With an international airport on our doorstep, compact CBD and a comprehensive public transport system, getting around Rotorua is easy.
Rotorua is your gateway to the Bay of Plenty and the Central North Island. Here you can find out more about car rentals, airport transfers, water taxis and other transport options.
Getting to Rotorua. Rotorua is well connected to the rest of New Zealand through a network of air and road links such as coaches and shuttles that run frequently and connect to almost all major North Island cities. The city is a leisurely 2.5 hour drive, or 45 minute flight, from Auckland, and a 5.5 hour drive, or 1 hour flight, from New Zealand’s capital city of Wellington, so finding your way to us will never be a problem.