Scheduled bus services to take you through the Hurunui are available from the Christchurch Visitor Centre located in Cathedral Square, Christchurch.
Shuttle and private bus operators travelling between Picton, Christchurch and Nelson are sometimes available for pre-arranged pick-ups or drop-offs at designated areas, however it pays to ensure this is available before confirming your transportation.
Companies such as Hanmer Connection have scheduled daily shuttle services between Christchurch, Hanmer Springs and Kaikoura with drop-offs or pick-ups at Woodend, Amberley, Waipara, Waikari, Hurunui Hotel, Culverden, Waiau River Bridge and Hanmer Information Centre.
A popular form of transportation for getting around the Hurunui is vehicle hire. Christchurch has an extensive selection of car rental companies that are happy to quote on short term vehicle rentals, however it is advisable to pre-book your car rental during the busy summer season.
For something a little different, consider hiring a motorcycle for a stylish yet unique way to travel. Self-guided or follow your tour guide as you glide along the open roads of the Hurunui region.
The Christchurch Visitor Information Centre are more than happy to assist with all your transportation requirements into (and around) the Hurunui region. From group transport and private tour operators to luxury chauffeur driven vehicles for hire, the helpful and experienced staff at the information centre can assist with all your transport needs.