Public transport

Christchurch has a good public transport system with zoned fares. You can also use a Metrocard for a discounted fare. See the Metro Christchurch website for more information:

Christchurch bus timetables, fares, and cards

Car parking

Parking is at a premium around the University of Otago, Christchurch campus and the surrounding streets, as this is in the central city.

Public parking around campus

On-street parking is available around the campus with parking limits from five minutes to two hours. Parking wardens are active in the area, so take a note of the parking limits to ensure that you aren't ticketed.

Christchurch City Council – Where you can park

Parking on campus

Leased parking on campus is managed by Property Services.

Parking on campus

For all enquiries about parking on campus, including vehicle tow-away, please contact the parking administrator:

Tel +64 3 479 8014

Mobility parking

There are a number of dedicated mobility car parks across the Christchurch campus, including 13 on Christchurch Hospital grounds.

Mobility parking map

Last updated 14/04/2021 09.01 AM

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