There are 6 ways to get from Auckland to Waipoua Forest by bus, car, plane, shuttle or taxi

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Bus ManaBus.com, drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Auckland to Oakleigh N3
  2. Drive from Oakleigh to Waipoua Forest

$31 - $44

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Bus InterCity Coachlines, drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Auckland - Central to Towai Auckland - Central - Kerikeri
  2. Drive from Towai to Waipoua Forest

$32 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Auckland to Waipoua Forest 143.8 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Kerikeri, drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Kerikeri (KKE) AKL - KKE
  2. Drive from Kerikeri to Waipoua Forest

$87 - $285

Fly to Whangarei, drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Whangarei (WRE) AKL - WRE
  2. Drive from Whangarei to Waipoua Forest

$78 - $306

Shuttle, taxi  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Auckland to Dargaville
  2. Take a taxi from Dargaville to Waipoua Forest

$149 - $191

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The cheapest way to get from Auckland to Waipoua Forest is to drive which costs $45 - $65 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland to Waipoua Forest is to drive which takes 3 h 8 min and costs $45 - $65.

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The distance between Auckland and Waipoua Forest is 172 km. The road distance is 230 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Auckland to Waipoua Forest, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Auckland, New Zealand and Waipoua Forest, New Zealand?

There is no direct connection from Auckland to Waipoua Forest. However, you can take the bus to Oakleigh then take the drive to Waipoua Forest. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Towai then take the drive to Waipoua Forest.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Auckland to Kerikeri
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Auckland to Whangarei
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Bus operators
ManaBus.com
Website
manabus.com
Bus from Auckland to Oakleigh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
manabus.com
InterCity Coachlines
Te Wai Ora Coachlines
Phone
027 482 2950
Email
tewaioracoachlines@gmail.com
Website
tewaioracoachlines.com
Shuttle from Auckland to Dargaville
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
dargaville.co.nz
Other operators
Taxi from Dargaville to Waipoua Forest
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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