There are 4 ways to get from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Auckland - Central to Hobbiton Movie Set Auckland - Central - Auckland - Central

$18 - $45

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Train, taxi  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the train from Auckland Strand to Hamilton Northern Explorer
  2. Take a taxi from Hamilton to Hobbiton Movie Set

$346 - $418

Drive  •  2h 13m

  1. Drive from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set 168.9 km

$30 - $50

Fly, taxi  •  3h 18m

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Tauranga (TRG) AKL - TRG
  2. Take a taxi from Tauranga to Hobbiton Movie Set

$348 - $668

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The cheapest way to get from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set is to bus which costs $18 - $45 and takes 2h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 2h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Auckland - Central and arriving at Hobbiton Movie Set. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Auckland and Hobbiton Movie Set is 138 km. The road distance is 168.9 km.

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The best way to get from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set without a car is to bus which takes 2h 30m and costs $18 - $45.

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The bus from Auckland - Central to Hobbiton Movie Set takes 2h 30m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set bus services, operated by GreatSights, depart from Auckland - Central station.

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

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Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set bus services, operated by GreatSights, arrive at Hobbiton Movie Set station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set is 169 km. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set.

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  • Distance: 138.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 30m

What companies run services between Auckland, New Zealand and Hobbiton Movie Set, New Zealand?

GreatSights operates a bus from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 2h 30m. InterCity Coachlines also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Auckland to Tauranga
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
KiwiRail
Phone
0800 808 400
Website
kiwirail.co.nz
Train from Auckland Strand to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Schedules at
greatjourneysofnz.co.nz
Bus operators
GreatSights
Website
greatsights.co.nz
Bus from Auckland - Central to Hobbiton Movie Set
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
GreatSights
Standard
$22 - $35
Flexi
$55 - $75
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Auckland - Central to Hobbiton Movie Set
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Other operators
Taxi from Hamilton to Hobbiton Movie Set
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$260 - $320
Red Cabs Hamilton Ltd
Phone
+64 07 839 3939
Website
redcabshamilton.co.nz
Hamilton Taxis
Phone
+64 800 477 477
Website
hamiltontaxis.co.nz
Dial A Cab Hamilton
Phone
+64 7847 5050

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

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There are 129+ hotels available in Hobbiton Movie Set. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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The best way to get from Auckland to Auckland Airport is to bus which takes 43 min and costs $18.

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