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Duration 1h 19m
Distance 219 km
Average price $170
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Oamaru

The nearest airport to Oamaru is Timaru (TIU). However, there are better options for getting to Oamaru. InterCity operates a bus from Christchurch to Oamaru once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 55m. Atomic Travel also services this route once daily.

Recommended airport

Christchurch (CHC)

  1. Christchurch
  2. Oamaru
5h 28m
$40 - $55
Other nearby airports

Queenstown (ZQN)

  1. Frankton Bus Interchange
  2. Dunedin
  3. Oamaru
8h 10m
$69 - $105

Dunedin (DUD)

  1. Dunedin Airport
  2. Oamaru
2h 40m
$26 - $40

Nelson (NSN)

  1. Nelson
  2. Blenheim
  3. Christchurch
  4. Oamaru
15h 59m
$422 - $582

Timaru (TIU)

  1. Timaru (TIU)
  2. Pareora
  3. Oamaru
1h 19m
$106 - $135

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Oamaru is Timaru (TIU) Airport which is 90.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Dunedin (DUD) (109.5 km) and Queenstown (ZQN) (175.3 km).

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It takes 5h 28m to get from Oamaru to Christchurch (CHC) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Christchurch (CHC) Airport, which is 218.5 km away from Oamaru. The bus via Christchurch from Christchurch (CHC) to Oamaru takes 5h 28m.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Oamaru. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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