The gateway to the South Island for most international travellers is Christchurch International Airport.
Air NZ and Virgin Australia provide direct international flights from Brisbane to Dunedin and Air NZ and Jetstar provide domestic flights to Dunedin.
Air NZ and Virgin Australia provide flights from Australia to Queenstown.
There are airfields at Mt Cook, Twizel, Pukaki, Tekapo, and Omarama for chartered flights to major airports and for scenic flights.
Ohau House is approximately 38 km from both Omarama and Twizel and 5km from Ohau skifield.
Distances to Ohau House:
Christchurch - 315 km
Dunedin - 270 km
Queenstown - 215 km
Wanaka - 150 km
Ohau House is 315 kms south of Christchurch and 270 kms north of Dunedin. Turn off State Highway 8 between Twizel and Omarama. After about 18 km and after passing Lake Middleton and Lake Middleton Camping Reserve on your left, turn left following the sign for Lake Ohau Alpine Village. Drive into the village and through the roundabouts until you reach the top of the village. Turn right into Huxley Tce and Ohau House is the unpainted silver zincalume house directly opposite Ben Ohau.
No public services link Ohau House with the two closest towns, Omarama and Twizel.
Newmans Coach Lines link major cities with Omarama and Twizel.
The Cook Connection links Timaru and Oamaru with Twizel.