Transport Services

 Ruapehu Scenic Shuttles

Tongariro National Park

The Tongariro Alpine Crossing



Our normal Schedule for Tongariro Alpine Crossing (aka TAC)


Owhango,Taumarunui, Turangi Ohakune, Raetihi 

available on demand subject to minimum seating.


Premium service private shuttle options available on application!


Sunrise Shuttle 530am from National Park Village $50 per person or from Ketetahi $45 per person


National Park Village Park N Ride -$40                 Whakapapa Village - $45


615am                                                                       630am

745am                                                                       745am

830am                                                                       830am                                  

930am                                                                       930am

1030am                                                                     1030am


Ketetahi  - $35 pp (either park in the Mountain Shuttle Day Park additional fee to pay  or safely where directed by the Road service crew)   

630am                

715am

845am

930am 

1030am



*schedule may change due to demand on the day

Owhango,Taumarunui, Turangi Ohakune, Raetihi available on demand subject to minimum seating.


Premium service private shuttle options available on application!



Mountain Biking Shuttle (minimum booking $70)

Fishers Track  $35 pp (suggestion to meet at end of the track and be shuttle to the start due to cellphone coverage)

42 Traverse $35 pp (we are best placed in Owhango at the end the track)

On Demand Service available


Round the Mountain Track off the Trail pick ups by arrangement!    We like them for variety its not all about the Crossing.



Taupo Airport/Centre from $225 ex National park/Whakapapa



Schedule times subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances and planning.   Please check before booking!



Note *** All early bird shuttles subject to minimum number and price. Middle of the night shuttles price on application.


Return times to be discussed with Driver on the day as we are a small van operator we can add some flexibility.  



The average time for the crossing is 7-8 hours if you do not supply a contact phone number and exceed this time frame a fixed surcharge of $100 may apply or $20 per person.



Earlier pick up times under 6 hours may also be available at a surcharge subject to availability.


Examples of pick up times

730am National Park Village return 3pm-4pm

Times may vary due to weather and demand.