Wellington to Otorohanga

Wellington to Otorohanga


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Transportation from Wellington to Otorohanga

How to get from Wellington to Otorohanga

Travelling between Wellington and Otorohanga is possible by Flight and train. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you NZD 505.43 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a flight which will set you back mere NZD 122.42.

How long does it take to get from Wellington to Otorohanga?

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 9 hours to travel between Wellington and Otorohanga depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Wellington and Otorohanga. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 10m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 8h 55m to reach Otorohanga.

How much does it cost to get from Wellington to Otorohanga?

Travelling between Wellington and Otorohanga can be as cheap as NZD 122.42 if you opt for a Air New Zealand flight and as expensive as NZD 505.43 if you buy a Air New Zealand flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Wellington and Otorohanga ?

  • 1 from Wellington to Waikato starting from 06:05 Hamilton Airport NZ until 18:25 Hamilton Airport NZ
  • 1 from Wellington to Waikato starting from 07:55 Otorohanga until 07:55 Otorohanga

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Wellington to Otorohanga.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Wellington to Waikato, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as NZD 122.00.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Wellington and Waikato

Air New Zealand


Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Wellington to Otorohanga?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with flight remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% decided to fly