There are 4 ways to get from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK) by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Queenstown to Christchurch Airport Queenstown - Christchurch
  2. Take the bus from Christchurch Airport to Kumara Junction

$66 - $109

3 alternative options

Bus via Glentanner Park  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Queenstown to Glentanner Park
  2. Take the bus from Glentanner Park to Christchurch Airport
  3. Take the bus from Christchurch Airport to Kumara Junction

$77 - $139

Drive  •  6 h

  1. Drive from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK) 309.2 miles

$65 - $100

Fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Queenstown (ZQN) to Hokitika (HKK) ZQN - HKK

$144 - $469

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The cheapest way to get from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK) is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK) is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 6 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK). However, there are services departing from Queenstown and arriving at Hokitika via Christchurch Airport and Kumara Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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The distance between Queenstown and Hokitika Airport (HKK) is 318 km. The road distance is 494.7 km.

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The best way to get from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK) without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 30 min and costs $95 - $170.

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It takes approximately 13 h 30 min to get from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK), including transfers.

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Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK) bus services, operated by InterCity Coachlines, depart from Queenstown station.

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The best way to get from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK) is to bus which takes 13 h 30 min and costs $95 - $170. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $210 - $700 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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There is no direct flight from Queenstown Airport to Hokitika Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK) bus services, operated by West Coast Shuttle, arrive at Kumara Junction station.

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Map of how to get from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK).
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  • Distance: 198.8 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 30 min

What companies run services between Queenstown, New Zealand and Hokitika Airport (HKK), New Zealand?

You can take a bus from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK) via Christchurch Airport and Kumara Junction in around 13 h 30 min. Alternatively, Air New Zealand flies from Queenstown to Hokitika Airport (HKK) 5 times a day.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Queenstown to Hokitika via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Queenstown to Hokitika via Wellington, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Queenstown to Hokitika via Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Queenstown to Christchurch Airport
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Queenstown to Glentanner Park
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Glentanner Park to Christchurch Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
West Coast Shuttle
Website
westcoastshuttle.co.nz
Bus from Christchurch Airport to Kumara Junction
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
westcoastshuttle.co.nz

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