• Our partners include:

  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber
  • Rentalcars.com

There are 6 ways to get from Queenstown to Methven by bus, car, plane or taxi

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 InterCity Coachlines  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Queenstown to Ashburton Queenstown - Christchurch

$78 - $126

Cheapest option

Bus GreatSights  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Queenstown to Glentanner Park Queenstown - Christchurch
  2. Take the bus from Glentanner Park to Ashburton Queenstown - Christchurch

$60 - $80

4 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Queenstown to Methven 269.4 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Christchurch, taxi  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Queenstown (ZQN) to Christchurch (CHC) ZQN - CHC
  2. Take a taxi from Darfield to Methven

$226 - $481

Fly to Hokitika, drive  •  8 h 49 min

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

$177 - $502

Fly to Timaru, drive  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Queenstown (ZQN) to Timaru (TIU) ZQN - TIU
  2. Drive from Timaru to Methven

$170 - $677

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Queenstown to Methven is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 5 h 26 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Queenstown to Methven is to fly and taxi which costs $340 - $750 and takes 4 h 38 min.

More details

The distance between Queenstown and Methven is 284 km. The road distance is 431 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Queenstown to Methven without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 10 min and costs $110 - $200.

More details

It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to get from Queenstown to Methven, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Queenstown Airport to Christchurch Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Queenstown to Methven is 431 km. It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to drive from Queenstown to Methven.

Get driving directions

Air New Zealand offers flights from Queenstown Airport to Christchurch Airport.

Search flights

There are 37+ hotels available in Methven. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Queenstown to Queenstown Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 20 min and costs $10.

More details

Map of how to get from Queenstown to Methven.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 177.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 10 min

What companies run services between Queenstown, New Zealand and Methven, New Zealand?

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Queenstown to Methven once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $50 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. GreatSights also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Queenstown to Christchurch
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Queenstown to Hokitika via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Queenstown to Hokitika via Wellington, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Queenstown to Hokitika via Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Queenstown to Timaru via Wellington
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Queenstown to Timaru via Christchurch, Wellington
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Queenstown to Timaru via Auckland, Wellington
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
GreatSights
Website
greatsights.co.nz
Bus from Queenstown to Ashburton
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Queenstown to Glentanner Park
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Glentanner Park to Ashburton
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Other operators
Taxi from Darfield to Methven
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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 4 stunningly beautiful Philippines islands you need to visit, Travelling by boat in Italy and How to get from Southend Airport into central London - to help you get the most out of your next trip.