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There are 7 ways to get from London to Radio Caroline by plane, bus or train

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Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Christchurch, bus  •  30h 38m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Christchurch (CHC) LHR - CHC
  2. Take the bus from Christchurch to Timaru

$1,038 - $2,927

Cheapest option

Fly London Heathrow to Dunedin, bus  •  35h 42m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dunedin (DUD) LHR - DUD
  2. Take the bus from Dunedin Airport to Timaru

$937 - $1,601

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Fly London City to Christchurch, bus  •  34h 30m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Christchurch (CHC) LCY - CHC
  2. Take the bus from Christchurch to Timaru

$1,432 - $3,475

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Christchurch, bus  •  34h 29m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Christchurch (CHC) LGW - CHC
  3. Take the bus from Christchurch to Timaru

$1,247 - $3,509

Train to Manchester, fly to Christchurch, bus  •  36h 53m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Wilmslow
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Christchurch (CHC) MAN - CHC
  3. Take the bus from Christchurch to Timaru

$1,262 - $3,909

Fly London Heathrow to Queenstown, bus  •  39h 28m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Queenstown (ZQN) LHR - ZQN
  2. Take the bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Dunedin
  3. Take the bus from Dunedin to Timaru

$1,375 - $4,156

Fly London Heathrow to Hokitika, bus  •  41h 55m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Hokitika (HKK) LHR - HKK
  2. Take the bus from Greymouth to Christchurch
  3. Take the bus from Christchurch to Timaru

$1,273 - $4,064

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Radio Caroline is 0800 358 5453.

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The cheapest way to get from London to Radio Caroline is to fly and bus which costs £480 - £850 and takes 35h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Radio Caroline is to fly and bus which costs £500 - £1,600 and takes 30h 38m.

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The distance between London and Radio Caroline is 18997 km.

It takes approximately 30h 38m to get from London to Radio Caroline, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Christchurch Airport. The quickest flight takes 24h 45m and has one stopover.

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American Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Singapore Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Christchurch Airport.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Radio Caroline. Prices start at $125 NZD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £4 - £35.

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Map of how to get from London to Radio Caroline.
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  • Distance: 18997.2 km
  • Duration: 30h 38m

What companies run services between London, England and Radio Caroline, New Zealand?

There is no direct connection from London to Radio Caroline. However, you can take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, take the walk to London Heathrow airport, fly to Christchurch, take the walk to Christchurch International Airport, take the bus to Bus Interchange, take the walk to Christchurch, take the bus to Timaru, then take the walk to Radio Caroline. Alternatively, you can take the train to London City Airport DLR Station, take the walk to London City airport, fly to Christchurch, take the walk to Christchurch International Airport, take the bus to Bus Interchange, take the walk to Christchurch, take the bus to Timaru, then take the walk to Radio Caroline.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,200
Flights from London City to Christchurch via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,000
Flights from London City to Christchurch via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,100
Flights from London City to Christchurch via Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Auckland
Ave. Duration
30h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $7,000
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Taiwan Taoyuan, Sydney
Ave. Duration
31h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,500
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
31h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
29h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,600
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Los Angeles, Auckland
Ave. Duration
30h 37m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Incheon, Auckland
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,500
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Vancouver, Auckland
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Dubai, Auckland
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
33h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,300
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
32h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,400
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Los Angeles, Auckland
Ave. Duration
33h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $7,000
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Doha, Auckland
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,200
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Helsinki, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,900
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Doha, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
29h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,200
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Doha, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
29h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $7,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,600
Flights from London Heathrow to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
30h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Hokitika via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
28h 32m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $5,500
Flights from London Heathrow to Hokitika via Singapore Changi, Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
34h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,900
Flights from London Heathrow to Hokitika via Doha, Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
29h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $3,600
Flights from London Heathrow to Hokitika via Los Angeles, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
32h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,900
Flights from London Heathrow to Hokitika via Incheon, Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $3,200
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,400
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,400
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,900
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Perth, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,500
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
32h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,500
Flights from London City to Christchurch via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
32h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,000
Flights from London City to Christchurch via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
32h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,000
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne, Auckland
Ave. Duration
30h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Dubai, Perth, Sydney
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,500
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,500
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Singapore Changi, Sydney, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
32h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Singapore Changi, Melbourne, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
32h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,700
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
36h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,700
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
32h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,400
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Hong Kong, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,500
Flights from London Heathrow to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $4,800
Flights from London Heathrow to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,800 - $4,900
Flights from London Heathrow to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
30h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $4,900
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
Flights from London City to Christchurch via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,000
Flights from London City to Christchurch via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,100
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Taiwan Taoyuan, Sydney
Ave. Duration
31h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,500
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
31h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Incheon, Auckland
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,500
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Dubai, Auckland
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
33h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,300
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
32h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,400
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Doha, Auckland
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,200
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Helsinki, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,900
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Doha, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
29h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,200
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Doha, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
29h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $7,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,100
Flights from London Heathrow to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $4,800
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,900
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Dubai, Auckland
Ave. Duration
28h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,900
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Dubai, Auckland
Ave. Duration
34h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,500
Flights from London Gatwick to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,500
Flights from London Heathrow to Dunedin via Dubai, Auckland
Ave. Duration
31h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,700
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
36h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,700
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Dubai, Auckland
Ave. Duration
34h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,800
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Hong Kong, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,900
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
32h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,400
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Hong Kong, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,500
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from London City to Christchurch via Amsterdam Schiphol, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
39h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,400
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
37h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,400
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Manchester to Christchurch via Hong Kong, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,500
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Christchurch via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $2,600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Christchurch via Frankfurt, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
42h 20m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,300
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $4,800
Train operators
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Christchurch to Timaru
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Bus from Dunedin Airport to Timaru
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Dunedin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Bus from Dunedin to Timaru
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Atomic Travel
Phone
03 349 0697
Email
info@atomictravel.co.nz
Website
atomictravel.co.nz
Bus from Christchurch Bus Interchange to Timaru
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
atomictravel.co.nz
Bus from Greymouth to Christchurch
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
atomictravel.co.nz

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