Cheap Flights to North Island, New Zealand

North Island – Home of Modern Kiwi Life & Sandy Beaches

North Island comprising of major New Zealand cities like Auckland, Wellington have brought a modern touch while maintaining the Maori culture in its full authenticity. From magnificent mountain ranges and bubbling volcano rocks to mesmeric golden beaches, North Island is a perfect destination to spend your holidays in peace and lively way. Catering to passengers from all over the world the International airports in the cities are equipped with all sorts of amenities that can accord comfort to the incoming tourists. Domestic interconnectivity is also at frequent speed amongst these major airports of North Island.


North Island is separated from South Island from a small strip of land called Cook Strait which is said to get most dangerous waters. North Island consists of main 12 urbanized areas of which at least half have officially been declared cities –

  • Whangarei
  • Auckland
  • Rotorua
  • New Plymouth
  • Hamilton
  • Gisborne
  • Tauranga
  • Hastings
  • Palmerston North
  • Whanganui
  • Wellington

Wellington is the capital of New Zealand located in the extreme south west region of North Island. This part of the country comprises of 77% of the total population of New Zealand.


Peak & Off Season

Peak season of a place hugely depend on the type of weather that place faces. Many activities especially all the outdoor ones, require good weather conditions like sunny days or warm pleasant windy days than the rainy or snowfall days wherein the tourists will have to spend a day indoors. Weather conditions, thus needs to be kept in mind while making plans for the visit. Some details regarding the weather of North Island is provided below:

  • Summer season generally occurs in the months of December to February for most of the cities of North Island and is prime time for outdoor activities like adventure and water sports. Many festivals and events also occur in these months.
  • Peak season for activities like ski and snow boarding is generally experienced in the moths from June to August.
  • March and April months are not peak season but do get their fair share of tourists as the weather conditions in these months is quite pleasant with climate being neither warm or cold.

Airport in North Island of New Zealand

North Island’s main airport hub in New Zealand is Auckland International Airport which caters for both International and domestic airlines to and from countries all over the world along with local towns and cities of New Zealand. Other international airports centered in North Island are – Rotorua, Wellington, Palmerston North and Hamilton. However, most of these airports cater for one or two odd flights to Australia only. There are other airports within this region of North Island which only serve as domestic airport for local towns and cities like Kaitaia, Whangarei, Whitianga, Whakatane, New Plymouth, Kapiti Coast, Gisborne, Whanganui, Napier, Taupo, Tauranga, Great Barrier Island and Kerikeri. Most of the airports, both International and domestic, offers hordes of facilities that make the travel and waiting of tourists more comfortable and convenient. Some of these facilities are:

  • Most of the airports are fitted with free Wi-Fi service either for few hours or for the whole time that lets you connect with outer world while being in the airport.
  • Tourists and locals alike can park their car in the parking lot for few hours for free and more than few weeks and months with proper permission from the airport authorities.
  • For the passengers with young children, toddlers and babies in tow child care room and facilities are available in many of the airports to either change the baby clothes or feed them.
  • The passengers who have checked in but have a long wait to suffer before boarding their flight can quench their thirst and curb hunger by making use of dining facilities provided in the airport.

Airlines Landing in North Island Airports, New Zealand

Airlines landing in the airports constructed in North Island cater for both international and domestic cities. The main cities that serve International airlines are Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington, Hamilton and Palmerston North and have swift and smooth networking with other towns, states and cities of New Zealand in order to transport passengers to their correct destinations. Many airlines having home base in New Zealand only serves the inner areas of the country and helps to interconnect many far off cities with each other. Most of the domestic as well international airlines catered by North island are:

Fine Dining Option in North Island, New Zealand

Food is one of the biggest attractions of New Zealand, and North Island is nothing short of incredible in this sphere of culture. Cooking food and serving it to others on this Island is considered to be a form of art that has been perfected by many experienced and popular chefs who have opened up their restaurants in this part of New Zealand. The restaurants itself are structured using specific kind of ambience in mind which comes out in the décor and style of restaurant that is created as end result. Many of them have even received huge amount of votes in Top Choices for various cuisines from both locals and tourists alike. Some of these restaurants are:

  • Top Cafe Choice
    • Mischief on Guyton
    • Quaint little place with a courtyard out in the back, this cafe emotes mischievousness from its sign board stating – ‘I believe in reality every now and then’ to delicacies ranging from sweetness overload to tangy taste. With classic cafe options of egg benedicts and tangy mince to inspirational lunch menu of Moroccan beef sirloin, Thai green prawn curry and chicken & bean tortillas. With counters full of scrumptious cakes and salad varieties the cafe is just the place for relaxing and winding down after tough day.
      • City – Whanganui
      • Price – Starting From $10 – $25 for Main Course
      • Timings – Monday to Friday From 7:30 am to 3 pm
  • Top Bakery Choice
    • Best Ugly Bagels
    • When you are craving for bagels, the Best Ugly’s Bagels is the best choice to opt for. The bagels here are freshly made every morning with homely touch of being hand rolled, boiled and then wood fired in the end. Best part apart from of course the bagels and other sweet delicacies is the ambience that is most enhanced by its location of being in a renovated workshop for heavy vehicles. Order from the range of pastrami (stuffed to brim), smoked salmon or bacon. However, if you want to know our personal favorite then it would probably be cinnamon bagel rolled with jam and cream cheese with a savory cup of coffee.
      • City – Auckland
      • Price – Starting From $ 5 – $12 for Filled Bagels
      • Timings – From 7 am to 3 pm

Spell Binding Experiences in North Island, New Zealand

Experiences in North Island territory of New Zealand range from adventure and water sports to relaxing by the beach and getting some sort of tan if you wish to. The tourists can visit many important building scattered around the area, having historical and archeological value to North Island. Trekking through the lush green vistas perfected by Mother Nature or expanding the knowledge on Maori culture by visiting the many galleries and exhibits influenced by the culture, whatever you do in North Island, it will be nothing short of educational as the area is filled with many such sights.

  • Best of North Island:

    Not going with confirmed percentage, but we would still like to bet that New Zealand comes within top 5 position of the list of countries to tour in. However, the problem comes when you wish to see the full country within possibly limited days. Thus we recommend opting for the excursion of Best of North Island. This tour is action packed with adrenalin pumping adventures, slow romantic dinners on the beach, and taking in the mesmeric view only accorded with some cultural infested places of North Island. Just seven days and you will be going home with memories worth seven years. From sea kayak and surfing to gaining more knowledge of Maori culture, this trip is worth every penny you will spend on it.

    • Duration – 7 days
    • Price – Starting From $ 999
    • Itinerary
      •  Day 1 Auckland
      • Day 2 Auckland/Raglan (1B, 1L)
      • Day 3 Raglan (1B, 1D)
      • Day 4 Raglan/Rotorua (1B, 1D)
      • Day 5 Rotorua/Tongariro National Park (1B, 1D)
      • Day 6 Tongariro National Park/Wellington (1B)
      • Day 7 Wellington (1B)
  • Best of New Zealand:

    New Zealand might seem a little small geographically on the map, however don’t let its small stature fool you into believing that it will be much easier to roam all the cities in just few days of holiday. When you actually get down to breakdown your holiday as per the places you must visit, you will realize the whole country must be inspected from every crevice and curve as every single village and town has something different to show. This is where Best of New Zealand comes into picture with full plan to show you New Zealand from the expert locals of the country. 21 days on this tour and you are guaranteed with the best holiday of your lifetime. So just hop on and book your place on this tour to experience both North and South Island in just 21 days.

    • Duration: 21 days
    • Price: Starting From $2879
    • Itinerary
      • Day 1 Auckland
      • Day 2 Auckland/Raglan (1B, 1L)
      • Day 3 Raglan (1B, 1D)
      • Day 4 Raglan/Rotorua (1B)
      • Day 5 Rotorua/Tongariro National Park (1B, 1D)
      • Day 6 Tongariro National Park/Wellington (1B)
      • Day 7 Wellington/Abel Tasman National Park (1B, 1D)
      • Day 8 Abel Tasman National Park (1B)
      • Day 9 Abel Tasman National Park/Punakaiki (1B, 1D)
      • Day 10 Punakaiki/Franz Josef (1B, 1D)
      • Day 11 Franz Josef (1B)
      • Day 12 Franz Josef/Queenstown (1B)
      • Days 13-14 Queenstown
      • Day 15 Queenstown/Doubtful Sound (1B, 1L, 1D)
      • Day 16 Doubtful Sound/Wedderburn (1B, 1D)
      • Day 17 Wedderburn (1B)
      • Day 18 Wedderburn/Christchurch (1B)
      • Day 19 Christchurch/Kaikoura (1B)
      • Day 20 Kaikoura/Wellington (1B)
      • Day 21 Wellington (1B)

Essential Information

Utilities Status
Free Wi-Fi Yes
Wheel Chair Availability Yes
Currency Exchange Yes
Fine Dining Yes
Baggage Locker Yes
City Guide Yes
Prepaid Booth (TAXI) Yes
Terminal Interchanging Facility Yes
Domestic Flights Connectivity Yes
Privilege Lounge Yes
One Day Shelter Yes
Taxi Cost $3.45/ km (NZ)
Local Transport Yes
Apartments Rent Starting from $250
Beer $4.62/ 0.5l (NZ)
Mineral Water $ 2.51 / 1.5l (NZ)
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