Bus Notices

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SERVICE DETOURS DUE TO SQUARE CLOSURE 27 JANUARY TO JULY 2020
As a part of PNCC Streets for People program, The Square between Main St and Church St will be closed to all road traffic. As a result the following services will be re-routed via the Ring Road (Princess St, Fergusson St and Pitt St);
  • 1 Awapuni
  • 2 Rugby
  • 9 Rangiora
  • 10 Brightwater
  • 12 Massey 
  • 12B Massey via Rugby St
  • 14 IPU
  • 15 Massey via Hokowhitu Campus
  • 33 Summerhill
Due to the detour the buses will not pass the bus stops at 50 and 57 Fitzherbert Avenue. Alternative stops are available at 117 and 136 Fitzherbert Ave.

In addition on the 1 Awapuni and the 2 Rugby services the bus stops at 321 and 332 Church St will also be closed as these services will be turning onto the Ring Road at Pitt St.​

There is no changes to the timetable and we expect this to have a small impact on the running times for these services. We apologise for any inconvenience, and we hope to get these service back to their usual routes as soon as we are able to.


SERVICE DISRUPTION MASSEY, IPU AND SUMMERHILL INBOUND SERVICES 
Due to road works on Tennet Drive on the inbound side before the bridge Massey, IPU and Summerhill services are experiencing delays. This is due to the roadworks have closed off one lane around the worksite. The contractors have informed us that this lane will remain closed until the materials have had time to harden. We apologise for any inconvenience.


RAETIHI TO OHAKUNE TEMPORARY SERVICE INCREASE 
From the 14th of January 2020 we will be temporarily increasing the level of service between Raetihi and Ohakune. The service will be increased to twice a week with a service operating on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The increased services will operate until the 2nd of April.  


WHANGANUI ARAMOHO ORANGE 3PM SERVICE (5 DECEMBER 2019)
Due to feedback we have made a change to the 3pm Aramoho Orange service. The service will now run along Victoria Avenue and Glasgow St before resume its regular route on Somme Parade. Please be advised that we are in the process of updated the timetable to reflect these change and hope to have updated timetables circulating very soon. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.


MASSEY TIMETABLE
Summer timetable is now in operation until Friday 15 February 2020.  
 
MASSEY SERVICE NUMBER/ROUTE CHANGE (12A/14)
Effective Monday 4 March 2019, the 12A/14 services to Massey at 8.20am and 9.25am will be renamed 14A. 
Change applies to semester one and two services only.

Route description:
Main Street Terminal, Princess Street, Ferguson Street, Albert Street, Te Awe Awe Street, Fitzherbert Avenue, IPU, Massey.

UCOL
UCOL staff and students are able to travel for free on the following services: Palmerston North Urban, Whanganui Urban, Whanganui-Palmerston North Commuter and Feilding. (Ashhurst, Marton and Levin excluded.)
 

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