Transportation

Tour the South Island in 7 Days Seven days is definitely enough time to see some of the highlights of the South Island. However, you will want to make the most of your time by letting a local driver a
Tour the North Island in 5 Days Take the guesswork out of organising a trip to the North Island of New Zealand by joining a tour! With limited time to explore New Zealand’s North Island, you won
A Stray and Kiwi Experience Comparison “Two epic hop-on hop-off bus companies; one awesome country! Who will win the backpacker bus showdown?” Is not the direction we are taking with this
FlexiPass and TravelPass: Budget-friendly Travel Around New Zealand How are you going to make your merry way around New Zealand? As backpackers, we know that money can get pretty tight when travelling
Sit Back, Relax and Take the Bus: Why Bus Travel in New Zealand is Awesome Travelling by the “peasant wagon” doesn’t have the most glamorous reputation but we can think of a few grea
Bus Travel in New Zealand There is no lack of buses in New Zealand. It is the most used method of public transportation, especially local buses, as they are often the only public transportation! Coach
How to Use the Hop-on Hop-off Bus in New Zealand Hop-on hop-off: it’s as swift as the movement suggests. This bus concept works particularly well for backpackers and working holidaymakers who wa
Golden Rules for a Backpacker Bus Trip to Remember Never miss a spectacular glacier, an impressive mountain range, the rugged coastline, or fantastical blue waters on a New Zealand backpacker bus jour
What is the Difference Between Hop-on Hop-off and the National Coach Buses? How are you going to travel around New Zealand? InterCity, Kiwi Experience, Stray and Flying Kiwi are all considered budget
A Kiwi Experience Review It’s like a bus tour that’s not a bus tour… What?! Yep, some of the Kiwi Experience reviews can be pretty confusing. That’s why we’re giving it a
Tips on How to Budget for a Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour You start off with good intentions: “Ok, I’ve got my bus ticket. I’m going to spend as little as possible while I see as much of N
Save Money on Your New Zealand Bus Pass So you have done your research, read all our bus-related articles, and have chosen to travel New Zealand using one of the hop-on hop-off bus networks? Good on y
What it is Like to Travel with Stray, Kiwi Experience or Flying Kiwi? Hop-on hop-off: it sounds easy right? If you’ve read How Do the Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Work in New Zealand and you’re stil
Taking a Backpacker Bus in New Zealand If you have done any sort of research into travelling around New Zealand, you will probably have heard about “hop-on hop-off”. Hop-on hop-off is a ty
Why You Should Definitely Try the Sleeper Bus from Auckland to Wellington Do you ever feel that you don’t achieve enough while you’re asleep? How about being transported from Auckland all