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skifields to large cities and small towns, over plains and through mountain
passes - there is a coach or bus service to suit your budget and travel
The national bus and coach travel networks of Naked Bus, InterCity Coachlines, Newmans Coachlines and
Great Sights - with its premier tourist services
operate over 150 daily services to over 500 towns, cities, skifields, major tourist destinations through out New Zealand, including combined
coach and train travel on the
TranzAlpine train, all year round.
With a range of fares from NZ$1.00, travelling on
the services of Naked Bus and
Coachlines 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 national and scenic coach services having on board
washroom/toilet facilities. All regional and long distance bus and coach services
do stop regularly for refreshment and comfort breaks.
Regional and long distance coach and bus operators like Naked Bus
and InterCity Coachlines operate frequent daily services to regional destinations in both the North
and South Islands, with some regional and long distance bus and coach services connecting
Cook Strait ferry services
operating between Wellington in the North and Picton in the South
Island. InterCity Coachlines operates the
Starlighter overnight coach services between Auckland, Hamilton,
Rotorua, Taupo and Wellington connecting with
Cook Strait ferry services
operating between Wellington in the North Island and Picton in the
The Starlighter overnight services features reclining
seats with foot and head rests, individual reading lights and air
conditioning controls, onboard toilet/washroom facilities and makes two
refreshment/comfort stops on route.
The Starlighter services have the new GOLD seats - a limited number of
soft leather reclining chairs, complete with
individual USB charging
ports and free WiFi, giving you plenty of room to lie back, stretch your
legs and relax on route.
With a range of combined coach and train travel and fare options
available, travel on the world famous
TranzAlpine train between
Christchurch and Greymouth and connecting coach services to and from
Murchison, Westport, Punakaki, Hokitika,
Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier.
Reservations can be made for combined coach and
Cook Strait ferry travel from
Kaitaia, Kerikeri, Paihia, Whangarei, Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua,
Taupo, Palmerston North or Wellington to Picton, Blenheim, Kaikoura,
Christchurch or Nelson.
There is a range of half and full day scenic coach tours from
Auckland, Bay of Islands, Rotorua, Waitomo Caves,
Christchurch, Mount Cook, Queenstown and Milford Sound.
Bus and coach services to and from
international airports are also available.
Planning to explore and see New Zealand's scenic beauty,
there are a range of
Book As You Go' flexi coach and ferry passes where you
can travel at your own pace, in any direction, at any time, on major
national bus, coach and ferry travel networks
for up to 12 months - giving you value for