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Enjoy ultimate value for money on car rental at Whakatane AirportWhakatane Airport, known by the code WHK, serves the town of Whakatane and other nearby East Coast destinations. There are regular flights to and from Auckland, with a short travel time of around 45 minutes.
Whakatane Airport’s most notable feature is its unique yellow and red terminal. Roger Walker, a renowned architect, designed the angular, colourful and very distinctive building.
Inside, there are basic facilities such as tourist information and a cafe, however due to the airport’s small capacity there aren’t currently shopping and entertainment options.
Collect the keys to your Whakatane car hire when you land from your chosen company’s on-airport counter. Brands including Hertz, Auto Europe and Budget operate on site. It only takes around 10 minutes to drive from the airport to the town centre.
On the road in beautiful WhakataneOnce you’ve landed and you’re behind the wheel it’s time to see the sights. Whakatane has a gorgeous waterfront precinct, as well as many eateries and shops. The town is busy with events, particularly concerts during the summer.
Nearby destinations include the stunning Pohutukawa-lined Ohope Beach and lush Te Urewera and Whirinaki Forests.
White Island is an extreme and evocative destination close by. This live volcano has steaming vents, a craggy landscape, bubbling pools and a boiling crater. You can take scenic flights over it, or go diving to explore its underwater wonders.
Whakatane’s waters are perfect for swimming with dolphins, fishing, snorkelling and diving to see shipwrecks and more.
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