Trip information

Departure: Lake Tekapo, Canterbury
Arrival: Cromwell, Otago
Fastest route: 2h 39min
Distance: 176km
Cheapest route: $35
Transfers: Between 0 and 1
Bus companies: GreatSights, InterCity Coachlines

Cheap bus schedules leaving on Friday

One Passenger / One Trip

11:30am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

5:19pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

5h 49min

GreatSights

$156

11:30am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

5:19pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

5h 49min

+ 1 layover

$146

11:30am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

3:40pm

Omarama, Canterbury

Omarama

4h 10min

GreatSights

$73

0h 20min layover

4:00pm

Omarama, Canterbury

Omarama

5:19pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

1h 19min

GreatSights

$73

11:30am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

5:19pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

5h 49min

+ 1 layover

$229

11:30am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

4:59pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

5h 29min

GreatSights

$156

0h 1min layover

5:00pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

5:19pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

0h 19min

GreatSights

$73

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

3:29pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

2h 39min

InterCity Coachlines

$35

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

3:29pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

2h 39min

+ 1 layover

$43

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

1:50pm

Omarama, Canterbury

Omarama

1h 0min

InterCity Coachlines

$20

0h 15min layover

2:05pm

Omarama, Canterbury

Omarama

3:29pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

1h 24min

InterCity Coachlines

$23

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

3:29pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

2h 39min

+ 1 layover

$45

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

3:04pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

2h 14min

InterCity Coachlines

$25

0h 1min layover

3:05pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

3:29pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

0h 24min

InterCity Coachlines

$20

Overview

Travelling from Lake Tekapo to Cromwell by bus

First departure
11:30am
Avg price
$109
Carriers
2
Last arrival
3:29pm

Bus information Lake Tekapo - Cromwell

The Lake Tekapo - Cromwell route has approximately 6 frequencies and its minimum duration is around 2h 39min. It is important you book your ticket in advance to avoid running out, since $35 tickets tend to run out quickly.
The distance between Lake Tekapo and Cromwell is around 176 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 Lake Tekapo to Cromwell by bus?

Bus journey may vary depending on the state of the roads. The minimum duration is usually around 2h 39min to cover 176 kilometers.

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

According to our data, the cheapest ticket costs $35 and leaves Tekapo Bus Stop. You will not have to do any transfers, the trip will go directly to Cromwell.

  • Avg duration 4h 14min
  • Cheapest price $35

What time does the last bus leave?

Last bus leaves at 12:50pm from Tekapo Bus Stop and arrives at 3:29pm at Cromwell. It will take 2h 39min, its price is $45 and the number of changes will be 1.

Are there any direct routes between Lake Tekapo and Cromwell?

Yes, there are direct bus routes, their duration is usually around 5h 49min and the price is $156.

  • Last bus 12:50pm
  • Transfers 0

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

What are the bus stations in Cromwell?

  • Cromwell
    Lode Lane (off Barry Ave next to the Mall)
    9310 Cromwell
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