Flights from Tauranga

The northern town of Tauranga is well visited because of its waterside attractions, including wondrous beaches nearby and dolphin spotting tours out at sea. Whether you're a local looking to get away or a traveller who wants an extra town on their itinerary, knowing where to fly to from Tauranga can make your plans a lot easier.


By searching on Skyscanner for flights from Tauranga to 'everywhere', you can quickly see all the towns in New Zealand that you can fly to, with the cheapest airfares at the top of the list.


These prices may not be the very cheapest, however. If you're flexible with your dates, you can search by a whole month (or even the cheapest month of the year) to find when you can save money on your travels, putting that money towards making your trip even more special. 


Tauranga Airport


Tauranga Airport is just 6km from the town centre, making it easy for drivers to make their way to their flights. The majority of flights out of Tauranga Airport are with Air New Zealand or one of its subsidiaries.


There are currently no public transport options linking the city to the airport, but a taxi ride should take just five minutes. Expect to pay up to $35 for the trip. For those travelling with just hand luggage, it's possible to walk to the airport in around an hour.


A licensed cafe is available for departing passengers, selling a range of drinks, small meals, snacks and souvenirs. Some passengers may also be eligible to use the Koru Lounge. Wi-Fi is available throughout the terminal, giving you the chance to post farewell messages and upload some of your travel snaps. 


Popular destinations from Tauranga Airport


Like many regional airports in New Zealand, Tauranga offers only domestic flights to the big three cities: Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington.


With its northern location, flights to Auckland are the quickest and generally the cheapest. Air New Zealand flies from Tauranga to Auckland, with some flights taking as little as 35 minutes. These journeys are often performed by Air Nelson.


It takes around an hour and 20 minutes to get to Wellington, while a trip to Christchurch in the South Island takes two hours.


Whether you want to spend time in the big three, to use them as launching pads to other spots in New Zealand, or to fly from Auckland International Airport to the rest of the world, Tauranga's beautiful little airport makes it easy to start exploring.


Find your cheap flights from Tauranga on Skyscanner today - use the search panel above to search for the cheapest airfare and specials.


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


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