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

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Bus  •  5h 54m

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

$16 - $45

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Train, shuttle  •  7h 4m

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

$115 - $126

Drive  •  3h 48m

  1. Drive from Auckland to Turangi 203.7 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Taupo  •  4h 34m

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

$100 - $292

Fly to Rotorua, bus  •  6h 20m

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

$89 - $286

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

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The quickest way to get from Auckland to Turangi is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 3h 48m.

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

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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 5h 54m and costs $25 - $65.

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The bus from Auckland - Central to Turangi takes 5h 54m including transfers and departs twice 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 5h 54m and costs $25 - $65. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $150 - $450 and takes 4h 34m.

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

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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: 5h 54m

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

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Auckland to Turangi twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $45 and the journey takes 5h 54m. 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
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Auckland to Rotorua
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Train operators
KiwiRail Northern Explorer
Phone
0800 808 400
Website
kiwirail.co.nz
Train from Auckland Strand to National Park
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Schedules at
greatjourneysofnz.co.nz
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Auckland - Central to Turangi
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Rotorua to Turangi
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $27
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Tongariro Crossing Shuttle
Website
tongarirocrossingshuttles.co.nz
Shuttle from National Park Village to Turangi
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tongarirocrossingshuttles.co.nz
Book at
tongarirocrossingshuttles.co.nz

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland to Turangi is 326 km. It takes approximately 3h 48m 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 45+ 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 44m and costs $18.

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