Tongariro shuttle car park is located on highway 46 Lake Rotoaira road. From highway 47 travel 5 kilometres along highway 46 & access Tongariro shuttle car park from Ngapuna road. From state highway 1 travel 13 kilometres along highway 46 to the Tongariro shuttle car park. Look out for the road sign.
see below for travel times from nearby towns
Security Day Car Park.
Entry is on State Highway 46. Please Enter & Exit from here only.
Lookout for this sign: The security car park operational days are subject to weather conditions & seasonal demands.
If travelling from State highway 47, turn onto SH 46 travel 6 kilometres.
If travelling from State highway 1,turn onto SH 46 travel 13 kilometres.
TRAVEL TIMES FROM:
Taupo 1 hours 15 minutes 75km
Turangi 25 minutes 24km
Whakapapa 30 minutes 30km
National Park 35 minutes 35km
Ohakune 1 hour 5minutes 65km
(Rough travel estimates always leave earlier to make shuttle departure)