Pricing and Conditions

Adult $1160.00
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Price listed for this vehicle option does not include tickets. Please contact Ezy Driver with the number of passengers and age of passenger so we can pre-book tickets if required. Times and availability subject to Hobbiton ticket demand.

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Please contact us within 48 hours should you wish to cancel your reservation.

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Take an easy ride to the edge of the Shire itself with a transfer in luxury to the charming rural town of Matamata. Famous as the filming location of The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings films. Your day begins when you meet your driver for the ride from your Auckland hotel or port. Cross the rolling hills of Waikato, dotted with beautiful farming towns. Located on a working farm with spectacular countryside views make the most of the idyllic surroundings and some photo's in front the of famous welcome to Hobbiton sign. The Hobbiton movie set itself is a quick shared bus ride deeper into the valley. After a couple of hours on the movie set including lunch at the Green Dragon Inn your private driver will meet you for the ride back to Auckland.

Opening times

Business hours:
24 hours.
Months of operation:
All months of the year


501 Buckland Road, Matamata, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
165km from Hobbiton to Auckland International Airport.
decisions Proximity to town:
10km from Hobbiton to Matamata township.

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