There are 4 options with transport to the Eco Villa
Taxi, Shuttle, Hire car or Bus
We have a fixed $45 special rate with Green Cabs from Christchurch Airport to the Eco Villa. This trip takes around 25 minutes. We recommend pre-booking with Green Cabs and they will wait with your name on a board at the main luggage claim nearest the taxi stand. Here is the link to book: https://www.greencabs.co.nz/book-a-taxi - let the driver know you'd like the fixed fare to the Eco Villa. If you don't pre-book you can see if there are any Green Cabs in the taxi stand and tell them you'd like the fixed fare to the Eco Villa.
There is a shuttle which costs $19 for the first person and $5 per person after that. It takes approximately 30 mins from the Airport to the Eco Villa. Here is a link to their website to book: https://www.supershuttle.co.nz/booking or a link to their app: https://www.supershuttle.co.nz/app. Book using the code “Eco Villa” and receive a discount.
Thrifty Hire Car - 5% when you book through Eco Villa!
Thrifty have an airport and a city branch for easy pick ups and drop offs. They even have a fleet of EV’s! Charge your Electric Vehicle at many charging stations across the country and reduce your footprint whilst traveling. You can book a hire car either online at www.thrifty.co.nz or via the contact centre on 0800 73 70 70. Quote the Eco Villa ID number – 7298615642 - at the time of booking and receive 5% off your entire booking!
Christchurch City Buses
The number 29 bus departs the airport every 30 minutes and takes between 35 minutes or 45 minutes including walking time from the Airport to the Eco Villa depending on time of day. The 29 bus drops you closer and is quicker but there is also another bus you can catch the Airport to Sumner bus. It costs $8.50 per person to catch the public bus on way or $15 return. Here is a link to plan your trip: http://www.metroinfo.co.nz/journeyplanner/index.html?region=christchurch#/journey_plans/new