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There are 2 ways to get from Matamata to Piopio by bus or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Broadway to Transport Centre
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton - Central to Piopio

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Drive

  1. Drive from Matamata to Piopio

Matamata to Piopio by bus

The bus journey time between Matamata and Piopio is around 4h 59m and covers a distance of around 177 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Operated by Busit and InterCity, the Matamata to Piopio bus service departs from Broadway and arrives in Piopio. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

4 Weekly Buses
4h 59m Average Duration
$37 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Matamata to Piopio is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 1h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Matamata to Piopio is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 1h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Matamata to Piopio. However, there are services departing from Broadway and arriving at Piopio via Hamilton - Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 59m.

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The distance between Matamata and Piopio is 99 km. The road distance is 129.2 km.

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The best way to get from Matamata to Piopio without a car is to bus which takes 4h 59m and costs $35 - $75.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Matamata to Piopio, including transfers.

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Matamata to Piopio bus services, operated by Busit, depart from Broadway station.

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Matamata to Piopio bus services, operated by InterCity, arrive at Piopio station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Matamata to Piopio is 129 km. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Matamata to Piopio.

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There are two+ hotels available in Piopio. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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  • Distance: 98.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 59m

What companies run services between Matamata, New Zealand and Piopio, New Zealand?

You can take a bus from Matamata to Piopio via Transport Centre and Hamilton - Central in around 4h 59m.

Bus operators
Busit
Phone
+64 800 205 305
Email
busit@waikatoregion.govt.nz
Website
busit.co.nz
Bus from Broadway to Transport Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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busit.co.nz
InterCity
Phone
+64 9 583 5780
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Matamata to Hamilton - Central
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
InterCity
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InterCity
Bus from Hamilton - Central to Piopio
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
InterCity
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InterCity

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