The Whangarei District Airport, situated at Handforth
Street, Onerahi, is an easy 10 minute drive from the city
centre. The location within the pleasant harbour side suburb
of Onerahi means that local shops and accommodation are even
closer at hand.
Flights / Operators
Air New Zealand Link operates daily scheduled flights from the
Air New Zealand Arrivals
Air New Zealand Departures.
Flight Hauraki operates a scheduled air service to the Auckland CBD via North Shore Airport and then by private bus down the bus way to Queens Street. Phone Flight Hauraki
0508 235969 or 09 4264276 or book on line at www.flighthauraki.co.nz
Skydive Ballistic Blondes who operates a Tandem Skydive operation from Gloyn Road.
Phone: 0800 NZ JUMP
Or visit: www.skydiveballisticblondes.co.nz
Charter and training services are provided by a number of
operators including the Northland
Districts Aero Club and Quantum Aviation.
Barrier Island Airlines and Mountain
Air offer services to Great Barrier Island, as well as
Helicopters Ltd provides helicopter flights.
Helicopter flight training is
now available through Heli-North,
call 09 430 7203 and twincoast
helicopters call 09 436 0559 for further information.
The Airport Terminal building is modern and air-conditioned.
It provides a toilet for the disabled and a baby changing
A cafeteria operates within
the terminal building. Phone (09) 436 0496.
Whangarei Airport has car parking available for the disabled. Immediately opposite the main terminal doors a car park space for visits of less than 1 hour is provided. There are two long term spaces provided in the main car park located as close as practicable to the main terminal.
Toilet facilities for the disabled is provided inside. The terminal is all single level so getting about inside is easy. Air NZ have ramps available for boarding aircraft but they will need to be advised of this need.
An excellent choice of taxi
and shuttle buses are provided from right next to the main
baggage collection area.
Taxi and shuttle services are
- Kiwi Cabs
09 438 4444
Kiwi Cabs will operate a shuttle by prior arrangement.
- A1 Cabs
09 438 3377 or 0800 438 3377
Rental cars are available from:
0800 654 321
Address: Corner of Carruth and
Hannah Streets, Whangarei
Phone: 09 438 2929
Phone: 0800 238 438
- Bus service
City Link operates a bus service from the CBD
that stops right outside the airport terminal.
For information on timetable refer to:
Whangarei Bus Services
Ample car parking is provided and well lit. Security is
not provided but video cameras are in use. A drop off zone
is situated just outside the departures entrance to assist
with unloading of cars.
Secure parking is offered by Lock n Fly. Simply leave your keys at the airport check-in counter with the return instructions on one of their envelopes and the vehicle will be locked away in secure parking until your return, where you will find the vehicle awaiting you in the public carpark.
Ph: 436 4081 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The airport is managed by
Northland Aviation Ltd:
Mr Mike Chubb
Phone (09) 436 0047
For urgent airfield related issues
Phone a/h (09) 436 3635 (note airline related queries should be directed to the appropriate Air Operator)
Fax (09) 436 3274
PO Box 3226 Onerahi Whangarei
Account Enquiries email@example.com
The airport is jointly owned by the Ministry Of Transport
and the Whangarei District Council.
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