Tongariro Alpine Crossing Transport & Lake Taupo Shuttle Service
Tongariro Alpine Hot Bus is the leading Tongariro Alpine Crossing transport operator from Taupo and Turangi and Rotorua. Locally owned and operated, Alpine Hot Bus runs daily return shuttles from Taupo to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing as well as shuttle bus service incorporating Whakapapa, National Park, Chateau Tongariro, Turangi and Ohakune. Alpine Hot Bus will collect you from your accommodation and you will enjoy a comfortable ride on luxury shuttle buses.
Due to the volcanic activity at Te Maari Crater Mount Tongariro, the Tongariro Alpine Crossing is only partially opened. Due to the increase in visitor numbers DOC have closed the Mangatepopo Road to the public and only transport service providers are allowed in Alpine Hot Bus is offering a pick up at the first DOC Carpark (for Mounds Walk) on SH 48 (Whakapapa) the cost will be $25.00 per person.
Transport to and from Tongariro Alpine Crossing
Hot Bus also runs a Lake Taupo Shuttle Service around Taupo to local Taupo attractions, an airport service and is available for Private Charters.
Contact us for more information and bookings.
Alpine Hot Bus operates under a Department of Conservation (DOC) Concession