Greymouth to Franz Josef Day Tour

from Greymouth
Book online or call: 0800 744 487 or +64 9 583 5790

from $78 NZD

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  • 3 hours 55 minutes
  • Hotel pickup/drop-off offered
  • Offered in: English and 1 more


Experience the isolated beauty of the West Coast as you travel from Greymouth to the glaciers.

Head south via luxury coach down the wild West Coat towards the glacier town of Franz Josef. The departure of this tour is timed to connect with the arrival from the TranzAlpine scenic railway. Along the way you’ll pass through former gold mining settlements and travel past windswept beaches and lush New Zealand forests Stop off for afternoon tea (own expense) in Hokitika and continue south past forest fringed lakes and dense beech forest as the Southern Alps loom closer.

Your one-way tour concludes in the village of Franz Josef, where you are free to explore this world famous glacier. Ask your driver about guided tours of the glacier.

What's Included

  • West Coast scenery
  • Hotel drop off in Franz Josef
  • Free Wi Fi available on coach
  • Entertaining driver commentary


  • 1:15 pm
    Check in at the Greymouth Railway Station, 164 MacKay St
  • 1:30 pm
    Coach departs Greymouth Railway Station
  • 2:10 pm
    Coach arrives at Hokitika
  • Afternoon tea in Hokitika at own expense
  • 3:00 pm
    Coach departs Hokitika
  • 5:05 pm
    Coach arrives at Franz Josef Bus Stop, Main Road
  • 5:10 pm
    Accommodation drop offs commence

Hotel Pickup/Drop-off

Complimentary hotel drop-off available

Cancellation Policy

Free Cancellation up to 2 hours in advance


0800 744 487

International Calls: +64 9 583 5790Our contact centre is open 6.30am-8pm daily (NZDT).

Reference tour code: GSGRMWHO

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