From Dunedin to Christchurch by Buses

InterCity Group
Recommended
07:45
Dunedin
6h bus ride in Standard Double Decker
13:45
Christchurch, Canterbury
InterCity Group
Recommended
07:45
Dunedin
5h 35m bus ride in Standard Double Decker
13:20
Hornby, Canterbury
InterCity Group
Recommended
13:10
Dunedin
5h 50m bus ride in Standard
19:00
Christchurch, Canterbury

From Otago University to Christchurch by Buses

InterCity Group
07:50
Otago University, Dunedin
5h 55m bus ride in Standard Double Decker
13:45
Christchurch, Canterbury
InterCity Group
Fastest
07:50
Otago University, Dunedin
5h 30m bus ride in Standard Double Decker
13:20
Hornby, Canterbury

Dunedin to Christchurch Schedule

Dunedin to Christchurch Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
InterCity Group Standard Double Decker 07:45 - 13:45NZD 61.67
InterCity Group Standard 13:10 - 19:00NZD 64.80

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How to get from Dunedin to Christchurch?

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

  • Bus

How far is Dunedin from Christchurch?

The overland distance from Dunedin to Christchurch is 225 miles (361 km).
The flying distance is 219 miles (351 km).

How long does it take to get from Dunedin to Christchurch?

The travel time from Dunedin to Christchurch takes 6 hours in media.

How much does it cost to get from Dunedin to Christchurch?

To get from Dunedin to Christchurch prepare to shell out about NZD 61.67 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Dunedin to Christchurch?

Buses from Dunedin to Canterbury ride 5 times a day.

Useful tips for travel from Dunedin to Christchurch

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 Dunedin to Christchurch?

Up to now, 584 booked bus tickets from Dunedin to Christchurch through our service. You can check reviews above.