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There are 5 ways to get from Glenfield to Waitara by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Auckland - Central to Hamilton - Central Hamilton - Central - Hastings / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton - Central to Waitara Tauranga - New Plymouth / ...

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Train, bus  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the train from Papakura to Otorohanga Northern Explorer
  2. Take the bus from Otorohanga to Waitara Tauranga - New Plymouth / ...

Bus via Pukekohe  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Customs St West to Pukekohe Station Rbs
  2. Take the bus from Custom St to Transport Centre 21
  3. Take the bus from Hamilton - Central to Waitara

Drive  •  4h 15m

  1. Drive from Glenfield to Waitara 363.4 km

Bus, train, fly  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Glenfield Mall to Stop B Lower Albert
  2. Take the train from Britomart Train Station to Puhinui Train Station
  3. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to New Plymouth (NPL) AKL - NPL

Glenfield to Waitara by bus and walk

5 Weekly Services
8h 15m Average Duration
$48 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Glenfield to Waitara is to bus which costs $45 - $100 and takes 8h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Glenfield to Waitara is to bus and train and fly which costs $160 - $490 and takes 3h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glenfield to Waitara. However, there are services departing from Glenfield Mall and arriving at Waitara via Auckland - Central and Hamilton - Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 15m.

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It is 251 km from Glenfield to Waitara. It is approximately 363.4 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Glenfield to Waitara without a car is to bus which takes 8h 15m and costs $45 - $100.

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It takes approximately 8h 15m to get from Glenfield to Waitara, including transfers.

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Glenfield to Waitara bus services, operated by InterCity, depart from Auckland - Central station.

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

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Glenfield to Waitara bus services, operated by InterCity, arrive at Waitara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glenfield to Waitara is 363 km. It takes approximately 4h 15m to drive from Glenfield to Waitara.

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  • Distance: 250.8 km
  • Duration: 8h 15m

What companies run services between Glenfield, New Zealand and Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand?

You can take a bus from Glenfield to Waitara via Stop B Lower Albert, Auckland - Central, and Hamilton - Central in around 8h 15m.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Auckland to New Plymouth
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Train operators
KiwiRail
Phone
0800 808 400
Website
kiwirail.co.nz
Train from Papakura to Otorohanga
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
greatjourneysofnz.co.nz
AT Metro
Website
at.govt.nz
Train from Britomart Train Station to Puhinui Train Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
AT Metro
Bus operators
InterCity
Phone
+64 9 583 5780
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Auckland - Central to Hamilton - Central
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
InterCity
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InterCity
Bus from Hamilton - Central to Waitara
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
InterCity
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InterCity
Bus from Otorohanga to Waitara
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
InterCity
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InterCity
InterCity Link
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Auckland - Central to Hamilton - Central
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14
Website
InterCity Link
AT Metro
Website
at.govt.nz
Bus from Customs St West to Pukekohe Station
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
AT Metro
Busit
Phone
+64 800 205 305
Email
busit@waikatoregion.govt.nz
Website
busit.co.nz
Bus from Custom St to Transport Centre
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
busit.co.nz
Ritchies Auckland
Phone
+64 9-832 5428
Website
ritchies.co.nz
Bus from Glenfield Mall to Stop B Lower Albert
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ritchies Auckland
AT HOP card
$3 - $5
Cash
$5 - $7

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