Alpha Motel is just 3 minutes drive from Hagley Park, Westfield Riccarton Mall, railway station, Hoyts cinemas, cafés, restaurants and bars, Addington Raceway, Addington AMI Rugby Stadium and Horncastle Events Centre. Only six minutes drive to the CBD and 12 minutes to the Christchurch Airport.
Our address is:
338 Blenheim Road, Upper Riccarton Christchurch 8041, New Zealand.
If you arrive by taxi, please tell the driver to take you to Alpha Motel, on 338 Blenheim Road, Upper Riccarton.
Drive yourself from Christchurch International Airport
30 Durey Road, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch 8053
Route for Shortest distance: 14 min (7.9 km), via Memorial Ave and Waimairi Rd (14 min without traffic)
1) Take Durey Rd to Memorial Ave, drive 1.4 km
2) Follow Memorial Ave to Waimairi Rd in Ilam, drive 4.4 km
3) Follow Waimairi Rd and Hansons Ln to Blenheim Rd in Upper Riccarton, drive 1.8 km
4) Turn left onto Blenheim Rd, in 300m arrive at Alpha Motel on your left
Route for Quickest time: 15 min (9.5 km), via SH 1 and SH 73 (13 min without traffic)
1) Head west on Durey Rd, drive 750 m
2) At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Memorial Ave, drive 600 m
3) At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto SH 1 (Russley Road) heading to Hornby/Timaru, drive 3.3 km
4) Turn left onto SH 73 (Yaldhurst Road), drive 3.0 km
5) Take Hansons Ln to Blenheim Rd in Upper Riccarton, drive 1.3 km
6) Turn left onto Blenheim Rd, Alpha Motel will be on the left in 350 m
338 Blenheim Rd, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8041
If you arrive by public bus from the International Airport, Walk to Stop 47222, catch P Purple Line to Sumner, get off at Stop 37745, Riccarton Rd near Field Tce, walk to 338 Blenheim Road.