Buses & Transport

The Taranaki Regional Council provides the Citylink commuter and school services in New Plymouth, Waitara and Oākura, the daily Hāwera-New Plymouth Connector service and Southlink services in South Taranaki.

FREE Saturday services December 2021

Get your Christmas shopping sorted the easy way! Citylink (Routes 1-9 & 20), Connector and Southlink are offering FREE Saturday services on the three Saturdays leading up to Christmas. Find out more:

Citylink Saturdays [PDF, 437 KB] | Connector Saturdays [PDF, 125 KB] | Southlink Saturdays [PDF, 139 KB]

BUS SERVICES IN 'ORANGE' UNDER COVID-19 PROTECTION FRAMEWORK'

Bus passengers should wear face coverings, scan the QR code on each bus, and pre-book for Connector and Southlink services.
See details of requirements for bus passengers

Our services

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

View our bus routes and timetables for the Citylink New Plymouth school and commuter services, as well as the Southlink and Connector services.
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Essential information

What you need to know about using our Citylink, Connector, Your Connector and Southlink bus services.
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Bus news & updates

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

Under the Total Mobility scheme, the Council provides transport assistance to help people with impairments to get out and about in their communities.
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Port & harbour

The Council's navigation & safety bylaws aim to make Port Taranaki safe for all users, including bathers and recreational boaties. The Council is also 100% owner of Port Taranaki L...
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