Bus Timetables and Fares – Winter 2017

Scheduled Bus Timetables and Fares between Te Anau, Queenstown and Invercargill with Tracknet, Southern New Zealand Track and Transport Specialists. Tracknet’s winter timetable of coach departures. On demand “charter” transport options available to the Milford Track, Kepler Track and Routeburn Track out of season subject to minimum numbers and Track conditions.

Bookings

To book your spaces click here to visit our online booking page or contact Tracknet Transport to reserve your spaces.

Winter Bus Timetables

5th of May 2017 – 23rd October 2017

Town Connections:

WINTER services operate weekdays only (Monday – Friday)*

Queenstown & Airport To: Fare Child
Invercargill 9.00am $49.00 $35.00
Te Anau* 1.00pm $49.00 $35.00

*Weekend services to/from Te Anau are available during May and October

WINTER services operate weekdays only (Monday – Friday)*

Te Anau To: Fare Child Travel Time
Queenstown 9.00am $49.00 $35.00 2hrs & 45 mins
Invercargill 9.00am $49.00 $35.00 2hrs & 45 mins
Milford Sound* 8.00am $52.00 $38.00 2hrs & 30 mins
Milford Sound Day Tour + Cruise* 8.00am $129.00 $89.00 Full Day
Divide (Routeburn Track)* 8.00am $39.00 $28.00 1hr 15
Kepler Carpark* 8.15am $8.00 $8.00
Kepler Rainbow Reach* 8.15am $14.00 $14.00

*Weekend services to/from Queenstown are available during May and October

WINTER services operate weekdays only (Monday – Friday)

Invercargill To: Fare Child
Queenstown 1.00pm $49.00 $35.00
Te Anau 1.00pm $49.00 $35.00

Milford Sound to: Fare Child Travel Time
Divide (Routeburn Track)* 1.00pm $37.00 $27.00 1hr 15
Te Anau 1.00pm $52.00 $38.00 2hrs & 30 mins

Divide to: Fare Child Travel Time
Milford Sound 9.30am $37.00 $27.00 1hr 15
Te Anau 2.00pm $39.00 $28.00 1hr

Kepler Track to: Fare Child Travel Time
Rainbow Reach to Te Anau 4.15pm $14.00 $14.00
Kepler Carpark to Te Anau 4.20pm $8.00 $8.00

 

BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL TO CONFIRM YOUR SEAT.

Winter Track Transport

5th May to 18 May 2017 and 1st October to 20th October 2017 (Subject to Weather and Track Conditions).


Kepler Track Winter Transport Options

During the winter months, there is  no scheduled transport. We are able to provide transport Charters for experienced walkers / day walkers. Bookings are essential and are subject to driver and bus availability.

  • Te Anau to Control Gates or Rainbow Reach = 8.00am – Monday to Friday
  • Control Gates or Rainbow Reach to Te Anau = 4.15pm – Monday to Friday

Please contact us to enquire.

SAFETY is your responsibility – you must check current track conditions and weather forecasts with the Department of Conservation BEFORE going onto the Track. The Alpine sections of ALL tracks are subject to extreme weather conditions, avalanche, rock fall and flooding at any time of the year.

Tracknet recommend carrying a Mountain Radio or Personal Locator Beacon in case of emergency.


Milford Track Winter Transport Options

Subject to minimum numbers, please enquire.

  • Te Anau to Glade Wharf (Milford Track) = 8.30am
  • Departing Sandfly Point at 2.00pm to Milford Sound & Te Anau

Please contact us to enquire.

SAFETY is your responsibility – you must check current track conditions and weather forecasts with the Department of Conservation BEFORE going onto the Track. The Alpine sections of ALL tracks are subject to extreme weather conditions, avalanche, rock fall and flooding at any time of the year.

Routeburn Track Winter Transport

During the winter months, there is  no scheduled transport. We are able to provide transport Charters for experienced walkers / day walkers. Bookings are essential and are subject to driver and bus availability.

Please contact us to enquire.

SAFETY is your responsibility – you must check current track conditions and weather forecasts with the Department of Conservation BEFORE going onto the Track. The Alpine sections of ALL tracks are subject to extreme weather conditions, avalanche, rock fall and flooding at any time of the year.

Tracknet recommend carrying a Mountain Radio or Personal Locator Beacon in case of emergency.

Te Anau To:

Fare Child Travel Time
Divide (Routeburn Track)* 8.00am $39.00 $28.00 1hr 15

 

Milford Sound to:

Fare Child Travel Time
Divide (Routeburn Track)* 1.00pm $37.00 $27.00 1hr 15

 

Divide to:

Fare Child Travel Time
Milford Sound 9.30am $37.00 $27.00 1hr 15
Te Anau 2.00pm $39.00 $28.00 1hr

Luggage & Bike Transfers – price per sector

Please email us to discuss transfers for luggage or bikes – res@tracknet.net

Bikes

Conditions of Transfer – Fare paying passenger must accompany bike on the Tracknet service. Space is limited and Tracknet reserves the right to refuse to carry bikes – bikes are carried on bike racks outside the Tracknet vehicle. Only certain services carry bikes – must be booked in advance of travel – all care is taken but no responsibility for the bike will be taken by Tracknet or Staff.

UNACCOMPANIED LUGGAGE

Conditions of Transfer – Luggage is carried at owners risk, items must be clearly labeled and reception where bag is left and where item is to arrive MUST be aware item is coming – owner will pay all relevant costs associated with storage – bags with breakables are to be clearly marked – all care is taken but no responsibility for the item or contents will be taken by Tracknet or Staff.

IMPORTANT NOTE: We pride ourselves on prompt departure and delivery times however times may vary to allow for vehicle exchanges and unforeseen circumstances.

BOOKINGS.

To book your spaces click here to visit our online booking page or contact Tracknet Transport to reserve your spaces.


 Te Anau * Queenstown Invercargill
Milford Track * Kepler Track Routeburn Track