Traffic Light Framework – How We Will Operate

Public transportation services are designated as essential, we are therefore not permitted to ask passengers for vaccination passes unless we are operating a private hire service. Airlines and inter island ferries have specific exemptions to allow them to ask for...

Services To And From Christchurch Schools

Weekend Services We offer a Sunday evening service usually departing from Ashburton at 4.30 pm after picking up passengers at home, Methven I-site at 5.00 pm and Rakaia by the electric vehicle charging station at 5.30 pm. This service will also pick up in Hinds, Mt...

Upcoming Services – Next 10 Days

Scheduled services will not run unless there are prior bookings. The current booking status of scheduled services, and the number of seats available on them, are shown below. Single passengers travelling one way are requested to book on services that are already...

Methven & Rural Services

Monday to Friday Services We operate a daily morning service from Ashburton and Rakaia only to Christchurch, which arrives between 7.45 am and 8.45 am depending on the start times of booked passengers, and leaves early enough to do this, typically between 6.15 and...

What Is the Actual Cost of the Commute?

An accountant will tell you about 60 cents per kilometer which works out to about $2300 per month or $115 per day to commute to Christchurch from Ashburton 5 days a week. If we break it down for an average late model vehicle. Fuel – about $600 per month or $30 per day...