Location and Directions

Getting to Hamilton Airport

Situated on Airport Rd on State Highway 21, Hamilton Airport is conveniently located 20 minutes south of Hamilton City’s CBD (14kms). Servicing the greater Waikato region, the airport is approximately 20 minutes from Cambridge and Te Awamutu, 40 minutes from Otorohanga, 60 minutes from Rotorua and 90 minutes from Tauranga.

Directions to Hamilton Airport

South from Hamilton City:
• Follow State Highway 1 towards Cambridge.
• Take the Tamahere turn-off, and at the 1st roundabout take the 3rd exit, which takes you under the main road.
• Drive straight through the 2nd roundabout, heading west onto Airport Rd.
• Follow Airport Rd and the signs to Hamilton Airport, which is situated on the right-hand side approximately 4.8kms from the Tamahere turn-off.

South West from Hamilton City:
• Take State Highway 3 along Ohaupo Rd towards Te Awamutu.
• Follow the airport signs along Ohaupo Rd out of the city and through Rukuhia until you come to the junction of State Highway 3 and State Highway 21 (approximately 3.8kms from Rukuhia).
• Turn left at the junction into Airport Rd (State Highway 21) and Hamilton Airport is approximately 1.8kms along Airport Rd on the left hand side.

Traffic Alerts:

Tamahere Interchange:
Roadworks will be underway on SH1-near the Tamahere interchange and SH21-Airport Road from the 1st of October 2019.
Alternative route via SH3 on Ohaupo Road. 

Dixon Road – new roundabout construction
The Southern end of Dixon Road at the Ohaupo Rd intersection will be closed for up to two months from the 25th of March 2020.
For further information, visit here.

Allow for extra travel time to airport during peak periods. 

Postal Address:
Hamilton Airport
Airport Road, RD 2
Hamilton 3282
New Zealand

Delivery Address:
Hamilton Airport Management Office
Mezzanine Floor, Hamilton Airport Terminal
Airport Road, RD 2
Hamilton 3282
New Zealand