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There is 1 way to get from Macquarie Park to Waitara by plane

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  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to New Plymouth (NPL)
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International entry into New Zealand from Australia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Australia
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of New Zealand, as well as residents from Cook Islands, Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Caledonia, Palau, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna, Samoa, Niue and Australia

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside New Zealand with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Pakistan and Papua New Guinea are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into New Zealand from Australia

  • 7 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
  • Managed isolation facility confirmation prior to booking flight
This applies to arrivals from Australia
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 3 and 12
  • Health declaration required
  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 7 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Managed isolation facility confirmation prior to booking flight
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Niue unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, Niue, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu and Wallis and Futuna
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 3 and 12
  • Health declaration required
  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in New Zealand

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Considerations leaving from Australia

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering New Zealand from Australia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Waitara is 0800 358 5453.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Waitara is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Waitara is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0800 358 5453.

No, returning to Australia from New Zealand is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 29 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Macquarie Park to Waitara is to fly which costs $550 - $1,600 and takes 8h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Macquarie Park to Waitara is to fly which costs $550 - $1,600 and takes 8h 2m.

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The distance between Macquarie Park and Waitara is 2142 km.

It takes approximately 8h 2m to get from Macquarie Park to Waitara, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sydney Airport to New Plymouth Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 5m and has one stopover.

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Waitara is 2h ahead of Macquarie Park. It is currently 1:44 PM in Macquarie Park and 3:44 PM in Waitara.

Qantas and Air New Zealand offer flights from Sydney Airport to New Plymouth Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Waitara. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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Map of how to get from Macquarie Park to Waitara.
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  • Distance: 2141.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 2m

What companies run services between Macquarie Park, NSW, Australia and Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand?

Air New Zealand, Qantas and four other airlines fly from Macquarie Park to Waitara hourly.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Sydney to New Plymouth via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Sydney to New Plymouth via Wellington
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Sydney to New Plymouth via Queenstown, Auckland
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to New Plymouth via Wellington, Auckland
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Sydney to New Plymouth via Auckland, Wellington
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Sydney to New Plymouth via Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to New Plymouth via Queenstown, Wellington
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Sydney to New Plymouth via Queenstown, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Sydney to New Plymouth via Wellington, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to New Plymouth via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000

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