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bus and coach bookings on New Zealand's largest national coach and
bus transport network, operating over 150 daily services - 365 days
a year, to 600 cities, towns, major skifields, major sightseeing
attractions and tourist destinations throughout New Zealand,
operating in association with
Newmans Coachlines and
Great Sights - with its premier
sightseeing touring network. With a range of cheap fares starting
from NZ$1.00, its a great way to explore and see New Zealand's
diverse scenic beauty.
Travel is on modern eco-friendly, air conditioned coaches and buses
featuring reclining seats with foot and head rests, with some long
distance coach services having on board washroom/ toilet facility.
All regional and long distance bus services do stop regularly for
comfort and refreshment breaks.
operates the Starlighter night bus services
between Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo, Palmerston North and
Wellington connecting with
Cook Strait ferry services
between Wellington in the North Island and Picton in the
South Island. The Starlighter overnight services
features reclining seats with foot and head rests, individual
reading lights and air conditioning controls, on board
toilet/washroom facilities and makes two comfort and refreshment stops on route.
Coachlines day time bus and coach services in the
North and South Islands, connect with Cook Strait
that operate between Wellington in the North and Picton in the South
With combined bus and train fares and travel
available, travel on the
TranzAlpine train between Christchurch and Greymouth,
with connecting bus services to and from Nelson, Murchison, Westport, Punakaki, Hokitika,
Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier.
Reservations can be made for
combined bus and
Cook Strait ferry travel from Paihia
(Bay of Islands), Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Palmerston
North or Wellington to Picton, Christchurch, Blenheim, Kaikoura or
Using the FareFinder located on the left - type or select
'Paihia, Auckland Central, Hamilton Central, Rotorua, Palmerston North or Wellington
Central' in the
'From' field and type or select 'Christchurch, Picton, Blenheim, Kaikoura or Nelson' in the 'To'
field as your final destination. If travelling from Christchurch, Kaikoura,
Blenheim Nelson or Picton to Wellington, Palmerston North, Rotorua,
Hamilton, Auckland or Paihia - type or select
'Christchurch, Kaikoura, Blenheim, Nelson or Picton' in the
'From' field and type or select 'Wellington
Palmerston North, Rotorua, Hamilton Central, Auckland Central or Paihia' in the 'To'
field as your final destination. Fares include bus and ferry travel
between these destinations.
Reservations can be made for drop off at Christchurch
International Airport on northbound
InterCity Coachlines bus and coach services from
Invercargill, Te Anau, Queenstown, Dunedin, Timaru, Oamaru, Ashburton
to Christchurch and
Great Sights scenic coach services from
Queenstown, Twizel, Lake Tekapo and Mt Cook, using the
FareFinder - select or type in the
'From' field the desitination you are travelling from and
in the 'To'
field - type or select 'Christchurch
Airport' as your drop off location.
For Christchurch airport pick ups and drop offs for Newmans services between
Christchurch, Lake Tekapo, Twizel, Wanaka and Queenstown - type or select
'Christchurch Antarctic Centre' in 'From'
and/or 'To' as your airport pick up or drop off location.
can be also made for travel to or from Auckland International
Airport to most destinations outside the greater Auckland
urban region either from the airport's international or domestic
Using the FareFinder
- in the 'From'
field, type or select either 'Auckland International Airport' or
'Auckland Domestic Airport'
and in the 'To' field - the destination you want to travel
Reservations for bus and coach travel within the greater Auckland
urban region can not be made, as these services are local commuter
If you want to explore and see New Zealand's unique scenic beauty,
there is a range of
'Book As You Go' bus and ferry passes,
allowing you to travel on
Newmans Coachlines and
national bus and coach networks and Cook Strait ferry services at your own pace,
in any direction, as many times as your travel plans allows
up to 12 months.