Travel Services from Christchurch to South Island West Coast
Online Times Fares Reservations
(Fares are in NZ$)
Travel between Christchurch and the
South Island's West
Coast, via Arthurs Pass through the most spectacular of the island's
three alpine passes, with combined bus and train travel, to
the West Coast destinations of Greymouth, Hokitika, Franz Josef, Fox Glacier, Punakaiki
You can travel this scenic route, on the famous
TranzAlpine train and bus and
scenic coach services of the national network of
operating over 150 daily services to 500 towns, cities, major ski and snowboarding fields and major tourist
destinations within New Zealand, with a range of
affordable fares starting from NZ$1.00.
InterCity Coachlines operates a fleet
of modern eco-friendly buses and coaches featuring reclining seats with
head rests and are fully
air conditioned for passenger comfort.
InterCity buses and coaches do not have onboard toilet facilities but do
stop regularly for refreshment and comfort breaks.
InterCity Coachlines operates the Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo, Palmerston
North, Wellington Starlighter overnight bus service, that
Cook Strait ferry services operating
between Wellington in the North Island and Picton in the South Island.
InterCity Link provides regular bus services to smaller regional centres
in association with local bus operators.
Using the FareFinder located on the left - you can search
times, fares, seat availability and make instant confirmation reservations for all InterCity Coachlines bus and coach services through
out New Zealand including combined bus and ferry travel between selected
destinations in the North Island to selected destinations in the South
Islands. All combined bus and ferry fares include bus and ferry travel.
When using the 'FareFinder', Newmans Coachlines is
identified as 'NM', Great Sights is identified as 'GS',
Intercity Coachlines is identified as 'IC' and
Intercity Link is identified as 'IL'.
With a range of
'Book As You Go' flexi bus and ferry passes, you can travel at
your own pace on the InterCity Coachlines national bus and ferry travel network. All
Passes are sold in blocks of travel 'Hours', travel 'Trips' or choose
from a range of suggested pre-planned travel itineraries that allows you to travel on regular InterCity and Newmans bus
travel or on any Great Sights sightseeing
journeys or a mixture of both, in any direction as many times as your
hours allow for up to 12 months from date of issue.