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There are 3 ways to get from Westport to Kumara by bus, car or shuttle

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  1. Take the bus from Westport Caltex to Greymouth

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  1. Drive from Westport to Kumara


  1. Take a shuttle bus from Westport to Kumara Township

Westport to Kumara by bus and shuttle

The journey time between Westport and Kumara is around 3h 45m and covers a distance of around 124 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Operated by InterCity and East West Coaches, the Westport to Kumara service departs from Westport Caltex and arrives in Kumara Township. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

3 Weekly Services
3h 45m Average Duration
$23 Cheapest Price
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Westport → Kumara

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kumara is 0800 358 5453.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kumara is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Kumara is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 26 Sep 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Westport to Kumara is to bus which costs $23 - $40 and takes 3h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Westport to Kumara is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 1h 31m.

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The distance between Westport and Kumara is 103 km. The road distance is 124.9 km.

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The best way to get from Westport to Kumara without a car is to bus which takes 3h 45m and costs $23 - $40.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Westport to Kumara, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Westport to Kumara is 125 km. It takes approximately 1h 31m to drive from Westport to Kumara.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Kumara. Prices start at $175 NZD per night.

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  • Distance: 103.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 45m

What companies run services between Westport, New Zealand and Kumara, New Zealand?

InterCity operates a bus from Westport Caltex to Greymouth 3 times a week. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 2h 25m.

Bus operators
East West Coaches
+64 27 201 8825
Shuttle from Westport to Kumara Township
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Once daily
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