The Timaru Link bus route will be used for the last time in February 2023 and replaced by the MyWay service.
News & events
There will be major disruptions to our public bus services on Thursday 27 October from 9am to 3pm.
Environment Canterbury is pleased to announce a wage increase for public bus drivers across Canterbury.
Canterbury has been announced as the first region to roll out a new way of paying for public transport anywhere in New Zealand.
Now is a better time than ever to consider taking the bus instead of the car.
Central government, mana whenua, and local government met to mark the beginning of a newly strengthened partnership to drive planning for Greater Christchurch.
New real-time information system replacing the previous radio-based solution with a GPS based solution.
Half-price fares for Metro’s bus and ferry services in Greater Christchurch and Timaru have come into effect for three months from 1 April 2022.
Timaru will continue to enjoy the flexibility and accessibility of on-demand public transport until at least mid-2024, with funding from Waka Kotahi.
From Monday 31 January, the majority of bus services affected by the driver shortage will return to their normal timetables.
Despite the challenges and hurdles, 2021 was a year of progress.
Some Metro timetables will operate to a Saturday schedule from Monday 6 December to provide customers with more certainty during the driver shortage.