• Greater Christchurch bus network changing Monday 8 December

    ​From Monday  the 8th December most bus routes in Greater Christchurch will either be replaced or have new timetables. You can find out how your route is affected and view all the new timetables, maps and 2015 school services by clicking here.


    Or click here​ to view information for travel until 8 December.

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QR codes

Metro QR Code

Metro have placed QR Codes on some bus stops around the city as another way to give you specific information on when the next bus is arriving at the bus stop you are standing at. Metro plan to put a code on every bus stop as and when their timetable strips need to be changed over time.

 

At the moment every bus stop on the following routes now have a QR code on the timetable strip or bus stop pole:

B
The Blue Line
60
Hillmorton – Parklands
118
St Albans - Northlands
C
The Comet
95
Waikuku & Pegasus
119
Bishopdale - Northlands
5
Hornby to Southshore
107
Styx Mill – Northlands
120
Burnside - Spreydon
17
Bryndwr – Huntsbury
108
Casebrook – Northlands
146
Marshland – The Palms
23
Hyde Park - Woolston
111
Westmorland - Sydenham
951
Pegasus - Kaiapoi
28
Lyttelton and Rapaki
114
Barrington - Cashmere
952
952 Waikuku – Kaiapoi
40
North Shore
115
Murray Aynsley - Sydenham

 

How to use QR Codes

 Scan QR codeStep 1: Scan QR code
 Open web page
Step 2: Open web page
 Bus times display
Step 3: Bus times display

 

In more detail 

  • Load a QR code reader app onto your android smart phone or I- phone. Code readers are available free at most Andriod app stores and the I-phone app store.
  • Open your code reader and take a photo of the code
  • You will get a prompt to open a web page. 
  • Open it – then you’ll see when the next bus will arrive at your bus stop
  • Save the webpage address to your phone favourites then you will have access to the real time information for that bus stop anytime and anywhere.