Metro Info – 2021 School Bus Service Changes

12 Jan 2021

School has been notified of the following 2021 school bus routes that service school.

Route 67 (Rolleston/Burnham to Upper Riccarton schools): the yellow assist bus in the afternoon will be replaced by a new Route 673 which will pick up students from Riccarton Rd.

Route 68: there are minor timetable adjustments.

Route 72 (Waimakariri to City schools):

Route 721 will divert away from Lineside Rd to Flaxton Rd and Skewbridge Rd. This service will then stop in Silverstream, and travel to Kaiapoi (via Ohoka Rd).

Route 722 will divert away from North Kaiapoi (between Lees Rd and Smith St) to SH1. It will travel into central Kaiapoi via Smith Street.

Route 723: this is a new route. It will start from Williams St near Lees Rd, terminating on Papanui Rd near Bealey Ave.

Route 74: there have been minor adjustments made to the timetable to better cater for school start and finish times.

The route maps and timetables can be found here –

Route 67:

Route 68:

Route 72:

Route 74: