This page contains answers to some of our most frequently asked questions. If you cannot find what you’re after here try using our search box in the top right-hand corner of our site or contact us directly with your specific question.
What services are available on the West Coast? Visitor information and activity bookings are available seven days a week, as are petrol / gas stations. Greymouth is the largest town on the West Coast and has full medical and dental services, lawyers, accountants, real estate, service clubs, churches and community organisations as do Westport and Hokitika.
Can I fly into the West Coast? Yes, you can fly with Air New Zealand into Westport via Wellington or Hokitika via Christchurch. There are also rental car companies available at the Airport however we would recommend pre-booking.
How do I order a West Coast Visitor Guide? Please click here to order your visitor guide.
What should I do while I'm on the West Coast? Check out our Activities and Attractions page click here, there's lots to do from Karamea down to Haast. The only problem you'll have is choosing!
How long does it take to get from x to x? Here's a link to our travel distances page click here.
What are the driving conditions like during the winter months to get to the West Coast? Visit our weather and climate page for further information, please click here.