NETWORK UPDATE

Latest update 5.30pm, Monday 13 September

 

ALERT LEVEL 4/2

  • All of New Zealand except the Auckland region is currently at Alert Level 2.
  • Auckland will remain at Alert Level 4 until 11.59pm on Tuesday 21 September.
  • Selected services are now operating. Please see the lists below of services that are operating or cancelled over the coming weeks. Please note some services have been adjusted during Level 2.
  • Our contact centre is dealing with a high volume of enquiries as we work to notify affected passengers. We thank you for your patience.

 

MASKS REQUIRED ON ALL SERVICES

You must wear a mask or face covering on all InterCity services. You'll need to supply your own mask and keep it on throughout your journey. 

For more information about masks and homemade face coverings, visit the official government COVID-19 website

 

CANCELLED BOOKINGS

Cancelled bookings will be refunded - please be patient as our team works to notify affected customers and process refunds. 

TRANSFERRING BOOKINGS

If you have an upcoming booking and would like to postpone your travel, you can log in to change your booking online, or email us with your booking details. We will respond as soon as we can. 

STAY HOME IF YOU FEEL UNWELL

Please stay home and do not travel if you are sick or have any of the following flu-like symptoms: a cough, high temperature of at least 38c, shortness of breath, sore throat, sneezing and runny nose or a temporary loss of smell. For more information see covid19.govt.nz  

CONTACT TRACING ON OUR BUSES

Because we collect all the necessary contact tracing information when you book your trip with us, we are not required to display QR codes on our buses (see the Ministry of Transport website for more info). However, you are welcome to add your trip manually to the COVID app if you'd like to have a record of your journey in your 'diary'.

 

SERVICES IN OPERATION

The below services will operate during Level 2 from the start date shown. Please note some have different operating days than their usual schedule and some service start and end points have been adjusted to avoid the Auckland region.

Service Route Operating Days Start Date
IC7330 Whangarei - Kaitaia Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun Mon 13 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC7331 Kaitaia - Whangarei Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun Mon 13 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC6372 Hamilton - Tauranga Daily except Sat Wed 8 Sep
IC6373 Tauranga - Hamilton Tue, Wed Wed 8 Sep
IC6415 Te Kuiti - New Plymouth Sun Sun 19 Sep
IC6416 New Plymouth - Te Kuiti Fri Fri 17 Sep
IC6602 Hastings - Auckland Daily Napier - Taupo Thu 9 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC6609 Auckland - Hastings Daily Taupo - Napier Thu 9 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC8110 Dunedin - Christchurch Daily Wed 8 Sep
IC8137 Christchurch - Dunedin Daily Wed 8 Sep
IC8205 Christchurch - Invercargill Daily Wed 8 Sep
IC8206 Invercargill - Christchurch Daily Wed 8 Sep
IC8502 Queenstown - Dunedin Daily Wed 8 Sep
IC8503 Dunedin - Queenstown Daily Wed 8 Sep
IC8707 Christchurch - Picton Daily Fri 10 Sep
IC8708 Picton - Christchurch Daily Fri 10 Sep
GS9824 Queenstown - Franz Josef Tue, Thu, Sat Thu 9 Sep
GS9827 Franz Josef - Queenstown Tue, Thu, Sat Thu 9 Sep
GS9829 Greymouth - Fox Glacier Mon, Wed, Fri Wed 8 Sep
GS9830 Fox Glacier - Greymouth Tue, Wed, Fri Fri 10 Sep
IC8701 Nelson - Picton Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun Fri 10 Sep
IC8702 Picton - Nelson Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun Fri 10 Sep
IC8825 Nelson - Greymouth Mon, Wed, Fri Wed 8 Sep
IC8826 Greymouth - Nelson Wed, Fri, Sun Fri 10 Sep
IC9556 Queenstown - Christchurch Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun Wed 8 Sep
IC9557 Christchurch - Queenstown Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun Wed 8 Sep
IC6404 New Plymouth - Hamilton Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC6407 Hamilton - Palmerston North Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun Sun 12 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC6412 Palmerston North - Hamilton Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun Sun 12 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC6210 Rotorua - Hamilton Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun Sun 12 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC6219 Hamilton - Rotorua Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun Sun 12 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC6211 Hamilton - Gisborne Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC6222 Gisborne - Hamilton Mon, Thu, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC6224 Gisborne - Hamilton Fri only Fri 10 Sep
IC6501 Hamilton - Taupo Daily Thu 9 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC6502 Taupo - Hamilton Daily Thu 9 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC6364 Wellington - Napier Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC6367 Napier - Wellington Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC6805 Whanganui - Wellington Daily Thu 9 Sep
IC6808 Palmerston North - New Plymouth Tue, Wed, Sat, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC6809 New Plymouth - Palmerston North Tue, Wed, Sat, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC6818 Wellington - Whanganui Daily Thu 9 Sep
IC6961 Napier  - Wellington Tue, Wed, Sat, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC6962 Wellington - Napier Tue, Wed, Sat, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC6965 Gisborne - Napier Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC6966 Napier - Gisborne Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun Thu 9 Sep
IC7701 Tauranga - Wellington Daily Thu 9 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
IC7710 Wellington - Tauranga Daily Thu 9 Sep (amended timetable until 21 Sep)
TZ6926 Masterton - Palmerston North Tue Tue 14 Sep
TZ6929 Palmerston North - Masterton Tue Tue 14 Sep
TZ6932 Masterton - Palmerston North Fri, Sun Fri 10 Sep
TZ6933 Palmerston North - Masterton Fri, Sun Fri 10 Sep
FC8614 Christchurch - Akaroa Daily Wed 8 Sep
FC8615 Akaroa - Christchurch Daily Wed 8 Sep
HC8616 Christchurch - Hanmer Springs Daily Wed 8 Sep
HC8619 Hanmer Springs - Christchurch Daily Wed 8 Sep
YL9436 Tarras - Wanaka Fri, Sun, Mon, Wed Wed 8 Sep
YL9439 Wanaka - Tarras Fri, Sun, Mon, Wed Wed 8 Sep

 

CANCELLED SERVICES

The below services remain cancelled until further notice.

Service Description Usual Operating Days
IC6356 Bayfair - Auckland Daily
IC6357 Auckland - Tauranga Daily
IC6363 Auckland - Tauranga Daily
IC6374 Tauranga - Auckland Daily
IC6371 Auckland - Tauranga Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
IC6366 Tauranga - Auckland Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
IC8504 Queenstown - Dunedin Mon, Fri, Sun
IC8505 Dunedin - Queenstown Mon, Fri, Sun
AW9739 Queenstown - Milford Sound Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun
AW9740 Milford Sound - Queenstown Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun
IC6101 Kerikeri - Auckland (Express Service: No Rest Stops) Daily
IC6108 Auckland - Kerikeri Daily
IC6228 Rotorua - Hamilton Fri & Sun
IC6229 Hamilton - Rotorua Fri & Sun
IC6253 Auckland - Hamilton (via Auckland Airport) Mon to Fri
IC6254 Hamilton - Auckland (via Auckland Airport) Mon to Fri
IC7324 Auckland - Kerikeri Daily
IC7329 Kerikeri - Auckland Daily
IC7325 Kerikeri - Auckland Mon-Thu Whangarei only, Fri & Sun Kerikeri
IC7326 Auckland - Kerikeri Mon-Thu Whangarei only, Fri & Sun Kerikeri
IL6202 Hamilton - Auckland Sun to Fri
IL6223 Auckland - Hamilton Mon to Fri
IL6239 Auckland - St Peters College Sun 
IC6606 Hastings - Tauranga Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun
IC7103 Tauranga - Hastings Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun
IC6503 Auckland - Wellington *Overnight* Daily
IC6504 Wellington - Auckland *Overnight* Daily
IL3408 Palmerston North - Bulls Tue, Wed, Sat
IL3409 Bulls - Palmerston North Tue, Wed, Sat