Passenger info

What you need to know about our Citylink, Connector and Southlink bus services.

Important service updates and changes - COVID-19

Please read the Taranaki Regional Public Transport Services Update - 24 March 2020.

We've made changes to the Citylink bus services. Please read the important update on Citylink Services.
Download the updated Citylink April 2020 timetable here [PDF, 504 KB].

If you are an essential services worker we want to hear from you.

For more information on changes to Bus Services visit -
https://www.trc.govt.nz/bus-news-and-updates/

Citylink information

Citylink runs weekday commuter services run on nine routes within urban New Plymouth and to Bell Block-Waitara and Omata-Oakura. Info line: 0800 87 22 87
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Connector information

The Connector runs four return trips Monday to Friday between Hāwera and New Plymouth, extending from and to Opunake on the first and last run. Info line: 0800 26 63 28
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Southlink information

Southlink bus services run one or two days a week and are operated by Weir Brothers and Pickering Motors under contract to the Taranaki Regional Council.
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School buses

Citylink school bus services operate within New Plymouth, and between New Plymouth and Omata-Oakura, and between New Plymouth and Bell Block-Waitara and townships beyond Waitara.
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Security cameras on buses

Citylink and Connector buses have closed-circuit television cameras. FInd out why they do, and how and where the images may be used.
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