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Duration 46 min
Distance 15 km
Average price $200
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Lake Wakatipu

The nearest airport to Lake Wakatipu is Queenstown (ZQN). Otago Regional Council operates a bus from Airport to Treetops every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 35 min.

Recommended airport

Queenstown (ZQN)

  1. Airport
  2. Lake Wakatipu
46 min
Cheapest
$50 - $60
Other nearby airports

Christchurch (CHC)

  1. Christchurch
  2. Lake Wakatipu
9h 56m
$105 - $145

Dunedin (DUD)

  1. Dunedin Airport
  2. Lake Wakatipu
3h 59m
$110 - $146

Invercargill (IVC)

  1. Invercargill
  2. Lake Wakatipu
3h 14m
$275 - $361

Nelson (NSN)

  1. Nelson i-SITE
  2. Blenheim
  3. Christchurch
  4. Tekapo
  5. Lake Wakatipu
18h 38m
$255 - $353

Important airports for Queenstown

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The nearest airport to Lake Wakatipu is Queenstown (ZQN) Airport which is 15.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Invercargill (IVC) (149.3 km) and Dunedin (DUD) (157.9 km).

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It takes 46 min to get from Queenstown to Queenstown (ZQN) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Queenstown (ZQN) Airport, which is 6.3 km away from Queenstown. The line 1 bus from Queenstown (ZQN) to Queenstown takes 46 min.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Lake Wakatipu. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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