Summit Shuttles provides transport to and from the Tongaririo Crossing from National Park. Booking can be done through us.
Shuttles leave at set hours of the morning as well as do set shuttle times back from the crossing starting at 13:30 - 18:00.
Price: $40 pp
Driving to Alpine Lodge
National Park Village is 4 hours from Auckland traveling on to state highway 1 to Hamilton, State highway 3 to 8 mile junction just past Te Kuiti, then follow the signs to National Park on state highway 4.
Other Transport to National Park
From Auckland: There is a bus from Auckland central to National Park once a day during the week and twice a day on weekend. Optionally there is also a train to and from National Park.
From Wellington: As with Auckland there are both trains and busses from Wellington to National Park, using a similar schedule to that of the Auckland transport options.
From Taupo: Unfortunately if you are coming from Taupo to National Park, there is a lack of transport options. However you are able to easily get from Taupo to National Park through a taxi/shuttle service listed below.