It will take you just over an hour to reach Methven/Mt Hutt Village from Christchurch International Airport. Driving south from Christchurch, take SH1 to Rakaia. Turn right at the big salmon, stay on the main road and you will drive straight into Methven. When you arrive at a T-Juntion turn left and drive through the main crossroads continuing on main street for approximately 500 mtrs. Turn right onto South Belt. Turn left off South Belt onto Wayne place.
Alternatively, take the Inland Scenic Route on SH72 through Hororata and Rakaia Gorge and turn left at the first signpost you see (at Mt Hutt Station) to Methven via the alt route. When you arrive at the main crossroads, drive through and continue on main street for approximately 500 mtrs and turn right onto South Belt. Turn left off South Belt into Wayne place.
If you are coming from the south, turn left at Ashburton at the Mega Mitre 10 and stay on Alford Forest Road which becomes Methven Highway (State Hwy 77). Approx 25 mins later you will enter Methven. Take the first left turn onto South Belt. Turn left off South Belt into Wayne place.