To Canterbury Museum: about 9 minutes drive
Buses: Cross the road from our entrance to take number 44 or Orange Line to go to the bus central station in the city centre. When at the bus interchange in the city centre, take bus number 17 to Rolleston Avenue. Driving instructions on Google Maps
To City Centre: about 5 minutes drive
Buses: Cross the road from our entrance to take number 44 or Orange Line. Bus stops are located along Shirley Road - walking distance from our entrance.
Shortest route to the City Centre:
- Head west on Shirley Rd towards Petrie St
- Turn left at Hills Rd
- Continue along Hills Rd until you are on the corner of Bealey Ave and Fitzgerald Ave
From the Airport:
Purple Line from the airport, then either 44 or Orange Line from the bus central station and drop off on Shirley Road.
Super Shuttle is more affordable than taxi from Christchurch Airport runs 24/7, enter the Address as stated above. Book online here. Destination will be on the left, we are #35.
- Exit from the drop off area, move on Durey Rd and towards the roundabout.
- At the roundabout, turn left onto State Highway 1 to Sawyers Arms Rd and keep going straight going through 2 roundabouts.
- Exit the roundabout onto Sawyers Arms Rd (turn right).
- Follow Northcote Rd and State Highway 74 (Queen Elizabeth II Drive) to Innes Rd.
- At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Innes Rd (turn right).
- Turn left onto Hills Rd.
- Turn right to stay on Hills Rd.
- Turn left toward Shirley Rd. Destination will be on the left at number 35.
To University of Canterbury/Lincoln University:
To UC: Bus 100 from Shirley Road straight to UC. OR The bus stop across the road from our entrance, take the Orbiter to University of Canterbury OR Same bus(es) to go to city centre above, then Purple Line.
To LU: same bus(es) to go to the city centre above, then take 80 to Lincoln University
From the Train Station:
- Head west on Troup Dr toward Whiteleigh Ave
- Turn right at Whiteleigh Ave
- Take the 1st left onto Clarence St
- Continue onto Straven Rd
- Continue onto Idris Rd
- At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Glandovey Rd
- Continue onto Heaton St
- Continue onto Innes Rd
- Turn right onto Cranford St
- Turn left onto Berwick St (signs for Shirley/New Brighton)
- Slight right onto Warrington St. Go through 1 roundabout
- Continue onto Shirley Rd - Destination will be on the left at number 35.