There are 4 ways to get from Queenstown Airport (ZQN) to Te Anau by bus, car, towncar 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

Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Te Anau Queenstown - Milford Sound / ...

$13 - $45

3 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Queenstown Airport (ZQN) to Te Anau 103.6 miles

$22 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take a town car from Queenstown Airport to Te Anau 103.6 miles

$290 - $400

Shuttle  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Queenstown Airport to Te Anau

$350 - $490

What companies run services between Queenstown Airport (ZQN), New Zealand and Te Anau, New Zealand?

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Queenstown Airport (ZQN) to Te Anau twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Tracknet also services this route 5 times a week.

Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Te Anau
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Tracknet
Website
tracknet.net
Bus from Queenstown Airport to Te Anau
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Queenstown Airport to Te Anau
Estimated price
$290 - $400
Shuttle from Queenstown Airport to Te Anau
Estimated price
$350 - $490

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Queenstown Airport (ZQN) to Te Anau?

The distance between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Te Anau is 91 km. The road distance is 166 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Queenstown Airport (ZQN) to Te Anau?

The cheapest way to get from Queenstown Airport (ZQN) to Te Anau is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 1 h 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Queenstown Airport (ZQN) to Te Anau?

The quickest way to get from Queenstown Airport (ZQN) to Te Anau is to drive which takes 1 h 54 min and costs $30 - $45.

Is there a direct bus between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Te Anau?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankton Bus Interchange and arriving at Te Anau. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Queenstown Airport (ZQN) to Te Anau?

The bus from Frankton Bus Interchange to Te Anau takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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