or bus

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Fly Entebbe to Christchurch

  1. Fly from Entebbe (EBB) to Christchurch (CHC)

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Shuttle to Jinja, fly to Christchurch

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Kampala to Jinja
  2. Fly from Jinja (JIN) to Christchurch (CHC)

Fly Entebbe to Hokitika, shuttle

  1. Fly from Entebbe (EBB) to Hokitika (HKK)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Kumara Township to Christchurch Central Bus Exchange

Fly Entebbe to Timaru, bus

  1. Fly from Entebbe (EBB) to Timaru (TIU)
  2. Take the bus from Washdyke to Christchurch

Fly Entebbe to Queenstown, bus

  1. Fly from Entebbe (EBB) to Queenstown (ZQN)
  2. Take the bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Canterbury Museum

Entebbe (EBB) to Christchurch (CHC) flights

The flight time between Entebbe (EBB) and Christchurch (CHC) is around 34h 50m and covers a distance of around 13772 km. This includes an average layover time of around 12h 35m. The fastest flight normally takes 26h 25m. Services are operated by Emirates, Jetstar, Flydubai and others. Typically 45 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
22h 14m
Layover time:
12h 35m
Total time:
34h 50m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
26h 25m
Flight distance:
13772 km
Flights per week:
45
Cheapest price:
$1,015
Carbon emissions:
2792 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
11:30
Last flight departs at:
22:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Entebbe (EBB) to Christchurch (CHC) flight schedules

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for New Zealand due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in New Zealand from June 9.

Some lockdown measures have been lifted in Uganda, starting May 4.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Uganda

Last updated: October 21 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kampala to Christchurch is to shuttle and fly which costs $650 - $2,400 and takes 42h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Kampala to Christchurch is to fly which costs $700 - $2,600 and takes 30h 21m.

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The distance between Kampala and Christchurch is 13791 km.

It takes approximately 30h 21m to get from Kampala to Christchurch, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Entebbe Airport to Christchurch Airport. The quickest flight takes 32h 25m and has two stopovers.

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Christchurch is 10h ahead of Kampala. It is currently 10:36 AM in Kampala and 8:36 PM in Christchurch.

Singapore Airlines, Qantas, Jetstar and four other airlines offer flights from Entebbe Airport to Christchurch Airport.

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There are 275+ hotels available in Christchurch. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kampala to Christchurch.
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  • Distance: 13791.1 km
  • Duration: 30h 21m

What companies run services between Kampala, Uganda and Christchurch, New Zealand?

Emirates, Jetstar and six other airlines fly from Kampala to Christchurch every 4 hours.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Entebbe to Christchurch via Johannesburg, Sydney
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,100
Flights from Entebbe to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
36h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,300
Flights from Entebbe to Christchurch via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
36h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,300
Flights from Entebbe to Hokitika via Dubai, Sydney, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
38h 45m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,300
Flights from Entebbe to Hokitika via Dubai, Brisbane, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
38h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,300
Flights from Entebbe to Hokitika via Dubai, Melbourne, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,200
Flights from Entebbe to Hokitika via Dubai, Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
38h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Entebbe to Hokitika via Dubai, Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
36h 37m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,400
Flights from Entebbe to Hokitika via Addis Ababa, Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
40h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Entebbe to Hokitika via Doha, Brisbane, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
43h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,700
Flights from Entebbe to Hokitika via Johannesburg, Sydney, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
35h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,100
Flights from Entebbe to Hokitika via Addis Ababa, Singapore Changi, Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
40h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Entebbe to Hokitika via Doha, Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
43h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Entebbe to Timaru via Dubai, Sydney, Wellington
Ave. Duration
41h 55m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,400
Flights from Entebbe to Timaru via Dubai, Auckland, Wellington
Ave. Duration
39h 47m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,500
Flights from Entebbe to Timaru via Doha, Sydney, Wellington
Ave. Duration
46h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,700
Flights from Entebbe to Timaru via Addis Ababa, Singapore Changi, Christchurch, Wellington
Ave. Duration
43h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Flights from Entebbe to Timaru via Johannesburg, Sydney, Christchurch, Wellington
Ave. Duration
37h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,200
Flights from Entebbe to Timaru via Doha, Melbourne, Wellington
Ave. Duration
2 days 2h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,700
Flights from Jinja to Christchurch via Entebbe, Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
38h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,300
Flights from Entebbe to Queenstown via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
36h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Entebbe to Christchurch via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
35h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,300
Flights from Entebbe to Christchurch via Dubai, Auckland
Ave. Duration
32h 37m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,400
Flights from Jinja to Christchurch via Entebbe, Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
38h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,200
Flights from Jinja to Christchurch via Entebbe, Dubai, Auckland
Ave. Duration
38h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,400
Flights from Entebbe to Queenstown via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
32h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,900
Flights from Entebbe to Queenstown via Dubai, Auckland
Ave. Duration
35h 7m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,500
Flights from Entebbe to Queenstown via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
41h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Entebbe to Christchurch via Addis Ababa, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
37h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Flights from Entebbe to Christchurch via Johannesburg, Sydney
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,100
Flights from Entebbe to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
36h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,300
Flights from Entebbe to Christchurch via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
36h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,300
Flights from Jinja to Christchurch via Entebbe, Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
38h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,300
Flights from Entebbe to Queenstown via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
35h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,900
Flights from Entebbe to Queenstown via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
36h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,000
Flights from Entebbe to Queenstown via Addis Ababa, Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
36h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,200
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Entebbe to Christchurch via Addis Ababa, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
37h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Jinja to Christchurch via Entebbe, Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
39h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,200
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Entebbe to Queenstown via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
35h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,900
Bus operators
East West Coaches
Phone
0800 142 622
Website
eastwestcoaches.co.nz
Shuttle from Kumara Township to Christchurch Central Bus Exchange
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
eastwestcoaches.co.nz
InterCity
Phone
+64 9 583 5780
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Washdyke to Christchurch
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
InterCity
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InterCity
Bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Canterbury Museum
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
InterCity
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InterCity
Pineapple Express
Email
pineappleexpressuganda@gmail.com
Website
entebbejinjashuttle.com
Shuttle from Kampala to Jinja
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
entebbejinjashuttle.com

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