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Auckland to Tauranga buses

Busbud helps you find a bus from Auckland to Tauranga. Get the best fare and schedule, book a round trip ticket or find buses with WiFi and electrical outlets.

We make sure you can find a bus service from Auckland to Tauranga from the most reliable bus companies operating this trip.

Whether it is cheap bus tickets or more luxurious buses going to Tauranga from Auckland, we help you find what you're looking for based on how much of a budget you have.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Auckland, the trip starts at Airport (AKL) Domestic Terminal, Airport (AKL) International Terminal, Akoranga Station, Albany Park and Ride, Albany - Westfield, Auckland - Central, Auckland - Central, Auckland Museum, Auckland University of Technology or CBD - Cordis Hotel.

In Tauranga, your bus travel ends at Bayfair, Bayfair (Tauranga), Bethlehem, Greerton (Tauranga), Mount Maunganui (Tauranga), Pacific Coast Lodge (Tauranga) Bus Stop or Tauranga Bus Stop.

Auckland to Tauranga Route Map

Auckland to Tauranga Route Map

Frequently asked questions on the trip Auckland - Tauranga

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Auckland to Tauranga?

Buses travelling between Auckland and Tauranga leave from Airport (AKL) Domestic Terminal or Airport (AKL) International Terminal and arrive at Bayfair, Bayfair (Tauranga), Bethlehem.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Auckland and Tauranga!

Start sightseeing the minute your bus leaves the station. If you're on the night bus from Auckland to Tauranga, get comfy and count the stars.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Auckland to Tauranga.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Auckland to Tauranga.

Did you know?

It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.

Did you know that 80% of the buses in North America are equipped with WiFi and power outlets ? And 60% of bus travelers have used their electronic device on board during 2014.

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

Will you be returning to Auckland by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, take a look at buses from Tauranga to Auckland.

Popular Buses Connecting Auckland

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