From Christchurch to Queenstown Otago by Buses

InterCity Group
Recommended
07:30
Christchurch, Canterbury
11h bus ride in Express
18:30
Queenstown, Queenstown Otago
InterCity Group
Recommended
08:00
Christchurch, Canterbury
8h 40m bus ride in Standard
16:40
Queenstown, Queenstown Otago

From Christchurch Airport to Queenstown Otago by Buses

InterCity Group
Recommended
07:30
Christchurch Airport, Canterbury
9h 25m bus ride in Standard
16:55
Queenstown, Queenstown Otago

From Hornby to Queenstown Otago by Buses

InterCity Group
Fastest
08:50
Hornby, Canterbury
7h 35m bus ride in Standard
16:25
Frankton Bus Interchange, Queenstown Otago

Christchurch to Queenstown Otago Schedule

Christchurch to Queenstown Otago Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
InterCity Group Express 07:30 - 18:30NZD 331.27
InterCity Group Standard 08:00 - 16:40NZD 87.78

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How to get from Christchurch to Queenstown Otago?

When you want to get from Christchurch to Queenstown Otago, your choices are limited. There is only one option we offer for this route:

  • Bus

How far is Christchurch from Queenstown Otago?

The overland distance from Christchurch to Queenstown Otago is 298 miles (478 km).
The flying distance is 289 miles (464 km).

How long does it take to get from Christchurch to Queenstown Otago?

The travel time from Christchurch to Queenstown Otago takes 11 hours in media.

How much does it cost to get from Christchurch to Queenstown Otago?

To get from Christchurch to Queenstown Otago prepare to shell out about NZD 68.98 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Christchurch to Queenstown Otago?

Buses from Canterbury to Queenstown Otago ride 6 times a day.

Useful tips for travel from Christchurch to Queenstown Otago

While bus is the only option we offer for this route, these simple tips and recommendations will help enhance your travel experience.

Buses

Things to remember before buying your bus ticket:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Do many travellers take bus from Christchurch to Queenstown Otago?

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