Great Lake Taupo is an easy drive from all of the main centres in the North Island of New Zealand. Pack up the kids, the ski gear, the bikes, the golf clubs and the kitchen sink and enjoy the drive to Winter's Ultimate Playground.
Auckland - Taupo: 3.5hrs
Wellington - Taupo: 4.5hrs
Rotorua - Taupo: 1hr
Hamilton - Taupo: 2hr
Napier - Taupo: 2hr
New Plymouth - Taupo: 3.5hr
Palmerston North - Taupo: 3.5hrs
From Taupo and Turangi town centres it is an easy drive to the Mt Ruapehu Ski Areas. Don't fancy the drive? You can always hop on a shuttle bus.
Taupo - Mt Ruapehu: 1hr 15mins
Turangi - Mt Ruapehu: 40mins
Great Lake Taupo is well serviced by buses. Smack bang in the centre of the North Island of New Zealand, there are plenty of public transport options.
Great Lake Taupo is so easy to get to by air. Make your way to the airport after work and you could be enjoying a wine while watching the sunset over Lake Taupo, New Zealand's largest lake, in an hour.
Wellington to Taupo: 1hr
Auckland to Taupo: 50mins