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Duration 1h 14m
Distance 182 km
Average price $150
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Punakaiki

The nearest airport to Punakaiki is Westport (WSZ). However, there are better options for getting to Punakaiki. KiwiRail - TranzAlpine operates a train from Christchurch to Greymouth once daily. Tickets cost $85 - $140 and the journey takes 4h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nelson (NSN) to Punakaiki via Kaiteriteri, Kaiteriteri, Brown Hut, and Richmond in around 15h 42m.

Recommended airport

Christchurch (CHC)

  1. Christchurch
  2. Punakaiki
7h 43m
$131 - $209
Other nearby airports

Wellington (WLG)

  1. Wellington - Central
  2. Picton
  3. Nelson
  4. Punakaiki
13h 39m
$131 - $201

Nelson (NSN)

  1. Kaiteriteri
  2. Brown Hut
  3. Richmond
  4. Punakaiki
15h 42m
$222 - $302

Blenheim (BHE)

  1. Woodbourne
  2. Nelson
  3. Punakaiki
7h 15m
$59 - $92

Westport (WSZ)

  1. Westport
  2. Punakaiki
1h 14m
$42 - $62

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