Snow Packages

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Official transport supplier of Mt Hutt

Mt Hutt Ski Bus (operated by Methven Travel) provides seamless transport services to Mt Hutt Ski Area for skiers and snowboarders.

During the 2017 season we will be offering three services to Mt Hutt Ski Area; departing from Methven and Christchurch.
Methven - Mt Hutt Ski Area

Services depart daily at 7:45am, 9:45am and 11:30am (bookings essential by 5pm the evening before travel) from Methven, and return from Mt Hutt Ski Area at 1:00pm (bookings essential by 5pm the evening before travel) 3:00pm (subject to numbers) and 4:15pm. 

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Christchurch - Mt Hutt Ski Area

Services depart at 7:00am on Mt Hutt Ski Area open days. Picking up at Deans Ave Carpark, Hornby McDonalds (opposite on SH1), Rolly Inn Rolleston. We depart Mt Hutt Ski Area again at 4:00pm for Christchurch.

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Winter Ski Package Deal
5 Nights - 4 Days at Mt Hutt

Package Includes:

5 Nights Accommodation & Breakfasts in Methven

4 Days Full Mountain Lift Tickets at Mt Hutt Ski Area

Airport Transfers

Daily Mountain Transfers

Bar Voucher at 'The Blue Pub'

Kids 4 Free - 10 Years & Under

Enquire for Terms & Conditions

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Snowfun-Experience-Web-625-927Snowfun Experience

A non-skiing, snow experience for those wanting to see and touch some snow! From Christchurch, our bus will transport you to Mt Hutt ski area where you can enjoy and have some fun in the snow, experience how a ski area operates, and enjoy your lunch at a mountain cafe.

Depart Mt Hutt at 1 pm for the township of Methven where you can explore this ski and farming town with its shops, cafes, movie theatre, and Agricultural & Alpine encounter, or pubs prior to heading back to Christchurch.

Day trip Details:

Depart Christchurch Central at 7 am.

Arrive Mt Hutt Ski Area around 8.30 am.

Depart Mt Hutt for Methven at 1 pm.

Arrive Methven at 1.45pm

Return Option to travel on the 2 pm or 6 pm Shuttle bus back to Christchurch.

$85 per Adult
$65 per youth (11-16 years)
Children 10 years and Under are Free ( 1 child per full paying Adult). 

Fare includes transport only and excludes meals and additional activities. 

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Other Ski Packages

At Methven Travel we are able to assist with any combination of ski packages for you, your family or group.  Please enquire using the button below and let us know a few details as to your requirements.​​​​​​

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Kids 4 FreeKids 4 Free

Mt Hutt Ski Bus is part of Methven and Mt Hutt's Kids 4 Free campaign. On selected services, one full paying adult travelling to Mt Hutt entitles one child to a free fare. Please refer to the individual services for more detailed information on this campaign.

Large Groups

We are also able to provide ski bus transport for large groups. Please contact us for more information.

Our Drivers

Our drivers go through intensive in-house training to familiarise them with the ski field access road and to make sure chains are fitted properly.

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Our Coaches

Our Coaches are set up for the Mt Hutt Ski Field Road with 3 sets of single Ice Breaker chains and a set of double chains for use on snow and ice.

Skis and boards are contained in lockers to prevent them getting dirty & dusty.
Our Coaches are equipped with special diesel heaters for the cold days to provide you with a comfortable experience on your journey to and from Mt Hutt.

Online Bookings / Tickets

Please use the green BOOK NOW buttons to book a Mt Hutt Ski Bus service online, or pop in and visit us at the Methven Travel office which is now located at the Methven Heritage Centre, 160 Main Street, Methven.