Compare cheap flights from Blenheim to Wellington

Flight information Blenheim to Wellington

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Average flight time, total distance 80 kilometres

0h 25min

Most popular airline last month

South African Airways


1 airport

Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Wellington: Wellington.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Blenheim to Wellington is $81. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
0h 25min is the average flight time from Blenheim to Wellington.
There are 4 airlines who fly direct from Blenheim to Wellington.
There are 107 flights per week flying from Blenheim to Wellington, as of August.

Which airlines fly from Blenheim to Wellington?

Direct flights between Blenheim and Wellington are available from 2 carriers: Air New Zealand and Sounds Air. Most of the Air NZ flights are operated by subsidiary airline Air Nelson.

Non-direct flights are also available, but because of how close these 2 airports are, this adds unnecessary time and expense to your journey.

Is there a time difference between Blenheim and Wellington?

No. New Zealand's main islands are both in the same time zone.

What is the weather like in Wellington?

Wellington is typically a couple of degrees warmer than Blenheim in the summer, but during the winter the 2 cities have almost identical temperatures.

Wellington is the much wetter of the pair, with twice as much rain over the year.

How expensive is Wellington?

With a wider selection of shops, restaurants and bars, Wellington offers visitors from Blenheim a cheaper way to enjoy a night out.



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Essential travel information for Wellington

There are a variety of acceptable IDs for checking into a domestic Air New Zealand flight, including a Koru card, credit card and birth certificate.

Departing from Blenheim

Blenheim Airport (BHE), known officially as Marlborough Airport, is found 8km to the west of Blenheim CBD. It's a domestic facility with 1 terminal.

While you wait for your flight to Wellington, you can enjoy snacks, hot drinks or alcoholic beverages from the airport's sole cafe. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available for 1 hour for all passengers.

From the city centre, it's just a short trip to the airport. This is likely to cost $20 in a taxi, and onsite parking is available for those who drive. InterCity buses pass by the airport, stopping 100m from the entrance.

For domestic flights, it's recommended that you arrive at the airport 1 hour before you're due to fly.

Arriving in Wellington

Wellington Airport (WLG) is New Zealand's 3rd busiest airport, after those in Auckland and Christchurch, and is a hub for Air New Zealand.

This airport has a single terminal for all flights. Entering on the ground floor, arriving passengers make their way to the exits past the baggage claim area and a number of shops and cafes.

Immediately outside the airport, you'll find the car parks, taxis and public buses. Car hire counters at Wellington Airport are found inside the terminal, with the cars themselves to the right when you step outside.

The city is a short 6km drive away.

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Please note: all information is correct as of January, 2018.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.