Which regional public bus services offer free 'off-peak' travel?

Tauranga and Western Bay

  • Tauranga urban (Bayhopper)
  • Katikati/Omokoroa to Tauranga Shopper including Waihi beach  (operates Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays)

Rotorua

  • Rotorua urban (Cityride)
  • Murupara to Rotorua (operates Tuesdays and Thursdays)

Eastern Bay

  • Whakatane to Tauranga (morning services)
  • Tauranga to Whakatāne, Ōpōtiki  and Kawerau (afternoon services)
  • Ohope to Whakatane
  • Matata to Tauranga 
  • Potaka to Opotiki

If boarding in the off-peak period