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Christchurch Half-Day Gardens Tour

Christchurch Half-Day Gardens Tour
Duration:
3 hours 30 minutes
From:
USD 92.83
<p>See why Christchurch is truly the Garden City. You will visit a mixture of public and private gardens. The public gardens may include Mona Vale, the Sanitarium Gardens, or the Christchurch Botanic Gardens. </p>

Akaroa Shore Excursion: Banks Peninsula, Christchurch City Tour and Sheep Farm Tour

Akaroa Shore Excursion: Banks Peninsula, Christchurch City Tour and Sheep Farm Tour
Duration:
6 hours
From:
USD 111.40
Take a guided Christchurch city tour when your ship is docked in Akaroa port, and visit a traditional sheep farm to experience life in rural New Zealand. After seeing the Christchurch city sights, your Akaroa shore excursion takes you into the countryside to feed the animals, watch a sheep-shearing demonstration and see sheep dogs at work.

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Christchurch Airport TransfersSafely Arrive or Depart Stress-Free at the Christchurch Airport -- Book a safe and convenient private Christchurch Airport transfer from USD 79 or a safe and economical shared Christchurch Airport shuttle transfer from USD 18.
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Official Christchurch Airport Taxi Rates & Fares

Christchurch Airport taxi rates given here are in the local currency (NZD or New Zealand Dollar). Use our currency converter or the cheat sheet to the left if you would like to convert to your currency.


  • Christchurch Airport taxi fares with Gold Band Taxis are:


      Flagfall   Per km   Waiting Time
    Car (up to 4 pax) NZD 2.90   NZD 2.90   NZD 1.10
    Van (5 to 7 pax) NZD 4.80   NZD 3.30   NZD 1.10
    Van (8 to 11 pax) NZD 4.80   NZD 3.50   NZD 1.10


    An airport toll of NZD 8 is charged to pickups from the airport, an electronic transfer fee on NZD 2 is charged for EFT or credit card payments.


    Fares from the CHC Christchurch International Airport with Blue Star Taxis are:


      Flagfall   Per km   Waiting Time
    Car (up to 4 pax) NZD 2.90   NZD 2.80   NZD 1
    Van (5 to 7 pax) NZD 4.90   NZD 3.40   NZD 1
    Van (8 to 11 pax) NZD 4.90   NZD 3.80   NZD 1
    Executive cars NZD 3.90   NZD 3   NZD 1


    An airport toll of NZD 6 is charged to pickups from the CHC Christchurch International Airport, an electronic transfer fee on NZD 2 is charged for EFT or credit card payments.



 
Christchurch Taxi Payment: Cash • Credit Cards • Debit Cards
  • Always confirm with your Christchurch Airport taxi driver if they take credit or bank cards and if there are any card fees.


Christchurch Taxi Tipping Recommendation: Tipping optional, Round up to next bill/large coin



Official Christchurch Airport Taxi Details

Christchurch Airport Taxi

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Christchurch Airport taxis are available both outside the CHC Christchurch International Airport International Arrivals Hall (exit customs, turn left and go out the door) and Domestic baggage claim. Christchurch Airport transportation rates vary between companies, but expect to pay about NZD 45-65 for the 20 minute journey to town. Note that some Christchurch taxi companies offer free call phones inside the CHC airport to call your favourite company for pick-up and you DO NOT need to take the first taxi in the queue outside (you may pick your favourite).


Christchurch cab companies serving the airport include:


  • Corporate Cabs
  • Blue Star Taxis
  • Kiwi Cabs
  • Airport Taxi
  • President Taxis
  • Gold Band Taxis
  • Quality Cabs
  • First Direct Taxis




Arrive or depart stress-free at the Christchurch Airport by pre-booking your private Christchurch Airport transfer.
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Last Updated: 28 Jan 2017