Tramper’s Transport

takakaAbel Tasman to Collingwood

The Abel Tasman Track and Heaphy Track are world class tracks for hiking and tramping. Unfortunately getting from the Abel Tasman to the Heaphy in the winter months is not always easy. There are no scheduled bus services but…………

As regular commuters around Golden Bay, we can potentially assist in getting locals, backpackers or trampers, from the end of the Abel Tasman track at Wainui or Totaranui up to Collingwood and the Heaphy Track.

TRANSPORT PRICES / JOURNEY, not pp.

Wainui to Takaka $35 minimum fare / Journey, < 4 Trampers.
Totaranui to Takaka $90 minimum fare/ Journey, < 4 Trampers.
Wainui to Collingwood $60 minimum fare / Journey, < 4 Trampers.

heaphyCollingwood to Heaphy Track

Getting to and from the world class Heaphy Track in the winter months is not always easy. There are no scheduled bus services, but it is usually possible to arrange transport, email is preferred to info@backpackerscollingwood.co.nz or phone 03 524 8624 on the day.
As regular commuters around Golden Bay, we can potentially assist in getting backpackers and trampers and travellers up to Collingwood or on to the Heaphy Track or back from the Heaphy Track.

TRANSPORT PRICES / JOURNEY, not pp.

Heaphy Track (Brown Hut) to Collingwood $65 / Journey, < 4 Trampers.
Takaka to Heaphy Track (Brown Hut) $90 / Journey, < 4 Trampers.
Collingwood to Boulder Lake track. $65 / Journey, < 4 Trampers.

abel-tasmanTakaka to Collingwood

Having trouble getting from Takaka to Collingwood or the Heaphy Track in the Winter ?

Over the winter months there is no bus service available between Takaka and Collingwood in Golden Bay. Here’s another option for transfers and transits in Golden Bay from and to Takaka.

As a commuter between Collingwood and Takaka most weekdays, I’m in the position of being able to offer reasonable rates to locals, travellers, trampers and backpackers getting from Collingwood to Takaka (in the morning) or from Takaka to Collingwood in the evening.

TRANSPORT PRICES / JOURNEY, not pp.

Takaka to Collingwood <$25 / Journey, < 4 Trampers.
  • telephone:

    (03) 524 8624
  • email:

    info@backpackerscollingwood.co.nz