The Timaru Link is running to its normal weekday and Saturday timetable. View the timetable and plan your trip.​

The MyWay by Metro​ service will also operate.

The Gleniti, Grantlea and Watlington services will no longer operate.


 
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On Good Friday and Christmas Day no bus services will run. 

The Timaru Link will run to its Saturday timetable on all other public holidays. 

The Temuka service will run some trips on public holidays, please contact Ritchies on 03 688 7300 for more information.

The MyWay service will run 9am - 6pm on public holidays.

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Fares 

Taking the bus is both a relaxing and cheap way to get around town. Check out the lists below to see what your bus ride will cost.  Plus, you can travel even cheaper with a Metrocard - providing discounts off the regular fares and access to special cardholder deals on unlimited daily and weekly travel.


Timaru City fares 

The services that are within the Timaru City zone are Timaru Link and the Timaru Schools service. All other services have individual fare structures. All fares are listed below.

Fare guide (trips one way)

Route Adults​ Children

Metrocard
Cash
Metrocard
Cash​
Timaru Link $1.65
$2.50
$0.95 $1.50
Temuka NA $5.00 NA $2.70
Washdyke NA $2.50​ NA $1.50
Timaru School Bus     $0.95 $1.40

Temuka and Washdyke Concession Fares

Concession cards are also available for Temuka and Washdyke services from the bus driver (cash only). The costs are:

Card type Adult Child
Washdyke $25.00​ $15.00
Temuka $50.00 $27.00

Children

Children under five travel free, when accompanied by a fare paying passenger. Children 5 – 18yrs are charged a discounted Child fare - generally around half the adult rate. Drivers may require ID to be shown.

SuperGold

SuperGold cardholders travel free within the Timaru and Temuka Zones during all off-peak times. That's weekdays between 9 am and 3 pm, and after 6.30 pm, and all-day weekends and public holidays. Just present your SuperGold card to the driver when boarding the bus.

Find out more about SuperGold

Metrocard Unlimited Travel

On Metro bus services, Metrocard gives you unlimited free transfers within two hours of your first trip. If you use your card twice a day on weekdays you'll receive your weekend bus travel free, within the same zone.  Find out more about Metrocard.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

MetroInfo Copyright © 2011 | Map Data Copyright © 2011, MapData Sciences Pty Ltd (MDS), PSMA

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On Good Friday and Christmas Day no bus services will run. 

The Timaru Link will run to its Saturday timetable on all other public holidays. 

The Temuka service will run some trips on public holidays, please contact Ritchies on 03 688 7300 for more information.

The MyWay service will run 9am - 6pm on public holidays.

​​

Fares 

Taking the bus is both a relaxing and cheap way to get around town. Check out the lists below to see what your bus ride will cost.  Plus, you can travel even cheaper with a Metrocard - providing discounts off the regular fares and access to special cardholder deals on unlimited daily and weekly travel.


Timaru City fares 

The services that are within the Timaru City zone are Timaru Link and the Timaru Schools service. All other services have individual fare structures. All fares are listed below.

Fare guide (trips one way)

Route Adults​ Children

Metrocard
Cash
Metrocard
Cash​
Timaru Link $1.65
$2.50
$0.95 $1.50
Temuka NA $5.00 NA $2.70
Washdyke NA $2.50​ NA $1.50
Timaru School Bus     $0.95 $1.40

Temuka and Washdyke Concession Fares

Concession cards are also available for Temuka and Washdyke services from the bus driver (cash only). The costs are:

Card type Adult Child
Washdyke $25.00​ $15.00
Temuka $50.00 $27.00

Children

Children under five travel free, when accompanied by a fare paying passenger. Children 5 – 18yrs are charged a discounted Child fare - generally around half the adult rate. Drivers may require ID to be shown.

SuperGold

SuperGold cardholders travel free within the Timaru and Temuka Zones during all off-peak times. That's weekdays between 9 am and 3 pm, and after 6.30 pm, and all-day weekends and public holidays. Just present your SuperGold card to the driver when boarding the bus.

Find out more about SuperGold

Metrocard Unlimited Travel

On Metro bus services, Metrocard gives you unlimited free transfers within two hours of your first trip. If you use your card twice a day on weekdays you'll receive your weekend bus travel free, within the same zone.  Find out more about Metrocard.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

MetroInfo Copyright © 2011 | Map Data Copyright © 2011, MapData Sciences Pty Ltd (MDS), PSMA