We offer discounted Flexi Fares for backpackers.

Everything you need to know about these fares is below.

  • Backpacker discounts are available on selected services only.
  • Backpacker discounts do not apply to InterCity transport passes or tours.
  • Valid ID cards are required when you purchase your ticket. These include The Backpacker Group, YHA, BBH, ISIC, Nomads, VIP, Peterpans Gold Cards and Hostelling International Cards. The driver may request to validate your backpacker ID before allowing you to board.
  • Backpacker Tip: Check out our range of flexible New Zealand Bus Passes for discounted transport options including awesome activities and Interislander ferry crossings.

Booking and Payment Options

For online bookings, credit card or internet banking payment is required at the time of booking. (You cannot book online and pay later). Learn more about how to pay online using POLi Internet Banking.

Alternatively you can book and pay at any of our local Booking Agents nationwide, or through our National Contact Centre.