Getting to Nelson and MarchFest is easy..
Getting to Nelson
Nelson Airport is one of the country's busiest regional airports with over 400 flights in and out per week and an amazing new terminal to welcome you to the region.  The airport is well connected with 5 airlines servicing 7 direct NZ destinations including Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Palmerston North, New Plymouth. Golden Bay & Paraparaumu.
Airline partners are Air New Zealand, Jetstar, Soundsair,Originair, Golden Bay air providing you choice for flying in.  For up-to-date flight information, to book a flight or book your transport from the airport visit the  Nelson Airport website.

Nelson City is only a short 15-minute drive from Nelson Airport.
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Airport & Nelson City Taxi
Nelson City Taxis can take care of all your travel arrangements to and from the airport and MarchFest.

Phone (03) 548 8225
Freephone 0800 10 88 55

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Getting to MarchFest
MarchFest is pleased to offer a FREE minibus shuttle service from the i-SITE ( 77 Trafalgar Street) in Nelson that will leave every 30 minutes between 11:30am to 6pm. Then in the evening, a Nelson Coachlines Bus runs until 10:30pm.

Founders Park is a 30min walk from town – if it is a lovely day, why not!
Our supporting travel sponsor – Nelson City Taxis – will be more than happy to pick you up and take you to MarchFest, as well as a safe return trip option.


MarchFest has received sponsorship funding for this year’s event from the Nelson Events Marketing & Development Programme, which is funded by the Nelson City Council. The Programme’s objective is to stimulate Nelson City’s economy in the shoulder and off seasons by bringing new spending through visitors coming to Nelson for distinct events.