Bus and Coach
Services From Blenheim
New Zealand's South Island with its unique 8 unique geographical regions
and diverse natural beauty, from soaring mountain peaks of the Southern
Alps, fiords, glaciers, lakes,
rivers, native alpine bush and the southern skifields by bus and coach from Blenheim.
Blenheim is the commercial and administrative
centre for the Marlborough region and is one of the sunniest towns in New
Located on the banks of the
Taylor and Opawa Rivers, Blenheim with a population of 29,700, is the of New
Zealand's wine industry as it enjoys one of New Zealand’s sunniest climates,
with hot, relatively dry summers and crisp winters.
Seymour Square and Pollard Park are two of the town's main attractions for
walks and general tourism.
In a 15km radius of Blenheim the is a large range of wineries and boutique
beer breweries. Besides the wineries and beer
breweries, there is extensive farming surrounding the Town.
Omaka Aerodrome, south of the town centre, is the Omaka Aviation Heritage
Centre, that has a large collection of restored classic aircraft, with a
large emphasis on aircraft of World War One, featuring Sir Peter Jackson’s
own collection of WW1 aircraft and artifacts.
Omaka aerodrome is also the
setting for the two-yearly Classic Fighters Marlborough airshow, that is
The first weekend in February sees the festival "Blues, Brews and BBQ's",
which comprises of Blues and Jazz music, food and a variety of Beer and
wine. It starts at 12pm and ends at 7pm, and its located at the A and P park
near Redwood Town.
Blenheim is in modern buses and coaches with
InterCity Coachlines operating a fleet
of eco-friendly air conditioned buses with reclining seats and foot
Newmans Coachlines operate premier
services using a fleet of modern eco-friendly air conditioned coaches
featuring reclining seats with foot and head rests and onboard toilet/washroom
InterCity Coachlines operates the
overnight bus service that operates between Wellington, Palmerston North, Taupo,
Rotorua, Hamilton and Auckland, connecting at
Cook Strait ferry services
from Picton in the South Island to
Wellington in the North Island.
The Starlighter service features reclining
seats with foot and head rests, individual reading lights and air conditioning
controls, onboard toilet/washroom facility and makes two
refreshment/comfort stops on route.
combined bus and ferry travel and fare options, you can make
reservation, pay one fare and travel on one ticket, from Blenheim to
Paihia (Bay of Islands) and
you want to explore and see New Zealand's unique scenic beauty from
Blenheim, there are a range of flexible 'Book As You Go'
bus, scenic coach, ferry travel and
value for money travel.
Your 'Book As You Go' flexible bus, scenic coach and ferry pass,
allows you to travel through out New Zealand on New Zealand's
largest regional and national bus, coach, scenic coach, ferry and
sightseeing network, that includes Cook Strait ferry sailings
between the North and South Islands, sightseeing tours - like
dolphin watching cruises in the Bay of Islands and lots more.
is discounted, so you will be saving money, as you travel plus it
gives you total freedom to alter your plans whenever you want.
Set your own itinerary and travel when you want, as your 'Book As
You Go' flexible bus, scenic coach and ferry pass is valid for 12 months so you can
stay a while and leave when you please.