Top 10 road trips to Kaikoura

Hokitika to Kaikoura
starting from Hokitika
3 hours → Hanmer Springs
56 minutes → Kaikoura
20 minutes → Kaikoura




4.5 hours of driving
Wanaka to Kaikoura
starting from Wanaka
1.5 hours → Lake Pukaki
48 minutes → Fairlie
1 hour → Ashburton
1 hour → North Hagley Park
2 hours → Kaikoura


6.5 hours of driving
Dunedin to Kaikoura
starting from Dunedin
54 minutes → Moeraki Boulders
1.5 hours → Timaru
54 minutes → Ashburton
1 hour → Christchurch
2.5 hours → Kaikoura


7 hours of driving
Taupo to Kaikoura
starting from Taupo
57 minutes → Tongariro Alpine Crossing
1.5 hours → Bulls
1 hour → Waikanae
48 minutes → Wellington
57 minutes → Picton
2 hours → Kaikoura
7.5 hours of driving
New Plymouth to Kaikoura
starting from New Plymouth
2 hours → Wanganui
56 minutes → Palmerston North
1 hour → Waikanae
48 minutes → Wellington
57 minutes → Picton
2 hours → Kaikoura
8 hours of driving
Queenstown to Kaikoura
starting from Queenstown
1 hour → Wanaka
1.5 hours → Omarama
60 minutes → Tekapo
1.5 hours → Ashburton
49 minutes → Bethels Rd
2.5 hours → Kaikoura
8 hours of driving
Napier to Kaikoura
starting from Napier
2.5 hours → Palmerston North
2 hours → Wellington
57 minutes → Picton
2.5 hours → Murchison
1.5 hours → Hanmer Springs
2 hours → Kaikoura
10.5 hours of driving
Rotorua to Kaikoura
starting from Rotorua
2 hours → Mount Ruapehu
1.5 hours → Palmerston North
2 hours → Wellington
2.5 hours → Murchison
1.5 hours → Hanmer Springs
2 hours → Kaikoura
11 hours of driving
Matamata to Kaikoura
starting from Matamata
56 minutes → Rotorua
1.5 hours → Tongariro Alpine Crossing
2 hours → Palmerston North
1 hour → Paraparaumu
4.5 hours → Picton
2 hours → Kaikoura
12 hours of driving
Auckland to Kaikoura
starting from Auckland
1.5 hours → Hamilton
2 hours → Tongariro Alpine Crossing
2 hours → Palmerston North
2 hours → Wellington
1 hour → Blenheim
6 hours → Kaikoura
14.5 hours of driving

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