There are 7 ways to get from Auckland to Te Puke by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Auckland - Central to Tauranga Auckland - Central - Bayfair / ...

$17 - $53

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Bus via 848 Cameron Rd  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Auckland - Central to Tauranga Auckland - Central - Bayfair / ...

$19 - $42

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Auckland to Te Puke 145.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Rotorua, bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Rotorua (ROT) AKL - ROT
  2. Take the bus from Rotorua Airport to Te Puke

$77 - $268

Fly to Tauranga, bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Tauranga (TRG) AKL - TRG
  2. Take the bus from Bayfair Shopping Centre to Te Puke

$87 - $285

Fly to Taupo, bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Taupo (TUO) AKL - TUO
  2. Take the bus from Taupo to Te Puke

$115 - $325

Fly to Whakatane, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Whakatane (WHK) AKL - WHK
  2. Take the bus from Whakatane Boon St to Te Puke

$274 - $542

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Auckland to Te Puke. However, there are services departing from Auckland - Central and arriving at Te Puke via Tauranga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Auckland and Te Puke is 173 km. The road distance is 233.4 km.

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The best way to get from Auckland to Te Puke without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Auckland to Te Puke, including transfers.

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Auckland to Te Puke bus services, operated by InterCity Coachlines, depart from Auckland - Central station.

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The quickest flight from Auckland Airport to Rotorua Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Auckland to Te Puke bus services, operated by InterCity Coachlines, arrive at Tauranga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland to Te Puke is 233 km. It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to drive from Auckland to Te Puke.

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

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There are 173+ hotels available in Te Puke. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auckland to Te Puke.
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  • Distance: 108.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

What companies run services between Auckland, New Zealand and Te Puke, New Zealand?

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Auckland to Te Puke every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Auckland to Rotorua
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Auckland to Tauranga
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Auckland to Taupo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Air Chathams
Website
airchathams.co.nz
Flights from Auckland to Whakatane
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $260
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Auckland - Central to Tauranga
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Rotorua Airport to Te Puke
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $20
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Taupo to Te Puke
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $27
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Baybus
Phone
0800 422 928
Email
baybus@corporateconnect.co.nz
Website
baybus.co.nz
Bus from Rotorua Airport to Te Puke
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
baybus.co.nz
Bus from Bayfair Shopping Centre to Te Puke
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
baybus.co.nz
Bus from Whakatane Boon St to Te Puke
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
baybus.co.nz

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The best way to get from Auckland to Auckland Airport is to bus which takes 24 min and costs .

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