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City (Ariki St) to Merrilands/Highlands park
Map showing Route 8 - Merrilands/Highlands Park
Citylink fares - New Plymouth services
Fares (single one-way, incl GST)
Adult: Bee Card $2.67; cash $3.70.
Child: Bee Card $1.60, cash $2.30
Concessions: Bee Card $1.80, cash $2.30
Bee Cards: If you tag on to another bus within an hour, no charge will apply for the second trip.
Cash: 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.
Passengers transferring to Oākura, Bell Block or Waitara services pay the higher of the two fares.
Want discounted fares? Want to avoid the hassles of carrying cash? Bee Card ticketing is available on all services.
Bee cards cost $5, plus a minimum top-up of $5. 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 online at www.beecard.co.nz(external link), or 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.
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