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There are 3 ways to get from University of Otago to Stewart Island by bus, ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, ferry

  1. Take the bus from Dunedin to Otatara
  2. Take the ferry from Bluff to Stewart Island

2 alternative options

Bus to Queenstown Airport, fly to Ryan's Creek Aerodrome, Stewart Island

  1. Take the bus from Otago University to Frankton Bus Interchange
  2. Take the plane from Queenstown Airport to Ryan's Creek Aerodrome, Stewart Island

Fly Dunedin to Invercargill, ferry

  1. Fly from Dunedin (DUD) to Invercargill (IVC)
  2. Take the ferry from Bluff to Stewart Island

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from University of Otago to Stewart Island is to bus and ferry which costs $150 - $190 and takes 7h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from University of Otago to Stewart Island is to bus and fly which costs $540 - $570 and takes 6h 50m.

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The distance between University of Otago and Stewart Island is 241 km.

It takes approximately 7h 55m to get from University of Otago to Stewart Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dunedin Airport to Invercargill Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 5m and has one stopover.

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Air New Zealand offers flights from Dunedin Airport to Invercargill Airport.

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Map of how to get from University of Otago to Stewart Island.
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  • Distance: 241 km
  • Duration: 7h 55m

What companies run services between University of Otago, New Zealand and Stewart Island, Southland, New Zealand?

There is no direct connection from University of Otago to Stewart Island. However, you can take the walk to Dunedin, take the bus to Otatara, take the drive to Bluff, take the ferry to Stewart Island, then take the travel to Stewart Island. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from University of Otago to Stewart Island via Otago University, Frankton Bus Hub, golf course, Airport, Queenstown Airport, and Ryan's Creek Aerodrome, Stewart Island in around 6h 50m.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Dunedin to Invercargill via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Dunedin to Invercargill via Wellington
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Dunedin to Invercargill via Wellington, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Dunedin to Invercargill via Christchurch, Wellington
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Dunedin to Invercargill via Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Flights from Dunedin to Invercargill via Auckland, Wellington
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Bus operators
Catch-A-Bus South
Phone
027 4497 994
Website
catchabussouth.com
Bus from Dunedin to Otatara
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
catchabussouth.com
Ferry operators
Stewart Island Experience
Other operators
Glenorchy Air
Website
glenorchyair.co.nz
Plane from Queenstown Airport to Ryan's Creek Aerodrome, Stewart Island
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$499
Schedules at
glenorchyair.co.nz

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