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There are 3 ways to get from Mount Cook Village to Fiordland National Park by taxi, bus or shuttle

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

Taxi, bus  •  7h 32m

  1. Take a taxi from Mount Cook Village to Twizel
  2. Take the bus from Twizel to Frankton Bus Interchange
  3. Take the bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Te Anau

Cheapest option

Shuttle, bus  •  8h 9m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Mount Cook Village to Queenstown Mt Cook to Queenstown
  2. Take the bus from Queenstown to Te Anau Queenstown - Milford Sound

1 alternative option

Shuttle, bus via Lake Tekapo  •  9h 28m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Mount Cook Village to Lake Tekapo
  2. Take the bus from Tekapo to Frankton Bus Interchange
  3. Take the bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Te Anau

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mount Cook Village to Fiordland National Park is to shuttle and bus which costs $160 - $210 and takes 8h 9m.

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The fastest way to get from Mount Cook Village to Fiordland National Park is to taxi and bus which takes 7h 32m and costs $310 - $400.

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The distance between Mount Cook Village and Fiordland National Park is 299 km.

The best way to get from Mount Cook Village to Fiordland National Park without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 7h 32m and costs $310 - $400.

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It takes approximately 7h 32m to get from Mount Cook Village to Fiordland National Park, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Mount Cook Village to Fiordland National Park.
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  • Distance: 298.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 32m

What companies run services between Mount Cook Village, New Zealand and Fiordland National Park, New Zealand?

There is no direct connection from Mount Cook Village to Fiordland National Park. However, you can take the taxi to Twizel, take the bus to Frankton Bus Interchange, take the bus to Te Anau, then take the travel to Fiordland National Park. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Mount Cook Village to Fiordland National Park via Lake Tekapo, Tekapo, Frankton Bus Interchange, and Te Anau in around 9h 28m.

Bus operators
InterCity
Phone
+64 9 583 5780
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Twizel to Frankton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
https://www.intercity.co.nz/
Bus from Tekapo to Frankton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
https://www.intercity.co.nz/
GreatSights
Phone
+64 9 583 5790
Email
info@greatsights.co.nz
Website
greatsights.co.nz
Bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Te Anau
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
https://www.greatsights.co.nz/new-zealand-tours/
Standard
$21 - $30
Flexi
$50 - $75
Bus from Queenstown to Te Anau
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
https://www.greatsights.co.nz/new-zealand-tours/
Standard
$22 - $35
Flexi
$50 - $75
Cheeky Kiwi Travel
Phone
+64 9 390 7380
Email
bookings@cheekykiwitravel.com
Website
cheekykiwitravel.com
Shuttle from Mount Cook Village to Lake Tekapo
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Schedules at
cheekykiwitravel.com
Book at
cheekykiwitravel.com
Adult
$199
Child
$160
Shuttle from Mount Cook Village to Queenstown
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Schedules at
cheekykiwitravel.com
Book at
cheekykiwitravel.com
Adult
$175
Child
$140
Other operators
Taxi from Mount Cook Village to Twizel
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$260 - $310

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