Valid from: 21/02/2019 12:00am

From 3 March we're introducing timetable changes to some public and school bus routes in Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt and Wainuiomata. They’re designed to help more buses arrive on time so you can get where you need to go. Changes always take a while to bed in, so bear with us as we get the timetable up to speed.

Before you travel be sure to check whether your timetable has changed.

For a summary on what the 3 March changes mean for you click on your bus route below, and you can view your timetable by clicking the blue timetable button and selecting a date from 3 March onwards.

Check your trip ahead of time via the Journey Planner, remembering to select from 3 March onwards.

Stay up to date with real-time updates by subscribing to MyMetlink, downloading the Metlink Commuter App or calling 0800 801 700.

Public bus services

Route 110 Route 114 Route 120 Route 121 Route 130 Route 154 Route 160 Route 170

School bus services

Route 154 Route 842 Route 853 Route 854 Route 860 Route 874 Route 901 Route 904
Route 906 Route 911 Route 930 Route 953        

Changes to public bus services

Route 110

  • The timetable has been updated to better reflect journey times with some departure times changed to accommodate longer trips

Route 110 timetable (external link)

Route 114

  • The 3:40pm trip from Upper Hutt Station has moved three minutes later

Route 114 timetable (external link)

Route 120

  • The timetable has been updated to better reflect journey times with some departure times changed to accommodate longer trips

Route 120 timetable (external link)

Route 121

  • The timetable has been updated to better reflect journey times with some departure times changed to accommodate longer trips
  • The short early morning and afternoon trips that commence and end at Wagon Road will be incorporated with regular bus trips to and from Robson Street

Route 121 timetable (external link)

Route 130

  • The timetable has been updated to better reflect journey times with some departure times changed to accommodate longer trips

Route 130 timetable (external link)

Route 154

  • The afternoon school run on will be replaced by the extension to school bus route 854
  • The timetable has been updated to better reflect journey times with some departure times changed to accommodate longer trips

Route 154 timetable (external link)

Route 160

  • The 6:02pm from Lower Hutt trip has been removed, with one trip added to route 170. This is to give the frequency of evening services more consistency between the two routes
  • The timetable has been updated to better reflect journey times with some departure times changed to accommodate longer trips

Route 160 timetable (external link)

Route 170

  • A 6:40pm from Lower Hutt services has been added, with one trip removed from route 160. This is to give the frequency of evening services more consistency between the two routes
  • The timetable has been updated to better reflect journey times with some departure times changed to accommodate longer trips

Route 170 timetable (external link)


Changes to school bus services

Bus route

Schools

Summary of changes

154

  • Chilton St James
  • St Bernards College
  • Sacred Heart College
  • Hutt Valley High School

The afternoon school run is being replaced with the extension to route 854. Students need to take bus route 854 instead.

Route 854 timetable (external link)

842 morning service 

  • St Orans
  • Saints Peter and Paul School
  • Hutt Valley High School
  • Sacred Heart College
  • Hutt Intermediate
  • Chilton St James
  • St Bernard’s College

The morning trip is moved 5 minutes earlier to ensure students can get to the bell on time.

Route 842 timetable (external link)

853 morning service

  • St Orans College
  • Chilton St James
  • St Bernards
  • Saints Peter and Paul
  • Hutt Valley High
  • Sacred Heart College
  • Hutt Intermediate

An extra bus was running to accommodate all students, but now there will be one larger bus only to better reflect demand.

Route 853 timetable (external link)

854 afternoon service 

  • Chilton St James
  • St Bernards College
  • Sacred Heart College
  • Hutt Valley High School

This bus route has been extended to Korokoro and is replacing the bus route 154 afternoon school run. Students need to take bus route 854 rather than bus route 154. 

Route 854 timetable (external link)

860 morning service

  • Hutt Valley High School
  • Sacred Heart College
  • St Bernard’s College

The morning trip is moved 5 minutes earlier to ensure students can get to the bell on time.

Route 860 timetable (external link)

874 morning service

  • Wainuiomata High School
  • Wainuiomata Intermediate
  • St Claudine Thevenet School

The morning trip is moved 6 minutes earlier to ensure students can get to the bell on time.

Route 874 timetable (external link)

901 afternoon service

  • St Patricks College

The afternoon trip is moved 5 minutes later to allow more time for students to get on the bus.

There will also be larger sized buses to better reflect the required capacity.

Route 901 timetable (external link)

904 morning service

  • Chilton St James

The morning trip is moved 5 minutes earlier to ensure students can get to the bell on time.

904 afternoon service

  • Chilton St James

The afternoon trip is moved 10 minutes later due to the change in the afternoon school bell time. 

Route 904 timetable (external link)

906 afternoon service

  • Plateau School

The afternoon trip is moved 10 minutes later to allow more time for students to get on the bus.

Route 906 timetable (external link)

911 morning service

  • St Oran’s College

The morning trip is moved 9 minutes earlier to ensure students can get to the bell on time.

Route 911 timetable (external link)

930 afternoon service

  • Upper Hutt College
  • Fergusson Intermediate Heretaunga College

An extra bus is being put on to accommodate high capacity.

The 3.25pm trip is cut back to Emerald Hill as the two trips that go to Te Marua is sufficient.

Route 930 timetable (external link)

953 morning service

  • St Patrick’s College
  • Fergusson Intermediate

Trip moved earlier by 5 minutes

Route 953 timetable (external link)

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