If you have your own WiFi enabled or any mobile devices, you can connect to one of the following networks.
Data allowance can be purchased online with a credit card or access vouchers can be purchased from the Air Rarotonga office from 8:00 am to 6 pm every day except Sundays and during Air Rarotonga, Virgin Australia and jetStar flight movements from their respective checkin counters.
Network name: Zenbu-RAR
Coverage: Checkin area for domestic and international flights, minimum purchase:
All credit purchased from Air Rarotonga is valid at Rarotonga International airport, the Rendez-Vous Cafe and Aitutaki Airport*. Credit purchased on line can be used at over 1.000 Zenbu Hotspots in New Zealand, Australia, Tonga, Samoa and the Cook Islands. Visit: www.zenbu.net.nz
* - applies for vouchers or access codes obtained after November 1.
*Zenbu-RAR-2, Zenbu-RAR-3, Zenbu-RAR-4 and RAR-Rendez-Vous are special long range hotspots, if you connect to one of these and come back to the Domestic departure Area you can conenct to Zenbu-RAR with the same voucher or user name.
Access cards are available from Telecom Cook Islands and various outlets around the Island.
Credit is valid for 30 days.
Network name: Telecom Hotspot
Coverage: Checkin area, departure lounge and business class lounge.
At Rarotonga International Airport and its vicinity, two different baggage storage facilities are available:
The Islander Hotel:
The Islander Hotel across the Road from the Airport offers short term bag storage for NZ$ 5 per piece - this is very useful if you depart in the middle of the night and wish to travel to the Airport by public bus or otherwise and spend the evening or night in the Airport and town area dining, feasting or partying until it is time to check in for your international flight. Visit the Islander Hotel Web Site by clicking here.
Air Rarotonga Baggage Storage:
This is a short and long term baggage service for Air Rarotonga customers travelling to the outer islands. Located at the Air Rarotonga Checkin Counters during their check in and flight hours and at certain after hour times. Rates range from NZ$ 5 (small bags) to NZ$ 10 (surf boards) per item per day. More information is available from the Air Rarotonga Website by clicking here or inquire at the Air Rarotonga Checkin counter.
A Bank South Pacific ATM is located in the international arrivals area immediately after customs. Available 24 hours. This ATM dispenses New Zealand Currency.
A public car park is located adjacent to the Terminal Check-In area. At present, during international flight movements a charge of NZ$2.00 per car is charged upon exiting the car park. An automated system with per hour charges is currently being installed.
There are several cafes and vending machines located at the Airport premises and in the vicinity: