From Tuesday 18 April bike racks will be available on the following buses:
- 21 Northern Connector
- 22 Morrinsville Paeroa and Morrinsville Assist buses
- 23 Raglan, Raglan Assist and Whatawhata
The Taupo Connector bus also has bike racks available.
There are two bike spaces available on each bus. Spaces are first in, first served.
Only bikes with 16” diameter, or larger, wheels are able to use the racks.
There is no charge for using the racks.
Loading and unloading the bike is the responsibility of the passenger. Before loading your bike, please remove any loose items, such as drink bottles and helmets. Always load and unload your bike from the kerbside.
Bikes are insured up to $1,500 when on the bike rack.
Bikes may weigh no more than 25kg each
Wheel sizes may only be between 16”/40.6cm and 29”/73cm/700c and up to 3”/7.62cm width
Bikes must have a maximum wheelbase dimension of 44”/111cm
Electric bikes, meeting all of the above minimum and maximum dimensions and with sealed gel, lithium Ion, or NiCad batteries are permitted.
Electric bikes with liquid lead acid batteries are not permitted
Petrol and other similarly powered bikes are not permitted
If you experience any problems while using the bike rack, please notify the driver immediately.
You can print/download a flyer with this information here.
We always aim to operate buses with bike racks, however there may be times when this is not possible due to operational reasons e.g. bus breakdowns.