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From Queenstown to West Coast by bus

07:30
Queenstown, Queenstown Otago
15:40
Lake Tekapo, West Coast
8h 10m
08:05
Queenstown, Queenstown Otago
12:05
Lake Tekapo, West Coast
4h

Queenstown to Lake Tekapo Schedule

Queenstown to Lake Tekapo Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
InterCity Group Express 07:30 – 15:40NZD 194.38
InterCity Group Standard 08:05 – 12:05NZD 56.44

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How to get from Queenstown to Lake Tekapo?

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

  • Bus

How far is Queenstown from Lake Tekapo?

The overland distance from Queenstown to Lake Tekapo is 255 miles (409 km).
The flying distance is 145 miles (232 km).

How long does it take to get from Queenstown to Lake Tekapo?

The travel time from Queenstown to Lake Tekapo takes 9 hours in media.

How much does it cost to get from Queenstown to Lake Tekapo?

To get from Queenstown to Lake Tekapo prepare to shell out about NZD 56.44 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Queenstown to Lake Tekapo?

Buses from Queenstown Otago to West Coast ride 2 times a day.

Useful tips for travel from Queenstown to Lake Tekapo

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 Queenstown to Lake Tekapo?

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