The Routeburn is one of New Zealand’s Great Walks, commonly walked over 2-3 days starting from the Routeburn Shelter (East) and finishing at the Divide Shelter (West). Numerous departure times are available, please refer to the transport page for more information.


  • Bus from Queenstown to Routeburn Shelter
  • Bus from the Divide to Queenstown

Not just a multi-day track, The Routeburn is also an ideal day walk from Queenstown. Travel up the scenic Glenorchy Road along Lake Wakatipu and into Mount Aspiring National Park.

You will be picked up at 8am and dropped off at the Routeburn Shelter at approximately 9.45am.

Our bus leaves the Routeburn Shelter to Queenstown at 2:pm, and in peak times again at 5:30pm.


  • Return transport to the Routeburn Shelter from Queenstown

* Please note this is not a guided day walk, for guided options see here.

Combine a three day hike on the famous Routeburn Track with a spectacular Milford Sound cruise. Just 45 minutes drive from the Divide Shelter at the Western end of the Track, this is the ideal way to include a trip to Milford Sound in your tramping itinerary.

During the two-hour cruise, you will travel the length of the Sound whilst listening to informative commentary. Marvel at waterfalls, seal colonies and towering peaks. Complimentary hot drinks provided.


  • Return transport to the Routeburn Track from Queenstown
  • Two hour Milford Sound cruise