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Ashburton to Christchurch Return Twice Daily

 

Ashburton Shuttle

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SET RATES

You can easily find our rates which are set out for the various sections of the journey and they don’t change from day to day.

REGULARS RATES

For regular bookings we have discounted weekly & monthly rates available

GROUP OPTIONS

Group and family discounts are available on off peak rates where 2 or more people are travelling together, and their pick up and drop off points are the same. Contact us for a quote.

RELIABLE TIMETABLE

The timetable is the same each day and you can rely on this as you plan your day.

BOOKING FLEXIBILITY

You can be picked up and dropped off at different stops depending on your personal requirements.

BENEFITS FOR TRAVELLERS

Get the morning paper read, or last minute work done without having to worry about the driving.

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NO BOOKING FEES

We only charge for your fare and have no booking fee. In fact we encourage people to book early for certainty over travel.

GREAT CUSTOMER SERVICE

We pride ourselves in making your trip enjoyable, timely and stress free.

QUALITY VEHICLE

Our new van was purchased with customer comfort in mind and built for purpose.

Standard Fares

Travel Between

Single Journey

One Way Peak

Return Peak

One Way Off-Peak

Return Off-Peak

Within a District

10

15

5

10

Ashburton / Rakaia

15

25

10

20

Ashburton/ Selwyn

30

50

25

45

Ashburton/ Christchurch

40

65

35

60

Rakaia/ Selwyn

15

25

10

20

Rakaia/ Christchurch

30

50

25

45

Selwyn / Christchurch
(travel between Rolleston & Christchurch is not permitted)

15

25

10

20

 

Stopping Places, Stations or Terminals

Bus stops, stations or terminals to be used:

Stop No. Location

  1. Tinwald, Wilkin St opposite Café Time
  2. Tinwald, Melcombe St near entrance to New Life Church.
  3. Ashburton, East St south of Havelock St. 
  4. Ashburton Hospital, Elizabeth St opposite hospital entrance
  5. Allenton, Allens Road near St David’s Church.
  6. Rakaia, west side of SH1 between Bowen St and Elizabeth Ave
  7. Dunsandel west side of SH1.
  8. Rolleston, west side of Kidman St.
  9. Templeton west side of SH1 near Trent’s Road.
  10. The Hub Hornby, Main South Rd.
  11. Canterbury University, west side of Ilam Rd near University Dr.
  12. Christchurch Hospital, north side of Riccarton Ave, west of hospital.
  13. Central Christchurch, St Asaph St west of Colombo St.
  14. Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Ave opposite Christ’s College.
  15. Central Christchurch St Asaph St west of Colombo St.
  16. Christchurch Hospital, south side of Riccarton Ave, west of hospital.
  17. Canterbury University west side of Ilam Rd near University Dr.
  18. The Hub Hornby, Chalmers St.
  19. Templeton west side of SH1 near Trent’s Road.
  20. Rolleston, wast side of Kidman St.
  21. Dunsandel west side of SH1.
  22. Rakaia, west side of SH1 between Elizabeth Ave and Bowen St.
  23. Allenton, Allens Road near St David’s Church.
  24. Ashburton Hospital, Oak Grove in front of Ashburton Hospital car park.
  25. Ashburton, East St south of Havelock St.
  26. Tinwald, Wilkin St opposite Café Time.
  27. Tinwald, Melcombe St near entrance to New Life Church

Within Ashburton & Tinwald will pick up and drop of at any point along the route on request where it is legal to do so. Small deviations from the route may be made in response to customer home pick up or drop off bookings.Within Christchurch will pick up and drop off at other designated bus stops along the route on request (except the new hospital super stop and the bus exchange)

Parking Notes

For day parking at Ashburton New Life Church, please proceed down the driveway and park behind the church building in spaces on the northern side of the carpark away from the boxing academy and church office entrance. You will be picked up in this area if you use the park and ride option.

For day parking at St David’s Church there is a limit of 4 vehicles. Please park as far from the road as possible and not in front of the entrance. Pick up will be on Allens Road near the entrance to the carpark.

The park and ride service is provided for enhanced security for your vehicle during the day, however neither Mid Canterbury Shuttle Service nor the parking providers accepts responsibility for any loss or damage. Park and ride fees are passed on directly to the providers.

Timetable

The service will operate Monday to Friday excluding public holidays, and will stop at Burnham & Chertsey on request. EFTPOS facilities are available on board. For the month of January 2019 the service will only operate if there are pre-booked passengers. Text 02108385112.

Timetable Effective Until Friday 1st February

Stop No.

Morning (a.m.)

Afternoon (p.m.)

Location

1

6.15

2.50

Tinwald, Wilkin St

2

6.19

2.54

Tinwald, Melcombe St

3

6.23

2.58

Ashburton, East St

4

6.27

3.02

Ashburton Hospital, Elizabeth St

5

6.31

3.06

Allenton, Allens Road

6

6.55

3.20

Rakaia, SH1

7

7.07

3.43

Dunsandel, SH1

8

7.20

3.56

Rolleston, Kidman St

9

7.29

4.05

Templeton SH1

10

7.36

4.11

The Hub Hornby, Main South Rd

11

7.48

4.22

Canterbury University, Ilam Rd

12

7.57

4.30

Christchurch Hospital, Riccarton Ave

13

8.03

4.35

Central Christchurch, St Asaph St

14

8.09

4.40

Arrive Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Ave

14

8.45

5.10

Depart Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Ave

15

8.50

5.20

Central Christchurch St Asaph St

16

8.54

5.25

Christchurch Hospital, Riccarton Ave

17

9.02

5.38

Canterbury University, Ilam Rd

18

9.14

5.50

The Hub Hornby, Chalmers St

19

9.21

5.59

Templeton SH1

20

9.30

6.10

Rolleston, Kidman St

21

9.43

6.23

Dunsandel SH1

22

9.55

6.35

Rakaia SH1

23

10.20

6.58

Allenton, Allens Road

24

10.23

7.01

Ashburton Hospital, Oak Grove

25

10.28

7.06

Ashburton, East St

26

10.33

7.11

Tinwald, Wilkin St

27

10.33

7.15

Tinwald, Melcombe St

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Contact

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Contact Details:

Ph: 021 0838 5112

Email: info [at] midcanterburyshuttleservice [dot] co [dot] nz

Payment Options:

Currently I can take payment via eft-pos when you board, or you can use online banking and pay into the following account;

12-3494-0041729-00

Please add name and travel date as reference.

Soon we will have fully functioning online booking services available including paying by credit card.