Directions on how to access the Milford Track.

The Milford Track starts on Lake Te Anau. From Te Anau, take a bus or private transport to Te Anau Downs (30 minutes), then a boat trip to Glade Wharf at the head of Lake Te Anau (1 hour 15 minutes).

The track finishes at Sandfly Point on Milford Sound. Take a boat trip (20 minutes) to Milford Sound/Piopiotahi, where there are bus services back to Te Anau and on to Queenstown.

Transport must be booked in advance. There is no vehicle or private access to the start/end of the track.

View map of transport to book (PDF, 1,339K)

During the Great Walks season, full and partial transport packages are available from one of these independent operators. Contact the operator for further information.

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