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Duration 49 min
Distance 183 km
Average price $110
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Waimate

The nearest airport to Waimate is Timaru (TIU). However, there are better options for getting to Waimate. InterCity operates a bus from Christchurch to Waimate 4 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 39m.

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Christchurch (CHC)

  1. Christchurch
  2. Waimate
5h 12m
$35 - $55
Other nearby airports

Queenstown (ZQN)

  1. Frankton Bus Interchange
  2. Dunedin
  3. Waimate
8h 54m
$72 - $110

Dunedin (DUD)

  1. Dunedin
  2. Waimate
4h 9m
$45 - $75

Nelson (NSN)

  1. Nelson Airport
  2. Takaka
  3. Brown Hut
  4. Nelson
  5. Picton
  6. Christchurch
  7. Waimate
24h 51m
$248 - $350

Timaru (TIU)

  1. Timaru (TIU)
  2. Timaru
  3. Waimate
49 min
$65 - $91

Important airports for Waimate

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Waimate is Timaru (TIU) Airport which is 50 km away. Other nearby airports include Dunedin (DUD) (147.8 km), Christchurch (CHC) (183 km) and Queenstown (ZQN) (184.3 km).

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It takes 5h 12m to get from Waimate to Christchurch (CHC) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Christchurch (CHC) Airport, which is 183 km away from Waimate. The bus from Christchurch (CHC) to Waimate takes 5h 12m.

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There are two+ hotels available in Waimate. Prices start at $175 NZD per night.

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