Cardrona is just a short hop over the Crown Range from Queenstown Airport, so it’s super easy to pick up your rental car & drive straight here!
Another option is our awesome shuttle service – our FREE Pine Trees shuttle runs from the big carpark 1km from the bottom of the access road.
Shuttle times are approximate and are subject to change.
Regular Shuttle Timetable
Shuttles Up: 8.30am / 9.00am / 9:30am / 10:00am / 10:30am / 11:30am
Shuttles Down: 1:30pm / 2:30pm / 3.00pm / 3:30pm / 4:15pm
We offer a Cardrona bus service from Queenstown, with heaps of pickup points throughout town to get you up the mountain. You can pick up passes & rental gear from Cardrona Queenstown (37 Camp St) and head straight to the lifts when you arrive on the mountain!
The Wanaka bus service has a four pickup points around town – pick up all your gear & passes from Cardrona x Treble Cone Wānaka (50 Cardrona Valley Road) the day before so you can get off the bus & go straight to the lifts! Please check the timetable below the map for departure information.