Travel from Wellington to Franz-Josef

How to get from Wellington to Franz Josef?

There is no direct connection from Wellington to Franz Josef. However, you can take the ferry to Picton, take the bus to Nelson, take the bus to Greymouth, then take the bus to Franz Josef YHA. Alternatively, you can take the ferry to Picton, take the walk to Picton, take the train to Christchurch, take the train to Greymouth, then take the bus to Franz Josef YHA.

How to get from Wellington to Franz Josef

From Wellington - Central ferry to Picton, bus to Nelson, bus to Greymouth, then bus to Franz Josef YHA. 17 h 54 min $189. From Wellington - Central ferry to Picton, walk to Picton, train to Christchurch, train to Greymouth, then bus to Franz Josef YHA. 19 h 55 min. From Manners Street at Cuba Street line 91 bus to Wellington airport, fly to Hokitika airport, then bus to Franz Josef. 7 h 2 min $206. From Manners Street at Cuba Street line 91 bus to Wellington airport, fly to Timaru airport, then drive to Franz Josef. 8 h 32 min $427. From Manners Street at Cuba Street line 91 bus to Wellington airport, fly to Queenstown airport, then bus to Franz Josef. 11 h 35 min $263.
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    Wellington to Franz Josef:

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      1 Ferry, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $71 - $153
      • Duration: 17 h 54 min
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      • Duration: 19 h 55 min
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      3 Fly to Hokitika, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $41 - $290
      • Duration: 7 h 2 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $41 - $290
        • Duration: 7 h 2 min
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      4 Fly to Timaru, drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $156 - $506
      • Duration: 8 h 32 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $156 - $506
        • Duration: 8 h 32 min
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      5 Fly to Queenstown, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $106 - $386
      • Duration: 11 h 35 min
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        5 Fly to Queenstown, bus
        • One-Way approx: USD $106 - $386
        • Duration: 11 h 35 min
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