Buses & Transport

The Taranaki Regional Council provides the Citylink commuter and school services in New Plymouth, Waitara and Oākura, the daily Hāwera-New Plymouth Connector service and Southlink services in South Taranaki.

Extra Saturday buses for Christmas shoppers!

Ride the bus and say goodbye to traffic and parking headaches! Extra bus services are running througout Taranaki on the three Saturdays leading up to Christmas. Select the service that suits you best:

New Plymouth, Bell Block, Waitara & Oākura:
Bell Block | Brooklands | Ferndale | Fitzroy | Frankleigh Park | Highlands Park east (Mangorei Rd) | Highlands Park west (Heta Rd) | Hospital | Hurdon | Lynmouth | Marfell | Merrilands | Moturoa | the Valley | Vogeltown | Waitara | Westown | Welbourn | Whalers Gate

Rest of Taranaki:
Egmont Village | Eltham | Hāwera | Inglewood | Manaia | Midhurst | Normanby | Opunake | Stratford

Bee Card

Everything you need to know about Bee Card

Journey planner

Find out how to get from A to B in Taranaki using Citylink, Connector or Southlink buses. (The database is global and may also suggest other services.)

Routes & timetables

View our bus routes and timetables for the Citylink New Plymouth school and commuter services, as well as the Southlink and Connector services.

Bus news & updates

Service announcements, updates and interesting yarns from our region-wide public transport network.

Total Mobility

Under the Total Mobility scheme, the Council provides transport assistance to help people with impairments to get out and about in their communities.

Port & harbour

The Council's navigation & safety bylaws aim to make Port Taranaki safe for all users, including bathers and recreational boaties. The Council is also 100% owner of Port Taranaki L...

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