You can catch a cheap InterCity overnight bus from Auckland to Wellington, with fares starting from just $1 (+booking fee). 

Buses depart from Auckland's Sky City bus terminal with additional pickups in Manukau, arriving in the morning at the main InterCity bus stop in Wellington, Platform 9 of the Railway Station. Additional stops for Wellington buses include Johnsonville, Porirua and Mana. InterCity makes it easy to enjoy your overnight bus to Wellington with two overnight bus options: choose a bus with our premium GOLD seating and upgrade to a leather reclining chair, or go for lie-flat comfort with our new SLEEPER buses!

Search for an overnight bus Auckland to Wellington with New Zealand's most popular national bus network.

InterCity also operates numerous daytime buses to Wellington that connect with the Interislander Ferry.

About Wellington

Wellington is New Zealand's capital city and second largest city. The southernmost city in the North Island, Wellington is surrounded by hilly terrain and a stunning harbour.  You can also find the Beehive in Wellington, home of the New Zealand Government.

There is so much to see and do in Wellington from visiting the botanic gardens and riding the iconic Cable Car to fine dining in the city.

Visit New Zealand's National Museum, Te Papa and the City Art Gallery. Te Papa has a range of different exhibitions showcasing New Zealand's Māori culture, art, history, natural environment as well as the wider Pacific region.

Home to Sir Peter Jackson, Wellington's Weta Studio provides film lovers with a behind the scenes look at how blockbusters such as Lord of the Rings and Avatar came to life! Take a tour of the studio and marvel at the miniatures, props and models in the onsite museum. 

Other things to do in Wellington include exploring the picturesque inner city suburb of Oriental Bay. Enjoy the buzzing vibe, the sparkling water and the many artworks dotted along the harbour by walking or biking. Or for a bit of fun, why not hire a crocodile bike!

Visiting Zealandia or the Wellington Zoo will be an exciting day out for animal and nature lovers alike and the kids will enjoy these attractions too!

For more general information about Wellington visit wellingtonnz.com or for urban Wellington Buses visit metlink.org.nz

Check out InterCity's FlexiPass and TravelPass for cheap and flexible travel options.