Bike shuttle services

price from $Variable

Lake Hawea with a Van and Trailer in the foreground Wanaka Bike and shuttle services One of the Wanaka Van and Trailer set ups for bike hire and shuttle Dropping off a group at Lake Hawea Autumn colours and the Wanaka bike tours van Bike Trailer from the rear Mototapu Challenge Shuttles with Wanaka bike tours Otago Rail Trail Wanaka Shuttles

WANAKA BIKE HIRE AND SHUTTLE SERVICES

Our Bike & Shuttle options make it easy for you to explore Wanaka’s picturesque trails at your own pace. With trips available for all ages and abilities, we provide bike hire and transport to the start of your adventure, as well as local knowledge on everything there is to discover along the way. You’ll love how easy we make it for you to relax and enjoy the ride!

At Wanaka Bike tours we have multiple bike and shuttle vehicles, we can pick you up and drop you off at all of the local bike attractions, if its not in the list below, just give us a call for a quote. +64 21 240 9372

  • Wanaka to Lake Hawea (one way or pick up and drop off)
  • Wanaka to Bike Glendhu (one way or pick up and drop off)
  • Otago Rail Trail shuttle (one way or pick up and drop off) and bike hire (pick up either start or finish min- 5pax)
  • Alp to Ocean (one way or pick up and drop off) bike hire (pick up either start or finish min- 5pax)
  • The Mototapu Challenge (pick up only from Wanaka end)
  • Queenstown bike park tour
  • Wanaka bike park tour
One of the Wanaka Van and Trailer set ups for bike hire and shuttle

Shuttle Services – Day Trips

Lake Hawea to Wanaka

Beginner | Intermediate

The most bang for your buck of any bike trip in Wanaka, this is our most popular ride! We shuttle you from downtown Wanaka to the neighbouring lakeside town of Hawea. Grab a coffee before setting out on the Hawea River Track, an easy riverside amble set in mountainous surroundings. You’ll pass by Albert Town, where refreshments can be picked up before continuing along the mighty Clutha River towards its source at Lake Wanaka. A picturesque lakeside trail will lead you back to Wanaka township, where ice cream and #thatwanakatree await.

Trip Info

  • A shuttle from Wanaka to Hawea
  • Latest-model mountain bike and helmet
  • Thorough trial briefing with photos and maps
  • 30km ride / Grade 2 trail (Grade system 0 – 6)
  • Visit the river wave, cafes and ‘The Hook’
  • Ride across the swing bridge!
  • See #thatwanakatree
  • Upgrade to an e-bike! (additional $65 per person)
  • Duration: Full Day Hire (most people complete in a Half Day)
  • Price: $85 Adult / $55 Child / $252 Family 2A2C

Wanaka to Bike Glendhu Bike Park
Beginner | Intermediate

Ride the latest attraction in Wanaka the amazing Bike Glendhu Bike Park.  Unless you are incredibly fit you will need to hire an E-bike for this massive hill as there are no shuttles here, its all pedal power to the top.

We will meet you downtown outside the Wanaka i-Site and take you to the bike park.

We have a range of e-bikes to choose from including Hard tail and full suspension GIANT e-bikes.

Trip Info

  • A shuttle from Wanaka to Glendhu Bike Park
  • Latest-model 3-bike and helmet
  • Departure 8am

Bring

  • Your own water bottle
  • Additional layer as its an alpine environment
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen

Albert Town to Wanaka

Beginner | Intermediate

Short on time but still want to experience the postcard scenery of Lake Wanaka? This 15km ride is for you! Ideal for bikers with little experience. This scenic route follows the beautiful Clutha River to its source at Lake Wanaka before winding its way lakeside to downtown Wanaka, where ice cream and #thatwanakatree await! This is an excellent trip for first-timers looking for a small taste of some big views!

Trip Info

  • A shuttle from Wanaka to Albert Town
  • Latest-model mountain bike and helmet
  • Thorough trial briefing with photos and maps
  • 15km ride / Grade 2 trail (Grade system 0 – 6)
  • Visit cafes and ‘The Hook’
  • Great for families (kids attachments available)
  • See #thatwanakatree
  • Upgrade to an e-bike! (additional $65 per person)
  • Duration: Full Day Hire (most people complete in 2 hours)
  • Price: $85 Adult / $55 Child / $252 Family 2A2C


Wanaka single track

Advanced

There are so many trails to ride in Wanaka, we help you get there fast and achieve them all! We shuttle you to the start of the trail network and after a short trail briefing you’re off! To begin with, we have Deans Bank which is a fantastic 11 km cross-country loop with incredible views set in majestic mountain surroundings. Enjoy views of the mighty Clutha River via the Hikuwai Loop, ride a network of fun flowing trails in the renowned ‘Sticky Forest’, and enjoy a gentle short lakeside cruise to finish. And did we mention there’s a locals’ favourite cafe along the way?

Trip Info

  • A shuttle from Wanaka to Lake Hawea
  • Latest-model full-suspension E-Bike and helmet
  • Thorough trial briefing with photos and maps
  • 45km+ ride / Grade 4 trail (Grade system 0 – 6)
  • Mountain bike experience is recommended
  • Ride Deans Bank, Hikuwai Loop, Sticky Forest
  • See #thatwanakatree
  • TIP: Download Trailforks App beforehand
  • Duration: Full Day Hire (bikes to be back by 5pm)
  •  Price: $150 Per Person

Shuttle Service – Multi-Day Trips

We can pick you up from downtown Wanaka and take you to and from the following South Island trails.

Rail Trails

Bookings are essential!

  • The Otago Rail Trail ( Wanaka to Clyde 57 mins) or (Wanaka to Middlemarch 2hours 42 mins)
  • Clutha Gold Trail (Wanaka to Roxburgh Dam 1hr 29mins) or (Wanaka to Lawrence 2hr 17min)
  • Alp 2 Ocean (Wanaka to Mt Cook Village 2hr 26 min)

Wanaka and Queenstown Bike Park explorer

Spend a day at each of the regions top bike parks with one of our guides.  We will provide the Van, bike trailer and bikes if needed for this multi-day explorer that suits the Hard charger!

Days of fun with you and your mates or join another group of like-minded people and rip it up.

  • Queenstown skyline gondola bike park
  • Cardrona Bike Park
  • Bike Glendhu Bike Park
  • Heli Biking

Trip info

  • Access to the bike parks
  • Downtown pick-ups daily
  • Van transport and driver
  • Guides to show you around
  • Bike hire options

 

Bring

  • Water bottles
  • Repair kits if bringing your own bikes
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Extra layer

HELICOPTER BIKE AND SHUTTLE SERVICES

Want to get to your biking destination fast and in style?

Speak to us about our heli biking options with the great crew at Alpine Helicopters based out of Wanaka and Queenstown airports.

We can get you to the start of the Alp 2 Ocean ride (Mt Cook base saving you a lot of time!), the top of the Pisa Range, Minaret Station and several other local biking destinations.

Speak to us today!

Call +64 3 443 6363

Email Info@wanakabiketours.co.nz