Rates from $27

Ticket Fares

We run shuttles 6days(Mon to Sat) from Timaru to Christchurch. We can pick you up from your door and drop you off at a specific destination, to and from the Christchurch airport or depot to depot, see below for prices.

Timaru Depot to Christchurch Depot (Timaru i-site to Museum) not a pick up at your door $ 27.00 THIS IS FROM THE DEPOT (Timaru Info Centre) TO THE DEPOT (Museum) ONLY.
Christchurch Depot to Timaru Depot (Museum to Timaru i-site) $ 27.00
Timaru Depot to Christchurch Airport $ 42.00
Door to Door(pick up at your door and drop you off at your destination) $ 50.00 Adult Fare
$ 47.00 Senior & Student Fare
Geraldine Depot to Christchurch Depot $ 47.00 See below for Depot locations
Christchurch Depot to Geraldine Depot $ 47.00
Geraldine Depot to Christchurch Airport $ 52.00
Door to Door $ 57.00 Adult Fare
$ 55.00 Senior & Student Fare
Ashburton Depot to Christchurch Depot (Ash i-site to Museum) $ 25.00
Christchurch Depot to Ashburton Depot (Museum to Ash i-site) $ 25.00
Ashburton Depot to Christchurch Airport $ 32.00
Door to Door (pick up at your door and drop you off at your destination) $ 37.00 Adult Fare
$ 35.00 Senior & Student Fare
Additional Luggage $ 5.00 per item
Bikes, Boards, Skies, and Golf Clubs $ 10.00 per item

Other rates apply for a variation of the above.

Please phone to enquire:
03 615 5119 or 021 344 780 or mikeandlynn@xtra.co.nz

All our vehicles are equipped with appropriate luggage carriers (including bike racks) to suit most travelers. How ever we have limited room available so please advise on reservation. We allow for two items of luggage per person. Additional luggage rate is $5.00 per item. Bikes, Boards, Skies, and Golf Clubs are $10.00 per item. Please also advise if you have a walker frame.

Depot locations

> Timaru Depot 2 George St, Timaru I-Site
> Geraldine Depot Talbot St, Cinema
> Ashburton Depot East St, Ashburton I-Site
> Christchurch Depot Rolleston Ave, In front of the Canterbury Museum

Payment methods

> Cash
> Direct Credit (Internet banking, phone banking)
> Visa, and Mastercard
> Personal Cheques

All prices include GST and are in New Zealand dollars.

  • Timaru Budget Shuttles and Bus services offer transport to Christchurch city and airport. We travel from Timaru to Temuka, Geraldine, Ashburton and Christchurch return. We can pick you up any where along the State Highway 1 at Winchester, Orari, Rangitata, Hinds, Chertsey, Rakaia, Dunsandel, Burnham and Rolleston. Or pick you up from your Timaru home and take you straight to the Christchurch airport door.