Bus Transport from Christchurch to Timaru

Atomic Shuttles

  • Phone - 0508 108 359
  • Travels Daily – Departs 7.00 am from Antarctic Centre and 7.50 am from Christchurch and arrives Timaru 10.25am
  • Departs 2.45 pm from Christchurch and 3.10pm from Antarctic Centre and arrives Timaru 4.30 pm

Intercity

  • Phone - +64-3-4717143
  • Daily - Departs 7.45am from Armagh Street, Christchurch – arrives Timaru 10.15am
  • Daily - Departs 2.00pm from Armagh Street, Christchurch – arrives Timaru 4.30pm
  • Friday and Sunday - Departs 5.15pm from Armagh street, Christchurch – arrives Timaru 7.55pm

Budget Bus

  • Phone - +64-3-6155119
  • Monday to Saturday - Departs 2.10pm from Christchurch Airport and 1.40pm from Christchurch City Central
  • Pick Up – Door to Door, Airport or Depot to Depot

Naked Bus

  • Book online – Nakedbus.com 
  • Departs Christchurch at 8.00am and arrives Timaru 10.50am

Timaru is 165 km south-west of Christchurch. Allow 2 hours 30 minutes travel time.