Getting Here

The Remarkables Ski Bus

Getting to The Remarkables is easy

We're a scenic 24km from Central Queenstown. You can either drive yourself or catch a ride on The Remarkable's Ski Bus. The Ski Bus departs regularly from outside the Snow Centre on Duke St in Central Queenstown for an easy ride up and down the mountain in winter. We have a fleet of modern 4WD buses to carry you and your equipment in comfort.

We also offer a Ski Bus service to Coronet Peak ski area in Queenstown. 

View the Alpine Code of Practice from the NZ Bus & Coach Association.


Queenstown Ski Bus

Be transported to a winter wonderland while you sit back and enjoy the 40 minute journey to The Remarkables. The Ski Bus service runs from central Queenstown outside the Snow Centre on Duke St. The bus will stop at most main bus stops on the way to the ski area if there is capacity. If you purchase online, please make sure you pick up your Mypass Card before you jump on the bus to the mountains.

Queenstown - Remarkables Return


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Adult $25 / Child (8-17) $20


Child (6-17)


8am - 11:30am
Every 30 mins


1:30pm - 4:30pm
(Buses depart as they fill)

Self Drive

Travel Times

It's a scenic drive on the alpine road to The Remarkables Ski Area, please drive to the conditions and maintain two-way access. Chains must be carried at all times. You can stay updated with current road conditions by visiting our weather report page on our website.

From Queenstown

45 min / 24km

From Arrowtown

45 min / 31km

From Queenstown Airport

30 min / 17km

From Wanaka

1 hour 25 min / 75km