Getting to our Place
Southland is more accessible than ever.
Waihōpai Invercargill is a very reachable destination with direct flights from Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. Invercargill airport is located just 5km (under seven minutes' drive) from the centre of Invercargill.
Both Te Anau and Gore are within driving distance of the Invercargill, with the road to Te Anau travelling through some spectacular scenery.
Queenstown and Dunedin International Airports are within a few hours' drive, with these journeys taking you through some of New Zealand’s most stunning landscapes.
Fly Direct to Invercargill
Travel into Invercargill with direct flights operating Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. Arrive to a modern airport, that is seamless to get through.
From Auckland to Invercargill - up to six days a week.
One flight per day, approx 2h
From Wellington to Invercargill - seven days a week.
Two flights per day, approx 2h 10m
From Christchurch to Invercargill - Daily.
Six to seven flights per day, approx 1hr 25m
Driving Within Southland
Wind your way through fertile farmland, cruise the coastlines, or travel through the native rainforests, wherever your destination you'll discover a rugged and remote region of awe-inspiring scenic beauty.
From Queenstown Airport to Invercargill - approx 2h 15m, 180km
From Dunedin Airport to Invercargill - approx. 2h 20m, 183km
From Christchurch to Invercargill - approx. 7h, 566km
From Invercargill to Te Anau - approx 1h 45m, 155km
From Invercargill to Gore - approx 45min, 65km
From Invercargill to The Catlins - approx 1hr 10m, 82km
From Te Anau to Milford Sound - approx 1hr 30min, approx 118km