Commercial + Airfield Data

  • The Airport has one sealed runway and two grass runways.
  • The sealed runway has a length of 2,210 metres and a width of 45 metres.
  • The runway strength has been assessed as capable of accepting up to Boeing 767 type aircraft.
  • The airport is operational for 24 hours per day and the approach and take-off fans are not obstructed by terrain.

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Its location on the southern coast of the South Island and its close proximity to the Australian eastern seaboard cities of Hobart, Melbourne and Sydney make it a potential entry/exit point for tourists from Australia visiting the major tourist attractions of Stewart Island, the Catlins, Fiordland (Milford Sound) and Queenstown.

Distances to other airports
Base Aeronautical Charges (Fare Paying and Non Fare Paying Passenger Aircraft)
Schedule of Aircraft Parking Charges