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There are 7 ways to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) by plane, bus, car, towncar or shuttle

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Fly Auckland to Tauranga  •  40m

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Tauranga (TRG) AKL - TRG

$75 - $260

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Bus via Tauranga CBD - Stand A  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Manukau City to Tauranga Auckland - Central - Rotorua / ...

$25 - $48

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Fly Auckland Airport to Claris Airport, fly to Tauranga Airport  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the plane from Auckland Airport to Claris Airport
  2. Take the plane from Claris Airport to Tauranga Airport

$183 - $209

Bus  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Manukau City to Bayfair Auckland - Central - Bayfair

$25 - $48

Drive  •  2h 24m

  1. Drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) 121.8 miles

$26 - $40

Towncar  •  2h 24m

  1. Take a town car from Auckland Airport to Tauranga Airport (TRG) 121.8 miles

$300 - $420

Shuttle  •  2h 24m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Auckland Airport to Tauranga Airport (TRG)

$220 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 2h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) is to fly which costs $120 - $390 and takes 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG). However, there are services departing from Stop A International Terminal and arriving at Hewletts Road - Opposite Jean Batten Drive via Manukau City and Tauranga CBD - Stand A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 42m.

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The distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Tauranga Airport (TRG) is 145 km. The road distance is 194.9 km.

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The best way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) without a car is to bus which takes 5h 42m and costs $35 - $75.

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It takes approximately 40m to fly from Auckland (AKL) to Tauranga (TRG), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) bus services, operated by InterCity Coachlines, depart from Manukau City station.

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The best way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) is to fly which takes 40m and costs $120 - $390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $75 and takes 5h 42m.

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The quickest flight from Auckland Airport to Tauranga Airport is the direct flight which takes 40m.

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Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) bus services, operated by InterCity Coachlines, arrive at Tauranga station.

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Map of how to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG).
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  • Distance: 90.8 miles
  • Duration: 40m

What companies run services between Auckland Airport (AKL), New Zealand and Tauranga Airport (TRG), New Zealand?

Air New Zealand flies from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) every 4 hours. Alternatively, InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $35 and the journey takes 2h 54m.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Auckland to Tauranga
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Manukau City to Tauranga
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Bus from Manukau City to Bayfair
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Other operators
Barrier Air
Website
barrierair.kiwi
Plane from Auckland Airport to Claris Airport
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
barrierair.kiwi
Fly My Sky
Website
flymysky.co.nz
Plane from Auckland Airport to Claris Airport
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Schedules at
flymysky.co.nz
Sunair
Phone
0800 786 247
Email
info@sunair.co.nz
Website
sunair.co.nz
Plane from Claris Airport to Tauranga Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$131
Schedules at
sunair.co.nz
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Auckland Airport to Tauranga Airport (TRG)
Estimated price
$300 - $420
Shuttle from Auckland Airport to Tauranga Airport (TRG)
Estimated price
$220 - $320

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG) is 195 km. It takes approximately 2h 24m to drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Tauranga Airport (TRG).

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Air New Zealand offers flights from Auckland Airport to Tauranga Airport.

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There are 214+ hotels available in Tauranga Airport (TRG). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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