The North and South Islands of New Zealand are a spectacular holiday destination with some of the most breathtaking landscapes in the world. Renowned as a popular filming location for many of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters, cheap flights to New Zealand put you right in the heart of the country's lush rainforest, rugged coastline, ancient volcanoes, vast mountains, deep fiords and friendly locals as well as giving you a choice of a great range of holiday accommodation.
Flights to New Zealand arrive at either the Auckland International Airport in the North Island or the Christchurch International Airport in the South Island. Auckland is New Zealand's busiest and largest airport and is approximately 21km south of downtown Auckland while Christchurch is also a gateway to New Zealand tourism and is just 12km northwest of the city centre.
Auckland is New Zealand's primary international airport and services approximately 14 million passengers annually. It is New Zealand's second largest cargo port and is Australasia's second busiest international airport behind Melbourne. The airport has only 1 main runway although a taxi way has been upgraded for use when the main runway is under maintenance. The airport has a capacity of approximately 45 flight movements per hour.