North Island driving distances & times
Get driving distances and travel times between cities on the North Island of New Zealand with routes on a map. Choose from a list of 73 North Island cities.
North Island driving distance calculator
The North Island distance calculator and route finder displays the driving distances
and driving times between cities on the North Island of New Zealand.
Select a start location and a destination from the list boxes below.
The route calculated will be displayed on the map.
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In the meantime, here is a table containing the distances between a few key places on the North Island. All distances are in kilometers.
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Map 1. Driving route between two North Island New Zealand cities or towns.
Distances between popular North Island cities
The amount of kilometers between popular cities/towns on the North Island of New Zealand:
- Auckland - Cape Reinga: 421 km / 262 mi
- Auckland - Hastings: 431 km / 268 mi
- Auckland - New Plymouth: 359 km / 223 mi
- Auckland - Rotorua: 228 km / 142 mi
- Auckland - Tauranga: 203 km / 126 mi
- Coromandel - Palmerston North: 507 km / 315 mi
- Masterton - Rotorua: 412 km / 256 mi
- New Plymouth - Gisborne: 567 km / 352 mi
- New Plymouth - Taupo: 280 km / 174 mi
- Tauranga - Palmerston North: 392 km / 244 mi
- Tauranga - Napier: 289 km / 180 mi
- Wellington - Gisborne: 525 km / 326 mi
- Wellington - Napier: 315 km / 196 mi
- Wellington - New Plymouth: 352 km / 219 mi
- Wellington - Rotorua: 452 km / 281 mi
- Wellington - Tauranga: 521 km / 324 mi
- Whakatane - Wanganui: 383 km / 238 mi