Flights from Rotorua

Rotorua Airport invites travellers from all of New Zealand's major cities to experience the region's natural beauty and Maori heritage. When you're ready to move on, use Skyscanner's flexible search to find the cheapest flight deals from Rotorua to your next destination.


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Rotorua Airport


Rotorua Regional Airport receives domestic flights to and from Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch with Air New Zealand Link. Sunair also offers commuter flights to Gisborne and North Shore, and charter and scenic flights make use of the runways when not in use.


The small terminal has limited facilities for passengers to use before their flights, including a cafe, a shop and free Wi-Fi internet access. Business facilities are also available. The airport is 6km from Rotorua city centre, and can be reached by bus (Baybus number 10), taxi or driving along Te Ngae Road.


Popular destinations from Rotorua Airport


Auckland is the closest big city to Rotorua, only 45 minutes away by air. Experience the best the city has to offer by heading up the Sky Tower, exploring Auckland Domain and taking in the views of Waitemata Harbour, or head out to the Waiheke Island vineyards.


Wellington is another fascinating city break, just over an hour's flight from Rotorua. Ride the iconic Wellington Cable Car up to Kelburn or head up Mount Victoria for panoramic city views, then back down to sample the menus and craft beer in a city with more restaurants and bars per capita than New York.


Christchurch is another city that's always worth revisiting, especially to see the remarkable rebuilding that's taken place following the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes. Makeshift solutions such as the Re:Start shipping container mall and Cardboard Cathedral have become world-famous landmarks, and the Quake City museum is also a must visit.


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Please note: all information is correct as of January, 2017.

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