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Aitutaki Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Aitutaki Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the names of nearby airport hotels in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

The security is a humourous sign asking you to hand in your uzis and nukes to the pilot upon boarding. - Ian

Airport Overview

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 Aitutaki Airport.

What to Expect

  • A tiny and informal regional airport that looks more like a hut than an actual airport. Palm trees, benches and a little snack shack are the only amenities here.

Where to Sleep

  • Under a shady palm.
  • 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 Aitutaki Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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Aitutaki Airport Information

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.

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges in the airport.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Aitutaki Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Aitutaki Village - (5 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available.. » Check Rates
  • Aitutaki Seaside Lodges - (3 minutes from the airport) Roundtrip Airport transfers are available. for a fee ($). » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Aitutaki Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

WiFi is available at Aitutaki Airport for a fee of $0.10 NZD per MB, payable online by credit card or by purchasing a voucher at the airport. Connect to the Zenbu or BlueSky networks.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • Food & Drinks - A small snack bar is available in the airport.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Not available.
  • Mobile Charging - At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Showers - Not available.

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Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, please send an email to guides@sleepinginairports.com and we will update this airport guide.

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As of February 2018, Aitutaki airport is served by the following airlines: Air New Zealand • Virgin Australia • Jetstar • Air Rarotonga • Air Tahiti.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Private Operators - Most Aitutaki accommodations provide roundtrip airport transportation to and from the airport, and this pre-arranged method of transportation is highly recommended. If private transportation is required, visit the airport’s information desk for possible options.

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Last Updated: 27 October 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .