Essential Services in Lyttelton

Health Centre

This is right next door to the Information Centre at 20 Oxford Street. 

Phone number:  +64 03 328 7309        email:

Opening Hours:

Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 7:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 5:30pm
Our answerphone is switched on at 5pm
Friday 7:30am - 5:00pm

If you require help when we are closed please phone or present to:

24 Hour Surgery at Pegasus House, 401 Madras Street, Christchurch. 

Phone Number +64 03 365 7777

Lyttelton Pharmacy  

19 London Street, Lyttelton               Phone number: +64 03 328 8314

Opening Hours:

Monday 9:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm

Saturday 9.30 – 1.00pm

Closed Sundays and Public Holidays  The nearest pharmacy would be Countdown in Ferrymead which is through the tunnel.

Public Toilets

20a London Street – Right next door to the Information Centre

Albion Square 44 London Street


Available at the Library:  35 London Street.  On the corner with Canterbury Street

If the library is closed you can sit outside or over the road in Albion Square and still use it.


Buses into Christchurch, Taxis and the Diamond Harbour Ferry:   Transport

ATM Machines 

Westpac, 20 London Street

BNZ, 54 London Street


Supervalue, 17 London Street 07.00 - 21.00


There is no petrol station in Lyttelton.

The nearest one is NPD at 254 Port Hills Road, this is 5.4 km away and an 8 minute drive. It is a self service station that is open 24/7. No cash. 

Challenge at 350 Port Hills Road, which is 6.4 km away and an 8 minute drive.

Open:  Monday to Saturday 7.30am – 7.30pm       Sunday 8.00am – 7.30pm

Or Caltex at 241 Dyers Pass Road which is 8.4 km away and a 9 minute journey

Open every day 6.00am - 10.00pm

In Diamond Harbour there is a self service NPD petrol station at 141 Marine Drive, which is open 24/7. No cash.

Essential Services in Lyttelton