Bay of Islands
(Bay of Islands)
Te Anau Downs
Explore New Zealand unique
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
on a national network of bus and coach services.
national travel networks of
Coachlines and Naked Bus with
over 160 daily services - you can travel to
600 cities, towns, skifields and major tourist destinations through out
With fares starting from NZ$1.00, travelling on InterCity
Coachlines, Newmans Coachlines and Naked Bus bus and coach
services is an affordable way to see
New Zealand's unique scenic beauty.
Major coach and bus operators like Naked Bus and
InterCity Coachlines provide frequent daily regional services in the
North and South Islands.
are many smaller bus and shuttle companies offer frequent daily bus
services within local or regional areas in the North and South Islands.
Travel is in modern eco-friendly buses and coaches featuring reclining seats with foot and heat rests. InterCity
buses and coaches do not have washroom facility but do stop for comfort and
refreshments on route.
Great Sights operate a fleet of modern,
luxury, eco-friendly air conditioned coaches featuring reclining seats with foot
and head rests
and onboard toilet/washroom facilities.
InterCity Coachlines operates the Starlighter overnight
bus services between
Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo, Palmerston North and Wellington
Wellington/Picton ferry services
to and from the North and South Islands crossing Cook Strait.
The Starlighter service features reclining
seats with foot and head rests, individual reading lights and air
conditioning controls, onboard toilet/washroom facility and two
refreshment/comfort stops on route.
coach and bus operators operate frequent daily bus/coach services in
both the North and South Island, with some services that connect
ferry services that operate between
Wellington in the North and Picton in the South
There are a range of combined bus and ferry fares and travel options to
travel between Paihia (Bay of Islands), Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua,
Taupo and Wellington in the North Island to Picton, Blenheim, Nelson,
Kaikoura and Christchurch in the South Island.
There is also combined scenic bus and TranzAlpine train travel options
and fares between Christchurch, Nelson, Westport, Punakaiki, Hokitika,
Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers.
you want to explore and see New Zealand's unique scenic beauty, there is
a range of
'Book As You Go' bus and ferry passes where you
can travel at your own pace on the InterCity Coachlines, Newmans
Coachlines, Great Sights, Magic Bus and Naked Bus national bus and coach
networks that provide value for
Book As You Go' bus and ferry passes are available in
number travel 'sectors', pre-planned travel itineraries or by the number
of travel 'hours' and all passes include ferry crossings between the North
and South Islands.
There is a range of
bed and breakfast inns and lodges,
apartment and hotel accommodation that can be used with your
'Book As You Go' bus and ferry pass.
Now you can make a reservation to and from Auckland International
Airport to any destination outside of the greater Auckland urban region either
from the International or domestic terminals if heading southbound from
Also, you can make reservations from Christchurch International Airport
for services to and from Christchurch to Queenstown, Mt Cook, Dunedin,
Invercargill, Te Anau or Wanaka.