Airports in Christchurch
The airport is situated eight miles (13km) from Christchurch.
Getting to the city
The airport is connected to Christchurch city centre by two public bus routes (the Purple Line and Bus 29) departing from the regional transport hub at the northern end of the International Arrivals Hall. One-way bus tickets cost NZD 8.50 and can be bought directly from the driver. Door-to-door shuttles are available with advance booking. Taxis and rental cars are also available.
Local time is GMT +12 (GMT +13 from the last Sunday in September to the first Sunday in April).
Tel: +64 3 358 5029.
Christchurch International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.