InterCity Coachlines is the largest national
long distance bus and coach transportation network in New Zealand,
transporting international visitors and kiwis around New Zealand for
more than 30 years, operating long distance and regional bus and coach services to 600 towns,
major skifields within New Zealand with over 150 daily services - 365 days a year. With a range of
affordable fares starting from NZ$1.00 and a range of
to suit all travel budgets, travelling with InterCity Coachlines is
an affordable way to explore New Zealand.
InterCity Coachlines operates a fleet of modern eco-friendly,
air-conditioned buses and coaches featuring reclining seats with foot and
InterCity buses and coaches do not have onboard
toilet/washroom facilities but InterCity's long distance and regional passenger
services do stop regularly for comfort and refreshment breaks.
InterCity Coachlines operates the Starlighter overnight
coach service 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
The Starlighter service
features onboard toilet/washroom facility, reclining seats with foot and
head rests, individual reading lights and air conditioning controls and makes
two refreshment/comfort stops on route. The Starlighter
service has the new GOLD seats -
a limited number of soft leather reclining
chairs, complete with individual USB charging ports and free WiFi. These
new seats provide plenty of room to stretch your legs. And the best
thing is, they don't cost a lot more than the regular fare! Simply
lie back and relax – plug in your USB, log on to the WiFi.
Some InterCity Coachlines services connect with Cook Strait ferry
services at Picton in the South Island and Wellington in the North
Island. Also 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.
Great Sights Coachlines operates premier long distance
coach service with a fleet of modern, full size eco-friendly touring coaches on major tourists routes connecting Milford
Sound with Te Anau and Queenstown and connecting Queenstown with Mt Cook/Aoraki
and Christchurch in the South Island and Auckland, Paihia (Bay of
Islands), Waitomo Caves and Rotorua in the North Island that
depart daily - ideal for the independent traveler.
Great Sights has a range of day excursion sightseeing tours of the
of Islands/Paihia from Auckland,
Auckland sightseeing tours,
Caves and Rotorua day excursions in the North Island and
Christchurch to Mt Cook/Aoraki and Queenstown,
Queenstown and Te Anau to Milford
Sound day excursions in the South Island.
All Great Sights coaches are fully equipped with air
conditioning, reclining seats with foot and head rests, onboard washroom/toilet facilities, video and
multi-lingual commentary (Japanese, Mandarin and Spanish on selected
Great Sights Milford Sound coaches feature glass roofs to ensure clear
and unrivalled viewing of New Zealand's incredible scenery.
Newmans Coach Lines has been at the forefront
of New Zealand passenger transportation since its humble beginnings
with a horse drawn carriage service in 1879. Newmans Coach Lines is
now a leading New Zealand coach operator, offering scheduled
services that link New Zealand's main commercial and tourist
centres, as well as providing sightseeing excursions to selected
Newmans Coachlines operates long distance coaches providing quality
city to city services on major tourists routes connecting
Queenstown, Lake Tekapo, Wanaka, Fox Glacier, Franz Josef and Christchurch in the
Newmans Coachlines operates a fleet of modern eco-friendly,
air-conditioned touring coaches with
reclining seats with head and foot rests and trained coach drivers, who
will look after you and make sure you get to your destination, safely.