Whangarei Airport Guide
In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Whangarei Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the names of some airport hotels in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!
I got out my sleeping back and slept under a tree in the parking lot.
To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Whangarei Airport.
What to Expect
The Whangarei airport has a single terminal building.
Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.
The airport is open from 5:30 AM - 6:00 PM (Sun - Fri) and from 6:00 AM - 5:30 PM (Sat).
We have not received any reviews on this airport since 2006. If you have been there recently, please write a review.
Where to Sleep
Since the airport is closed at night, sleeping here is not permitted.
For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.
For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Whangarei Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.
In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.
There are no pay-per-use lounges at this airport.
Free WiFi is available at Whangarei Airport.
If sleeping in Whangarei Airport does not appeal to you, there are no hotels at the airport. There is one hotel on the road from the airport to town:
- Flames International Hotel - (3 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle is available on request.
To see more options there is a list of hotels near Whangarei Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
- Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
- Children's Play Areas - not available
- Food & Drinks - There is one cafeteria.
- Luggage Storage & Lockers - not available
- Showers - not available
The airport is open 5:30AM - 6:00PM (Sun - Fri) • 6:00AM - 5:30PM (Sat). It is not possible to sleep in the airport overnight.
Whangarei Airport is linked to Whangarei CBD via CityLink bus, which stops right outside of the airport terminal.
Avis, Budget and Hertz offer car rental services onsite. Location: next to the Baggage Claim.
At the time of this update we were able to find only one hotel that provided airport transportation (for a fee): Flames International Hotel.
Taxis and Shuttles
A variety of taxis and shared-ride shuttles are available at the airport during airport hours of operation.
Last Updated: 14 March 2016
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