There are 2 ways to get from Punakaiki to Abel Tasman national park by bus

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Recommended option

Bus, travel  •  5 h 9 min

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

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Punakaiki to Richmond Nelson - Greymouth
  2. Take the bus from Richmond to Marahau

$30 - $59

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The cheapest way to get from Punakaiki to Abel Tasman national park is to bus which costs $45 - $90 and takes 6 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Punakaiki to Abel Tasman national park is to bus which costs $45 - $90 and takes 6 h 18 min.

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The distance between Punakaiki and Abel Tasman national park is 188 km.

The best way to get from Punakaiki to Abel Tasman national park without a car is to bus and travel which takes 5 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Punakaiki to Abel Tasman national park, including transfers.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Abel Tasman national park. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Punakaiki to Abel Tasman national park.
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  • Distance: 117.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from Punakaiki to Abel Tasman national park via Richmond and Marahau in around 6 h 18 min.

Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Punakaiki to Murchison
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $29
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Murchison to Kohatu
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Punakaiki to Richmond
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
The Heaphy Bus Company
Website
theheaphybus.co.nz
Bus from Richmond to Marahau
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
theheaphybus.co.nz

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