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Choosing a pass

How do I find the right hop-on hop-off pass for me? 

There are quite a few passes to choose from! If you’re unsure where to start, let us help…

  • Stray operates a large circuit that loops the entire country. This is our Everywhere Pass which is the ultimate pass for an all-encompassing New Zealand adventure. All other passes are simply portions of the Everywhere route for those who don't have time to do the whole lot.

How long do you have? 

  • Less than two weeks, choose to either travel the South island or the North island – you can always come back! 
  • 3 – 4 weeks we suggest you try to see as much as you can with the Short Max Pass, our shorter national loop pass.  Or travel one way, Auckland to Christchurch on the Short Moe Pass.
  • Got Longer? Then you should do it all! If you’re here during October – April choose the Everywhere Pass.  If you’re travelling between May – September choose the Maximus Pass (as some sectors of the Everywhere only operate in summer).


Tips for Search

Use the 'Search box' on this page to filter passes. 

We recommend starting in ‘Auckland’ for National and North Island passes

We recommend starting in ‘Christchurch’ or ‘Queenstown’ for South Island passes

Or check out our 'current specials' on offer


Take our handy little quiz to find the perfect New Zealand Adventure for you! By answering a few short questions, we'll have an answer for you. Even better - if there are passes and tours that are on sale that would suit you - we'll always present them first. 

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