For all enquiries
0800 4 BAYBUS (0800 422 928)
Call centre hours between 6 am and 10 pm Monday to Sunday (except Good Friday and Christmas Day).
Bay of Plenty Regional Council5 Quay St
PO Box 364
Bay of Plenty Regional Council contracts the following bus operators to operate the various services.
For lost property please contact the operators on the numbers below.
Please let us know your feedback about the Bayhopper, Cityride or Schoolhopper buses here.
305 Chadwick Rd
0800 200 569
NZ Bus Ltd is contracted to operate the following services for the Bay of Plenty Regional Council:
- Tauranga Urban and Te Puke services on the Bayhopper Western Bay bus network
- Specific school bus routes in Tauranga
Ritchies Rotorua Base
146 Riri Street
Phone: 07 347 0098
Ritchies Rotorua Base is contracted to operate the following services for the Bay of Plenty Regional Council:
- Cityride Rotorua
- Murupara to Rotorua
- Regional Tertiary/Commuter Services - 102 Rotorua to Tauranga, 104 Murupara to Rotorua, 105 Tauranga to Rotorua
Uzabus Eastern Bay of Plenty, 11 Te Tahi St, Whakatane, Phone: 07 308 6169, is contracted to operate the following services for the Bay of Plenty Regional Council:
- Bayhopper Eastern Bay
- Potaka - Opotiki
- Regional Tertiary/Commuter Services - 101 Whakatane to Tauranga
Uzabus Tauranga, 12 Alach Street, Tauranga 3112, Phone 0800 892287 operates the following service for the Bay of Plenty Regional Council:
- Bayhopper Katikati and Omokoroa
- Regional Tertiary/Commuter Services - 103 Katikati to Tauranga
9 Roxanne Place
Phone: 07 571 0360 firstname.lastname@example.org
Bethlehem Coachlines is contracted to provide specific school bus routes services for Bay of Plenty Regional Council, (for the 2020 school year).
- For bus routes please refer to the individual school pages
ND Kiwi Tours
ND Kiwi Tours
3 Mulgan Street
Phone: 07 549 2986
ND Kiwi Tours is contracted to operate the Town Connector bus service linking Katikati, Waihi Beach and Waihi.
Cross Country Rentals Rotorua
is contracted to operate the following services for the Bay of Plenty Regional Council:
- Mamaku Village Connector
Cross Country Rentals Roturua
286 Te Ngae Road, Rotorua
Phone: 0800 777 994