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Air Chathams


46 reviews
Headquarters: North Road Tuuta Airport, New Zealand 011 64 800 580 127 Website
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Wanganui
Level 6 Contributor
117 reviews
18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wanganui to Auckland. Couldn’t be easier. I had a meeting by the airport so a mid morning flight up and evening back couldn’t gave been better. On time, friendly, particularly tidy and a good price.

Domestic Economy Whanganui - Auckland
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Thank Geridog1
Level 6 Contributor
154 reviews
41 helpful votes
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Air Chathams is the only regional domestic airline that flies to the Chatham Islands. Flights depart from Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch four to six times a week, and more recently they also fly from Wanganui and Whakatane to Auckland, and are investigating the feasibility of the Kāpiti-Auckland route. As this is an internal flight within New Zealand, no immigration documentation...

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Domestic Economy Wellington - Chatham Island (Rekohu)

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Kawerau, New Zealand
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
10 helpful votes
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Great littl3e airline servicing the Eastern Bay of Plenty after Air NZ saw fit to desert us. I have used them numerous times without a hiccup, apart from weather related incidents. ( Fog at destination.)

Domestic Economy Whakatane - Auckland
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Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
8 helpful votes
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Travelled with Air Chathams today on a business trip from Whakatane to Auckland. Very nice welcome at check in at Whakatane. Boarding pass issued and a brief wait and then the flight boarded early as everyone had arrived. Got to Auckland slightly ahead of schedule. No fuss and everything just works and all staff helping with a smile and friendly...

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Domestic Economy Whakatane - Auckland

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Wanganui, New Zealand
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 helpful votes
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Since Air NZ pulled out of our town, as they did other smaller centres, Air Chathams have more than filled the gap. They give a regular, extremely good service and the airport has grown more busy because more people are flying in and out of Wanganui.

Domestic Economy Auckland - Whanganui
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Thank strattonfamily
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Only a short flight but so easy to book in & collect luggage at Whanganui , flights on the cheap side , on line booking simple Smooth flight .

Domestic Economy Auckland - Whanganui
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Rangiora, New Zealand
Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Consistently good experience all round, great views of the coastline, friendly staff, flights on time. Good reading material. No in flight refreshments as flight only short so take your own refreshments.

Domestic Economy Whakatane - Auckland
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Thank susiejean2016
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
Reviewed March 20, 2018

This was a return trip. For a small airline operating little planes these guys offer a great service from check-in to deplaning. The planes are clean, the staff are great there is no in flight service naturally or entertainment

Domestic Economy Whakatane - Auckland
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Tauranga, New Zealand
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
13 helpful votes
Reviewed March 7, 2018

No problems with theflight. On time and we had a hassle free trip. 2 hours from Tauranga. Return flight was as good . Service at the Chatrhams airport excellent.

Domestic Economy Tauranga - Chatham Island (Rekohu)
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wellington nz
Level 4 Contributor
39 reviews
10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Great flight , set you up for your experience of whats to come, the only hint is take ear muffs very loud plane

Domestic Economy Wellington - Chatham Island (Rekohu)
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“The Airport is 20 minutes from Waitangi, so ask around about a lift. Sweet as!”
470trevorl, 8 Jun 2018 | Read review
“Book early to grab a cheaper fare.”
strattonfamily, 21 May 2018 | Read review
“Take your camera as great photo opportunities. Take your own refreshments if you need them.”
susiejean2016, 2 Apr 2018 | Read review
“dont expect heaps of room the planes are small and compact but the flights are short”
, 20 Mar 2018 | Read review
“take ear muffs”
WellingtonNzSue, 4 Mar 2018 | Read review
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