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Duration 16 min
Distance 66 km
Average price $170
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Lake Hawea

The nearest airport to Lake Hawea is Wanaka (WKA). However, there are better options for getting to Lake Hawea. GreatSights operates a bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Lake Hawea Dam 3 times a week. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 1h 59m.

Recommended airport

Queenstown (ZQN)

  1. Frankton Bus Interchange
  2. Lake Hawea
3h 7m
Cheapest
$46 - $59
Other nearby airports

Christchurch (CHC)

  1. Christchurch Airport
  2. Lake Hawea
8h 4m
$227 - $285

Wanaka (WKA)

  1. Wanaka (WKA)
  2. Lake Hawea
16 min
$95 - $120

Dunedin (DUD)

  1. Dunedin Airport
  2. Lake Hawea
4h 36m
$146 - $194

Nelson (NSN)

  1. Nelson i-SITE
  2. Blenheim
  3. Christchurch
  4. Tekapo
  5. Omarama
  6. Lake Hawea
17h 8m
$191 - $283

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Lake Hawea is Wanaka (WKA) Airport which is 17.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Queenstown (ZQN) (65.6 km) and Dunedin (DUD) (167.4 km).

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It takes 3h 7m to get from Wanaka to Queenstown (ZQN) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Queenstown (ZQN) Airport, which is 48.1 km away from Wanaka. The bus from Queenstown (ZQN) to Wanaka takes 3h 7m.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Lake Hawea. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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