• Major changes to bus services in Timaru due to COVID-19

    From Thursday 26 April regular bus services are not operating in Timaru until further notice.

    The MyWay by Metro ​on demand service is available only for people working in essential services, or who are travelling for medical reasons, or to get to the supermarket.  

    For more details click here. ​

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Timaru Schools


This service runs Monday to Friday during term time and begins for the 2020 year on Monday 27th January. It does not operate on public holidays. Times listed in timetables are approximate only.

To Schools
Monday – Friday AM
Benmore Street 8.10
Puriri Street 8.16
Timaru Boys' High School 8.30
Roncalli College 8.35
Timaru Girls' High School 8.38
Timaru South School 8.41
Sacred Heart School 8.45
From Schools
Monday – Friday PM
Timaru South School 3.10
 Sacred Heart School 3.18
Roncalli College 3.27
Timaru Girls' High School 3.30
Timaru Boys' High School 3.40
Puriri Street 3.45
Benmore Street 3.55

Timaru school schedule (6 MB)​​

Download Schools map
Download Schools map

Public holidays

This service does not operate on school holidays or public holidays.


Timaru School services have the following fares:

Metrocard Cash Metrocard Cash
95c $1.50 $1.65 $2.50
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