Whitianga travel guide

Whitianga Tourism | Whitianga Guide

You're Going to Love Whitianga

With a population of 3,367, Whitianga is a must-see destination in Waikato, New Zealand. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Whitianga deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

When to visit Whitianga

Whitianga in October
Estimated hotel price
$104
1 night at 3-star hotel
Whitianga in October
Estimated hotel price
$104
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Whitianga

Plane

When flying to Whitianga, you’ll arrive at Whitianga (WTZ), which is located 1 mile from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Whitianga is to pick up a car hire from Auckland, which is about 52 miles from Whitianga. You’ll find branches of Mode Car & Camper Rentals and Yesaway, among others, in Auckland.

Plane

When flying to Whitianga, you’ll arrive at Whitianga (WTZ), which is located 1 mile from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Whitianga is to pick up a car hire from Auckland, which is about 52 miles from Whitianga. You’ll find branches of Mode Car & Camper Rentals and Yesaway, among others, in Auckland.

Airports near Whitianga

Airlines serving Whitianga

Lufthansa
Good (4,664 reviews)
KLM
Good (850 reviews)
SWISS
Good (942 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,540 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,615 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,306 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,584 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,962 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,120 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,467 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,861 reviews)
Finnair
Good (871 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (923 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (827 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (833 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,652 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (401 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (502 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (185 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (773 reviews)
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Where to stay in Whitianga

Average rates range from around $170 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $335 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Whitianga

Most booked hotels in Whitianga

Peninsula Motel
3 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
$144+
Beachside Resort Whitianga
4 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
$163+
Albert Number 6 Motel
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
$110+

Hiring a car in Whitianga

Expect to pay $2.74 per litre in Whitianga (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $32.79 and $43.72.

Expect to pay $2.74 per litre in Whitianga (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $32.79 and $43.72.