A travel tip for visitors to Rotorua, especially those fuelling up cars and boats. Fuel in Rotorua is competitively priced compared to other areas of New Zealand, but even within the city you will find some petrol stations cheaper than others. We’ve found that Mobil at 238 Te Ngae Road (the road to the airport) consistently has some of the cheapest fuel in town. You will also find the other petrol stations on Te Ngae Road – Caltex and Gull competing on price. Note that Mobil display the prices for diesel, 91 octane and 95 octane roadside so you know before you pull in what you’ll be paying.
Petrol and diesel prices at Mobil, 238 Te Ngae Road on 5 April 2015 – $1.659 Synergy 1000 (91 octane), $1.749 Synergy 5000 (95 octane) and .999 Synergy diesel.
As a comparison, petrol and diesel prices at BP Connect, 400 Fenton Street (corner Froude and Fenton Streets) on 5 April 2015 – $1.759 unleaded 91, diesel $1.089.