Rotorua Airport is located just eight kilometres south of the Rotorua CBD. The airport is located approximately one hours driving time from Tauranga, Whakatane and Taupo and only two hours drive to Hamilton.
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From Rotorua City Centre
From Rotorua, drive south turning left onto SH30A (follow the signposts for Whakatane). Continue over the Fenton Street intersection onto Te Ngae Road(SH30). Follow Te Ngae road (SH30) 8km. The airport is signposted on your left.
Driving from Tauranga follow SH2 towards Rotorua via Te Puke. Continue through Te Puke, through Paengaroa and around Lake Rotorua towards the City. Rotorua Airport is signposted on your right 10km before Rotorua city centre.
Driving from Taupo follow SH5 to Rotorua. Ignore the SH 5 left turnoff (towards Hamilton) on the outskirts of Rotorua and continute straight for approximately 1km. At the Distinction Rotorua Hotel roundabout, turn right onto Sala Street. Continue for 1.7km. At the traffic lights, turn right onto Te Ngae Road (SH30) and continue straight for 6.5km. The airport is signposted on your left.
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Driving from Hamilton, follow SH5 towards Rotorua. At the Ngongotaha roundabout, turn right and continue following SH5 into the city. Continue over the Koutu intersection straight onto Old Taupo Road. Follow Old Taupo Road for approximately 5km. Turn left onto Pukuatua Street (SH30A) at the Pukuatua intersection (follow the signposts for Whakatane). Continue over the Fenton Street intersection onto Te Ngae Road(SH30). Follow Te Ngae road (SH30) 8km. The airport is signposted on your left.
Driving from Whakatane, follow SH30 towards Rotorua. Once at lake Rotorua, turn left (still SH30) and continue straight for 3.5km. Rotorua Airport is signposted on your right.
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