New Zealand in Profile: 2011
New Zealand lies around 1,600km from Australia’s eastern coast (a three-hour flight) and 9,000–12,000km from all Pacific Rim destinations (10- to 16-hour flight). New Zealand has several international airports. Auckland Airport is the busiest. Peak travel months are December to February.
Short term travel
|Overseas visitor arrival
New Zealand’s top 10 visitor source countries for 2010 were the five listed below, followed by Germany, the Republic of Korea, Canada, Singapore, and India.
Top five visitor source countries
Country of last permanent residence
|United States of America
|China, People’s Republic of
|Note: All data refers to June years. || |