There are 4 ways to get from Auckland to Wairoa by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Auckland - Central to Bayview Auckland - Central - Hastings
  2. Take the bus from Bayview to Wairoa Wellington - Central - Gisborne

$29 - $72

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Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Auckland to Wairoa 316.5 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Napier, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Napier (NPE) AKL - NPE
  2. Take the bus from Napier Airport to Wairoa

$48 - $193

Fly to Gisborne, bus  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Gisborne (GIS) AKL - GIS
  2. Take the bus from Gisborne to Wairoa

$108 - $414

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Auckland to Wairoa is to bus which costs $40 - $110 and takes 9 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland to Wairoa is to fly and bus which costs $160 - $650 and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Auckland to Wairoa. However, there are services departing from Auckland - Central and arriving at Wairoa via Bayview. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 50 min.

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The distance between Auckland and Wairoa is 337 km. The road distance is 506.4 km.

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The best way to get from Auckland to Wairoa without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 50 min and costs $40 - $110.

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It takes approximately 9 h 50 min to get from Auckland to Wairoa, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Auckland Airport to Napier Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland to Wairoa is 506 km. It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to drive from Auckland to Wairoa.

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Jetstar and Air New Zealand offer flights from Auckland Airport to Napier Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Wairoa. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auckland to Wairoa.
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  • Distance: 210.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 50 min

What companies run services between Auckland, New Zealand and Wairoa, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand?

You can take a bus from Auckland to Wairoa via Bayview in around 9 h 50 min.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Auckland to Napier
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Auckland to Napier via Wellington
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Auckland to Gisborne
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Auckland to Gisborne via Wellington
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Auckland to Napier
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Auckland - Central to Bayview
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $50
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Bayview to Wairoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Napier Airport to Wairoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Gisborne to Wairoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz

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