General Updates

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Affected bus routes:

Timetables

A new double decker bus has started on the Raglan route, providing a significant number of extra seats to make your journeys more comfortable. The double decker has 87 seats, compared to the 49 seats on the current bus.

See more information here.

Buses are fully air-conditioned, have increased luggage space on board, and have free WIFI and USB charging points. They also have  CCTV.

Bike it, then bus it

Each bus has an exterior bike rack, with room for two bikes at a time. There's no charge for using the bike rack, but loading and unloading the bike is the responsibility of the passenger. Find out more about bike racks, and how to use them.

Uni/Wintec discount

All University of Waikato and Wintec students and staff receive a 30% discount on single adult BUSIT card fares. This concession is valid at all times to all locations on BUSIT services - not just to and from campus. Show the driver your University of Waikato/Wintec staff or student ID and the discount will be applied to your BUSIT card fare.

Monday to Friday (school term)

Raglan (school term) key

Raglan timetable (school term)

Monday to Friday (school holidays)

Raglan timetable (school holidays)

 

 

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23 Raglan departs from the Angelsea St platform.

The 23 Raglan bus only travels to St John’s College during School term. During school holidays this bus finishes it’s morning route at the Transport Centre. In the afternoons, during school holidays, the 23 Raglan bus departs from the Transport Centre.

 

Times in BOLD are scheduled, all other times are approximate.

Free WIFI

This service now has free WIFI. Terms and conditions of use apply, please see this link for more information.

Surfboard racks

The Raglan bus is fitted with free interior surfboard racks.
Limited space is available.

Bus stops

RAGLAN TO HAMILTON SINGLE DECKER: Corner Te Hutewai and Wainui Roads, Whitely St, Norrie Ave, Bow St, Wallis St, Government Rd, Manukau St, Main Rd (State Highway 23 to Hamilton), Horotiu Rd, Store Rd, Whatawhata Rd, Massey St, Hall St, Kent St, Rawhiti St, Lake Rd, King St, Norton Rd, Tristram St, Bryce St for the Transport Centre.


MANU BAY EXTENSION: Manu Bay boat ramp, Wainui Rd to corner Te Hutewai and Wainui Rd then normal route to Hamilton.
Manu Bay extension operates weekends and public holidays between Labour Weekend and Easter, and on limited weekday trips during the summer school holidays.


RAGLAN TO HAMILTON DOUBLE DECKER: Wainui Roads (outside fire station), Bow St, James St, Wallis St, Government Rd, Manukau St, Main Rd (State Highway 23 to Hamilton), Whatawhata Rd, Massey St, Hall St, Kent St, Rawhiti St, Lake Rd, King St, Norton Rd, Tristram St, Bryce St for the Transport Centre. St John’s College extension travels from the Transport Centre via Bryce St, Anglesea St, Anzac Pde, Grey St, Clyde St (for Sacred Heart), Knighton Rd, Edinburgh Rd to Hillcrest Rd for St John’s College.
This bus will stop on request at all bus stop on route.


RAGLAN ASSIST SERVICE (6.55am and 3.25pm services): Corner Te Hutewai and Wainui Roads, Whitely St, Norrie Ave, Bow St, Wallis St, Government Rd, Manukau St, Main Rd (State Highway 23 to Hamilton), Horotiu Rd, Store Rd, Whatawhata Rd, Newcastle Rd, Ellicott Rd (Fraser High), Forest Lake Rd, Rimu St, Maeroa Rd (Maeroa Intermediate) , Hobson St, Forest Lake Rd, Victoria St, Fairfield Bridge, River Rd, Clarkin Rd (Dio, St Joseph's, Fairfield Intermediate), Peachgrove Rd (Southwell, Peachgrove Intermediate, Hamilton Boys' High School).
Please note this bus does not travel to the Transport Centre, and there are no pick-ups within the Hamilton City Boundary.


WHATAWHATA TO HAMILTON: Store Rd, Main Rd (State Highway 23 to Hamilton), Whatawhata Rd, Massey St, Hall Rd, Kent St, Rawhiti St, Lake Rd, King St, Norton Rd, Tristram St, Bryce Street for the Transport Centre.
This bus will stop on request at all bus stops on route.

 

Terminus:
Manu Bay: Manu Bay, Wainui Road
Raglan: Corner Wainui and Te Hutewai roads
Whatawhata: Glentui Lane
Hamilton: Hamilton Transport Centre/St John’s College
Raglan school assist service: Hamilton Boys’ High School

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