Regional Bus2Uni

The University of Waikato is trialling FREE regional bus services to bring students from Katikati, Rotorua and Whakatāne to the University's Tauranga CBD campus in 2020.

Bus Timetables

These services are continuous and will run five days a week from 1 February 2020 to 20 December 2020 (including study weeks, exam weeks and teaching recess, but not including statutory holidays).


Free for University of Waikato students. Simply show your valid student ID on board to access the service free of charge. The service is also available to the public at a cost.

For more information

If you need more information about the Regional Bus2Uni services to the Tauranga campus, please email

These regional bus services are a partnership between the University, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology and the Bay of Plenty Regional Council and will be trialled for 2020.