Getting to Nelson and MarchFest is easy..
Getting to Nelson
Nelson Airport is one of the country's busiest regional airports with up to 600 flights in and out per week, direct between seven destinations throughout New Zealand.
Nelson Tasman is fortunate to have six airlines servicing the region: Air New Zealand, Jetstar
, Sounds Air, and air2there in and out of Nelson Airport, along with Golden Bay Air, based at Takaka in Golden Bay.

Nelson City is a short 15-minute drive from Nelson Airport. For up-to-date flight information visit the 
Nelson Airport website.
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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.