Duration 2h 51m
Distance 223.7 km
Average price $130
Possible routes 5 found

Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves

Rome2rio has found 5 ways to get from Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves by car, train, shuttle, bus and ferry. We recommend driving from Coromandel to Papakura and then taking the train from Papakura to Otorohanga, which takes around 5h 25m. Alternatively, driving from Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves is the cheapest option and takes around 2h 51m. While driving from Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves is the fastest option and takes around 2h 51m.

Recommended route

Drive, train

  1. Coromandel
    142 km
  2. Papakura
    Northern Explorer
  3. Waitomo Glowworm Caves
5h 25m
$130 - $179
Alternative routes

Shuttle, bus

  1. Coromandel
  2. Paeroa
    22
  3. Hamilton - Central
    Auckland - Central - Palmerston North
  4. Waitomo Glowworm Caves
6h 31m
$63 - $94

Ferry, train

  1. Coromandel
  2. Papakura
    Northern Explorer
  3. Waitomo Glowworm Caves
7h 52m
$181 - $258

Drive

  1. Coromandel
    224 km
  2. Waitomo Glowworm Caves
Fastest
2h 51m
Cheapest
$45 - $70

Shuttle, bus via Rotorua

  1. Coromandel
  2. Rotorua
    Auckland - Central - Rotorua / ...
  3. Waitomo Glowworm Caves
7h 10m
$85 - $102

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 2h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 2h 51m.

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The distance between Coromandel and Waitomo Glowworm Caves is 171 km. The road distance is 223.7 km.

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The best way to get from Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 6h 31m and costs $60 - $95.

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It takes approximately 5h 25m to get from Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves is 224 km. It takes approximately 2h 51m to drive from Coromandel to Waitomo Glowworm Caves.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Waitomo Glowworm Caves. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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