Plan your visit to Hamilton with our handy maps
Free Hamilton City Centre Bus
The CBD shuttle is the most convenient way to get around the central business district (CBD) and it's free!
The bus leaves every 10 minutes Monday to Friday, 7am- 6pm and Saturday 9am-1pm. It operates in a one way loop from Anglesea Street outside the Transport Centre, to Caro Street, with a stop outside the i-SITE in Garden Place, and then travels to Alexandra Street, Hood Street, north along Victoria Street, Liverpool Street and then south along Anglesea Street.
Hamilton Transport Centre
Hamilton Transport Centre is located on the corner of Bryce Street and Anglesea Street. It is the central hub for passenger services in Hamilton, regional and national coach buses.
Ticketing and information counters are available within the centre, as well as a café and public toilets.
With 28 bus routes in Hamilton and 10 others throughout the region, Waikato Regional Council’s BUSIT service can work for you.
Waikato has a comprehensive local bus network, attracting more than four million passenger trips each year. Hamilton has around 900 bus stops and there are also bus services to Raglan, Cambridge, Te Awamutu, Paeroa and Huntly, Waikato.
Fares are affordable and there’s day pass options available: http://www.busit.co.nz/Hamilton-city-fares/
For more information on the BUSIT network, visit http://www.busit.co.nz/
Great Journeys of NZ
New Zealand's only passenger rail company, combines world famous scenic train journeys with quality facilities and comfort.
The Northern Explorer journey travels between Auckland and Wellington through Hamilton.
Sail the most scenic ferry ride in the world with the Interislander Cook Strait ferry. Taking you from Wellington City to Picton through the pristine waters of the Queen Charlotte Sounds.
Hamilton Taxis and Driver In Control
- Dial-a-Cab 0800 342 522
- Hamilton Taxis 0800 477 477
- Red Cabs Ltd 07 839 3939
Driver in Control
- Drivesafe 027 506 4708
- Drive in Control 07 846 1931
- Kiwi Dial a Driver 021 120 9446
Bike, Car, Motorbike and Campervan Rentals
Local Car Rentals:
- Budget Car and Truck Rental
- Rent a Dent
- Rite Price Car, Van & Truck Rentals
- RFM Rentals
- Waikato Car Rentals Ltd
Hamilton International Airport
Providing a gateway for both domestic and international flights.
The airport is located 15 minutes drive south of central city Hamilton. Directions to it and from the airport are clearly marked with road signs on State Highway 1 and State Highway 3. Either of these highways can be taken to and from the airport.
Airport Shuttles to Hamilton Airport
Airport Shuttles to Auckland Airport
Tour and Charter Companies
Ideal for couples or small groups
Provides limousine services and custom tours around the Waikato region.
Excellent for those wishing to travel in a group and stay in Motel/ Hotel accommodation
Great Day Trips from Hamilton, plus tours throughout New Zealand
Providing luxury reliable transport for all your needs.
Waikato Custom Tours 027 564 8279
Perfect for small groups or families
Waitomo & Hobbiton Transfers
- Waikato Custom Tours 027 564 8279