Airport in Taupo

Taupo Airport

Taupo Airport is 8km south of town.
Taxi in Taupo

Top Cabs

Taxi services are provided by Top Cabs.
Airline in Taupo

Air New Zealand

Flights linking Auckland and Taupo.
Taxi in Taupo

Blue Bubble Taxis

Well-regarded local taxi company.
Shuttle in Taupo

Tongariro Expeditions

Runs shuttles from Taupo ($65, 1½ hours), Turangi ($45, 45 minutes) and Whakapapa ($35, 15 minutes) to the Crossing and the Northern Circuit.
Shuttle in Turangi & Around

Turangi Alpine Shuttles

Plys the Turangi–Whakapapa route (return $55) and has Tongariro Alpine Crossing shuttles (return $45).
Bus in Turangi & Around

Bus Station

Centrally located.
Shuttle in Taupo

Great Lake Shuttles

Great Lake Shuttles offers charter services around the area, and can hook you up with bike hire.
Bus in Taupo


Local Connector buses are run by Busit!, including the Taupo North service running as far as Huka Falls and Wairakei, twice daily Monday to Friday.
Shuttle in Turangi & Around

Backyard Tours

Shuttles for the Tongariro Alpine Crossing (return $45). Booking ahead is required.