Trip information

Departure: Ashburton, Canterbury
Arrival: Lake Tekapo, Canterbury
Fastest route: 2h 15min
Distance: 114km
Cheapest route: $28
Transfers: Between 0 and 1
Bus companies: GreatSights, InterCity Coachlines

Cheap bus schedules leaving on Wednesday

One Passenger / One Trip

8:40am

Ashburton, Canterbury

Ashburton

11:00am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

2h 20min

GreatSights

$73

8:40am

Ashburton, Canterbury

Ashburton

11:00am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

2h 20min

+ 1 layover

$146

8:40am

Ashburton, Canterbury

Ashburton

9:25am

Geraldine, Canterbury

Geraldine

0h 45min

GreatSights

$73

0h 35min layover

10:00am

Geraldine, Canterbury

Geraldine

11:00am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

1h 0min

GreatSights

$73

8:40am

Ashburton, Canterbury

Ashburton

11:00am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

2h 20min

+ 1 layover

$146

8:40am

Ashburton, Canterbury

Ashburton

10:39am

Fairlie, Canterbury

Fairlie

1h 59min

GreatSights

$73

0h 1min layover

10:40am

Fairlie, Canterbury

Fairlie

11:00am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

0h 20min

GreatSights

$73

9:50am

Ashburton, Canterbury

Ashburton

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

2h 15min

InterCity Coachlines

$28

9:50am

Ashburton, Canterbury

Ashburton

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

2h 15min

+ 1 layover

$34

9:50am

Ashburton, Canterbury

Ashburton

10:30am

Geraldine, Canterbury

Geraldine

0h 40min

InterCity Coachlines

$13

0h 15min layover

10:45am

Geraldine, Canterbury

Geraldine

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

1h 20min

InterCity Coachlines

$21

9:50am

Ashburton, Canterbury

Ashburton

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

2h 15min

+ 1 layover

$35

9:50am

Ashburton, Canterbury

Ashburton

11:24am

Fairlie, Canterbury

Fairlie

1h 34min

InterCity Coachlines

$23

0h 1min layover

11:25am

Fairlie, Canterbury

Fairlie

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

0h 40min

InterCity Coachlines

$12

Overview

Travelling from Ashburton to Lake Tekapo by bus

First departure
8:40am
Avg price
$77
Carriers
2
Last arrival
12:05pm

Bus information Ashburton - Lake Tekapo

The Ashburton - Lake Tekapo route has approximately 6 frequencies and its minimum duration is around 2h 15min. It is important you book your ticket in advance to avoid running out, since $28 tickets tend to run out quickly.
The distance between Ashburton and Lake Tekapo is around 114 kilometers and the bus companies that can help you in your journey are: GreatSights, InterCity Coachlines.

  • Trips per day 6
  • Direct trips 2

How long does it take to get from Ashburton to Lake Tekapo by bus?

Bus journey may vary depending on the state of the roads. The minimum duration is usually around 2h 15min to cover 114 kilometers.

I'm looking for cheap tickets for this route ...

According to our data, the cheapest ticket costs $28 and leaves Ashburton. You will not have to do any transfers, the trip will go directly to Tekapo Bus Stop.

  • Avg duration 2h 17min
  • Cheapest price $28

What time does the last bus leave?

Last bus leaves at 9:50am from Ashburton and arrives at 12:05pm at Tekapo Bus Stop. It will take 2h 15min, its price is $35 and the number of changes will be 1.

Are there any direct routes between Ashburton and Lake Tekapo?

Yes, there are direct bus routes, their duration is usually around 2h 20min and the price is $73.

  • Last bus 9:50am
  • Transfers 0

What are the bus stations in Ashburton?

  • Ashburton
    314 East St (Adjacent to the i-SITE Visitor Centre) - 7700 Ashburton Central

What are the bus stations in Lake Tekapo?

  • Tekapo Bus Stop
    17 Tekapo Twizel Rd (Carpark beside the Lake Tekapo Tavern, SH 8)
    7999 Tekapo
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