There are 2 ways to get from Fox Glacier to Christchurch by car, bus or plane

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Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Fox Glacier to Christchurch 253.6 miles

$55 - $80

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Bus, fly  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Fox Glacier to Hokitika
  2. Fly from Hokitika (HKK) to Christchurch (CHC) HKK - CHC

$76 - $282

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The distance between Fox Glacier and Christchurch is 211 km. The road distance is 405.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to drive 405.7 km from Fox Glacier to Christchurch.

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The quickest flight from Hokitika Airport to Christchurch Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fox Glacier to Christchurch is 406 km. It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to drive from Fox Glacier to Christchurch.

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Air New Zealand offers flights from Hokitika Airport to Christchurch Airport.

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There are 489+ hotels available in Christchurch. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fox Glacier to Christchurch.
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  • Distance: 132 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

What companies run services between Fox Glacier, New Zealand and Christchurch, New Zealand?

You can drive from Fox Glacier to Christchurch in around 4 h 48 min.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Hokitika to Christchurch
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines

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