Sounds Air, Picton

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Sounds Air is a locally owned and operated airline based at Picton Airport, in the heart of Marlborough, New Zealand. Sounds Air links the North and South Islands between Wellington, Picton, Blenheim and Nelson.
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  • We took sounds air from nelson to Wellington for the first time. Very impressed with the service. Very friendly. Small plane which means you really feel like you are flying. Definitely will use them a...  more »
  • Sounds Air are an excellent alternative to Air NZ for getting to Wellington from Blenheim (or Picton) at a reasonable rate of $99 each way. Easy friendly service. Will definitely fly with them again.  more »
  • I booked my Sounds Air flight at a time when there was some very bad weather over the Cook Strait. My flight was rescheduled many times in an effort to get me to my destination as the weather was unpr...  more »
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  • Just had the most amazing flight from Christchurch to Blenheim. Was very apprehensive flying in such a small plane but the pilot was very professional and so lovely, we had some great views and the landing was perfect. Thank you Sounds Air.
  • A great little airline and you can cross the Strait in minutes. I've been on this little plane several times now and never tire of the experience and the views over the Marlborough Sounds. The staff are unbelievably friendly!
  • Quick and good ,,,,very nice crew :-) :-) :-)
  • Very friendly staff. Short walk to plane.
  • the best check in experience ever ..followed by entertaining pilot and views

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The greatest variety of accommodations in Picton clusters at the western end of Waikawa Road, all within easy reach of the ferry termil and waterfront. Options include hotels, motels, hostels, and apartments, designed to suit the tastes of the multitude of people arriving from North Island, or heading there. Farther east along the coast of the sheltered inlet you'll find camping areas and expansive resorts, while motels offer lodgings along the roads that lead out of Picton.
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