Duration 55 min
Distance 152.4 km
Average price $140
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Waitomo Caves

The nearest airport to Waitomo Caves is Hamilton (HLZ). However, there are better options for getting to Waitomo Caves. You can take a bus from Auckland (AKL) to Waitomo Caves via Hamilton - Central in around 3h 50m.

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Auckland (AKL)

  1. Auckland International Airport
  2. Hamilton - Central
  3. Waitomo Caves
3h 50m
$39 - $55
Other nearby airports

Hamilton (HLZ)

  1. Hamilton (HLZ)
  2. Waitomo Caves
55 min
$350 - $430

Tauranga (TRG)

  1. Tauranga (TRG)
  2. Waitomo Caves
$29 - $45

New Plymouth (NPL)

  1. Waitara
  2. Waitomo Caves
3h 17m
$85 - $114

Napier (NPE)

  1. Napier
  2. Taupo
  3. Waitomo Caves
5h 24m
$65 - $100

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The nearest airport to Waitomo-Caves is Hamilton (HLZ) Airport which is 49.1 km away. Other nearby airports include New Plymouth (NPL) (115 km), Tauranga (TRG) (116.8 km), Auckland (AKL) (143.1 km) and Napier (NPE) (203.3 km).

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It takes 5h 5m to get from Waitomo-Caves to Auckland (AKL) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Auckland (AKL) Airport, which is 143.1 km away from Te Kuiti. The bus via Stop A International Terminal from Auckland (AKL) to Te Kuiti takes 5h 5m.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Waitomo-Caves. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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