Ritchies Wanaka (Formerly Alpine Connexions)

Ritchies Wanaka Transport Wanaka & Queenstown Bike shuttle Central Otago Rail Trail Ski transport from Wanaka Wanaka snow shuttle

Ritchies - Wanaka Transport Providers

Ritchies Wanaka has been servicing Wanaka, Queenstown and the outlying areas since 1989 and is renowned for its excellent safety record and extensive fleet of vehicles.

We offer daily scheduled services during the Winter to Treble Cone and Cardrona ski fields, and can also organise private bookings or group charters to any ski destination in the Queenstown Lakes district.

Tramping transport, airport transfers, wedding transport, bike shuttles, van rental or private charter - Alpine ConneXions caters for all your transport needs.

Transport Connections - Dunedin, Central Otago, Rail Trail

Ritchies Wanaka also now provide regular scheduled bus services between Wanaka, Queenstown, Cromwell and Dunedin. We also run a bus service along the full length of the Central Otago Rail Trail, and connect with the Taeri Gorge Railway link through to Dunedin.

We offer frequent scheduled services between: Wanaka, Queenstown, Cromwell, Clyde, Alexandra, Dunedin, Middlemarch, Pukerangi .... and all stops in-between.

Wanaka Airport Attractions Transport

Our door-to-door service includes pick up and drops offs from Wanaka addresses at no extra cost.

We also pick up and drop off at:

  • Puzzling World
  • Wanaka Transport and Toy Museum
  • Warbirds and Wheels
  • Wanaka Beerworks
  • Have a Shot

    ...or any stop in between

Tramper’s Shuttle Transport to Mt Aspiring National Park

Providing transport to the following popular destinations:

  • Raspberry Creek - explore Mt Aspiring National Park
  • Mt Roy - Awesome panorama
  • Diamond Lake and Rocky Hill Track - Stunning Views
  • Rob Roy Glacier Walk - Best day walk in Mt Aspiring National Park
  • Mt Aspiring - The Matterhorn of the South
  • Cascade Saddle - Challenging tramp to Glenorchy
  • East Matukituki - NZ’s finest tramping over Rabbit Pass

Bike Hire & Shuttle Transport in the Wanaka Area 

Providing bike rental and shuttle transport in to the following popular destinations:

  • Hawea River Track - follows the Hawea river from Albert Town to Lake Hawea.
  • Mt Roy - can combine a walk up Mt Roy for fantastic views over Lake Wanaka and return around the lake by bicycle
  • Glendhu Bay or Diamond Lake

Weddings, Bus Charters, Vehicle Rentals, Wine Tours & Bus Charters

We specialise in bus charters, whatever your group size. Whether it's for your wedding guests, school groups, conferences, corporate events, sports teams, film crews, special interest groups or overseas tour groups, we can match our extensive fleet of vehicles to meet your every requirement.

Vehicle Rentals - Dry hire. You drive your own group - bus, van and car rentals.

Central Otago Wine Tours - A trip to Central Otago would not be complete without a tour of our finest vineyards and wineries. Choose between either a half-day or full-day tour and relax as you sample some of New Zealand’s finest wines.


Ritchies Wanaka (Formerly Alpine Connexions) Enquiry Form


103 Ardmore Street
Wanaka 9305

Phone: +64 3 443 9120

Mobile: +64 274 51 52 51


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Ritchies Wanaka (Formerly Alpine Connexions) Enquiry Form