There are 3 ways to get from Hamilton to Pukekohe by bus, train or car

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  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Auckland - Central - Palmerston North / ...

$13 - $29

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Northern Explorer

$57 - $66

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. 53.2 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between Hamilton, New Zealand and Pukekohe, New Zealand?

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Hamilton to Pukekohe 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. Alternatively, KiwiRail Northern Explorer operates a train from Hamilton to Pukekohe once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 25 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 - $65
Schedules at
kiwirailscenic.co.nz
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hamilton and Pukekohe is 73 km. The road distance is 85 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hamilton to Pukekohe is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 1 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Hamilton to Pukekohe is to drive which takes 1 h 8 min and costs $16 - $24.

No, there is no direct train from Hamilton to Pukekohe. However, there are services departing from Hamilton and arriving at Pukekohe Train Station via Papakura Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Hamilton to Pukekohe, including transfers.