Christmas holiday hours

Christmas timetable hours 2020/21:

Over the Christmas and New Year period, Metro services will run to weekend timetables.

Date Public holiday Timetable services will run to
Thursday 24 December Christmas Eve Weekday timetables
Friday 25 December *Christmas Day Sunday timetables (Service ends 6pm)
Saturday 26 December Boxing Day Saturday timetables
Sunday 27 December   Sunday timetables
Monday 28 December   Saturday timetables
Tuesday 29 December   Saturday timetables
Wednesday 30 December   Saturday timetables
Thursday 31 December New Year's Eve Saturday timetables
Friday 1 January 2021 New Year's Day Saturday timetables
Saturday 2 January   Saturday timetables
Sunday 3 January   Sunday timetables
Monday 4 January   Saturday timetables
Tuesday 5 January   Weekday timetables (normal hours resume)

*Service ends 6pm Christmas day, no trips will commence after 6pm and a number of trips will not travel their entire route. A detailed list of last trips on the day is available further down the page, or you can call Metroinfo on 03 366 8855. The Riccarton lounges are closed on Christmas Day.

Customer service hours

Over the Christmas and New Year period, the Metroinfo counter at the Bus Interchange and the Metro contact centre will be open at the following times:

Date Public holiday Timetable services will run to
Thursday 24 December Christmas Eve Contact centre open 7am–6pm
Counter open 7.30am–6pm
Friday 25 December Christmas Day Closed
Saturday 26 December Boxing Day Closed
Sunday 27 December   Contact centre open 9am–7pm
Counter open 9am–5pm
Monday 28 December   Contact centre open 7am–7pm
Counter open 9am–5pm
Tuesday 29 December   Contact centre open 7am-7pm
Counter open 9am-5pm
Wednesday 30 December   Contact centre open 7am–7pm
Counter open 9am–5pm
Thursday 31 December New Year's Eve Contact centre open 7am–7pm
Counter open 9am–5pm
Friday 1 January 2021 New Year's Day Closed
Saturday 2 January   Closed
Sunday 3 January   Contact centre open 9am–7pm
Counter open 9am–5pm
Monday 4 January   Contact centre open 7am–7pm
Counter open 9am–5pm
Tuesday 5 January   Normal hours resume

Last trips on Christmas Day:

1 Rangiora - Cashmere  
Belfast to City departs Belfast 5.47pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.12pm
Rangiora to City departs Rangiora 5.40pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.42pm
PMH to Belfast departs PMH 5.38pm arrives Belfast 6.31pm
PMH to Rangiora  departs PMH 4.56pm arrives Rangiora 6.24pm 

 

3 Airport - Sumner  
Airport to Sumner departs Airport 5.37pm arrives Sumner 6.43pm
Sumner to Airport departs Sumner 5.51pm arrives Airport 6.58pm

 

Orange Line   
Queenspark to Halswell departs Queenspark 5.02pm arrives Halswell 6.03pm
Queenspark to City departs Queenspark 5.32pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.04pm
Halswell to Queenspark departs Knights Stream 5.16pm arrives Queenspark 6.18pm 
Halswell to City departs Knights Stream 5.46pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.11pm  

  

Yellow Line   
Hornby to City departs Hornby 5.57pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.17pm
Hornby to New Brighton departs Hornby 5.27pm arrives New Brighton 6.22pm
New Brighton to City  departs New Brighton 5.43pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.07pm
New Brighton to Hornby departs New Brighton 5.13pm arrives Hornby 6.09pm  
New Brighton to Rolleston departs New Brighton 4.43pm arrives Rolleston 6.10pm
Rolleston to Bus Interchange  departs Rolleston 5.26pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.20pm

 

Orbiter  
Clockwise (Eastgate, St Martins, PMH etc) departs Eastgate 5.00pm arrives back
at Eastgate 6.30pm
Anti-clockwise (Eastgate, Palms, Northlands etc) departs Eastgate 5.00pm arrives back
at Eastgate 6.30pm
  Please note: the 5.15pm, 5.30pm and 5.45pm trips
departing Eastgate in both directions will not operate.

 

17 Bryndwr – Huntsbury  
to Bryndwr departs Huntsbury 5.10pm arrives Sheffield Cres 5.52pm
to Huntsbury departs Sheffield Cres 5.10pm arrives Huntsbury 5.48pm 

 

28 Casebrook – Lyttelton  
to Northwood departs Lyttelton 5.25pm arrives Northwood 6.36pm
to City departs Lyttelton 5.55pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.20pm
to Lyttelton departs Northwood 5.26pm arrives Lyttelton 6.38pm

 

29 City – Airport  
to Airport departs Bus Interchange 5.52pm arrives Airport 6.17pm
to City departs Airport 5.52pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.22pm

 

44 Shirley - Westmorland  
to Westmorland departs Dallington 5.50pm arrives Westmorland 6.33pm
to Shirley departs Westmorland 5.36pm arrives Dallington 6.25pm

 

60 Hillmorton – Southshore  
Hillmorton to Southshore  departs Wigram 4.57pm arrives Southshore 6.20pm
Hillmorton to City departs Wigram 5.27pm arrives Bus Interchange 5.57pm
Southshore to Hillmorton   departs Southshore 5.00pm arrives Wigram 6.15pm
Southshore to City departs Southshore 5.30pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.12pm

 

80 Lincoln – Parklands  
Lincoln to Parklands departs Lincoln 4.54pm arrives Parklands 6.09pm
Lincoln to City departs Lincoln 5.54pm arrives Bus Interchange 6.30pm
Parklands to Lincoln   departs Parklands 5.21pm arrives Lincoln 6.36pm

 

95 Pegasus - City  
to Pegasus departs Madras St. 5.02pm arrives Pegasus 6.17pm
to City departs Pegasus 5.35pm arrives Madras St.  6.40pm

 

97 Rangiora - Pegasus  
to Rangiora departs Pegasus St. 5.57pm arrives Rangiora 6.25pm
to Pegasus departs Rangiora 5.20pm arrives Pegasus 5.47pm

 

100 Wigram – The Palms  
to The Palms departs Halswell 5.37pm arrives The Palms 6.39pm
to Halswell departs The Palms 5.55pm arrives Halswell 6.53pm

 

107 Styx Mill – Northlands  
to Northlands departs Supa Centa 4.51pm arrives Northlands 5.13pm
to Supa Centa departs Northlands 5.26pm arrives Supa Centa 5.47pm

 

120 Burnside – Spreydon  
to Spreydon departs Sheffield Cres 5.29pm arrives Barrington 6.12pm
to Burnside  departs Barrington 5.23pm arrives Sheffield Cres 6.07pm

 

125 Westlake – Redwood  
to Redwood  departs Halswell 5.46pm arrives Redwood 6.50pm
to Halswell departs Redwood 5.30pm arrives Halswell 6.32pm

 

130 Hei Hei – Avonhead via Riccarton  
to Avonhead departs Hornby 5.49pm arrives Avonhead 6.34pm
to Hornby departs Avonhead 5.48pm arrives Hornby 6.35pm

 

135 Burwood Hospital – New Brighton
No service

 

140 Russley - Mt Pleasant  
to Mt Pleasant departs Hornby 4.57pm arrives Mt Pleasant 6.05pm
to Russley departs Mt Pleasant 5.08pm arrives Hornby 6.17pm

 

155 Lyttelton – Eastgate
No service

 

820 Lincoln – Burnham via Rolleston  
to Lincoln departs Burnham 5.10pm arrives Lincoln 5.53pm
to Burnham departs Lincoln 4.59pm arrives Burnham 5.40pm

 

Diamond Harbour Ferry  
Lyttelton to Diamond Hbr  departs Lyttelton 5.50pm arrives Diamond Hbr 6.02pm
Diamond Hbr to Lyttelton departs Diamond Hbr 6.02pm arrives Lyttelton 6.15pm
Bus connection to last ferry   28 departs Northwood 4.15pm, Northlands 4.36pm
and Bus IC 4.58pm
Diamond Hbr to City & Northwood
(Last ferry & bus connection)
Ferry departs Diamond Hbr 5.02pm arrives Lyttelton 5.15pm
28 Bus departs Lyttelton 5.25pm arrives Northwood 6.36pm