Transport To / From Rotorua Airport
Transport Options to / from Rotorua Airport
The airport is located about 10 minutes' drive from Rotorua city centre. All major rental car agencies have service desks located at Rotorua Airport and the airport is serviced by shuttles, taxis and bus services.
Shuttles can be found outside Rotorua Airport’s arrivals gate. A shuttle is a cost effective way to travel into the city and nearby accommodation. Discounts apply if two or more people are travelling together. Shuttles are normally shared with other passenger groups. The journey can take longer at peak traffic times or when there are several drop-offs along the way. Allow plenty of time to reach the airport for departing flights.
Phone: 0800 748885
Leading rental car companies operate out of Rotorua Airport. We recommend you book ahead.
Phone: 07 345 7133
Phone: 07 345 9047
Phone: 07 346 1720
Phone: 07 348 4081
Phone: 07 349 3993
Phone: 07 345 7756
Even if you have driven in other countries, it’s important to understand our rules for driving in New Zealand before you get behind the wheel here. Please visit www.drivesafe.org.nz to familiarise yourself with New Zealand’s driving requirements.
Taxis can be found outside Rotorua Airport’s arrivals gate. The journey between the airport and the central city can take longer during peak traffic times. If you’re travelling to the airport by taxi, make
sure you allow plenty of time.
Phone: 07 348 1111
Taxi Cabs Rotorua
Phone: 07 347 9797
Bus + Public Transport
Buses can be found outside Rotorua Airport’s departures gate. Bay Bus Route 10 travels between downtown Rotorua and the airport every half hour, 7am - 6pm, Monday - Saturday. The bus makes the trip every hour between 7.30am and 4.30pm on Sundays. See the timetable on the Bay Bus website.
For the transportation of large groups or conference delegates transport booking in advance is recommended. Please contact us for assistance.