Christchurch is the main airport servicing the Christchurch and Canterbury region with
both domestic and international air services available.
Intercity Coachline Services and Newmans Coachlines offer a range of scheduled services
throughout the South Island. Other local companies operate services to and from this region.
Two rail services for the South Island depart/arrive to/from Christchurch. They are:
The TranzCoastal a daily service between Picton and Christchurch. Journey time: 5
hours 20 mins
The TranzAlpine a daily service between Christchurch and Greymouth. Journey time:
4 hours 30 mins