Trip information

Departure: Lake Tekapo, Canterbury
Arrival: Fairfield, Otago
Fastest route: 7h 41min
Distance: 241km
Cheapest route: $70
Transfers: Between 1 and 2
Bus companies: GreatSights, InterCity Coachlines

Cheap bus schedules leaving on Friday

One Passenger / One Trip

11:30am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

8:31pm

Fairfield, Otago

Fairfield

9h 1min

+ 1 layover

$191

Multiple companies

11:30am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

5:19pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

5h 49min

GreatSights

$156

0h 7min layover

5:26pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

8:31pm

Fairfield, Otago

Fairfield

3h 5min

InterCity Coachlines

$35

11:30am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

8:31pm

Fairfield, Otago

Fairfield

9h 1min

++ 2 layovers

$181

Multiple companies

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

0h 7min layover

5:26pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

8:31pm

Fairfield, Otago

Fairfield

3h 5min

InterCity Coachlines

$35

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

8:31pm

Fairfield, Otago

Fairfield

7h 41min

+ 1 layover

$70

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

3:29pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

2h 39min

InterCity Coachlines

$35

1h 57min layover

5:26pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

8:31pm

Fairfield, Otago

Fairfield

3h 5min

InterCity Coachlines

$35

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

8:31pm

Fairfield, Otago

Fairfield

7h 41min

++ 2 layovers

$78

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

1h 57min layover

5:26pm

Cromwell, Otago

Cromwell

8:31pm

Fairfield, Otago

Fairfield

3h 5min

InterCity Coachlines

$35

Overview

Travelling from Lake Tekapo to Fairfield by bus

First departure
11:30am
Avg price
$130
Carriers
2
Last arrival
8:31pm

Bus information Lake Tekapo - Fairfield

The Lake Tekapo - Fairfield route has approximately 4 frequencies and its minimum duration is around 7h 41min. It is important you book your ticket in advance to avoid running out, since $70 tickets tend to run out quickly.
The distance between Lake Tekapo and Fairfield is around 241 kilometers and the bus companies that can help you in your journey are: GreatSights, InterCity Coachlines.
Remember that the number of transfers to be made will be at least 1 so in some cases you should book the tickets separately.

  • Trips per day 4
  • Direct trips 0

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

Bus journey may vary depending on the state of the roads. The minimum duration is usually around 7h 41min to cover 241 kilometers.

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

According to our data, the cheapest ticket costs $70 and leaves Tekapo Bus Stop. If you decide to make this journey you will have to do 1 stop before reaching Fairfield.

  • Avg duration 8h 21min
  • Cheapest price $70

What time does the last bus leave?

Last bus leaves at 12:50pm from Tekapo Bus Stop and arrives at 8:31pm at Fairfield. It will take 7h 41min, its price is $78 and the number of changes will be 2.

Are there any direct routes between Lake Tekapo and Fairfield?

We do not have direct routes in our database. The minimum number of transfers will be 1 and the total duration of the trip will be approximately 9h 1min.

  • Last bus 12:50pm
  • Transfers 1

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 Fairfield?

  • Fairfield
    97 Main Rd (Corner Old Brighton)
    9018 Fairfield
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