7 March 


As at 06:00am Sunday 7 March Taranaki will move into Alert Level 1, this means we must practice social distancing while traveling through the Airport. If you feel unwell please stay away from the Airport and stay home.

Please note face coverings must be warm on all flights, unless there is a medical reason to which you cannot wear one.
Information on face coverings at Alert Level 1

We also ask that you please use the QR codes supplied at the entrance of the terminal or sign into our manual register.

For more information on what travel looks like at level 1 please see the government site below
Alert Level 1 guidelines

For those of you flying to Auckland flights are still scheduled, please see the information below about travelling into level 2 regions.
Travelling into Alert Level 2 regions

If you have any other concerns please contact Air New Zealand on 0800 737 000 or visit their website

Thank you for your patience in these ever changing times

Will New Plymouth Airport be open at alert level 1?

Yes we will be open and operating!

We encourage all visitors to check in using the airport’s QR code posters and the NZ Government Contact Tracing app, we recommend that you download the app prior to arriving at the airport.
The airport has a responsibility to the MOH to maintain a contract tracing system to assist in addressing any risk of exposure to COVID-19.

Thank you for your patience and understanding during these times.

Air New Zealand have scheduled flights running daily.
We will update you as we know more around increased flight schedules.

To check flight schedules please see the link below
If you wish to book a flight please see the link below

Terminal amenities
During level 1 the terminal will have all amenities available.

If you require assistance please let the Airport Operations or Air New Zealand staff know ahead of time so we can have a trolley or wheelchair available for you.

Airport Operations 021 139 7859                         Air New Zealand 0800 737 000

We will have touch free hand sanitiser available throughout the terminal. 
There is a free water bottle filling station that is also touch free for passengers to use.

All appropriate health and safety guidelines are being followed to ensure the terminal is clean for all passengers. 

Taxis, Shuttles and Rental Cars
Taxis and Rental Car services will be running to see a list of companies will contact information please see the below links


Rental Cars

Shuttle service

Thank you for understanding, we will continue to update you as we have further information.