There are 4 ways to get from Wanaka to Queenstown by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Wanaka to Queenstown Queenstown - Wanaka / ...

$11 - $60

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wanaka to Queenstown 43.8 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Wanaka to Queenstown 43.8 miles

$9 - $14

Uber  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Wanaka to Queenstown 43.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wanaka to Queenstown is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wanaka to Queenstown is to taxi which takes 1 h 8 min and costs $190 - $240.

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The distance between Wanaka and Queenstown is 53 km. The road distance is 70 km.

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The bus from Wanaka to Queenstown takes 1 h 50 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wanaka and arriving at Queenstown. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Wanaka to Queenstown 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Alpine Connexions
Phone
+64 3 443 9120
Email
wanaka.depot@ritchies.co.nz
Website
alpineconnexions.co.nz
Bus from Wanaka to Queenstown
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
alpineconnexions.co.nz
Connectabus
Website
connectabus.com
Bus from Wanaka to Queenstown, Shotover Street
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Schedules at
connectabus.com
Other operators
Uber Queenstown
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Wanaka to Queenstown
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
On demand
Signup at
uber.com
Taxi from Wanaka to Queenstown
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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