Travel direct between Hamilton and Auckland Airport by bus with InterCity®. Our scheduled services offer the only direct bus between Hamilton and Auckland Airport.

Pay a flat fare of just $20* one way and enjoy air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, and our generous free luggage allowance of two pieces of up to 25kg each per person (plus carry-on).

The bus from Hamilton to Auckland Airport takes approximately one hour 45 minutes with stops at both the international and domestic terminals, before continuing on to Auckland CBD. Our express airport buses operate throughout the day.

The new airport bus services extend InterCity’s already frequent connections between the two cities, with 18 northbound and 20 southbound daily services linking Auckland and Hamilton.

Use the fare finder to book a direct bus Hamilton to Auckland International Airport or Auckland Domestic Airport now.

GOLD seats now available!

You can now upgrade to a premium InterCity GOLD seat on all direct InterCity bus services between Hamilton and Auckland via Auckland Airport. 

Relax into a soft leather reclining chair, with individual charge ports to keep you connected while you travel.

GOLD is now available for a small additional charge - just look for the GOLD logo in the search results when booking. There are 9 GOLD seats available onboard, and 39 standard seats.

Check-in times, arrival times and buses

If travelling to Auckland Airport, please allow at least 90 minutes between our scheduled arrival time and your flight’s check in time, as we cannot be held responsible for missed flights resulting from delays.

If you miss our bus due to inbound flight delays, no refunds or transfers are available and a new ticket needs to be purchased.  We recommend that you have appropriate travel insurance to cover unforeseen events.

*Plus booking fee. Services operate daily, except on Christmas Day.