How to get here

Transport

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Please note it may be essential to book your seats in advance as the coach many not otherwise stop in Whataroa.

Also be aware that Timetables may change with the seasons. Links to their timetables are linked below. It is strongly advised that you check with the travel operators before you travel.

 


 

GOING NORTH

InterCity Coaches departs in the morning, opposite the White Heron Store on State Highway 6. This coach starts in Fox Glacier and goes to Nelson. It connects with the TranzAlpine train and the Atomic Shuttle Coach in Greymouth for onward travel to Christchurch.

 


 

GOING SOUTH

InterCity Coaches departs in the afternoon, opposite the White Heron Store on State Highway 6, for Franz Josef and Fox Glacier. The coach starts in Nelson and collects passengers from Christchurch traveling on the TranzAlpine train and Atomic Shuttle Coach in Greymouth on it’s way south.

For travel south of Fox Glacier, a Newmans Coach departs Franz Josef in the morning for Queenstown. Book with InterCity.

 


 

TRAVEL OPERATORS

The following are not affiliates. The owners of this website do not accept any responsibility for changes they may make.

InterCity Coachline timetables link or phone 03 3651 113

Atomic Shuttle timetables link or phone 03 349 069

The TranzAlpine train timetables link or phone 0800 872 467

 


 

Post a notice below should you be traveling and can offer someone a ride to Hokitika, Greymouth or Christchurch.

Or post a notice if you need a ride.

Travel Safe.  No responsibility will be taken by the owners of this website for any arrangements made on this site.

 

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