Online Times and Reservations
(Fares are in NZ$)
Sights operates a nationwide
network of premier scenic coach and sightseeing services, departing
daily and aimed primarily at the independent traveller.
All Great Sights coaches are
modern eco-friendly vehicles with temperature controlled air
conditioning, reclining seats with foot and head rests, onboard washroom/toilet facilities, video and
multi-lingual commentary (Japanese, Mandarin and Spanish) on all
sightseeing tours and scenic coach services.
Great Sights Milford Sound coaches feature glass roofs to ensure clear
and unrivalled viewing of New Zealand's incredible scenery.
Great Sights nationwide coach network operates daily
schedules services to key
visitor destinations in New Zealand including Paihia (Bay of Islands),
Great Sights has a range of day excursion
sightseeing tours of the
of Islands from Auckland,
Auckland sightseeing tours,
Caves and Rotorua day excursions in the North Island and
Christchurch to Aoraki/Mt Cook and Queenstown,
Queenstown and Te Anau to Milford
Sound day excursions in the South Island.
Great Sights North and South Island scenic coach and sightseeing tour
services, has regular connections to InterCity Coachlines inter-regional and national bus and coach network in
Auckland, Paihia (Bay of Islands), Rotorua, Christchurch and Queenstown to over 130
daily regional and long distance bus, coach services including the
TranzAlpine train and and inter-island ferry services between the North
and South Islands, to more than 500 destinations throughout New Zealand
- 365 days a year.
Combined with InterCity, Newmans Coachlines integrated online
fare, seat availability and reservation system, you can make
reservations for all Great Sights coach services through out New Zealand
by using the
search box located on the left.
When using the
Great Sights services are identified as 'GS'.
Reservations can be made with drop off options at Christchurch
International Airport on northbound Great Sights services from Queenstown,
Twizel, Lake Tekapo, or Mt Cook/Aoraki, type or select 'Christchurch Airport' in 'To'
field of the Fare Finder, your arrival destination.
You can book accommodation that is near to long distance coach terminals in
and near the
Christchurch railway station for the
You can travel on Great Sights sightseeing tours and scenic coach
services with a flexible
'Book As You Go' Coach and Ferry Passes, travelling on Great
Sights national scenic coach and sightseeing network plus the combined bus and coach networks
of InterCity and Newmans Coachlines.
'Book As You Go' Coach and Ferry Passes are sold in blocks of 'Travel Hours' or choose from a range of pre-planned travel options, allowing you to travel on regular
InterCity, Newmans bus and coach services or on any Great Sights
sightseeing journeys or a mixture of both, in any direction as many
times as you want over 12 months from date of purchase.
If you are experiencing problems in making your reservation or would like one
of our travel consultant's to make a reservation/s for you, please contact
Travel Centre team.