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 the city. Both Te Anau and Maruawai Gore are within easy driving distance of the city, with the road to Te Anau travelling through some spectacular scenery. 

The meeting destinations in Murihiku Southland are also just a few hour's drive from both Queenstown and Dunedin International Airports, with these journeys taking you through some of New Zealand’s most stunning landscapes. Queenstown and Dunedin are great pre and post-event destinations.

Invercargill Airport

Fly Direct to Invercargill

It's easy to get to Invercargill with direct flights operating directly to Invercargill from Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. Arrive to a modern airport, that is seamless to get through and then it is just a few minutes' drive to town.

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

Transport map - direct flights


Whether you are travelling by road, air or water, search here for a wide range of transport services available throughout the region.

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