Trip information

Departure: Lake Tekapo, Canterbury
Arrival: Tarras, Otago
Fastest route: 2h 14min
Distance: 143km
Cheapest route: $25
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

4:59pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

5h 29min

GreatSights

$156

11:30am

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

4:59pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

5h 29min

+ 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

4:59pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

0h 59min

GreatSights

$73

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

3:04pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

2h 14min

InterCity Coachlines

$25

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

3:04pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

2h 14min

+ 1 layover

$32

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

3:04pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

0h 59min

InterCity Coachlines

$12

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

3:04pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

2h 14min

+ 1 layover

$41

12:50pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

1:40pm

Lake Ohau, Canterbury

Lake Ohau Turn-off

0h 50min

InterCity Coachlines

$20

0h 1min layover

1:41pm

Lake Ohau, Canterbury

Lake Ohau Turn-off

3:04pm

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

1h 23min

InterCity Coachlines

$21

Overview

Travelling from Lake Tekapo to Tarras by bus

First departure
11:30am
Avg price
$80
Carriers
2
Last arrival
3:04pm

Bus information Lake Tekapo - Tarras

The Lake Tekapo - Tarras route has approximately 5 frequencies and its minimum duration is around 2h 14min. It is important you book your ticket in advance to avoid running out, since $25 tickets tend to run out quickly.
The distance between Lake Tekapo and Tarras is around 143 kilometers and the bus companies that can help you in your journey are: GreatSights, InterCity Coachlines.

  • Trips per day 5
  • Direct trips 2

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

Bus journey may vary depending on the state of the roads. The minimum duration is usually around 2h 14min to cover 143 kilometers.

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

According to our data, the cheapest ticket costs $25 and leaves Tekapo Bus Stop. You will not have to do any transfers, the trip will go directly to Tarras Bus Stop.

  • Avg duration 3h 32min
  • Cheapest price $25

What time does the last bus leave?

Last bus leaves at 12:50pm from Tekapo Bus Stop and arrives at 3:04pm at Tarras Bus Stop. It will take 2h 14min, its price is $41 and the number of changes will be 1.

Are there any direct routes between Lake Tekapo and Tarras?

Yes, there are direct bus routes, their duration is usually around 5h 29min 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 Tarras?

  • Tarras Bus Stop
    2792 Tarras-Cromwell Rd (The Country Coffee Shop, SH 8)
    9383 Lindis Pass
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