Bus news & updates

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

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A few clicks will secure your Connector


Mon 14 Jan 2019

Users of the popular cross-Taranaki Connector bus service are well-advised to ensure there’ll be a seat for them – and a new online booking system makes it easy.

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Waitara and Bell Block to get extra weekday bus service

Citylink Route 20 bus

Thu 13 Dec 2018

Waitara and Bell Block will get an extra weekday bus service to and from New Plymouth in the New Year, taking the number of return services from five to six.

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2019 to bring more bus options for Pātea and Waverley

Weir Brothers buses

Thu 13 Dec 2018

An extra weekly bus service in the New Year will give Pātea and Waverley people more options for getting to and from Hāwera and the rest of Taranaki.

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Christmas shopping? It's a wrap with extra Saturday buses

Citylink buses

Mon 03 Dec 2018

With gift-buying season hitting its peak, Taranaki people and their families can take advantage of extra Saturday bus services if they need to hit the shops.

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Pro tip for parade day: Get a bus

Mā Ake – Let’s Go

Mon 26 Nov 2018

Special bus services on Saturday (1 December) will allow families to get to New Plymouth’s Christmas parade minus traffic and parking hassles.

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New day, new route for Southlink bus users

New Southlink route

Mon 12 Nov 2018

Some of South Taranaki’s Southlink bus services will change next month but coverage will remain the same.

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Bus users to get treat for car-free day

Citylink buses

Wed 12 Sept 2018

Taranaki public transport users are in for a treat, with free bus travel on 21 and 22 September to mark World Car-Free Day.

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Something new at a bus stop near you

New Connector bus

Thu 30 Aug 2018

The bus that criss-crosses Taranaki is now bigger, better and brighter.

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