Rotorua Travel Guide

Getting Around

There is a limited bus service. The buses are lime green in colour and branded "CityRide". The main terminus is on Pukuatua Street (opposite side to the ASB bank building). These buses operate several routes from one side of the city to the other, including Ngongotaha (handy for accessing the Skyline, Rainbow Springs and Agrodome attractions), the Institute of Technology or 'Polytech' as the bus will say (Te Puia is across the main SH5 road), and the airport. The standard fare is $2.30 regardless of how far you travel. Books of tickets can be bought at discounted rates. Note most bus services seem to stop operating at about 6PM (Monday-Friday).

A circuit bus operated by national sightseeing operator GreatSights New Zealand visits several iconic Rotorua attractions including Te Puia, Rainbow Springs Nature Park and the Agrodome .

There are also three or four reputable taxi companies, all metered, and also a shuttle bus operator with trailer for larger groups.

source: Wikivoyage

Things To Do in Rotorua See All Things To Do in Rotorua

  • Waikite Valley Thermal Pools
    Attractions,Landmarks and Points Of Interest
  • St. Faith's Anglican Church

    St. Faith's Anglican Church

    Corner of Mataiawhea & Korokai...

    Attractions,Arts and Culture
  • Rotorua Canopy Tours

    Rotorua Canopy Tours

    173 Old Taupo Road, Utuhina

    New Zealand's ONLY NATIVE FOREST ZIPLINE CANOPY TOUR - opened August 2012. Embark on a magical ...

    Activities, Attractions,Tours, Landmarks and Points Of Interest
  • Tamaki Maori Village Rotorua

    Tamaki Maori Village Rotorua

    1220 Hinemaru St

    What we deliver is real, it's us, it's who we truly are and it's what we believe. Come and celebrat...

    Attractions,Landmarks and Points Of Interest, Historical Sites

Hotels in Rotorua (104 Hotels) See All Rotorua Hotels

  • Silver Fern Accommodation & Spa

    Silver Fern Accommodation & Spa is one of the top, premium places to remain in Rotorua. Beautifully found close to Silver Fern Spa Studio, Cruise and Fish - Private Tours...

  • Hamurana Lodge

    Hamurana Lodge is among the ideal, finest places to lodge in Hamurana. Nicely found in close proximity to Mokoia Island Wai Ora Experiences, Hamurana Springs and The Farm...

  • MALFROY Motor Lodge Rotorua - Accommodation and Mineral Pool

    MALFROY Motor Lodge Rotorua - Accommodation and Mineral Pool is one of the best, premium places to lodge in Rotorua. Beautifully positioned in close proximity to Kaituna ...

  • BK's Rotorua Motor Lodge

    BK's Rotorua Motor Lodge is one of the best, premium places to remain in Rotorua. Beautifully situated around Rotorua Health & Spa, Kaituna Kayaks and Bibleworld Musuem &...

Top Destinations in New Zealand