Christchurch's iconic attraction and kids go FREE!
The Christchurch Tram will have you experience the heart of the city and exploring many must-see sites along the way of the tram route. Your all-day ticket allows you to hop on and off our vintage tramcars at leisure (which is great with kids) and see the shops, eateries and attractions.
One of Christchurch's leading attractions, the Tram offers a unique experience of history and sightseeing. The journey takes you to the appropriate stop for Punting on the Avon, and the Art Gallery, Riverside Market, Botanic Gardens, Margaret Mahy Playground and New Regent Street are just some of sights to be seen from the comfort of your Tram or accessed from any of the 17 stops en route.
Tram duration: 50 minutes for a full loop, which includes 18 stops.
Tickets are valid for hop-on hop-off travel for one calendar day.
Open daily 9am until 5pm in summer and 10am until 4pm in winter
See the Best of Christchurch
Combine your Christchurch Tram ticket with entry to the Christchurch Gondola, Punting on the Avon or both activities. With the option to enter all three sites in the same day or to visit the attractions over two or more days, our discounted combo tickets are a great option for those wanting to explore the city
If you're a Christchurch or Canterbury local resident buy our Tram and Gondola Annual Pass and save! Your Annual Pass will give you unlimited rides on the Christchurch Tram and Gondola for a year enabling you to make great use of these local attractions. For further information on our Annual Pass click here.
The Christchurch Tramway Restaurant
The Christchurch Tramway Restaurant is a unique way to see the city and enjoy a fantastic evening dinner. This is unique curated dining experience is the only one of its kind in New Zealand and offers quality cuisine, beverages and service. Perfect for celebrating all sorts of occasions.
The Tramway Restaurant departs every night at 7pm (March-October) and 7.30pm (November-February) from tram stop #1 at Cathedral Junction.
All meals are cooked on-board with a variety of choice offered to diners including vegetarian, gluten-free and dairy-free options. The tram is equipped with a kitchen and rest room. Bookings are essential to avoid disappointment.
Report Time: 10 minutes prior to departure.
To find out more about the Christchurch Tramway Restaurant click here.
Experience Hanmer Springs
Visiting Hanmer Springs? Our Hanmer Springs Attractions site offers plenty of family-friendly activities only 90 minutes from Christchurch. Opt for a thrilling Jet Boat ride or Rafting on the gentle Grade 2 Waiau River, an Off-Road Buggy adventure or Paintball. Quad Biking, Clay Bird Shooting and Bungy Jumping are also on offer for adults and older teens.
With hot pools, walking and biking tracks and more in the village, a visit to Hanmer Springs makes for a great day trip from Christchurch or an extended stay getaway.