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Ōpunake to New Plymouth

  • Fri

Ph 0800 22 11 20 (Pickerings)

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Bus stop, Napier Street 9:15 am
Plunket Rooms, Rāhotu 9:30 am
Parihaka Gate 9:35 am
South Rd, Pungarehu (opp Town Hall) 9:40 am
Carthew St, Ōkato (opp Sinclair's) 9:50 am
Oākura Hall 10:00 am
Bus Centre - Bay A 10:15 am
Valley Mega Centre (on demand) 10:30 am

Map showing Southlink - Ōpunake-New Plymouth

Southlink Ōpunake-New Plymouth bus route and timetable

Southlink fares - Opunake-New Plymouth


Under the Access scheme, discounted fares are available for people with permanent or temporary disabilities.

The scheme is for people with any permanent or temporary disability that prevents them driving a private vehicle. 

To enquire about Access tickets, contact the Taranaki Disabilities Information Centre on 06 759 0019.


Holders of SuperGold Cards can travel free on off-peak Southlink services (those running between 9am and 3pm).

The SuperGold Card is available to all eligible New Zealanders aged 65 or over and those under this age who receive NZ Superannuation or the Veterans Pension.

For more information, go to link).