There are 5 ways to get from Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL) by bus, train, car, towncar or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton - Central to Auckland International Airport Auckland - Central - Hamilton - Central

$10 - $26

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Hamilton to Auckland Airport

$10 - $75

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Hamilton to Papakura
  2. Take the train from Papakura Train Station to Puhinui Train Station Sth
  3. Take the bus from Bay 8 Manukau Bus Station to Stop D Domestic Terminal 380

$56 - $83

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL) 70.2 miles

$15 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take a town car from Hamilton to Auckland Airport 70.2 miles

$190 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL) is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 1 h 26 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL) is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 1 h 26 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamilton - Central and arriving at Auckland International Airport. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

More details

The distance between Hamilton and Auckland Airport (AKL) is 97 km. The road distance is 112.3 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL) without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 49 min and costs $16 - $40.

More details

The bus from Hamilton - Central to Auckland International Airport takes 1 h 49 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

More details

Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL) bus services, operated by InterCity Coachlines, depart from Hamilton - Central station.

More details

Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL) bus services, operated by InterCity Coachlines, arrive at Auckland International Airport station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL) is 112 km. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL).

Get driving directions

There are 914+ hotels available in Auckland Airport (AKL). Prices start at $66 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 60.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Hamilton, New Zealand and Auckland Airport (AKL), New Zealand?

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Hamilton to Auckland Airport (AKL) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
KiwiRail Northern Explorer
Website
kiwirailscenic.co.nz
Train from Hamilton to Papakura
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
kiwirailscenic.co.nz
AT Metro
Website
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Train from Papakura Train Station to Puhinui Train Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Hamilton - Central to Auckland International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Manukau City to Auckland Domestic Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Go Bus
Website
gobus.co.nz
Bus from Bay 8 Manukau Bus Station to Stop D Domestic Terminal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
gobus.co.nz
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Hamilton to Auckland Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Shuttle from Hamilton to Auckland Airport
Estimated price
$10 - $75

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How do I get from Sydney to Melbourne, Why you should take the train in the US and How to travel India's Golden Triangle - to help you get the most out of your next trip.