InterCity runs daily buses Wellington to Hamilton and return. Buses leave from Platform 10 of the Wellington Railway Station and arrive in Hamilton at the Hamilton Travel Centre, on the corner of Bryce & Angelsea streets.

The bus journey from Wellington to Hamilton takes approximately 9 hours with regular stops along the way. Bookings can be made online or via local booking agents.

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About Hamilton

The city of Hamilton sits alongside the mighty Waikato, New Zealand's longest river. Founded as an agricultural centre for the region, Hamilton has evolved into a stylish and cultured city with plenty to see and do.

Cafes and fine dining are on offer on the main street, as well as boutique shopping. The Waikato Museum is worth a visit, as is the Hamilton Zoo which is home to over 600 native and exotic animals.

For local Hamilton bus timetable information visit