Route Updates

Detour – Outbound - Marathon (until 10am) (from 11/04/2021 until 11/04/2021)

On Sunday April 11 from the first bus until 10:00am there will be detour due the Christchurch Marathon.

Buses travelling towards Airport will detour from the exit of Tuam St, onto Manchester St, St Asaph St, Antigua St, Riccarton Ave, Deans Ave, Harper Ave, Bealey Ave before resuming the normal route on Fendalton Rd. View detour map.

Detour – Outbound and Inbound - Marathon (10am onwards) (from 11/04/2021 until 11/04/2021)

On Sunday April 11 from 10am to 5pm approximately there will be detour due the Christchurch Marathon.

Buses travelling towards Airport will detour from the exit of Tuam St, onto Manchester St, St Asaph St, Montreal St, Victoria St before resuming route on Bealey Ave. View detour map.

Buses travelling inbound towards the city will follow the normal route through Manchester St. This detour will last from the first bus until 3pm. View detour map.

29

Airport to City

Service offers bike racks
Christchurch International Airport 6:22 am 6:52 am 7:22 am 7:52 am 8:22 am 8:52 am 9:22 am 9:52 am 10:22 am 10:52 am 11:22 am 11:52 am 12:22 pm 12:52 pm 1:22 pm 1:52 pm 2:22 pm 2:52 pm 3:22 pm 3:52 pm 4:22 pm 4:52 pm 5:22 pm 5:52 pm 6:22 pm 6:52 pm 7:22 pm 7:52 pm 8:22 pm 9:02 pm 9:32 pm 10:02 pm 10:32 pm
Fendalton Rd near Clyde Rd 6:32 am 7:02 am 7:35 am 8:05 am 8:35 am 9:02 am 9:32 am 10:02 am 10:32 am 11:02 am 11:32 am 12:02 pm 12:32 pm 1:02 pm 1:32 pm 2:02 pm 2:35 pm 3:05 pm 3:35 pm 4:05 pm 4:35 pm 5:05 pm 5:35 pm 6:02 pm 6:32 pm 7:02 pm 7:32 pm 8:02 pm 8:32 pm 9:12 pm 9:42 pm 10:12 pm 10:42 pm
Bus Interchange (Platform C) 6:52 am 7:22 am 8:00 am 8:30 am 9:00 am 9:22 am 9:52 am 10:22 am 10:52 am 11:22 am 11:52 am 12:22 pm 12:52 pm 1:22 pm 1:52 pm 2:22 pm 3:00 pm 3:30 pm 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 5:00 pm 5:30 pm 6:00 pm 6:22 pm 6:52 pm 7:22 pm 7:52 pm 8:22 pm 8:52 pm 9:32 pm 10:02 pm 10:32 pm 11:02 pm
Christchurch International Airport 6:42 am 7:42 am 8:22 am 8:52 am 9:22 am 9:52 am 10:22 am 10:52 am 11:22 am 11:52 am 12:22 pm 12:52 pm 1:22 pm 1:52 pm 2:22 pm 2:52 pm 3:22 pm 3:52 pm 4:22 pm 4:52 pm 5:22 pm 5:52 pm 6:22 pm 6:52 pm 7:22 pm 8:22 pm 9:22 pm 10:32 pm 11:32 pm
Fendalton Rd near Clyde Rd 6:52 am 7:52 am 8:32 am 9:02 am 9:32 am 10:02 am 10:32 am 11:02 am 11:32 am 12:02 pm 12:32 pm 1:02 pm 1:32 pm 2:02 pm 2:32 pm 3:02 pm 3:32 pm 4:02 pm 4:32 pm 5:02 pm 5:32 pm 6:02 pm 6:32 pm 7:02 pm 7:32 pm 8:32 pm 9:32 pm 10:42 pm 11:42 pm
Bus Interchange (Platform C) 7:12 am 8:12 am 8:52 am 9:22 am 9:52 am 10:22 am 10:52 am 11:22 am 11:52 am 12:22 pm 12:52 pm 1:22 pm 1:52 pm 2:22 pm 2:52 pm 3:22 pm 3:52 pm 4:22 pm 4:52 pm 5:22 pm 5:52 pm 6:22 pm 6:52 pm 7:22 pm 7:52 pm 8:52 pm 9:52 pm 11:02 pm 12:02 am
Christchurch International Airport 7:12 am 8:12 am 8:52 am 9:22 am 9:52 am 10:22 am 10:52 am 11:22 am 11:52 am 12:22 pm 12:52 pm 1:22 pm 1:52 pm 2:22 pm 2:52 pm 3:22 pm 3:52 pm 4:22 pm 4:52 pm 5:22 pm 5:52 pm 6:22 pm 6:52 pm 7:22 pm 8:22 pm 9:32 pm 10:32 pm
Fendalton Rd near Clyde Rd 7:22 am 8:22 am 9:02 am 9:32 am 10:02 am 10:32 am 11:02 am 11:32 am 12:02 pm 12:32 pm 1:02 pm 1:32 pm 2:02 pm 2:32 pm 3:02 pm 3:32 pm 4:02 pm 4:32 pm 5:02 pm 5:32 pm 6:02 pm 6:32 pm 7:02 pm 7:32 pm 8:32 pm 9:42 pm 10:42 pm
Bus Interchange (Platform C) 7:42 am 8:42 am 9:22 am 9:52 am 10:22 am 10:52 am 11:22 am 11:52 am 12:22 pm 12:52 pm 1:22 pm 1:52 pm 2:22 pm 2:52 pm 3:22 pm 3:52 pm 4:22 pm 4:52 pm 5:22 pm 5:52 pm 6:22 pm 6:52 pm 7:22 pm 7:52 pm 8:52 pm 10:02 pm 11:02 pm

On public holidays bus and ferry services run to weekend timetables. Check the list of public holidays below to see which weekend timetables will be observed on those days.

Public holiday Date Timetable services will run to
Waitangi Day
Waitangi Day Public Holiday
Saturday 6 February 2021
Monday 8 February 2021
Saturday timetable
Saturday timetable
Thursday 1 April Thursday 1 April 2021 Friday timetable
Good Friday
Friday 2 April 2021 Sunday timetable 
Easter Sunday
Sunday 4 April 2021 Sunday timetable
Easter Monday
Monday 5 April 2021 Saturday timetable
ANZAC Day
ANZAC Day Public Holiday
Sunday 25 April 2021
Monday 26 April 2021
Sunday timetable
Saturday timetable
Queen's Birthday
Monday 7 June 2021 Saturday timetable
Labour Day Monday 25 October 2021 Saturday timetable
Thursday 11 November Thursday 11 November 2021 Friday timetable
Canterbury Anniversary
(Show Day)
Friday 12 November 2021 Saturday timetable
Christmas Day Saturday 25 December 2021 Sunday timetable
All services stop at 6pm
Boxing Day Sunday 26 December 2021 Sunday timetable
Monday 27 December –
Friday 31 December
Monday 27 December –
Friday 31 December 2021
Saturday timetable
New Years Day 
Saturday 1 January 2021 Saturday timetable
Sunday 2 January Sunday 2 January 2021​ Sunday timetable
Monday 3 January 
Tuesday 4 January
Monday 3 January 2021
Tuesday 4 January 2021
Saturday timetable
Normal timetables resume
Destination Child fare Adult fare
  Metrocard Cash Metrocard Cash
Travel into or out of the Airport (considered anywhere between Orchard Rd and the Airport terminal) $1.50 $4.90 $2.65 $8.50
Cash return ticket from the airport N/A $8.40 N/A $15.00
Travel between any other destinations along the route $1.50 $2.40 $2.65 $4.20

View the Christchurch Zones Map [12 MB, pdf]

29

City to Airport

Service offers bike racks
Bus Interchange (Platform C) 5:57 am 6:27 am 7:05 am 7:35 am 8:05 am 8:35 am 9:05 am 9:27 am 9:57 am 10:27 am 10:57 am 11:27 am 11:57 am 12:27 pm 12:57 pm 1:27 pm 2:05 pm 2:35 pm 3:05 pm 3:35 pm 4:05 pm 4:35 pm 5:05 pm 5:35 pm 6:05 pm 6:27 pm 6:52 pm 7:22 pm 7:52 pm 8:22 pm 8:52 pm 9:32 pm 10:02 pm
Memorial Ave near Otara St 6:09 am 6:39 am 7:20 am 7:50 am 8:20 am 8:50 am 9:17 am 9:39 am 10:09 am 10:39 am 11:09 am 11:39 am 12:09 pm 12:39 pm 1:09 pm 1:39 pm 2:17 pm 2:50 pm 3:20 pm 3:50 pm 4:20 pm 4:50 pm 5:20 pm 5:50 pm 6:20 pm 6:42 pm 7:02 pm 7:32 pm 8:02 pm 8:32 pm 9:02 pm 9:42 pm 10:12 pm
Christchurch International Airport 6:27 am 6:57 am 7:40 am 8:10 am 8:40 am 9:10 am 9:35 am 9:57 am 10:27 am 10:57 am 11:27 am 11:57 am 12:27 pm 12:57 pm 1:27 pm 1:57 pm 2:35 pm 3:10 pm 3:40 pm 4:10 pm 4:40 pm 5:10 pm 5:40 pm 6:10 pm 6:40 pm 7:02 pm 7:17 pm 7:47 pm 8:17 pm 8:47 pm 9:17 pm 9:57 pm 10:27 pm
Bus Interchange (Platform C) 7:12 am 8:12 am 8:52 am 9:27 am 9:57 am 10:27 am 10:57 am 11:27 am 11:57 am 12:27 pm 12:57 pm 1:27 pm 1:57 pm 2:27 pm 2:57 pm 3:27 pm 3:57 pm 4:27 pm 4:57 pm 5:22 pm 5:52 pm 6:22 pm 6:52 pm 7:52 pm 8:52 pm 9:52 pm 11:02 pm
Memorial Ave near Otara St 7:22 am 8:22 am 9:02 am 9:39 am 10:09 am 10:39 am 11:09 am 11:39 am 12:09 pm 12:39 pm 1:09 pm 1:39 pm 2:09 pm 2:39 pm 3:09 pm 3:39 pm 4:09 pm 4:39 pm 5:09 pm 5:32 pm 6:02 pm 6:32 pm 7:02 pm 8:02 pm 9:02 pm 10:02 pm 11:12 pm
Christchurch International Airport 7:37 am 8:37 am 9:17 am 9:57 am 10:27 am 10:57 am 11:27 am 11:57 am 12:27 pm 12:57 pm 1:27 pm 1:57 pm 2:27 pm 2:57 pm 3:27 pm 3:57 pm 4:27 pm 4:57 pm 5:27 pm 5:47 pm 6:17 pm 6:47 pm 7:17 pm 8:17 pm 9:17 pm 10:17 pm 11:27 pm
Bus Interchange (Platform C) 6:42 am 7:42 am 8:42 am 9:22 am 9:52 am 10:27 am 10:57 am 11:27 am 11:57 am 12:27 pm 12:57 pm 1:27 pm 1:57 pm 2:27 pm 2:57 pm 3:27 pm 3:57 pm 4:27 pm 4:57 pm 5:22 pm 5:52 pm 6:22 pm 6:52 pm 7:22 pm 7:52 pm 8:52 pm 10:02 pm
Memorial Ave near Otara St 6:52 am 7:52 am 8:52 am 9:32 am 10:02 am 10:39 am 11:09 am 11:39 am 12:09 pm 12:39 pm 1:09 pm 1:39 pm 2:09 pm 2:39 pm 3:09 pm 3:39 pm 4:09 pm 4:39 pm 5:09 pm 5:32 pm 6:02 pm 6:32 pm 7:02 pm 7:32 pm 8:02 pm 9:02 pm 10:12 pm
Christchurch International Airport 7:07 am 8:07 am 9:07 am 9:47 am 10:17 am 10:57 am 11:27 am 11:57 am 12:27 pm 12:57 pm 1:27 pm 1:57 pm 2:27 pm 2:57 pm 3:27 pm 3:57 pm 4:27 pm 4:57 pm 5:27 pm 5:47 pm 6:17 pm 6:47 pm 7:17 pm 7:47 pm 8:17 pm 9:17 pm 10:27 pm

On public holidays bus and ferry services run to weekend timetables. Check the list of public holidays below to see which weekend timetables will be observed on those days.

Public holiday Date Timetable services will run to
Waitangi Day
Waitangi Day Public Holiday
Saturday 6 February 2021
Monday 8 February 2021
Saturday timetable
Saturday timetable
Thursday 1 April Thursday 1 April 2021 Friday timetable
Good Friday
Friday 2 April 2021 Sunday timetable 
Easter Sunday
Sunday 4 April 2021 Sunday timetable
Easter Monday
Monday 5 April 2021 Saturday timetable
ANZAC Day
ANZAC Day Public Holiday
Sunday 25 April 2021
Monday 26 April 2021
Sunday timetable
Saturday timetable
Queen's Birthday
Monday 7 June 2021 Saturday timetable
Labour Day Monday 25 October 2021 Saturday timetable
Thursday 11 November Thursday 11 November 2021 Friday timetable
Canterbury Anniversary
(Show Day)
Friday 12 November 2021 Saturday timetable
Christmas Day Saturday 25 December 2021 Sunday timetable
All services stop at 6pm
Boxing Day Sunday 26 December 2021 Sunday timetable
Monday 27 December –
Friday 31 December
Monday 27 December –
Friday 31 December 2021
Saturday timetable
New Years Day 
Saturday 1 January 2021 Saturday timetable
Sunday 2 January Sunday 2 January 2021​ Sunday timetable
Monday 3 January 
Tuesday 4 January
Monday 3 January 2021
Tuesday 4 January 2021
Saturday timetable
Normal timetables resume
Destination Child fare Adult fare
  Metrocard Cash Metrocard Cash
Travel into or out of the Airport (considered anywhere between Orchard Rd and the Airport terminal) $1.50 $4.90 $2.65 $8.50
Cash return ticket from the airport N/A $8.40 N/A $15.00
Travel between any other destinations along the route $1.50 $2.40 $2.65 $4.20

View the Christchurch Zones Map [12 MB, pdf]