Trip information

Departure: Tarras, Otago
Arrival: Lake Tekapo, Canterbury
Fastest route: 2h 30min
Distance: 143km
Cheapest route: $23
Transfers: Between 0 and 1
Bus companies: GreatSights, InterCity Coachlines

Cheap bus schedules leaving on Wednesday

One Passenger / One Trip

9:30am

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

3:40pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

6h 10min

GreatSights

$61

9:30am

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

2h 35min

+ 1 layover

$81

Multiple companies

9:30am

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

10:30am

Omarama, Canterbury

Omarama

1h 0min

GreatSights

$61

0h 20min layover

10:50am

Omarama, Canterbury

Omarama

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

1h 15min

InterCity Coachlines

$20

9:35am

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

2h 30min

InterCity Coachlines

$23

9:35am

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

2h 30min

+ 1 layover

$32

9:35am

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

10:35am

Omarama, Canterbury

Omarama

1h 0min

InterCity Coachlines

$12

0h 15min layover

10:50am

Omarama, Canterbury

Omarama

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

1h 15min

InterCity Coachlines

$20

9:35am

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

2h 30min

+ 1 layover

$40

9:35am

Tarras, Otago

Tarras Bus Stop

11:00am

Lake Ohau, Canterbury

Lake Ohau Turn-off

1h 25min

InterCity Coachlines

$20

0h 1min layover

11:01am

Lake Ohau, Canterbury

Lake Ohau Turn-off

12:05pm

Lake Tekapo, Canterbury

Tekapo Bus Stop

1h 4min

InterCity Coachlines

$20

Overview

Travelling from Tarras to Lake Tekapo by bus

First departure
9:30am
Avg price
$47.4
Carriers
2
Last arrival
12:05pm

Bus information Tarras - Lake Tekapo

The Tarras - Lake Tekapo route has approximately 5 frequencies and its minimum duration is around 2h 30min. It is important you book your ticket in advance to avoid running out, since $23 tickets tend to run out quickly.
The distance between Tarras and Lake Tekapo 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 Tarras to Lake Tekapo by bus?

Bus journey may vary depending on the state of the roads. The minimum duration is usually around 2h 30min to cover 143 kilometers.

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

According to our data, the cheapest ticket costs $23 and leaves Tarras Bus Stop. You will not have to do any transfers, the trip will go directly to Tekapo Bus Stop.

  • Avg duration 3h 15min
  • Cheapest price $23

What time does the last bus leave?

Last bus leaves at 9:35am from Tarras Bus Stop and arrives at 12:05pm at Tekapo Bus Stop. It will take 2h 30min, its price is $40 and the number of changes will be 1.

Are there any direct routes between Tarras and Lake Tekapo?

Yes, there are direct bus routes, their duration is usually around 6h 10min and the price is $61.

  • Last bus 9:35am
  • Transfers 0

What are the bus stations in Tarras?

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

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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