Tairua - Pauanui Ferry

Bell Air is a catamaran licensed to transport 50 passengers within the Tairua Harbour area, including the Pauanui Waterways. Outside our normal timetable, the ferry can be chartered for harbour cruises and waterways tours. Tairua Ferry Services provides a convenient, quick way to access Tairua from Pauanui. Call us on 0274 970 316 or check us out on Facebook.

Tairua Service Station

Locally owned and managed, we are consistently the cheapest manned service station in Coromandel with forecourt service during the summer days and 24 hour pay at pump available after hours. 3 fuel grades, 91 unleaded, 98 force 10 (10% Ethanol) and ultra low sulphur bio diesel. LPG refills on site, hot food, quality brands of fishing tackle and bait, ice, confectionery, magazines, automotive supplies, groceries and a cheeky fishing report from time to time. Summer hours (from 26th December) are 7am till 7pm, winter (from Easter) 7am till 6 pm. See us at 231 Main Road Tairua, phone us on 07 864 8519, email tairuaservicestationltd@gmail.com or check us out on Facebook.

Tairua Community Shuttle

The Tairua Care and Friendship Society operate 2 shuttles.  One 12 seater, one 11 seater, which are used to provide the community with a range of services. These may be transporting people to and from hospital/doctors/specialist appointments in Thames or Hamilton. Transporting locals to Thames for shopping – drop offs and pick ups from Auckland International Airport. Taking locals to weekly dinners provided by the society at the community hall. Transport for other local groups to shows in the big cities… and more! The shuttle drivers are volunteers and work one week in six, picking up and delivering door to door. For more information contact Laurie Franks on 07 864 9550 or 021 173 6472.

Go Kiwi Shuttles

Go Kiwi Shuttles offers a daily service from the Coromandel Peninsula to Auckland City and Airport. We depart Tairua at 8.05am and have you at the airport at 10.30am, or in the city at 11am. The return bus departs Auckland City at 1.15pm, airport at 2pm and arrives back in Tairua at 4.25pm. We also offer a door to door service to anywhere in Auckland. Fares from $54. Our Hip Hop & Vines tour taking you and your friends on a tour of local wineries & breweries is a great day out, details on our website, or make an enquiry below.


We have been transporting Kiwis and international visitors around New Zealand for more than 30 years. InterCity connects to more than 600 destinations nationwide, with over 130 services every day, Tairua being one of them. See details on our website or make an enquiry below.