Taupo Travel Guide

Getting Around

The urban centre is very compact and is within easy walking distance of most hotels, motels and hostels, as are a number of the more popular activities. To explore further, there are several car rental companies and the popular "Hot Bus" shuttle, which has regular trips to the most popular tourist sites. In addition most activity operators offer a free pick up, drop off service. It is also possible to hire push bikes and motor scooters. Accommodation providers will be able to assist with all transport arrangements.

Shuttle
Local tours
Taxi
Taupo Taxis, Gascoigne St, +64 7 378 5100
Top Cabs, Tuwharetoa St, +64 7 378 9250
Go Cabs, 67 Heu Heu St, +64 7 378 5886
London Taxi Cab, 0800 855 466. Tours only.
Rental cars
Avis Rent A Car, +64 7 378 6305
Backpackers Car Rentals, +64 7 376 9209
Custom Rentals, +64 7 378 0440
First Choice Rental Cars / Rent A Dent, +64 7 378 2740
Hertz Rental Cars, +64 7 378 8056
Pegasus Rental Cars, +64 7 377 0666

source: Wikivoyage

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