By Air

View of Napier Airport from above.Currently our region is serviced by New Zealand's National Carrier 'Air New Zealand' with daily direct flights from Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.

A smaller carrier named 'Sunair' also operates a schedule services to/from Napier to other regions in New Zealand including Gisborne, Palmerston North, Rotorua, Hamilton, Tauranga, Whakatane, New Plymouth.

To book either of these carriers please select one of the following links:

Hawke's Bay Airport

The Hawke's Bay area is serviced by one airport, located 10 minutes from Napier City and 20 minutes from Hastings City. Please view their website.


By Coach


Intercity Bus. New Zealand's largest coach network, InterCity, has been transporting Kiwi and overseas visitors around New Zealand for more than 30 years.

InterCity offer more than 150 services every day connecting to over 600 New Zealand destinations.

The main North Island cities with connecting services to Napier are; Auckland, Wellington, Tauranga, Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo, Whakatane,Gisborne, Palmerston North, New Plymouth, Hastings and Wanganui.

Naked Bus

New Zealand's low cost national bus company departing daily from Napier to main centre's North and South. Palmerston North, Wellington, Taupo, Rotorua, Gisborne, Hamilton, Tauranga, Auckland, Whangarei and Paihia


By Ferry


Interislander ferry. Travel between Wellington and Picton on the Aratere, Kaiarahi or the Kaitaki. The 92 km voyage takes 3 hours and has been described as one of the most beautiful ferry rides in the world. Each provides a complete range of onboard services to ensure you trip is enjoyable and unforgettable.

For current passenger fares and vehicle rates visit.


The Strait Feronia and The Straitsman sail everyday between New Zealand's North and South Island. On board services include lounge areas, movies, food kiosks / cafes, workstations.

For current passenger fares and vehicle rates visit.


By Train


TranzScenic train.TranzScenic has three memorable Train Journeys.

  • Northern Explorer: Departs from Auckland and Wellington travelling through some of the North Islands most inspiring scenery.
  • Coastal Pacific: Departs daily from both Christchurch and Picton.
  • TranzAlpine: Christchurch to Greymouth and return daily. Rated as one of the world's greatest train journeys.

Napier i-SITE Visitor Centre is one of Napier City Council's great facilities/services. There are many more...

Bay Skate

Located on Marine Parade, Napier, is the Bay Skate Park - home to skateboarding, BMX, roller derby, inline hockey and scootering.
View website for Bay Skate

National Aquarium of New Zealand

Nowhere else in New Zealand will you discover a wider range of marine animals and native species in a single facility than at the National Aquarium of New Zealand.
View website for National Aquarium of New Zealand

Napier Aquatic Centre

Situated in the centre of Napier, in the middle of Onekawa Park, the Napier Aquatic Centre is a safe and affordable aquatic facility for everyone.
View website for Napier Aquatic Centre

The Faraday Centre

The Faraday Centre in Napier, is Hawke's Bay's Museum of Technology. It's a place of discovery where history comes alive through hands on experience.
View website for The Faraday Centre

Parklands Residential Estate

Located in the Art Deco city of Napier. We have worked closely with our builders to promote and develop high quality housing within an open-aspect environment.
View website for Parklands Residential Estate

Napier Libraries

Strive to Inspire, Educate and Entertain by providing access to information through various resources within our Libraries. We aim to provide more than you expect.
View website for Napier Libraries

MTG Hawke's Bay

Comprising a Museum, Theatre and Gallery - MTG is home to a significant collection of objects that form the foundation of distinctive exhibitions, a world-class research facility and the MTG Theatre.
View website for MTG Hawke's Bay

Par2 MiniGolf

Come to Par2 MiniGolf and meet Seamore the Seagull at our sea-side minigolf courses. Challenge your friends and family for a round.
View website for Par2 MiniGolf

Napier City Council

For Napier City residents and citizens to have easy access to see what council are currently working on, completed, what they do, facilities, and council information.
View website for Napier City Council

Napier Conference Centre

We offer an all purpose built venue that uniquely combines spectacular outlooks with functional layout.
View website for Napier Conference Centre

William Colenso

Build on the blossoming national and international interest in William Colenso's life and ideas as the result of the William Colenso Bicentenary Celebrations in Hawke's Bay in 2011, and a body of new publications and research.
View website for William Colenso

Kennedy Park Resort Napier

We are Hawkes Bay's premier holiday accommodation park providing an array of facilities to keep the entire family entertained.
View website for Kennedy Park Resort Napier

Napier Municipal Theatre

Unique Art Deco heritage has been preserved with the skilful addition of modern theatre facilities making it the best provincial performing arts centre in the nation.
View website for Napier Municipal Theatre

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