At Compare & Choose NZ we have made campervan rentals in Tauranga Airport easy for you. Talk about close. The Tauranga Airport is only 4 kilometres to the north of the city centre. It is situated on a strip of land that adjoins Tauranga Harbour. You have to be realistic, this is only a small airport with four terminal gates, and is serviced by small commercial passenger aircraft such as Beechcraft's, Dash 8's and ATR72's.
Air Nelson, Mount Cook Airlines and Eagle Airways are the key carriers from the airport. In regards to aircraft movements, the airport sees about 87,000 landings and take-offs each year, and around 200,000 make their way through the airport. The IATA code for the airport is TRG.
There are a couple of small charter companies that operate from the airport also such as Bayflight Aviation, Tauranga Aero Club and the adrenalin fuelled Double X Aviation who offer acrobatic plane rides.
The Classic Flyers Museum and a cafe are also located at the airport, as well a couple of sky diving and glider companies.