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To Chch

Daily shuttle service with comfortable seats, a rest stop half way, and a relaxed way to get across... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2018
happysheepChina
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Christchurch, New Zealand
QUICK TRIP

We caught the shuttle from Christchurch and it left right on time and arrived as stated and dropped... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2017
NellydeVries
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Motueka, New Zealand
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Feb 18, 2018
“To Chch”
Oct 25, 2017
“QUICK TRIP”
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Visit Arthur's Pass. From Greymouth pick up from accommodation 7.30 or Regent theatre 7.45. arrive Arthur's pass 9.10 (or continue on to Christchurch)and return to Greymouth 4.45. From Christchurch, Central Bus exchange 2.15 or Ch-ch airport 2.45...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Bus arrived early and the driver seemed rather pleasant. However the bus was not in great shape on the inside. There was a pretty bad smell of bodor odor which came from either the bus driver or the bus itself had not been cleaned as...More

Thank paddys2ne
Reviewed March 23, 2018

Shuttle picked me up at Noah;s Ark backpackers. Let me off at the YHA in Christchurch. Can't ask for better than that. They are much more hospitable and agreeable than Intercity Bus, their competitor. Driver even made instant coffee for his passengers and when stopped...More

Thank Albert H
coaster2, Owner at West Coast Shuttle, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

Thank you for your kind comments

Reviewed February 18, 2018

Daily shuttle service with comfortable seats, a rest stop half way, and a relaxed way to get across from Greymouth to Chch

Thank happysheepChina
coaster2, Owner at West Coast Shuttle, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Thank you for your review

Reviewed October 25, 2017

We caught the shuttle from Christchurch and it left right on time and arrived as stated and dropped us off right in from of our accommodation. Bus itself ran well with a great driver but had a lot of broken and worn things inside. Lights...More

Thank NellydeVries
coaster2, Owner at West Coast Shuttle, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

Hi, Thank you for contacting us. I am leased that your journey traveled on time and was able to deliver you to your desired destination. The driver has not reported any issue with regard to a light fitting falling out so I will follow up...More

Reviewed July 14, 2016

My car broke down just past Porters Pass ski field. The bus pulled up and offered some hot water for the radiator and then told us to park the car at the bottom of the hill and he would take us through to Greymouth, no...More

1  Thank beaumontr2016
coaster2, Owner at West Coast Shuttle, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2016

Thank you for your kind comments. It was our pleasure to assist when on a road where there is no communications and no facilities for help. We look forward to your travelling with us again sometime

Reviewed April 28, 2016

Bus needs upgrading. Seats were very worn and lacked padding. Trip was scenic and the driver very friendly.

1  Thank MozzaAdelaide
coaster2, Owner at West Coast Shuttle, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2016

Thank you for your comments. I will pass on to our drivers your comments

Reviewed April 21, 2016

Van driver was casual and friendly. He gave us heaps of info about the area. I arranged this transport only the evening before and it was still no trouble. Just remember to have cash on hand.

1  Thank Sheryll S
coaster2, Owner at West Coast Shuttle, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2016

Thank you Sheryll S for your comments. We are pleased to hear that our driver was able to make your journey with us a little mor eenjoyable

Reviewed March 19, 2016

I am not the only one in my family that uses the shuttle but we all agree that we are well taken care of by the friendly staff.

Thank Yvonne362
coaster2, Owner at West Coast Shuttle, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2016

Thank you for your kind comments

Reviewed March 14, 2016

Travelled from Christchurch to Greymouth by shuttle, then back to Christchurch on TranzAlpine express. Far preferred the Shuttle journey.

1  Thank Narnee
coaster2, Owner at West Coast Shuttle, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2016

Many thanks for your kind comments. I hope your holiday to the West Coast was enjoyable

Reviewed February 1, 2016

all and all a good transport service , my son travels it every couple of months , and I have found the service great , only a couple of times have they mucked it up ,more so traffic holdups and airport delays , and the...More

Thank chchresident
coaster2, Owner at West Coast Shuttle, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2016

Thank you for your continued support and your review. Unfortunately traffic and weather can cause delays in estimated times of arrival especially after crossing two alpine passes and 250 kilometers. We never send a new driver with out training, but Christchurch does tend to offer...More

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NightEvo
June 30, 2017|
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Response from coaster2 | Property representative |
Yes you can book via our web page and pay on boarding. While it is not our preferred method we will accommodate our customers needs. however if for some reason you cannot make the booking, please ring us and let us know.
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william c
September 26, 2016|
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Response from coaster2 | Property representative |
Hi, The full fare is $55.00 per person, however we do offer a discount for over 65 (Super Gold Card holders) BBH, YHA members and full time tertiary students. We depart Greymouth 7.45 from the Regent theatre but will pick up... More
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Jon L
March 9, 2016|
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Hi, The full fare for a seat each way is $55.00 inc GST. however we have discounts available. For super gold card holders, or others over 65 years of age with ID the fare is $49.50 pp each way We have a discounted return... More
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