There are two taxi ranks near the terminal for passengers leaving the airport:
It takes around 15-20 minutes to get into the city. The standard fare is usually around USD 45-65. However, prices may vary by taxi company.
Shuttles provide a door-to-door service to all parts of Christchurch and some surrounding areas using multi-passenger vans. A shuttle can be cheaper than a taxi but you will have to share the van with other passengers and the shuttle will stop at other destinations before your own.
Purple Line - Airport to Sumner via Avonhead. A regular 30 minute bus service from the airport to Sumner via Avonhead and return.
Number 29 - Airport to City via Fendalton. A regular 30 minute bus service from the airport to the city via Fendalton and return.
Number 125 - Redwood to Westlake via Christchurch Airport.
The following car hire agencies are located in the international arrivals hall, next to baggage claim: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Ezi Car rental, Hertz, Thrifty.
You can book a car at the airport, or save money by booking online before you travel.
Public showers are located in the male and female washrooms in the international arrivals hall. Showers are free of charge.
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