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There are 6 ways to get from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC) by bus, car, towncar or shuttle

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Bus  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport Queenstown - Christchurch

$9 - $25

5 alternative options

Bus via Hornby  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Ashburton to Hornby Christchurch - Dunedin / ...
  2. Take the bus from Main South Rd near Carmen Rd to Christchurch International Airport 125 / ...

$10 - $39

Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC) 53.3 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a town car from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport 53.3 miles

$190 - $260

Shuttle  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport

$150 - $350

Uber  •  1h 3m

  1. Take an Uber from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC) 53.3 miles

$85 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC) is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC) is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 1h 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ashburton and arriving at Christchurch Airport. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

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The distance between Ashburton and Christchurch Airport (CHC) is 80 km. The road distance is 85.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC) without a car is to bus which takes 1h 5m and costs $14 - $40.

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The bus from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport takes 1h 5m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC) bus services, operated by InterCity Coachlines, depart from Ashburton station.

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Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC) bus services, operated by InterCity Coachlines, arrive at Christchurch Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC) is 85 km. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC).

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There are 559+ hotels available in Christchurch Airport (CHC). Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC).
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  • Distance: 49.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

What companies run services between Ashburton, New Zealand and Christchurch Airport (CHC), New Zealand?

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC) once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $23 and the journey takes 1h 5m. Atomic Travel also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Bus from Ashburton to Hornby
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Bus from Hornby to Christchurch Airport
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Atomic Travel
Phone
03 349 0697
Email
info@atomictravel.co.nz
Website
atomictravel.co.nz
Bus from Ashburton to Christchurch International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
atomictravel.co.nz
Metro Christchurch
Phone
+64 3-366 8855
Website
metroinfo.org.nz
Bus from Main South Rd near Carmen Rd to Christchurch International Airport
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
Metro Christchurch
InterCity Link
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Hornby to Christchurch Airport
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Website
InterCity Link
Other operators
Uber Christchurch
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport (CHC)
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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Assist
$85 - $110
UberX
$85 - $110
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $260
Shuttle from Ashburton to Christchurch Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $350

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