Cheaper bus fares for students, children and seniors
There is good news for some Rotorua bus users, with the Bay of Plenty Regional Council introducing fare concessions for the first time from July 1.
Changes for Papamoa to Mount Maunganui Schoolhopper services
Changes for routes 307, 309, 311, 313, 315 and 317
Increased congestion forces Welcome Bay Schoolhopper bus changes
High traffic volumes from Welcome Bay during the morning peak time commute has meant that a number of school bus services have been arriving late to schools this week.
Proposal for fast-tracked public transport changes
A proposal has been put forward to fast-track some proposed changes to public transport in Mount Maunganui and Papamoa to make the services more attractive.
New service connects Waihi Beach, Waihi and Katikati
The new Town Connector is a circular route which will travel between Waihī, Waihī Beach and Katikati every Thursday
City centre bus stands move to new temporary location
Some city centre bus stands have been relocated due to construction activity around the Tauranga City Council’s Administration building.
Passionate public response to proposed public transport plan
The importance of public transport to the Western Bay of Plenty has become undeniable, evidenced by the sheer number of passionate responses received in reply to the proposed bus network changes for mid-2018.
Improved ticketing for Bay of Plenty bus passengers
Bus passengers in nine regions will have improved ticketing by June next year.
Collaboration key to alleviating Tauranga congestion
A coordinated and holistic approach is being taken to help improve Tauranga’s congestion.
Whakatane and Eastern Bay Track a Bus trial goes live
Whakatane and Eastern Bay route maps are live! Check out the trial of live bus information, found under the Route Map tabs on the Eastern Bay routes. Only available in desktop view .
Changes to Katikati, Omokoroa and Waihi Beach services
From 9 January 2017 there are route and timetable changes to Katikati, Omokoroa and Waihi Beach services. Please check your timetable before travelling.