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Hawke's Bay Airport Guide

hawke's bay airport guide

In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Hawke's Bay Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

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 Hawke’s Bay Airport.

What to Expect

  • The Hawke’s Bay airport has a single, walkable terminal.
  • We have not received any reviews on this airport. 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.

Good to Know

  • Economy class passengers flying on Air New Zealand can find comfort in the lounge which is accessible with an airline membership. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Hawke’s Bay Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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Hawke's Bay 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

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Hawke's Bay Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Econo Lodge Napier - (1.25 miles from the airport) Free airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Bamboo Lodge Motel - (5 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle available. » Check Rates
  • Albatross Motel - (2 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates

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

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Airport WiFi / Internet

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, please write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.

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

  • Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
  • Conference Facilities – Two meeting rooms are available. The larger rom seats 14 – 20 people, and is equipped with an electronic white board, a flat screen TV and Wi-Fi. The smaller room seats up to 6, and also has Wi-Fi. Both rooms are adjacent to the Airport Management reception area on the first floor of the terminal, to the left of the Koru Lounge.
  • Duty Free & Shopping - Duty Free is not available. The only option for shopping is inside the Kete Kai restaurant.
  • Food & Drink - The airport’s only dining option is Kete Kai Cafe, open during airport hours of operation.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Not available.
  • Postal Services – Drop off your last minute postcards at the airport's mailbox. Location: outside the terminal.
  • 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

The airport is open from 5:30AM until the last flight of the day.

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As of February 2018, Hawke's Bay airport is served by the following airlines: Air New Zealand • Jetstar Airways • Sounds Air.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Car rentals are available at the airport, and counters are available in the terminal. Rental car parks are located to the left of the terminal. Companies include: Avis • Budget • Europcar • Hertz • Rent a Dent • Thrifty.

Airport Shuttles

Super Shuttle and Village Shuttle operate fixed rate transfers to and from airport. For more details, visit the Hawke’s Bay Airport website.

Hotel Shuttles

Several area hotels provide airport transportation service to their guests either for a fee or as a courtesy. Here are a few hotels offering airport shuttle service: Econo Lodge Napier.


Taxis are available in front of the airport. Most local companies have cars on the rank to meet arriving flights.

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Last Updated: 02 November 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 .