InterCity operates regular buses from New Plymouth to Auckland.

Buses to Auckland from New Plymouth depart from 19 Ariki Street and arrive at the InterCity Auckland bus terminal at 102 Hobson Street after stopping in Manukau City. The journey from New Plymouth to Auckland takes approximately 6 hours and 20 minutes with regular breaks along the way.

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About Auckland

With a diverse natural landscape including native rainforest ranges to the west and dormant volcanic cones spread all around the region, there are plenty of stunning sights to enjoy in Auckland.

Must-do activities in Auckland include the Auckland Zoo, Kelly Tarlton's aquarium, the Auckland Museum, Waiheke Island, a visit to Mission Bay and of course a trip up the iconic Sky Tower. Did you know there are rare whales living in Auckland's Hauraki Gulf? You can see them on a dolphin and whale watching tour.

You can also visit for more information on things to do and see while you’re visiting Auckland.

Auckland is easy to get around, with both a train and bus network throughout the city and its surrounding suburbs. For information on Auckland's urban bus network, including timetables and routes, visit