Canterbury Transportation

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Canterbury Transportation

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    Christchurch Transportation

    Rent a car is highly recommended in New Zealand, especially the South Island. Hertz and Europcar are the 2 market leaders. With Hertz, for the automatic compact group, usually they give you a Toyota Corolla which looks fancy, but in terms of driving experience and technologies, especially South Island has a lot of hilly and challenging roads,...

  • Getting There

    Christchurch Transportation

    - If you want to start or end your NZ trip in Christchurch, or both, the most comfortable way of getting here is by chosing an airline that flies directly to Christchurch, and not via Auckland, check out the luggage, check it in again, and then walk or shuttle from the International Airport to the Domestic Airport. Immigration procedures in...

  • Bus Exchange

    Christchurch Transportation

    On 25 October the two temporary bus exchanges will merge into one single central bus exchange which will make connecting bus journeys easier and quicker. The new exchange will not be on the same site as the old one that is still in the 'red zone' the area closed after the quake. NEW: The new exchange will be at 52 Lingfield street and buses will...

  • Canterbury's Main Port

    Lyttelton on the Bank Peninsula where the first Settlers arrived, nowadays the big Cruiser Ships bring Tourism to the Regionand the Port still is very importand to ship in to Antartica, supplying the NZ Antartica Station with goods and the changover of the Scientist's who work for 6month down there, is all done via Christchurchthe Station is open...

  • you are a long way

    way from miles the distance 'tree' at the Christchurch Airport shows how far! the wishing well..'well' for people how leave the country. throwing a coin into the well, to have a good trip.but first.....enjoy your stay in Canterbury, relax, go fishing, hiking just driving through the Countryside.....

  • Christchurch intern. Airport

    Christchurch's international Airport is the second biggest in New Zealand, just after Auckland.but its importants is in the Connection to the Antarctic...with several flight during the seasonsSingapore Airlines as well as Quantas have direct flight to Singapore respective Australia.but of course Air New Zealand, the national Airline, is the main...

  • by Train

    they are great ways to travel in Canterbury,the Roads are good,no real Highways, as in the sense of Europe or America though, and the Speedlimit is as everywhere in NZ, 100km on the few Highways we got, other s 80km. watch the signs closely.going around by Train and you have no such worries.Air New Zealand our national Air carrier brings from north...

  • on the Road

    many nice Bridges to be passed. slow down, some are only for passing one car at the time. a sign shows you who has the right of first passage. and keep left, left, left!!speedlimit on open roads 80km/h to 100km/h.signs will guide here too.and buckle up, this is mandatory in NZ, if found wanting you pay up to $US 50.- Bridge over the Ashley River on...

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