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Duration 8 min
Distance 48 km
Average price $130
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Wanaka

The nearest airport to Wanaka is Wanaka (WKA). However, there are better options for getting to Wanaka. Ritchies Transport operates a bus from Queenstown Airport to Medical Centre Wanaka twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $30 and the journey takes 1h.

Recommended airport

Queenstown (ZQN)

  1. Queenstown Airport
  2. Wanaka
$17 - $30
Other nearby airports

Christchurch (CHC)

  1. Christchurch
  2. Cromwell
  3. Wanaka
10h 13m
$56 - $85

Wanaka (WKA)

  1. Wanaka (WKA)
  2. Wanaka
8 min
$40 - $55

Dunedin (DUD)

  1. Dunedin Airport
  2. Cromwell
  3. Wanaka
4h 35m
$37 - $56

Nelson (NSN)

  1. Nelson
  2. Blenheim
  3. Christchurch
  4. Cromwell
  5. Wanaka
20h 43m
$382 - $492

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling to Wanaka, New Zealand? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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The nearest airport to Wanaka is Wanaka (WKA) Airport which is 9.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Queenstown (ZQN) (48.1 km) and Dunedin (DUD) (160 km).

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It takes 1h 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 1h.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Wanaka. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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