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There are 2 ways to get from Lake Wānaka to Lake Matheson by bus or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Wanaka to Fox Glacier

Drive

  1. Drive from Lake Wānaka to Lake Matheson

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The cheapest way to get from Lake Wānaka to Lake Matheson is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 3h 38m.

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The fastest way to get from Lake Wānaka to Lake Matheson is to drive. Taking this option will cost $85 - $130 and takes 3h 38m.

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The distance between Lake Wānaka and Lake Matheson is 150 km. The road distance is 291.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lake Wānaka to Lake Matheson without a car is to bus which takes 6h 11m and costs $150 - $210.

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It takes approximately 6h 11m to get from Lake Wānaka to Lake Matheson, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Wānaka to Lake Matheson is 292 km. It takes approximately 3h 38m to drive from Lake Wānaka to Lake Matheson.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Lake Matheson. Prices start at $175 NZD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lake Wānaka to Lake Matheson.
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  • Distance: 150.2 km
  • Duration: 6h 11m

What companies run services between Lake Wānaka, New Zealand and Lake Matheson, New Zealand?

GreatSights operates a bus from Wanaka to Fox Glacier 3 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 5h 29m.

Bus operators
GreatSights
Phone
+64 9 583 5790
Email
info@greatsights.co.nz
Website
greatsights.co.nz
Bus from Wanaka to Fox Glacier
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
GreatSights
Standard
$30 - $50
Flexi
$80 - $120

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