InterCity operates daily buses to Porirua from a variety of towns and cities across the North Island. Services to Porirua will arrive at the bus stop located on Lyttelton Avenue, Porirua.

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Approximate bus to Porirua travel times:

Bus Auckland to Porirua: 10 hours

Bus Manukau to Porirua: 10 hours 30 minutes

Bus Hastings to Porirua: 4 hours 40 minutes

Bus Palmerston North to Porirua: 2 hours


About Porirua

Porirua is a city within the Wellington Region and one of four cities that make up the Wellington Metropolitan area. The city almost surrounds the Porirua Harbour.  The name “Porirua” comes from the Maori language and may be a variant of “Pari-rua”, meaning 'two tides'. This could possibly be a reference to the two arms of the Porirua Harbour.

The city is filled with attractions and activities. Spend a day in Porirua and hire a bicycle from Macks Tracks located on Plimmerton Railway Station to explore the area. The area is home to stunning views, safe swimming beaches and cafés for you to enjoy a quick brunch.

There are many more activities and attractions found within Porirua, all are awaiting your visit.