Transportation

Bus in Omarama

InterCity

Two coaches a day head to/from Christchurch (from $30, 4¾ hours), Twizel (from $10, 25 minutes), Cromwell (from $23, 1½ hours) and Queenstown (from $32, 2½ hours), and one heads to/from Mt Cook Village ($78, 1¼ hour…
Bus in Oamaru

InterCity

Two daily coaches to/from Christchurch (from $22, four hours), Timaru (from $15, one hour), the Moeraki turnoff (from $11, 28 minutes) and Dunedin (from $15, 1½ hours), and one to Te Anau (from $30, 6½ hours).
Bus in Omarama

Atomic Shuttles

Services stop in Omarama for a break before continuing on to Christchurch ($40, five hours), Lake Tekapo ($20, 1¾ hours), Twizel ($20, 20 minutes), Cromwell ($25, 1½ hours) and Queenstown ($35, 2½ hours).
Bus in Oamaru

Naked Bus

Daily buses head to/from Christchurch (four hours), Timaru (1¼ hours), Moeraki (35 minutes) and Dunedin (1¾ hours). Fares fluctuate widely; check the website for deals.
Bus in Oamaru

Coast Line Tours

Shuttles to/from Dunedin (adult/child $30/12); pick up at your accommodation. Detours to Moeraki and Dunedin Airport can be arranged.
Bus in Omarama

Naked Bus

Daily services to/from Christchurch (4¾ hours), Lake Tekapo (1¼ hours), Cromwell (2½ hours) and Queenstown (3¼ hours). Prices vary.
Bus in Oamaru

Lagonda Tearooms

Bus tickets can be purchased at the booking office at the Lagonda Tearooms. Buses and shuttles also depart from this location.
Bus in Oamaru

Atomic Shuttles

Buses to/from Christchurch ($35, four hours), Timaru ($20, 1¼ hours) and Dunedin ($20, 1½ hours), twice daily.