Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in ?

Book now

There are 6 ways to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lake Matheson by plane, 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

Fly to Hokitika, bus

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Hokitika (HKK)
  2. Take the bus from Hokitika i-SITE to Fox Glacier

Fly to Christchurch, shuttle, bus

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Christchurch (CHC)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Christchurch International Airport to Kumara Junction
  3. Take the bus from Kumara Junction to Fox Glacier

Fly to Queenstown, bus, shuttle

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Queenstown (ZQN)
  2. Take the bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Twizel
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Twizel to Mt Cook / Mount Cook

Fly to Wanaka, bus

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Wanaka (WKA)
  2. Take the bus from Wanaka to Fox Glacier

Fly to Dunedin, bus, shuttle

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dunedin (DUD)
  2. Take the bus from Dunedin Airport to Cromwell
  3. Take the bus from Cromwell to Twizel
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Twizel to Mt Cook / Mount Cook

Fly to Nelson, bus, shuttle

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nelson (NSN)
  2. Take the bus from Nelson to Westport Caltex
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Westport to Greymouth
  4. Take the bus from Greymouth to Fox Glacier
Germany → New Zealand
Restricted

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into New Zealand from Germany

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Show more details
Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of New Zealand, as well as residents from Cook Islands, Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Caledonia, Palau, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna, Samoa, Niue and Australia

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside New Zealand with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Pakistan and Papua New Guinea are also restricted

Show less

Conditions of entry into New Zealand from Germany

  • 14 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
  • Managed isolation facility confirmation prior to booking flight
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 3 and 12
  • Health declaration required
  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
Show more details
  • 14 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Managed isolation facility confirmation prior to booking flight
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Cook Islands and Niue unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, Niue, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu and Wallis and Futuna
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 3 and 12
  • Health declaration required
  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Show less

Rules to follow in New Zealand

2m

Recommended

Recommended

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into New Zealand from Germany is currently restricted.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lake Matheson is 0800 358 5453.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lake Matheson is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Lake Matheson is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0800 358 5453.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from New Zealand.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 13 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Health.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lake Matheson is to fly and bus which costs €750 - €1800 and takes 32h 41m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lake Matheson is to fly and shuttle and bus which costs €800 - €1900 and takes 32h 30m.

More details

The distance between Munich Airport (MUC) and Lake Matheson is 18247 km.

It takes approximately 32h 41m to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lake Matheson, including transfers.

More details

There is no direct flight from Munich Airport to Hokitika Airport. The quickest flight takes 31h 10m and has two stopovers.

Search flights

Lake Matheson is 10h ahead of Munich Airport (MUC). It is currently 9:17 AM in Munich Airport (MUC) and 7:17 PM in Lake Matheson.

Cathay Pacific, Singapore Airlines, Lufthansa and Air New Zealand offer flights from Munich Airport to Hokitika Airport.

Search flights

There are 38+ hotels available in Lake Matheson. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lake Matheson.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 18246.8 km
  • Duration: 32h 41m

What companies run services between Munich Airport (MUC), Germany and Lake Matheson, New Zealand?

There is no direct connection from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lake Matheson. However, you can fly to Hokitika, take the walk to Hokitika i-SITE, take the bus to Fox Glacier, then take the taxi to Lake Matheson. Alternatively, you can fly to Christchurch, take the walk to Christchurch International Airport, take the shuttle to Kumara Junction, take the walk to Kumara Junction, take the bus to Fox Glacier, then take the taxi to Lake Matheson.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Munich to Hokitika via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
33h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,200
Flights from Munich to Hokitika via Hong Kong, Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
31h 40m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,500
Flights from Munich to Hokitika via Singapore Changi, Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
33h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,300
Flights from Munich to Hokitika via Hong Kong, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
30h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,400
Flights from Munich to Christchurch via San Francisco, Auckland
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $5,500
Flights from Munich to Christchurch via Hong Kong, Auckland
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,500
Flights from Munich to Christchurch via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,100
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
30h 22m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,900
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Hong Kong, Auckland
Ave. Duration
30h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $5,500
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Shanghai Pudong, Auckland
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $6,000
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Christchurch, Wellington
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Munich to Dunedin via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
26h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Munich to Dunedin via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
35h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,200
Flights from Munich to Dunedin via Hong Kong, Auckland
Ave. Duration
33h 5m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $5,500
Flights from Munich to Dunedin via Hong Kong, Auckland, Wellington
Ave. Duration
30h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $5,500
Flights from Munich to Dunedin via Hong Kong, Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
31h 25m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $5,500
Flights from Munich to Nelson via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,200
Flights from Munich to Nelson via Hong Kong, Auckland
Ave. Duration
28h 40m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,800
Flights from Munich to Nelson via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
31h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,500
Flights from Munich to Nelson via Singapore Changi, Christchurch, Wellington
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,200
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Munich to Hokitika via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from Munich to Hokitika via Hong Kong, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
30h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,400
Flights from Munich to Christchurch via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from Munich to Christchurch via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
25h 39m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
34h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
37h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,200
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
37h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,200
Flights from Munich to Dunedin via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
28h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,700
Flights from Munich to Dunedin via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
30h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Munich to Nelson via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
26h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,200
Flights from Munich to Nelson via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
31h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,200
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Munich to Christchurch via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,100
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,700
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Shanghai Pudong, Auckland
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $6,000
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Christchurch, Wellington
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
37h 30m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
37h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from Munich to Dunedin via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
26h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Sounds Air
Website
soundsair.com
Flights from Munich to Wanaka via Hong Kong, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Flights from Munich to Wanaka via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
31h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from Munich to Wanaka via Dubai, Melbourne, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
32h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,400
Flights from Munich to Wanaka via Hong Kong, Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
31h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,600
Flights from Munich to Wanaka via Dubai, Sydney, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
39h 25m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,500
Flights from Munich to Wanaka via Hong Kong, Melbourne, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,100
Flights from Munich to Wanaka via Singapore Changi, Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
31h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,100
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Munich to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,400
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Hong Kong, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,500
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,500
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Shanghai Pudong, Auckland
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $6,000
Flights from Munich to Queenstown via Singapore Changi, Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Munich to Christchurch via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
26h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,400
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Munich to Christchurch via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,400
Bus operators
GreatSights
Website
greatsights.co.nz
Bus from Hokitika i-SITE to Fox Glacier
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
GreatSights
Standard
$20 - $29
Flexi
$45 - $70
Bus from Kumara Junction to Fox Glacier
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
GreatSights
Standard
$23 - $35
Flexi
$55 - $80
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
Bus from Greymouth to Fox Glacier
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
GreatSights
Standard
$25 - $40
Flexi
$60 - $85
East West Coaches
Phone
0800 142 622
Website
eastwestcoaches.co.nz
Shuttle from Christchurch International Airport to Kumara Junction
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
eastwestcoaches.co.nz
Shuttle from Westport to Greymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eastwestcoaches.co.nz
InterCity
Phone
+64 9 583 5780
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Twizel
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
InterCity
Book at
InterCity
Bus from Dunedin Airport to Cromwell
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
InterCity
Book at
InterCity
Bus from Cromwell to Twizel
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
InterCity
Book at
InterCity
Bus from Nelson to Westport Caltex
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
InterCity
Book at
InterCity
The Cook Connection
Phone
+64 21 583 211
Email
travel@cookconnect.co.nz
Website
cookconnect.co.nz
Shuttle from Twizel to Mt Cook / Mount Cook
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
cookconnect.co.nz
Book at
cookconnect.co.nz
The Heaphy Bus Company
Phone
0800 128 735
Website
theheaphybus.co.nz
Bus from Nelson to Westport
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
theheaphybus.co.nz

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Best ways to travel around Australia, How to get from Stansted Airport into central London and 5 delightfully under-the-radar French towns you need to visit - to help you get the most out of your next trip.