Bus travel from
(Bay of Islands)
Tongariro National Park
Bus travel from
to New Zealand Bus Travel Network
Travelling by bus and
coach is a great way to explore New Zealand's
geographical regions and diverse natural beauty with its lakes, rivers, native rugged bush, the
majestic volcanoes of the North Island's central plateau, the
North Island skifields of
Turoa to the mountain peaks of the
majestic Southern Alps,
fiords of Milford and Doubtful Sounds, the great southern lakes, rivers, native rugged alpine bush
of the west coast of the South Island to the major South Island skifields
of Mt Hutt,
on a national network of bus and coach services.
New Zealand Bus Travel network, you can choose from a range of bus and coach
services from any one of the major destinations by clicking on your planned
departure location either from the route map located on the right or a
link located on the left, to
destinations in the North and South Islands of New Zealand, whether your
travel is from Auckland to Wellington or from Christchurch to Queenstown
or from Queenstown to Auckland, travelling on frequent daily regional
and national services of InterCity Coachlines, Newmans Coachlines, Naked Bus
or Great Sights - with its premier touring services.
With the national bus and coach networks of
Coachlines, Great Sights,
Coachlines and Naked Bus operating 180 regional and national services
daily, you can travel to over 700 cities, towns, national parks, major
ski/snowboard fields and key tourist destintions through out New Zealand
- 365 days a year.
With affordable fares from NZ$1.00, travelling on InterCity, Newmans,
Naked Bus and Great Sights national and regional bus and coach
services is a great way to 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.
With train/coach travel and fare options,
travel on the world famous TranzAlpine train from Christchurch to Nelson Westport, Punakaiki, Hokitika,
Franz Josef, Fox Glacier, Wanaka and Queenstown.
Coachlines operates the
Starlighter overnight coach services between
Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo, Palmerston North and Wellington connecting
Wellington/Picton ferry services
operating between the North and South Islands.
The Starlighter overnight coach services features reclining
seats with foot and head rests, individual reading lights and air
conditioning controls, onboard toilet/washroom facility and makes two
refreshment/comfort stops on route.
Online ferry times, fares,
passenger space availability and instant confirmation
reservations are available for
Cook Strait ferry services
between Wellington in the North Island and Picton in the South Island.
There is also bus/ferry travel fares to or from Paihia (Bay of Islands),
Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo,
Palmerston North or Wellington to or from Nelson, Blenheim, Kaikoura and
If you want to ski, snowboard or explore New Zealand's diverse scenic beauty,
there is a range of
'Book As You Go' flexi bus and ferry passes allowing you to travel at
your own pace in any direction at any time on the national bus and coach networks of InterCity
Coachlines, Newmans Coachlines and Great Sights plus travel on Cook
Strait ferry services between the North and South Islands for up
to 12 months, giving you value for money travel.
After a day's travel, there is a range of bed and breakfast inns and lodges,
inns, apartment and hotel accommodation
to choose from
for a comfortable night's stay, that can be used with your
bus/coach pass or after your day's bus and coach travel.