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Experience New Zealand's unique
geographical regions and diverse natural beauty with its lakes, rivers, native rugged bush, the
majestic volcanoes of the North Island's central plateau, to the mountain peaks of the
majestic Southern Alps,
the glacial fiords of Milford and Doubtful Sounds, the glaciers
of the west coast of the South Island, to the major skifields
on a national network of bus and coach services.
FareFinder, you can search
for fares, timetables, seat availability and make bus and coach bookings
online, for travel on New Zealand's largest national
bus and coach transportation network in
InterCity Coachlines and Great
Sights with is premier coach sightseeing network.
combined bus and coach networks of InterCity Coachlines and Great Sights
offering over 150 services every day,
you can travel to over
500 destinations and tourist attractions through out New Zealand
With cheap fares starting from NZ$1.00, travelling on InterCity Coachlines and Great Sights bus and coach
services is an affordable way to see
New Zealand's unique scenic beauty.
Travel is on modern buses and coaches with
Coachlines operating a fleet of modern eco-friendly air-conditioned
buses and coaches with reclining seats and foot rests.
Great Sights operate premier services using a fleet of modern
eco-friendly air conditioned coaches with reclining seats, foot and head rests
and onboard toilet/washroom facilities.
InterCity bus and coach services in
the North and South Islands, connect
that operate between Wellington in the North and Picton in the South
stress free relaxing travel, InterCity Coachlines GOLD seats - soft
leather reclining seats with head and foot rests and individual USB
charging ports, are located on the Auckland to Wellington daytime and on
the lower deck of the Auckland to Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo, Palmerston
North and Wellington Starlighter
overnight double decker coach services, the first 3 rows on the single
deck coach services between Wellington to Palmerston North, Hastings and
Napier, Christchurch to
Kaikoura, Blenheim and Picton, Christchurch to Dunedin and Dunedin to
Queenstown coach services.
seats provide plenty of room to stretch your legs. Simply
lie back and relax – plug in your USB, log on to the WiFi.
The best thing is, they don't cost a lot more
than the regular fare!
operates the Starlighter overnight coach services
between Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo, Palmerston North and
Wellington, connecting with
Cook Strait ferry services operating between Wellington in the North
Island and Picton in the South Island.
The Starlighter overnight services features reclining
seats with foot rests and head rests, individual reading lights and air
conditioning controls, onboard toilet/washroom facility and two
refreshment/comfort stops on route.
If you want to explore and see New Zealand's unique scenic beauty,
there is a range of
'Book As You Go'
flexi bus/ferry and ferry passes, available
blocks of 'Travel' time, the number of 'Trips'
travelled or choose from a range of pre-planned travel options. All
you to travel at your own pace, in any direction, on any service on the InterCity
Coachlines and Great Sights national bus and coach
networks plus any Cook Strait ferry crossing between the North and South
Islands, for up to 12 months providing value for money travel on New
Zealand's largest scenic transport network.
All InterCity Coachlines
regional, inter-regional and long distance buses and coaches and Great
Sights scenic coach and touring services have seamless 3G and 4G mobile Wi-Fi
access across all InterCity regional and long distance routes within
When using the
located on the top left, for online fare, seat availability and reservation,
Great Sights is identified as
'GS', Intercity Coachlines is identified as 'IC'
and InterCity Link as 'IL'.
Reservations can be made for drop off options at Christchurch
International Airport on northbound InterCity inter-regional and long
distance bus and coach services from Invercargill, Te Anau,
Timaru, Oamaru, Ashburton to Christchurch and Great Sights services from Queenstown
Twizel, Lake Tekapo and Mt Cook, by typing or selecting 'Christchurch Airport' in
field, as your drop off location.
Pick ups and drop offs for Intercity coach services between Christchurch Lake
Tekapo, Twizel, Wanaka and
Queenstown, type or select 'Christchurch Airport' in 'From'
and/or 'To' as your Christchurch airport pick up or drop off location.
Reservations can be also made for travel to/from Auckland International
Airport to any southbound destination outside the greater
Auckland urban region either from the airport's international or domestic terminals.
From the reservation search box located on the left, in the 'From'
field, type or select either 'Auckland International Airport' or
'Auckland Domestic Airport'
and in the 'To' field, the destination you want to travel too.
Some InterCity Coachlines and Great Sights coach and scenic coach services from Nelson, Westport, Fox Glacier,
Franz Josef and Hokitika connect at Greymouth for the famous TranzAlpine train the operates between Christchurch and Greymouth
and Greymouth and Christchurch.
Reservations for bus and coach travel within the greater Auckland urban region
can not be made, as these services are local commuter services.