Frequently asked questions

Can you book accommodation for us.

Sorry no but we can assist you with links to accommodation providers, maps and itinerary planner to assist you with your booking.

Can we eat in the van to save time

We operate a private service so stopping for meals etc is no problem with us. Sorry no eating in the vehicles.

Its hard to find accommodation for our trip to the South Island

Yes we are only a small country with millions of tourists every year. Tour accommodation booking agrents can assist, booking.co.nz and other sites can assist.

Your times and distances seem long compared to the map

Yes our New Zealand roads are very windy and norrow so travelling distances can vary. On our quotations we provide the distance and travel times with plenty of stops.

Can we travel from Christchurch to Aoraki Mount Cook in one day

The distance takes you for hundreds of KM through narrow roads, (sorry not motorways) Travel time with stops 5.5 hours one way with a 2 hours stop for photos and 5 hours return to Christchurch city.

Can you pick us up from Christchurch airport

Yes anytime of the night and day in our sedans or vans. This is a private meet and greet personal service.

Lake Tekapo Star Gazing: Can we do this? YES.

Yes we can assit you with star gazing bookings and transport.

Pricing, are your prices per person or per vehicle?

Our bookings are per vehicle as we find this cheaper for our passengers. Activities are not included unless stipulated.

Why is private transport so expensive in New Zealand compared to China

Unfortunitly we are a small country with a small population unlike most countries. We do not have big highways between town but narrow winding roads that take longer to travel on. This means we do not have taxis, urba private drivers sitting around. The busiest tourism time of the year is November to March so apart from that there is very little business. Fuel, vehicles, insurance, labor are all expensive in New Zealand. I hope this helps. Mike