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Duration 9 min
Distance 157 km
Average price $85
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Whanganui

The nearest airport to Whanganui is Wanganui (WAG). However, there are better options for getting to Whanganui. InterCity operates a bus from Wellington - Central to Whanganui / Wanganui once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 40m.

Recommended airport

Wellington (WLG)

  1. Wellington - Central
  2. Whanganui
5h 7m
$37 - $78
Other nearby airports

Wanganui (WAG)

  1. Wanganui (WAG)
  2. Whanganui
9 min
$21 - $25

Palmerston (PMR)

  1. Feilding
  2. Whanganui
1h 22m
$67 - $89

Nelson (NSN)

  1. Nelson (NSN)
  2. Picton
  3. Wellington
  4. Whanganui
7h 52m
$136 - $195

Napier (NPE)

  1. Napier
  2. Palmerston North
  3. Whanganui
6h 35m
$67 - $113

Important airports for Whanganui

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Whanganui is Wanganui (WAG) Airport which is 3.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Palmerston (PMR) (65.1 km), Wellington (WLG) (156.5 km) and Napier (NPE) (164.3 km).

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It takes 5h 7m to get from Whanganui to Wellington (WLG) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Wellington (WLG) Airport, which is 156.5 km away from Whanganui. The bus via Wellington International Airport from Wellington (WLG) to Whanganui takes 5h 7m.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Whanganui. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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