Air New Zealand increases flights to Tauranga

Media Releases 13 Nov 2018

Air New Zealand is set to increase capacity into and out of Tauranga during the Northern Summer by 13% weekly, with extra flights to operate between the city and both Auckland and Wellington due to high demand.

The airline will operate an additional 10 one-way services a week between Tauranga and Auckland from April next year. The additional flights will depart Auckland at 9:15am and return from Tauranga at 10:25am Monday-Friday.

A further 10 one-way services will also operate each week between Wellington and Tauranga from April 2019. The Sunday-Thursday service will depart Wellington at 5pm and return to the capital from Tauranga at 6:45pm.

In addition to the increase of capacity, Tauranga Airport’s new Air New Zealand regional lounge is set to open next month.