Newtown Festival Detour & Shuttle

Disruptions & Detours Public Holidays & Events

Newtown Festival

Sunday 3 March 2024

Newtown streets, including parts of Riddiford Street, Rintoul Street and Constable Street, are closed for the festival. Buses will detour from 5am to 9pm, and a festival shuttle will run between Wellington Station, the Festival, and Kilbirnie from 9:30am to 7pm. Expect delays due to traffic and detours.

Festival Shuttle

Half hourly service, stopping at all stops.

Shuttle starts at Wellington Station Stop A, and travels via the Golden Mile, Courtenay Place, Basin Reserve, Hospital, Festival and Kilbirnie, then follows same route back to Wellington Station.

Shuttle departure times and tracking do not show on real time information or the Metlink app or website.