Practical, Convenient, Luxurious. A Bus or Coach that is just right for your Bus Tour. Explorer Tours have well over 20 years experience in New Zealand and in Auckland. 

We’re proudly New Zealand owned. The focus of our small team is to be helpful, friendly and available to our customers. 

We have built a fleet of buses and coaches that are modern, safe and evironmentally friendly. To be able to offer the very best service for transfers and tours, we use our own fleet of buses and coaches. That makes your journey with us so much better, from the very first contact with our admin team, to the last passenger safely stepping off after a pleasent journey. 

Explorer Tours have been conducting North & South Island tours since 2001. Our touring fleet is well equipped modern coaches all with DVD players, Air-conditioning and large panoramic windows.

When deciding on a suitable land transport operator it’s always a good idea to check on the company history. At Explorer Tours we have nothing to hide. Our 12 year safe travel history and reputation in the passenger transport market, we have seen our business grow every year, we retain many of the same customer relationships which have been with us from the very beginning. When you book with us expect a reliable service and a fully inclusive quote with no hidden add-ons or unwanted surprises.

Explorer Tours are a Qualmark endorsed Transport Company in the group travel business. This means we have been tested and our systems and procedures are audited every year

Easy Booking Process

We make it easy to book. Either complete the web form to let us know your requirements, or just give us a call. 

We’ll choose the right bus or coach for you

Whether you’re after a longer trip or just a short hop we’ll have the appropriate bus or coach for you. We have a large and diverse fleet of buses and coaches

Our dedicated drivers are trained in;

  • Advanced driving
  • Commentary and route knowledge
  • First Aid certified
  • Basic vehicle maintenance
  • Emergency situation procedures.


Small or Large Groups

From 5 to 54 passengers and anything in-between. Book our bus service for transfers to and from the airport, or book your team for a comfortable trip away from the office. 

Bus Trips Beyond Auckland

Yes, we’ll take you there. 

On-board commentary or entertainment

Our drivers know the area. If you want sight-seeing comentary, just as the driver or if you prefer in transit entertainment, then let us know. 

On time is not good enough

Our drivers will arrive well in time to assist with loading passengers and luggage. Arriving on time is too late. We’ll be there before time.