Flight Information
Flight Information

The airport terminal is located at 60 Toru Road, Paraparaumu consisting of attractive public areas, check in facilities, i-land café for a range of food and beverages.

Car Parking

The airport operates Short Term and Long Term car parking facilities controlled by "Pay & Display" machines. Tickets need to be purchased from a parking machine upon arrival and displayed on the car dashboard whilst in the car parks.

Payment for the machines are by:

  • Credit Card (Visa and MasterCard only)
  • Text-a-Park (Vodafone only)
  • Coins
  • - Please note the machines do not have the ability to give change or a refund. Please read the payment instructions on the machines carefully.

The Short Term car park fees are $1 for the first hour, $2 per hour thereafter to a maximum of $8 per 24 hours.

The Long Term car park is locked each night – a flat fee of $8 per 24 hours applies.

Vehicles without a valid parking ticket may be clamped or towed away at the vehicle owner's expense.

The Long Term car park is secured and open during airline scheduled operating hours only. Generally, normal car park opening hours are typically:

  • Monday - Friday: 5:45am - 7:40pm
  • Saturday: 5:45am - 11:25am
  • Sunday: 3:30pm - 7:40pm

IMPORTANT: Operating hours are subject to change with airline schedule variation and holiday periods. Please refer to the respective airline flight schedule on their website for up to date operating hours:

Airline ground staff close the car park after the arrival of the last flight of the day and all passengers have retrieved their vehicles. To accommodate passengers on a cancelled or diverted evening flight, airline ground staff will keep the Long Term car park open longer as appropriate.

After hours access to the Long Term car park is only by prior arrangement with airport management, or by priority access which is subject to a $20 call-out fee. This fee must be paid at the time of vehicle retrieval.

For after hours priority vehicle retrieval, please phone:

  • 027 452 7484

Vehicles parked in both the Short Term and Long Term car parks are parked at the owner's risk. Kapiti Coast Airport Holdings Ltd accepts no responsibility for any damage or theft.

Rail Links

The airport is in close proximity to the Paraparaumu rail station and the following link can be used to view timetables.


Shuttles and rental cars can be booked using the following links:

Taxi Services

Paraparaumu Taxis

Taxi services are available from the airport rank.


Shuttle Services

Kapiti Coast Shuttles


Rental Cars

Rent Me Rentals

Can Do Rentals

Air Service Providers

Scheduled Air Service Providers

Air New Zealand

Air Nelson, a subsidiary of Air New Zealand provides daily services between Paraparaumu and Auckland.

For timetables and to book your flights:


Sounds Air

Sounds Air provides daily scheduled services between Paraparaumu and Blenheim, and Paraparaumu and Nelson.

For timetables and to book your flights:


Air2there

Air2there provides daily scheduled services from Paraparaumu to Nelson and Blenheim.

For timetables and to book your flights:

PLEASE NOTE: Air2there operate their services from the Air2there terminal located at 231 Kapiti Road.


Charter Flights

Kapiti Coast Airport offers an opportunity for corporate and general public charter flights to all airports in New Zealand, including second and third level aerodromes.

Charter Flight Operators

Sounds Air – provides an aircraft charter service to any New Zealand location utilising Cessna Caravan aircraft. Along with the normal 12 standard seat arrangement, their aircraft can also have a 6 seat luxury leather interior installed in a few minutes for the charter market.

  • Ph: 0800 505 005


Air2there – provides charter flights for business, personal and sports groups of any size to any New Zealand destination.

  • Ph: 0800 777 000


Kapiti Heliworx – provides helicopter charter flights for 1-4 passengers.

  • Ph: 0508 4354 9676


Scenic Flights

Kapiti Heliworx provides a wide variety of scenic flights, ranging from local flights, over Kapiti Coast to the top of the South Island, and Marlborough Sounds. For those more adventurous, gliding is also available at Wellington Gliding Club, one of the most active gliding clubs in New Zealand, based at Kapiti Coast Airport.

Scenic Flight Providers

Kapiti Heliworx – provides helicopter scenic flights for 1-4 passengers.


Wellington Gliding Club – provides gliding opportunities.


Flight Training

There are four flight training providers based at the Kapiti Coast Airport specialising in various types of training.

Flight Training Providers

Kapiti Aero Club – provides Private Pilot Licence and Commercial Pilots Licence fixed-wing training.


Wellington Gliding Club – provides glider training.


Air2there – provides specific flight training requirements.


MEETING ROOM FOR HIRE

Kapiti Coast Airport has a meeting room available for hire which is an ideal location for your next meeting.

The Landing is perfect for meetings with people flying in to the Kapiti Coast on business, or for local businesses or community groups who are after a convenient central point within the Kapiti Coast district for small one-day regional conferences.

Visit The Landing Meeting Room Website



Air New Zealand

Sounds Air

Air2there

Kapiti Heliworx

Kapiti Aero Club

Wellington Gliding Club

Rent Me Rentals