Hollyford Track Transport

Hassle-free Hollyford Track Transport packages for independent walkers

Trips & Tramp's will co-ordinate all transport for you to hike, or as in New Zealand 'tramp', the beautiful Hollyford Track independently.  Options for the Hollyford Track Transport package include Te Anau accommodation pick ups and drop offs, overland transport and flights by fixed wing aircraft between Milford Sound and Martins Bay.

Watch the cascading river from above

Option 1 - Return Transport from Te Anau (October to April)

Hollyford Track from Te Anau & flight Milford Sound to Martins Bay

If you do not have a private car, or wish to leave your vehicle in Te Anau, this is the option for you.  Package includes return transport from Te Anau, including flying by plane from Milford Sound to Martins Bay.

You are collected from your Te Anau accommodation and transported overland on the spectacular alpine highway to Milford Sound by Trips & Tramps comfortable coach. Arriving at Milford Sound, you will then fly by plane to Martins Bay.

On conclusion of your tramp you will be collected from the Hollyford Road end and transported back to Te Anau by road, arriving around 4.45pm. We can offer this pick up any day but it must be pre-booked.

Note: In October this transfer may not be direct, and can include short walks and scenic stops along the Milford Road. You will be offered a hot shower and afternoon tea, including homebaked biscuits and a hot drink if this if this occurs, return time to Te Anau may be as late as 5.30 pm.

Time Table

In day - Te Anau to Milford Sound, flight to Martins Bay

6.20* am or 7.45 am Pick up Te Anau

8.30 am or 10.30 am Arrive Milford Sound

Plane flight to Martins Bay, 15 minutes in duration. Will depart as soon as weather allows from 10.30 am.  If the plane cannot fly we have a back up helicopter option for an additional charge of $70 per person. This will be offered on the day if available.

Walk track from Martins Bay to Hollyford Track End

Out day - Hollyford Track end to Te Anau

2.45 pm Hollyford Track end, Hollyford Road

4.45 pm Te Anau

*6.20 am departure is available at a discounted rate during peak season. You will arrive at Milford Sound around 8.30 am and have to hang around until the plane departs from 10.30 am.

NOTE: For Hollyford transport from Te Anau in September please contact us for your options.

Enjoy spotting seals at the coast

Option 2 - One way Transport (October to April)

Flight Martins Bay to Milford Sound, return Hollyford Track end

If you have your own vehicle you can make your own way to the Hollyford Road End, then begin the track.

On completion of your walk at Martins Bay you fly to Milford Sound by plane, departing from 10.45 am. On arrival at Milford Sound enjoy the stunning scenery. Then at 1.00 pm you will then be transported overland with Trips and Tamps to the Hollyford Road end car park to collect your vehicle. Sorry our timetable means we cannot offer transport from the Hollyford Road End to Milford Sound.

Note this option is not available for single travelers.

Time Table

In Day, own vehicle to Hollyford Road end

Drive to the Hollyford Road end and walk track to Martins Bay

Out day - Martins Bay to car at Hollyford Road/Track end

10.45 am Flight Martins Bay to Milford Sound *flight departs from this time as weather allows from the Hollyford guided walks airstrip* 15 minute flight.

2.00 pm Depart Milford Sound for Hollyford Road/ Track end.

3.00 pm Arrive at car Hollyford Road End

September Only - One way Transport

Pick up Hollyford Road end, travel to Milford Sound then fly Milford Sound to Martins Bay

If you have your own vehicle you can make your own way to the Hollyford Road End, and leave you vehicle there for the duration of the walk.

Trips & Tramps will collect you from the Hollyford Road End at 10.45 am and transport you to Milford Sound.  From Milford Sound you will fly to Martins Bay by plane, departing around 1.00pm or as conditions on the day allow.  Once at Martins Bay you can walk the trail back to your vehicle at the road end. Sorry our timetable means we cannot offer this option between 01 October and 30 April.

September Time Table

In Day, own vehicle to Hollyford Road end

Drive to the Hollyford Road end.

10.45 am Join the Trips & Tramps van to Milford Sound

1.00 pm Flight Milford Sound to Martins Bay *flight departs from this time as conditions allow on the day, flight time is approx 15 minutes.

2.00 pm Depart Milford Sound for Hollyford Road/ Track end.

3.00 pm Arrive at car Hollyford Road End

Trip Add-ons

If you are walking from Martins Bay to the Hollyford Road End, an option is available to take a jet-boat from Martins Bay Hut to Pyke River confluence.  Additional charge $130 per person, please contact us for availability if you wish to add this to yoru booking. This service is provided by Hollyford Track Guided Walks.