Where to Ski in New Zealand

Make New Zealand your Ski holiday destination in 2020

Skiing in Queenstown, Christchurch or the North Island of New Zealand offers breath-taking scenery, arguably the longest ski season in Australasia and an affordable holiday for all. Skiing in New Zealand is awesome fun and there is always something for everyone, from the most avid skier and rider to beginners.

 

South Island

Approximate driving times

To 

Mt. Hutt

From Christchurch

1.5 hours 

From Queenstown 

From Wanaka


To 

The Remarkables 

From Christchurch

From Queenstown 

45 minutes 

From Wanaka

1 hour, 15 minutes


To 

Coronet Peak

From Christchurch

From Queenstown 

25 minutes

From Wanaka

1 hour, 10 minutes


To 

Treble Cone

From Christchurch

From Queenstown 

1.5 hours

From Wanaka

30 minutes


To 

Cardona

From Christchurch

From Queenstown 

1 hour

From Wanaka

35 minutes


 

North Island

Approximate driving times

To 

Whakapapa 

From Auckland 

4 hours

From Wellington

4 hours, 45 minutes 

From Rotorua

2 hours


To 

Turoa

From Auckland 

4.5 hours 

From Wellington

 4 hours, 15 minutes

From Rotorua

2 hours, 45 minutes