Alpine ConneXions runs a daily service between Wanaka and Queenstown, via Queenstown airport and on some services travelling via Cromwell. See the table below for the schedule and prices.

Departure Arrive Price (NZD)
Wanaka Cromwell Q’town Airport Queenstown
7.30am 8.30am 8.45am $50*
9.30am 10.20am 11.10am 11.25am $35
12.40pm 1.40pm 1:55pm $35
3.45pm 4.45pm 5.00pm $25
Queenstown Q’town Airport Cromwell Wanaka
9.10am 9.25am 10.30am $35
12.45pm 1.00pm 2.00pm $35
3.00pm 3.15pm 4.15pm $35
5.30pm 5.50pm 6.40pm 7.25pm $50*
Wanaka Pickup/Dropoff Service Prices
Wanaka  $10
 Albert Town  $15
  • *NB 1st person $50 and 2nd $35 each. This is a pickup/dropoff service within Wanaka i.e. pickup/dropoff fee is included in the price. For all other times the extra pickup/dropoff fee is added on
  • We can stop along the routes, Cardrona, Crown Range turn off, Arrowtown (on request), Lake Hayes, Frankton, Pisa Moorings. Just ask when booking for any other location.
  • Queenstown bus stop: Station Building, 48 Camp St 
  • Wanaka bus stop: Wanaka lakefront near the Log Cabin, 100 Ardmore St
  • Please be ready at the departure point 15 mins before departure time, 30 mins if it is a door to door pickup

Services betwen Wanaka/Queenstown & Cromwell

  • Use the timetable above to see times of departure and arrival
  • Cost $25

Book Now for Wanaka-Queenstown(and Cromwell) service

Book Now for Wanaka-Queenstown Airport service

 Note – for Queenstown Airport drop offs and pickups please include the flight details in the notes section when you are booking your service 

To view the bus stop locations click on the marker and zoom in on the google maps below.

Wanaka – Queenstown


Wanaka – Qtown (via Cromwell)


For Your Assistance

We can carry sporting equipment including bikes (please advise if boxed), ski and snowboarding equipment for which there is a small charge. Please advise us when booking as there may not always be room for oversized luggage if it is not pre-booked.

Within Wanaka we offer a pick up and drop off service. There is a small charge for this on some services.

If any of these times do not suit or you require a more personal service please use our taxi (private transfer) service.