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Bus Timetables

High Season Timetable - 16 September to 15 May

Takaka to Nelson

Daily
Nov - March
Daily

  • Takaka
  • Canaan Rd Turnoff
  • Motueka
  • Richmond
  • Nelson Airport
  • Nelson iSite
  • Nelson Intercity
  • 6.15am
  • 6.55am
  • 7.30am^
  • 8.00am
  • 8.15am
  • 8.30am
  • 8.45am***
  • 1.15pm*
  • 1.55pm
  • 2.30pm^
  • 3.00pm
  • 3.15pm
  • 3.30pm
  • 3.45pm***
Nelson to Takaka
Daily
Nov - March
Daily

  1. Nelson Airport
  2. Nelson iSite
  3. Nelson Intercity
  4. Richmond
  5. Motueka
  6. Canaan Rd Turnoff
  7. Takaka
  • 8.15am
  • 8.40am
  • 8.45am***
  • 9.00am
  • 9.30am
  • 10.05am
  • 10.45am*
  • 3.15pm
  • 3.40pm
  • 3.45pm***
  • 4.00pm
  • 4.30pm
  • 5.05pm
  • 5.45pm*
Takaka to Totaranui

Daily
16 Oct - 23 Apr
Mon, Wed & Fri
Dec - March
  • Takaka
  • Pohara
  • Tata Beach
  • Wainui Falls
  • Wainui Track
  • Totaranui
  • 9.30am*
  • 9.45am
  • 9.50am
  • 9.55am
  • 10.00am
  • 10.30am**
  • 2.45pm*
  • 3.00pm
  • 3.05pm
  • 3.10pm
  • 3.15pm
  • 3.45pm**
Totaranui to Takaka
‍‍
Daily
16 Oct - 23 Apr
Mon, Wed & Fri
Dec - March
  1. Totaranui
  2. Wainui Track
  3. Wainui Falls
  4. Tata Beach
  5. Pohara
  6. Takaka
  • 11.00am**
  • 11.30am
  • 11.35am
  • 11.40am
  • 11.45am
  • 12.00pm*
  • 4.15pm**
  • 4.45pm
  • 4.50pm
  • 4.55pm
  • 5.00pm
  • 5.15pm*
Takaka to Wharariki

Mon, Wed & Fri
Dec - March
  • Takaka
  • Collingwood
  • Pakawau
  • Farewell Spit
  • Wharariki
  • 11.00am*
  • 11.20am
  • 11.30am
  • 12.15pm
  • 12.30pm
Wharariki to Takaka
Mon, Wed & Fri
Dec - March
  1. Wharariki
  2. Farewell Spit
  3. Pakawau
  4. Collingwood
  5. Takaka
  • 1.45pm
  • 1.55pm
  • 2.10pm
  • 2.20pm
  • 2.40pm*
Takaka to Collingwood / Heaphy

Daily
Nov - 23 Apr
Daily
Nov - 23 Apr
  • Takaka
  • Pohara
  • Takaka Aerodrome
  • Onekaka
  • Milnthorpe
  • Collingwood
  • Heaphy
  • 11.00am*
  •   N A
  • 11.10am
  • 11.15am
  • 11.20am
  • 11.25am
  • 12.05pm
  • 6.00pm
  • 6.10pm
  • 6.15pm
  • 6.20pm
  • 6.25pm
  • 6.30pm
  •  N A
Collingwood / Heaphy to Takaka

Daily
Nov - 23 Apr
Daily
Nov - 23 Apr
  1. Heaphy / Brown Hut
  2. Collingwood
  3. Milnthorpe
  4. Onekaka
  5. Takaka Aerodrome
  6. Pohara
  7. Takaka
  • 12.05pm
  • 12.45pm
  • 12.50pm
  • 12.55pm
  • 1.00pm
  •   N A
  • 1.10pm*
  •  N A
  • 6.30pm
  • 6.35pm
  • 6.40pm
  • 6.45pm
  • 6.50pm
  • 7.00pm
Westport to Kohaihai

Daily
Nov - 23 Apr
  • Westport
  • Seddonville
  • Little Wanganui
  • Karamea
  • Kohaihai
  • 11.05am***
  • 11.40am
  • 12.10pm
  • 12.20pm
  • 12.35pm
Kohaihai to Westport

Daily
Nov - 23 Apr
  1. Kohaihai
  2. Karamea
  3. Little Wanganui
  4. Seddonville
  5. Westport
  • 12.45pm
  • 1.00pm
  • 1.10pm
  • 1.40pm
  • 2.20pm***
Takaka to Pupu Springs

Daily
Nov - March
  • Takaka
  • Pupu Springs
  • 12.00pm*
  • 12.10pm
Pupu Springs to Takaka

Daily
Nov - March
  1. Pupu Springs
  2. Takaka
  • 12.50pm
  • 1.00pm*
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL / SERVICES ONLY OPERATE ON DEMAND
NO SERVICE OPERATES ON CHRISTMAS DAY

*    Connects with other GB Coachlines services
**  Connects with Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle
*** Connects with Intercity services
^    Connects with Scenic Abel Tasman services
^^  This part of service operated by Scenic Abel Tasman

Bus Stops Details

  • Canaan Rd Turnoff
  • Collingwood
  • Farewell Spit
  • Heaphy / Brown Hut
  • Heaphy / Kohaihai
  • Kaiteriteri
  • Karamea
  • Little Wanganui
  • Marahau
  • Milnthorpe
  • Motueka
  • Nelson Airport
  • Nelson Intercity
  • Nelson iSite
  • Onekaka
  • Pakawau
  • Pohara
  • Pupu Springs
  • Richmond
  • Seddonville
  • Takaka
  • Takaka Airport
  • Tata Beach
  • Totaranui
  • Wainui Falls
  • Wainui Track
  • Westport
  • Wharariki
  • Canaan Road Turnoff
  • Collingwood Post Shop
  • Farewell Spit Café
  • Brown Hut Carpark
  • Kohaihai Carpark
  • Kaiteriteri Beach
  • Karamea iSite
  • Little Wanganui Hotel
  • Marahau Track Carpark
  • Milnthorpe Park
  • Motueka iSite
  • Nelson Airport
  • Nelson Intercity
  • Nelson iSite
  • Onekaka Bus Stop
  • Pakawau Store
  • Pohara General Store
  • Pupu Springs Carpark
  • Richmond Holiday Park
  • Seddonville Hotel
  • Takaka Visitor Centre
  • Takaka Airport
  • Tata Beach
  • Totaranui DOC Office
  • Wainui Falls Carpark
  • Abel Tasman Track
  • Westport iSite
  • Wharariki Beach Carpark
  • Cnr Takaka Hill Main Road & Canaan Road
  • 16 Tasman Street, Collingwood
  • Freemans Access, Puponga
  • Brown Hut Carpark
  • Kohaihai Track Carpark
  • Kaiteriteri Bus Stop
  • 106 Bridge Street, Karamea
  • Karamea Highway, Little Wanganui
  • Marahau Track Carpark
  • 1891-1901 Takaka Collingwood Highway, Para Para
  • 20 Wallace Street, Motueka
  • Trent Drive, Nelson
  • 27 Bridge Street, Nelson
  • Millars Acre, 77 Trafalagar Street, Nelson
  • cnr Takaka Collingwood Highway & Ironworks Road
  • 1112 Collingwood Puponga Main Road, Puponga
  • 811 Abel Tasman Drive, Takaka
  • Pupu Springs Road
  • 29 Gladstone Road, Richmond
  • 1 Queen Street, Seddonville
  • 16 Willow Street, Takaka
  • Puramahoi, Takaka
  • cnr Abel Tasman Drive & Tata Beach turnoff
  • Totaranui Camp Ground
  • 29 Wainui Falls Road, Wainui
  • McShanes Road, Wainui, Takaka
  • 123 Palmerston Street, Westport
  • Wharariki Beach Carpark