Christchurch Airport Bus

See the available bus options to transfer from Christchurch Airport to the city centre:

Super Shuttle

By the Super Shuttle transfer between Christchurch Airport and Christchurch downtown. You can additionally request your stop, since it is a door-to-door service.

Trip to Christchurch downtown takes between 15 to 20 minutes.

Location

Ride it outside the International Arrivals Hall. The shuttle rank is adjacent to the taxi rank.

Fares

Prices may vary by the shuttle company. Ask before booking your trip.

Where do I buy my ticket?

You can purchase your ticket through Super Shuttle website or at the i-SITE team booth at Christchurch Airport. Opening hours: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.


Metro Red Bus

Purple Line – Christchurch Airport to Sumner via Avonhead

By this bus line, transfer between Christchurch Airport and Sumner via Avonhead. This bus line transfers to Christchurch by the city centre.

Stops: Sheffield Cres, Christchurch Airport, Avonhead Mall, Canterbury University, Westfield Riccarton, Christchurch Hospital, Bus Interchange (Platform A), Christchurch Polytechnic (CPIT), Ferrymead and Sumner.

Total trip time is 1h 05 minutes.

Opening hours: From 5:45 am to 00:13 am (Monday to Friday), from 06:07 am to 00:13 am (Saturday) and from 6:37 am to 11:13 am (Sunday).

Bus line no. 29 – Christchurch Airport to downtown via Fendalton

Get from Christchurch Airport to downtown via Fendalton. This bus line transfers to Christchurch by the city centre.

Stops: Christchurch Airport, Fendalton Rd & Clyde Rd and Bus interchange.

Total trip time is 30 minutes.

Opening hours: From 6:22 am to 10:52 pm (Monday to Friday), from 6:52 am to 11:52 pm (Saturday), from 7:22 am to 10:52 pm (Sunday).

Bus line no. 125 – Redwood to Westlake via Christchurch Airport

Get from Redwood to Westlake via Christchurch Airport.

Stops: Redwood, Northlands Mall (Platform D), Bishopdale Mall, Christchurch Airport, Russley, the Hub Hornby, Westlake (Lancewood Dr) and Halswell Shops.

Total trip time: 1 h 01 minutes.

Opening hours: From 5:56 am to 11:13 pm (Monday to Friday), from 6:11 am to 11:13 pm (Saturday), and from 7:11 am to 11:13 pm (Sunday).

Location

Ride them at the northern end of the International Arrivals Hall.

Fares

Fixed fares are of $8.50 one way ticket and $15.00 return ticket.

Where do I buy my ticket?

You can purchase your ticket on board to the driver.