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Duration 8 min
Distance 48 km
Average price $80
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 Auckland operates a bus from Queenstown Airport to Wanaka once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $34 and the journey takes 2h 10m.

Recommended airport

Queenstown (ZQN)

  1. Queenstown Airport
  2. Wanaka
2h 10m
$28 - $34
Other nearby airports

Christchurch (CHC)

  1. Christchurch Airport
  2. Cromwell
  3. Wanaka
9h 40m
$55 - $77

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
18h 52m
$166 - $233

Frequently asked questions

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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 2h 10m 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 2h 10m.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Wanaka. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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