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From Auckland Central to Tauranga by bus

07:30
Auckland Central
12:25
Taupo, Tauranga
4h 55m
07:30
Auckland Central
12:25
Taupo, Tauranga
4h 55m
09:00
Auckland Central
13:50
Taupo, Tauranga
4h 50m
09:00
Auckland Central
13:50
Taupo, Tauranga
4h 50m
12:30
Auckland Central
17:39
Taupo, Tauranga
5h 9m
19:00
Auckland Central
00:09
Taupo, Tauranga
5h 9m
19:00
Auckland Central
00:09
Taupo, Tauranga
5h 9m
20:45
Auckland Central
01:25
Taupo, Tauranga
4h 40m
20:45
Auckland Central
01:25
Taupo, Tauranga
4h 40m

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How to get from Auckland Central to Taupo

When you want to get from Auckland Central to Taupo, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Bus. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Bus ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about NZD 110,000.00. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as NZD 47.74.

How far is Auckland Central from Taupo?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Auckland Central to Taupo. Your trip will be a total of 161 miles (258 km). The flying distance is 156 miles (251 km).

How long does it take to get from Auckland Central to Taupo?

The travel time from Auckland Central to Taupo can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 5 to 6 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Auckland Central to Taupo?

The cost of the trip from Auckland Central to Taupo varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is InterCity Group: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as NZD 47.74 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Bus - a one-way Bus ticket can cost as much as NZD 110,000.00.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Auckland Central to Taupo:

  • Bus tickets - NZD 48.00 to NZD 110,000.00;

How many trips per day are there between Auckland Central and Taupo?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 07:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 20:45. There are 9 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Auckland to Tauranga is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Auckland Central to Taupo

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Auckland Central to Taupo? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 1000 decided to go for a bus.