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Oākura to City (Ariki St)

  • Mon
  • Tue
  • Wed
  • Thu
  • Fri
Dixon St 7:42 am 9:00 am 3:42 pm
Kaitake/Russell 7:46 am 9:04 am 3:46 pm
Oākura Hall 7:52 am 9:08 am 3:50 pm
Holloway Road (near 1) 7:59 am 9:15 am 3:57 pm
South Road (near 178) 8:03 am 9:19 am 4:01 pm
Bus Centre - Bay C 8:10 am 9:26 am 4:08 pm

Map showing Route 40 - Oākura/New Plymouth

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Citylink fares - Oākura

Zone Within NP NP ↔ Omata NP ↔ Oākura
Adult fares - single trip       
Cash $3.70  $4.20 $5.20
Smart Card  $2.67  $3.09 $3.81
Child and concession fares - single trip       
Cash $2.30 $2.60 $3.30
Smart Card  $1.80 $2.10  $2.60 

General information on Citylink fares

Fare zones

New Plymouth: New Plymouth from the 100 km/h sign on South Road (west of NP) through along Devon Road (SH3) north up to and including Egmont Road. South to the corner of SH3 and Mangorei Road.

Omata: Omata village from (but excluding) Plymouth Road along SH45 to (including Beach Road) to the 50km/h signs entering New Plymouth.

Oākura: Oakura township, from and including Wairau Rd, along SH45 through to and including Plymouth Road.

Transfer tickets

The ticket you get from the driver (your fare receipt) doubles as a free transfer ticket, allowing you to transfer directly from one route to another route within an hour of boarding the first bus. Present the ticket to the next bus driver.

Smart Cards

Want discounted fares? Want to avoid the hassles of carrying cash? Smart Card ticketing is available on all services.

The initial cost is $15 — $5 for the card and $10 worth of travel to get you started. The minimum recharge amount is $5. They can recharged on the bus (cash only) or at Puke Ariki i-SITE, Ariki St Bus Centre, Waitara Library, Bell Block Library or Tranzit Coachlines.

Cards can be obtained from:

  • Puke Ariki i-SITE.
  • Bus Centre Ariki Street, (Dalroy Tours office), between 9.30-3.30pm Monday to Friday
  • Tranzit Coachlines, 15 Sunley St, New Plymouth.

Application forms are also available on Citylink buses, or can be downloaded from this page.

On the bus, place the Smart Card on the electronic card reader and tell the driver your destination.

Links and downloads

Smart Card FAQs

Smart Card terms and conditions

Application form [PDF, 355 KB]

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