There are 3 ways to get from Greymouth to Abel Tasman national park by bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, travel  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Greymouth to Murchison
  2. Take the bus from Murchison to Kohatu
  3. Travel from Kohatu to Abel Tasman national park

2 alternative options

Fly from Hokitika, travel  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Hokitika (HKK) to Nelson (NSN) HKK - NSN
  2. Travel from Nelson to Abel Tasman national park

Bus to Christchurch, fly, travel  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Greymouth to Christchurch Airport
  2. Fly from Christchurch (CHC) to Nelson (NSN) CHC - NSN
  3. Travel from Nelson to Abel Tasman national park

Questions & Answers

The distance between Greymouth and Abel Tasman national park is 223 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Greymouth to Abel Tasman national park, including transfers.

What companies run services between Greymouth, New Zealand and Abel Tasman national park, New Zealand?

There is no direct connection from Greymouth to Abel Tasman national park. However, you can take the bus to Murchison, take the bus to Kohatu, then take the travel to Abel Tasman national park. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Hokitika airport, fly to Nelson, then take the travel to Abel Tasman national park.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Hokitika to Nelson via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Hokitika to Nelson via Christchurch, Wellington
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Hokitika to Nelson via Christchurch, Auckland
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Christchurch to Nelson
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $260
Flights from Christchurch to Nelson via Wellington
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $260
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Christchurch to Nelson via Wellington
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Greymouth to Murchison
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Murchison to Kohatu
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
West Coast Shuttle
Website
westcoastshuttle.co.nz
Bus from Greymouth to Christchurch Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
westcoastshuttle.co.nz

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