Kerikeri has an airport with flights to Auckland.
Several companies offer a range of scheduled services to and from the region.Backpacker buses also stop off in the region.
The Twin Coast Discovery Highway connects the Bay of Islands to Auckland.
Paihia to Whangarei 66 km 1 hours
Paihia to Auckland 234 km 3.5 hours
A ferry service between Paihia and Russell operates daily with regular departures between 7am and 10pm.