InterCity Group
Recommended Fastest
4h 20m bus ride in Standard
Queenstown, Queenstown Otago

Transport types between Dunedin and Queenstown

  • Buses
    NZD 55
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Flights are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

Dunedin to Queenstown Schedule

Dunedin to Queenstown Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
InterCity Group Standard 15:00 - 19:20NZD 55.13

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How to get from Dunedin to Queenstown?

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

  • Bus

How far is Dunedin from Queenstown?

The overland distance from Dunedin to Queenstown is 175 miles (280 km).
The flying distance is 142 miles (227 km).

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

The travel time from Dunedin to Queenstown takes 5 hours in media.

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

To get from Dunedin to Queenstown prepare to shell out about NZD 55.12 for your ticket.

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

Buses from Dunedin to Queenstown Otago ride 1 times a day.

Useful tips for travel from Dunedin to Queenstown

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


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 Queenstown?

Up to now, 558 booked bus tickets from Dunedin to Queenstown through our service. You can check reviews above.