There are 2 ways to get from Christchurch to Ashburton by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Christchurch to Ashburton Christchurch - Dunedin / ...

$10 - $24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Christchurch to Ashburton 56.1 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The distance between Christchurch and Ashburton is 83 km. The road distance is 90 km.

The cheapest way to get from Christchurch to Ashburton is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 1 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Christchurch to Ashburton is to drive which takes 1 h 7 min and costs $17 - $26.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Christchurch and arriving at Ashburton. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

The bus from Christchurch to Ashburton takes 1 h 24 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

What companies run services between Christchurch, New Zealand and Ashburton, New Zealand?

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Christchurch to Ashburton 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 24 min.

Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines

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