|WORLD AREA CODE||851|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||WLG|
LAT / LON -41°-19'-37"S / 174°48'17"E
Station ID: NZWN
Observation Time: 19/04/2021 7:24 pm
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About Wellington International Airport Code
Wellington International Airport code is WLG. This IATA code has been derived from New Zealand’s capital city Wellington where Wellington Airport (WLG) is located. This facility is nestled at an elevation of 42 meters above sea level and is home to Air New Zealand.
About Wellington International Airport (WLG)
In 2017, Wellington International Airport (WLG) served more than 6 million passengers establishing itself as the third busiest airport in New Zealand. This facility is equipped with a single ILS runway that allows movements of turboprop, narrow-body, and wide-body jet aircraft.
Wellington International Airport (WLG) Terminal
Located at the east of the airport, Wellington International Airport (WLG) terminal operates with three piers: South, South-West, and North-West. Spread across an area of 348,000 sq ft, the South Pier serves turboprop aircraft while the South-West Pier is primarily used by Air New Zealand jets and jetbridges. The North-West Pier is used by all international flights.
Qantas and Virgin Australia have their lounges operating at the facility. The Regional Lounge, Domestic Lounge, and the International Lounge are the main attractions of the terminal.
Nearest Airports to Wellington International Airport (WLG)
Christchurch International Airport : 309 km
Rotorua International Airport : 459 km
Kapiti Coast Airport : 55 km
Nelson Airport : 129 km
Wanganui Airport : 193 km
Major Airlines Operating from Wellington International Airport (WLG)
Air New Zealand
Golden Bay Air
|16-34||6,352 ft||148 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
Frequently Asked Questions
When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
Can I use the Wi-Fi facility at the airport?Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
What facilities are available at the airport for me?The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
Which department should I get in touch with at the airport to report the loss of articles?You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
Do I need to carry something to claim the lost property?Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
Can I avail medical facilities at the airport?Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
Who should I contact if my baggage is missing at the destination airport?Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
Can I carry medicines to the airport?Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
Who should I contact if I found any unattended item at the airport?For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.