InterCity operates five daily services between Hamilton and Rotorua.

The journey takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes with buses departing from the Hamilton Travel Centre on the corner of Bryce & Anglesea streets and arriving in Rotorua outside the i-SITE at 1167 Fenton St.

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About Rotorua

One of New Zealand's most famous tourist destinations, Rotorua captures the best of New Zealand in one place! Experience its unique geothermal wonders like boiling mud pools, geysers and brilliantly coloured landscapes, or relax in any number of hot springs. Enrich your visit to New Zealand by learning about Māori culture, and enjoy a cultural performance or tour of a marae. If getting active is more your thing, Rotorua has everything you could ask for - thrilling rides, bungy jumping, jet boats, mountain biking trails and luging.

For urban Rotorua bus services including routes and timetables, visit Rotorua Lakes Council.

Rotorua is also a great place to base yourself while exploring the Central North Island. GreatSights offers day trips departing from Rotorua to Waitomo Caves and the famous Hobbiton Movie Set.