Wellington Airport Informational Guide to Wellington International Airport (WLG) - Non Official

Wellington Airport Bus

Travelling by bus to the city centre may be a great idea considering it is a safe, cheap and fast way of transportion.

See below the available bus options in Wellington Airport:


Route 91 Airport Flyer 

Want to get safe and sound to downtown Wellington? By the Airport Flyer Bus, operated by NZ Bus, you can transfer to the city centre within 30 minutes.

Airport Flyer Bus follows the route Lower Hutt – Queensgate –Wellington Railway Station – Wellington International Airport.


Buses run from Wellington Airport to Wellington Railway Station between 06:30am to 06:17pm. 


Find Airport Flyer Bus stop on the ground level of the multi-level car park.


Price for transfer between Wellington Airport and downtown is of $12.00 NZD for a single ride. Child ticket is $9.00. Remember it is a 4 zone fare.

See more information here.

Where do I buy my ticket?

Tickets are sold at the Airport Flyer Bus booths in the Ground level of the main terminal.


Metlink public buses

Bus line no.2 – Seatoun to Wellington

By this bus line you can transfer from Wellington Railway Station through Wellington finishing its route in Seatoun or Karori.

The nearest stop to Wellington Airport is Broadway at Hobart Street, which is at a 10-minute walk distance from the airport. 


Every day, from 06:44 am to 00:15 am, every 20 minutes. 


The closest stop is Broadway at Hobart Street. 


Since it is a 3 zone route (if you choose to travel between Broadway at Hobart Street and Seatoun or Karori) fare is $5.00 NZD.

You can pay either by cash or credit card. 

Where do I buy my ticket?

Tickets are sold on board to the driver. 


If you prefer to get a more reliable service in terms of price and reach directly your destination without stops, the airport shuttle is the suitable option for you.

Total trip time to downtown Wellington is about 25 minutes, although on rush hours it can be 40 minutes due to passengers drop off too. 

You can be discounted by travelling with more people (about $5.00 NZD). Shuttles are shared with other passengers who have requested the service. 


Super Shuttle offers shuttle rides to and from Wellington Airport.

Contact: +64 04 472 9552.


Under request, you may pick it up outside the baggage claim, on the Ground level of the main terminal. The shuttle won’t set unless all passengers are on board.


Fare to Wellington CBD starts at $15.00 NZD per passenger. 

Where do I buy my ticket?

In order to get in the shuttle, you need to book your trip through the company website prior your arrival.