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Great savings and six months to use your ticket – buying online is the fastest, most affordable and convenient way to travel with SkyBus.


Purchasing information

  • Prices are quoted in New Zealand dollars.
  • Fares listed on the website are current as at June 2017.
  • Child fares apply to those aged 5–15 years. Drivers are entitled to request proof of age if uncertain.
  • Family fares apply to 2 adults and up to 4 children (child aged 5–15 years). All family members travel on one ticket and therefore must board the same bus service.
  • Free travel for children only applies when accompanied by adults on a Family ticket.
  • Online tickets are valid for six months from the date of purchase and valid in either direction.
  • One way paper tickets from drivers, kiosks & agents are valid on day of purchase.
  • Return paper tickets from drivers, kiosks & agents are valid for one month from the day of purchase. Tickets expire on the equivalent calendar day on the following month.
  • 10 trip tickets are valid for 18 months from the date of purchase. A single ticket will be issued, valid for ten journeys. Tickets are non-transferrable and must be used on separate trips.
  • AT HOP Cards are accepted for adult ($18) and child ($6) one way fares. Online discount does not apply for AT HOP purchases.
  • For more information view our Standard Ticketing Conditions