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Where is Queenstown?
Queenstown is in the southwest corner of the South Island of New Zealand and is very accessible with multiple direct flights every day from all of New Zealand’s major airports as well as direct scheduled services from Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and Coolangatta in Australia. Queenstown international airport is just 15 minutes drive from Pinewood lodge.
For visitors that choose to drive, experiencing the beautiful Southern Scenic Route through Otago and Southland is a stunning way to arrive in Queenstown, or you might choose to meander down the South Island from the West Coast or Canterbury.
Pinewood Lodge itself is located at:
48 Hamilton Road
Just a short 2 minute drive from the city centre or about a 10 minute walk.
Flying to Queenstown
Located 15 minutes from the city centre of Queenstown, the International Airport services the region with daily domestic flights from Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch and regular direct trans-Tasman flights from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Coolangatta. Auckland and Sydney airports are the major international hub airports for long haul visitors and some international airlines also fly to Christchurch Airport.
Four major airlines provide scheduled services in and out of Queenstown Airport. Air New Zealand and Jetstar offer both domestic and international flights to and from Queenstown and Qantas and Virgin Australia fly internationally between Queenstown and the east coast of Australia.
Driving to Queenstown
If you’re planning to travel by road you can drive yourself, hop on a bus or join a coach tour. Major New Zealand highways connect Queenstown to surrounding South Island regions and you’ll come across incredible natural landscapes and different attractions on the way, making it an ideal trip if you have time to explore.
There are daily buses to Queenstown from Wanaka, Dunedin, Invercargill and Christchurch to Queenstown as well as scheduled coach tours and backpacker tour buses. There are also rental car and motor home depots based at Queenstown airport and some operators have offices in the city centre.