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With 'Click Book Go' reservations, you can check online
for cheap fares, timetable, seat availability and make instant
confirmation reservations for bus and coach travel from
Nelson on New Zealand's
largest national coach transportation network in association with
InterCity Coachlines, operating daily services to over
300 towns, cities,
skifields, national parks, major tourist attractions and destinations through out New
Zealand all year round, including the famous
from Greymouth to Christchurch.
Nelson is a major commercial centre for the Golden Bay region and the
gateway to the Abel Tasman National Park and
is the second oldest settled city in New Zealand and the oldest in
the South Island.
Being the fourth largest urban centre in the South Island, Nelson has a
compact city commercial centre, dotted with art galleries, cafes and
restaurants, attractions including historic homes, beautiful public
gardens, etc and has the highest number of sunshine hours, with an
annual average total of over 2400 hours per year
As the major regional centre, the
city offers many lodgings, restaurants, and unique speciality shopping such as
at the Goldsmiths where "The One Ring" in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy was
Nelson has a vibrant local music
and arts scene and is known nationwide for its culturally idiosyncratic
craftsmen and women. These include Potters, Glass Blowers, Fibre Spectrum
Handweavers & Fibre Artists' Studio and dozens of Wood carvers using native New
Zealand Southern beech and exotic macrocarpa.
You can book a range of accommodation that is close to Nelson
inter-regional and long distance
With a range of fares from NZ$1.00, travelling on the North
Island bus and coach services of InterCity Coachlines
is a great way to see New Zealand's diverse scenic beauty from
Travel is on modern eco-friendly, air conditioned coaches and buses
featuring reclining seats with foot and head rests, with some long
distance coach services having on board washroom/toilet facilities. All
regional and long distance bus and coach services do stop regularly for
optional refreshment and comfort breaks.
With a range of combined coach and train travel and fare options, you can travel by coach from
Nelson to Greymouth and on the
TranzAlpine train service to Christchurch.
provide frequent daily regional and long distance bus and coach services
from Nelson to regional and tourist destinations in the
South Island. There are connecting bus and
coach services from Nelson to Picton that connect with
Cook Strait inter-island ferry services
that operating from Picton in the South Island to Wellington in
the North Island.
InterCity Coachlines operates the
Starlighter overnight coach service from Wellington, Palmerston North, Taupo, Rotorua, Taupo and Auckland connecting at
Cook Strait inter-island ferry services
operating between Picton in the
South Island and Wellington in the North Island. The Starlighter
overnight services features reclining seats with foot and head rests,
individual reading lights and air conditioning controls, onboard
toilet/washroom facility and makes two refreshment/comfort stops on
If travelling on a
Cook Strait inter-island ferry service
between Picton and
Wellington, using the FareFinder located top left -
type or select 'Picton' in the
'From' field and type or select 'Wellington' in the 'To'
field as your destination.
There are combined bus and inter-island ferry fares and travel
options from Nelson to
Wellington, Palmerston North, Taupo, Rotorua, Hamilton or Auckland, using the FareFinder - type or select
'Nelson' in the
'From' field and type or select 'Wellington Central,
Palmerston North, Taupo, Rotorua, Hamilton or Auckland Central' in the 'To'
field, as your destination.
you want to explore New Zealand from Nelson, there are a range of
'Book As You Go' bus, scenic coach, ferry
travel and sightseeing passes, where you
can travel at your own pace, in any direction,
on the networks of InterCity Coachlines, Newmans
Coachlines and Great Sights and Cook Strait inter-island ferry services between the
North and South Islands, giving you real value for
After a day's travel, there is a range of
inns, apartment and
'Grab A Bed' offering special
'Internet' only prices
to choose from.
you are experiencing problems in making your reservation, would like one
of our travel consultant's to make a reservation/s for you or assist
you in your travel planning, please contact
Travel Centre team for assistance.