Online Times Fares Reservations
(Fares are in NZ$)
Coachlines operates the largest national
bus and coach network within New
Zealand, transporting kiwis and international visitors around New
Zealand for more than 30 years.
With over 150 daily services,
InterCity Coachlines national and regional bus and coach services travel to more than 600
towns, cities, skifields and major tourist destinations, with a range of affordable
fares starting from NZ$1.00.
InterCity 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.
All InterCity's long distance and regional passenger
services do stop regularly for comfort and refreshment breaks.
InterCity Link provides regular bus services to smaller regional centres
in association with local bus operators.
InterCity Coachlines operates the Starlighter overnight
coach services that operate between Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo, Palmerston North
and Wellington connecting with
Cook Strait ferry services
operating between Wellington and Picton.
The Starlighter overnight service
features reclining seats with foot and
head rests, individual air-conditioning controls and reading light,
onboard toilet/washroom facilities and makes
two refreshment/comfort stops on route.
With InterCity Coachlines FareFinder online seat
availability, fare and reservation system, you can search for
departure times, fares and make instant confirmation reservations for
all InterCity Coachlines regional and long distance services throughout
InterCity Coachlines is identified as 'IC' and InterCity
Link as 'IL'.
Reservations can be made for combined bus and
travel from Paihia (Bay of
Islands), Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Palmerston
North or Wellington to Christchurch, Picton, Blenheim, Kaikoura or
Using the FareFinder - type or select
'Paihia, Auckland Central, Hamilton Central, Rotorua, Palmerston North or Wellington
Central' in the
'From' field and type or select 'Christchurch
Main Stop, Picton, Blenheim, Kaikoura or Nelson' in the 'To'
field as your final destination.
If travelling from Christchurch, Kaikoura,
Blenheim Nelson or Picton to Wellington, Palmerston North, Rotorua,
Hamilton, Auckland or Paihia (Bay of Islands) - type or select
'Christchurch Main Stop, Kaikoura, Blenheim, Nelson or Picton' in the
'From' field and type or select 'Wellington
Palmerston North, Rotorua, Hamilton Central, Auckland Central or Paihia' in the 'To'
field as your final destination.
Reservations for drop off at
Christchurch International Airport on InterCity
Coachlines northbound services from Invercargill, Te Anau, Timaru,
Oamaru, Ashburton, Dunedin and Queenstown to Christchurch
Reservations to and from
Airport to any southbound destination outside of the greater Auckland urban region
can be made either from the International or domestic terminals.
Reservations for bus and coach travel within the greater Auckland urban
region can not be made, as these services are local commuter services.
'Hop On/Hop Off' bus and ferry pass, you can travel at
your own pace on the InterCity Coachlines national network. All
'Hop On/Hop Off' bus and ferry pass are sold in blocks of
travel 'Hours', the number of travel
'Trips' or choose from a range of pre-planned travel options,
allowing you to travel on regular InterCity and Newmans bus/coach
services or on any Great Sights premier sightseeing journeys in any
direction as many times up to 12 months from date of