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There are 2 ways to get from Fox Glacier to Oamaru by bus or car

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Bus  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Mt Cook YHA to Ashburton Queenstown - Christchurch
  2. Take the bus from Ashburton to Oamaru Christchurch - Te Anau / ...

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Drive  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Fox Glacier to Oamaru 305.7 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Fox Glacier to Oamaru is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 5 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fox Glacier to Oamaru is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 5 h 54 min.

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The distance between Fox Glacier and Oamaru is 197 km. The road distance is 489.1 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 27 min to get from Fox Glacier to Oamaru, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fox Glacier to Oamaru is 489 km. It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to drive from Fox Glacier to Oamaru.

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There are 96+ hotels available in Oamaru. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fox Glacier to Oamaru.
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  • Distance: 123.1 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from Fox Glacier to Oamaru via Mt Cook YHA and Ashburton in around 12 h 27 min.

Bus operators
GreatSights
Website
greatsights.co.nz
Bus from Mt Cook YHA to Ashburton
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
InterCity Coachlines
Atomic Travel
Phone
03 349 0697
Email
info@atomictravel.co.nz
Website
atomictravel.co.nz
Bus from Ashburton to Oamaru
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
atomictravel.co.nz

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