Airport Flyer Bus

The Airport Flyer (operated by NZ Bus) is an express bus service that travels between Lower Hutt and through Wellington City to the Wellington International Airport and back.

The Airport Flyer bus stop is located on the ground floor of the multi-level car park. Go out Door E on the Ground Floor (by the baggage hall) and follow signs.


The Airport Flyer buses offer passengers:

  • free Wi–Fi
  • easy access
  • air conditioning
  • leather coach–style seats
  • convenient luggage racks
  • automatic announcements about next stops
  • TV screens displaying flight info, weather and news updates.

Travel times


The Airport Flyer Bus service runs from Wellington Airport to Wellington Railway station every 10 minutes on weekdays from 6.30am to 9.00am and 2.00pm to 7.00pm. It runs every 20 minutes at all other times. It stops at various major stops throughout Wellington. Download the timetable here.

Lower Hutt

The Airport Flyer Bus service runs every 20 minutes from Queensgate Mall in Lower Hutt to Wellington Airport.

For further information, please see the Airport Flyer website.

Other bus services

Route 2 Karori-Wellington-Hataitai- Seatoun - is a regular bus service. It travels through the city to Seatoun. It will take you within 10 minutes walk of the airport. Just get off on Broadway.