There are 5 ways to get from Auckland to Turangi by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Auckland - Central to Turangi Auckland - Central - Wellington - Central

$16 - $45

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Train, taxi  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Auckland Strand to National Park Northern Explorer
  2. Take a taxi from National Park to Turangi

$184 - $221

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Auckland to Turangi 203.7 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Taupo  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Taupo (TUO) AKL - TUO

$96 - $298

Fly to Rotorua, bus  •  5 h 56 min

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

$85 - $278

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The cheapest way to get from Auckland to Turangi is to bus which costs $25 - $65 and takes 5 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland to Turangi is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Auckland - Central and arriving at Turangi. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 54 min.

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The distance between Auckland and Turangi is 255 km. The road distance is 326 km.

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The best way to get from Auckland to Turangi without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 54 min and costs $25 - $65.

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The bus from Auckland - Central to Turangi takes 5 h 54 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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The best way to get from Auckland to Turangi is to bus which takes 5 h 54 min and costs $25 - $65. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $140 - $450 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Auckland Airport to Taupo Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Auckland to Turangi bus services, operated by InterCity Coachlines, arrive at Turangi station.

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Map of how to get from Auckland to Turangi.
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  • Distance: 159.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 54 min

What companies run services between Auckland, New Zealand and Turangi, New Zealand?

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Auckland to Turangi once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 54 min. Alternatively, Air New Zealand flies from Auckland to Turangi twice daily.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Auckland to Taupo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Auckland to Rotorua
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Train operators
KiwiRail Northern Explorer
Website
kiwirailscenic.co.nz
Train from Auckland Strand to National Park
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
kiwirailscenic.co.nz
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Auckland - Central to Turangi
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Rotorua to Turangi
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $27
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Other operators
Taxi from National Park to Turangi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland to Turangi is 326 km. It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to drive from Auckland to Turangi.

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

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There are 43+ hotels available in Turangi. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Auckland to Auckland Airport is to bus which takes 24 min and costs $12 - $27.

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