Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.
Wellington International Airport, also known as Rongotai Airport and opened on October 25, 1959, is one of the busiest in New Zealand and serves the country's capital. It operates domestic and international flights to Australia and Fiji.
Official Website: wellingtonairport.co.nz
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 3:00 am to 1:30 am.
Annual passenger traffic: 3.2 million passengers went through it in 2022.
Tel: +64 4385 5100 - FACEBOOK
There are assistance phones in the baggage reclaim and check-in areas, plus ambassadors providing information between 12:00 pm and 4:00 pm.
The airport is located in the suburb of Rongotai, 8 km (5 miles) southeast of Wellington city centre.See Map
The Rydges Wellington Airport is located above the international sector. Other nearby accommodations, some of which provide free transportation to and from the airport, include:
Pacific View Bed & Breakfast (1.1 km/0.7 miles)
Brentwood Hotel (1.9 km/1.2 miles)
Bella Vista Motel (3.1 km/1.9 miles)
The Green Room Newtown (3.1 km/1.9 miles)
Southgate Motor Inn (3.5 km/2.2 miles)
Car rental desks on the ground floor of the terminal, next to the domestic baggage claim area.
Short- and long-term options are available, open 24 hours a day, fenced and monitored. The first 10 minutes of stay are free of charge. There is also valet parking in front of the terminal and dedicated spaces for motorbikes and bicycles. Reservations and rates
P120 Express - Open-air passenger drop-off and pick-up area outside the terminal.
Covered - Multi-level facility adjacent to the main building, with covered spaces, for short or long stays, with charging stations for electric vehicles.
Uncovered - Outdoor, south of the terminal, accessible via a covered walkway.
Long Term - Inexpensive parking for long stays with courtesy shuttle bus service.
Premium Secure - Covered spots with security camera monitoring, adjacent to the terminal.
Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should inform their airline of their particular needs in advance. Reserved parking spaces, automatic doors, lifts, Braille signage and adapted toilets are available.
Latest updates: September 25, 2023