New Zealand Bus and Coach Services

Online Fares & Reservations
(Fares are in NZ$)


New Zealand national bus and coach routes and destinationsWith the 'InterCity Fare Finder' you can search online for cheap fares, timetables, seat availability and make instant confirmation reservations on New Zealand's largest national bus and coach network in association with InterCity Coachlines, Newmans Coachlines and Great Sights with its premier tourist coach network.

Together with the combined networks of Great Sights, InterCity Coachlines and Newmans Coachlines connects 500 cities, towns, major skifields and key tourist attractions nationwide, with over 130 services every day.

With a range of fares starting from NZ$1.00, travelling on InterCity, Newmans and Great Sights bus and coach network is an affordable way to see New Zealand's unique scenic beauty.

InterCity Coachlines operates a fleet of modern eco-friendly air-conditioned buses with reclining seats with foot and head rests.  InterCity buses and coaches do not have onboard toilet/washroom facilities but do stop regularly for comfort and refreshment breaks.

Newmans Coachlines and Great Sights operates modern luxury, eco-friendly, air-conditioned coaches with reclining seats with foot and head rests and on board toilet/washroom facility.

InterCity Coachlines operates the Starlighter night coach services between Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo, Palmerston North and Wellington connecting with Cook Strait ferry services between Wellington in the North Island and Picton in the South Island.  The Starlighter service features reclining seats with foot and head rests, individual reading lights and air conditioning controls, onboard toilet/washroom facility and makes two refreshment/comfort breaks on route.

With InterCity Coachlines, Great Sights and Newmans Coachlines integrated online fare, seat availability and reservation system, you can make reservations for all InterCity Coachlines, Great Sights and Newmans bus and coach services through out New Zealand.

Reservations can be made for drop off options at Christchurch International Airport on northbound InterCity services from Invercargill, Te Anau, Queenstown, Dunedin, Timaru, Oamaru, Ashburton to Christchurch and Great Sights services from Queenstown Twizel, Lake Tekapo and Mt Cook, by typing or selecting 'Christchurch Airport' in the 'To' field, as your drop off location. 

Pick ups and drop offs for Newmans services between Christchurch, Lake Tekapo, Twizel, Wanaka and Queenstown, type or select 'Christchurch Antarctic Centre' in 'From' and/or 'To' as your pick up or drop off location.

Reservations can be also made for travel to/from Auckland International Airport to any southbound destination outside the greater Auckland urban region either from the International or domestic terminals.

From the reservation search box located on the left, in the 'From' field, select either 'Auckland International Airport' or 'Auckland Domestic Airport' and in the 'To' field, the destination you want to travel too. Reservations for bus and coach travel within the greater Auckland urban region can not be made, as these services are local commuter services.

With a range of 'Hop On/Hop Off' flexible bus, ferry travel passes, you can travel at your own pace, in any direction on the InterCity Coachlines national bsu and coach network. All Flexi Passes are sold in blocks of time which allows you to travel on regular InterCity and Newmans bus journeys or on any Great Sights sightseeing journeys or a mixture of both, in any direction as many times as your hours allow. All Passes are valid for 12 months from date of issue.