Getting Around Wellington

By Taxi
Those flying in and out of the Wellington Airport in New Zealand can take advantage of taxicab transportation services. This airport offers an excellent taxi service with a modern fleet of vehicles directly from the airport's main gates. Each taxi driver is fully licensed and knows his or her way around the Wellington area with ease. There is no destination that these drivers are unable to find. Head to the baggage claim area to pick up a taxi and get to your desired destination. Taxicab operators located at the airport include Green Cabs, Wellington Combined Taxis, and Corporate Cabs.

By Shuttle
Groups of individuals who are traveling to the same destination such as a hotel or attraction, can take advantage of riding aboard the Super Shuttle. This method of transportation can also be found at the baggage claim area of Wellington Airport. Those who do not mind sharing a ride can take advantage of the affordable rates and discounts for shared-ride fares. This method of transportation is fast, efficient and takes you directly to your destination.

By Airport Flyer Bus
This Airport Flyer Bus is an express bus service that is available to board at the Wellington Airport. This bus service can be found at the far southern end of the main Wellington International Airport terminal. Buses typically run once every 15 minutes and will take visitors from the airport all the way to Upper Hutt. Make stops at Hutt Valley, the centre of Wellington, Queensgate, and then Lower Hutt. This public transportation service provides guests with comfortable leather seating, lots of legroom, excellent luggage racks, TV screens, and automatic stop announcements. Even take advantage of using the free wireless Internet access that is available aboard the bus.

By Car
There is no better way to see Wellington and additional areas of New Zealand than by driving through them yourself. Car rental services are available at the baggage claim area of the airport from major companies such as Thrifty Rental Cars, Hertz Rent a Car and Avis Rental Cars. Those who want to do their own touring while in Wellington may consider renting a car. Vehicles are available to rent in all models, sizes, and budgets. Rent a car for the whole family to fit in or choose something more sporty and stylish to show off in while in the country. Having your own car gets you to where you need to go, exactly when you need to be there.