There are 8 ways to get from Auckland to Te Puke by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus via Tauranga  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Auckland to Tauranga N2 / ...

$19 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Auckland to Te Puke N2

$13 - $22

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Auckland Strand to Hamilton Northern Explorer
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton - Central to Greerton Hamilton - Central - Mount Maunganui / ...

$137 - $181

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Auckland to Te Puke 145.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Tauranga, bus  •  4 h 17 min

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

$89 - $293

Fly to Whakatane, bus  •  4 h 48 min

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

$279 - $537

Fly to Rotorua, bus  •  4 h 42 min

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

$87 - $266

Fly to Taupo, bus  •  5 h 34 min

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

$120 - $321

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Auckland to Te Puke is to bus which costs $20 - $35 and takes 5 h 25 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Auckland to Te Puke is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 2 h 44 min.

More details

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

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Auckland to Te Puke, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Auckland and arriving at Te Puke. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

More details

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

ManaBus.com operates a bus from Auckland to Te Puke 4 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Auckland to Tauranga
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Auckland to Rotorua
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
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
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $260
Train operators
KiwiRail Northern Explorer
Website
kiwirailscenic.co.nz
Train from Auckland Strand to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
kiwirailscenic.co.nz
Bus operators
ManaBus.com
Website
manabus.com
Bus from Auckland to Tauranga
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
manabus.com
Bus from Auckland to Te Puke
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
manabus.com
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Hamilton - Central to Greerton
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Papamoa to Te Puke
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Te Ngae to Te Puke
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Taupo to Te Puke
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $28
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Baybus
Phone
0800 422 928
Email
baybus@corporateconnect.co.nz
Website
baybus.co.nz
Bus from Papamoa to Te Puke
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $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

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Travelling Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast by boat, bus, car and train, Bali: What to do if Mount Agung erupts and Getting to Rome from the airport - to help you get the most out of your next trip.