There are 4 ways to get from Rotorua to Matamata by bus, taxi, car 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  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotorua to Matamata Rotorua - Rotorua / ...

$10 - $23

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rotorua to Matamata 42.5 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Rotorua to Matamata 42.5 miles

$9 - $14

Shuttle  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Rotorua to Matamata

$22 - $26

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

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Rotorua to Matamata twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. ManaBus.com also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
ManaBus.com
Website
manabus.com
Bus from Rotorua to Matamata
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
manabus.com
Coromandel Adventures
Phone
+64 7 866 7014
Email
info@coromandeladventures.co.nz
Website
coromandeladventures.co.nz
Shuttle from Rotorua to Matamata
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
coromandeladventures.co.nz
Other operators
Taxi from Rotorua to Matamata
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Rotorua Taxis
Phone
+64 7 3481111
Website
rotoruataxis.co.nz

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rotorua to Matamata?

The distance between Rotorua and Matamata is 55 km. The road distance is 68 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rotorua to Matamata?

The cheapest way to get from Rotorua to Matamata is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 49 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rotorua to Matamata?

The quickest way to get from Rotorua to Matamata is to taxi which takes 49 min and costs $220 - $270.

Is there a direct bus between Rotorua and Matamata?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotorua and arriving at Matamata. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Rotorua to Matamata?

The bus from Rotorua to Matamata takes 3 h 35 min including transfers and departs twice daily.