Getting around in Northland
The government announced several changes to public transport fares in the Budget on 18 May 2023.
At present, all public transport is half-price until 30 June 2023.
On 1 July 2023, fares will revert to full price.
If you are a Community Services Card holder you are eligible for half price fares from 1 July via the Community Connect concession.
What do I need to do?
Community Service Card (CSC) holders are eligible for half-price fares from 1 July 2023. You can pre-apply for the concession now.
If you are a BusLink passenger, for more information go to: buslink.co.nz
If you are a CityLink passenger, for more information go to: citylinkwhangarei.co.nz
Concessions for Young People and Children
The government also announced fare concessions for young people and children. This page will be updated as more information becomes available on these concessions. Please check back soon.
Remember, the concessions do not apply until 1 July 2023.