All students travelling on Tauranga dedicated school or Tauranga Urban Bayhopper bus routes can travel for free before 9am and between 2.30pm and 6.30pm.
This does not apply to travel outside of the Tauranga City Council boundary i.e. Route 80 (Katikati Express), 81 (Omokoroa), 221 (Te Puke) and GL between Tara Road and Te Puke.
This trial has been extended until the end of 2021 and applies to school days only.
A Bee card is required for some routes please review the Bee card requirements for your bus.
There have been significant changes to school routes. Please look for route details here.