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CHRISTCHURCH to Akaroa - BUS Service (One Way)

Bookme Special - Christchurch to Akaroa Bus Ticket

Christchurch to Akaroa Bus Service:

Departs daily at 9.00am from outside the Canterbury Museum, on Rolleston Ave, central Christchurch and arriving in Akaroa approximately 11.10am - 11.30am.

Akaroa French Connection Services connect with Harbour cruises, Dolphin Swimming, sea kayaking, local tours, and the Outer Bay Hostels transport - Half Moon Cottage and the Onuku Farm Hostel.


Daily departing Christchurch Museum.

Comfortable modern Coach Transport.

Informative driver commentary.

A drive through introduction of the Akaroa Village.

Photo Stops en route include:

Little River (historic Railway Station, Craft shop and Railway wagons)

The 'Hilltop Tavern' 470m above sea level (Café/Bar with Panoramic views across the Akaroa Harbour Bays & surrounding farming areas)

Barry's Bay Cheese Factory We make a visit to the Barry's Bay Traditional Cheese Factory for cheese tasting. Cheese, wine and local produce are available for purchase.

Come and experience Akaroa and Banks Peninsula with us!

We look forward to welcoming you aboard.

Check out the awesome deals on:

AKAROA - Christchurch Bus

Adult $35.00
Child $25.00


  • CHRISTCHURCH - AKAROA - Departs from Outside the Museum on Rolleston Ave, Christchurch

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.


  • Please Note: This is a one way trip. Minimum numbers may apply in the winter off season.

Available Bookings from December 01 to December 07

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  • Adult$35.00
  • Child$25.00

  • Adult$35.00
  • Child$25.00

  • Adult$27.90 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$25.00

  • Adult$27.90 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$25.00

  • Adult$35.00
  • Child$25.00

  • Adult$35.00
  • Child$25.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme


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rachaela2 from New Zealand wrote on 03 March 2021

A great experience!

We had a great trip over to Akaroa with Lee! He was incredibly informative about the history of the land & made sure to point out anything of interest. Would recommend this trip to anyone, it’s a must do if you’re visiting Christchurch!

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Barb Lambeth from New Zealand wrote on 07 October 2020


Fantastic commentary and excellent patience with passengers less familiar with the concept of being on time.

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robs3 from New Zealand wrote on 22 November 2021

Akaroa shuttle

Quick and efficient booking online. The shuttle was very comfortable, left on time and the driver was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. Highly recommended.

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marcusj1 from New Zealand wrote on 24 October 2021

A delightful trip

I am glad that they still survive the lockdown and run the service in such a rough situation. The driver was very informative and helpful. I will definitely book my trip with them again!

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Ethan Bonis from New Zealand wrote on 17 October 2021


Really easy to find the pickup point, and the driver was really helpful. Also one of the most scenic bus trips in the country. Loved it.

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