Getting to Twizel

BY ROAD... Twizel is on State Highway 8 which loops through the southern scenic regions of the Mackenzie Basin and Central Otago, starting and terminating in junctions with State Highway 1.

BY AIR... the closest airports to Twizel are Queenstown (2 hours by car), Timaru (1.5 hours by car)  and Christchurch (3.5 hours by car). Transfer by bus or helicopter from these ports is also possible.


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