InterCity resumes bus services to Kaikoura
International visitors will soon be able to visit Kaikoura by bus again, for the first time since last year's earthquake.
From 12 January, InterCity's daily bus services between Christchurch and Kaikoura will resume, travelling via the reopened State Highway 1.
Service 8728 will depart Christchurch at 7:00am, arriving in Kaikoura at 9:40am. Service 8727 will depart Kaikoura at 3:50pm and arrive in Christchurch at 6:25pm.
Buses will also stop at towns and communities along the route, including Cheviot and Amberley.
The timetables will allow visitors to enjoy Kaikoura’s key attractions including whale and dolphin encounters, and stay the night before returning to Christchurch.
InterCity bus services between Kaikoura and Picton remain cancelled due to road conditions.