Flying to Queenstown? Here is everything you need to know.
Queenstown is one of New Zealand's most sought after destinations. It’s just as famous for its astounding natural surroundings as it is for its adventure tourism and wine regions.
If you are planning to travel to Queenstown, this quick guide will tell you everything you need to know about flights and transport.
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What airlines fly to Queenstown?
Jetstar, Virgin Australia, Qantas and Air New Zealand offer flights from Australia to Queenstown.
What are the closest airports to Queenstown?
Queenstown Airport in Frankton is about a 10 minute drive from the centre of Queenstown and is its primary airport. Direct flights to Queenstown tend to be more expensive than flights into Christchurch. It is a six-hour drive away, but could be something to consider if Queenstown is just part of a bigger trip to the South Island.
What airport transfer options are available?Transfer and shuttle bus services like Viator and Jayride offer door to door transport to and from Queenstown Airport and famous Queenstown tourist sites. Taxis are available from the taxi ranks outside the terminal. A public bus service departs every 15 minutes and connects Queenstown Airport with Queenstown centre, Frankton and other popular destinations. Tickets are available from kiosks at the arrivals terminal. Car hire is available directly from the booths inside the arrivals terminal. Uber is currently not available in Queenstown.