Southern routes

Southern routes

These routes provide a service to students living in Oropi, Pyes Pa and Ohauiti. A transfer point at Pukemapu Road exchanges students between buses to get to their school of choice.

TTNG - Kaimai routes

R4 AM – Ohauiti to Tauranga
This route travels from Ohauiti to Tauranga, including Ohauiti Road, Rowe Road and Kaitemako South Road.

R4 PM – Tauranga to Ohauiti
This route travels from Tauranga Intermediate to Tauranga Girls’ and then Tauranga Boys’ College. From that point it travels to Ohauiti via Ohauiti Road, Kaitemako South Road, Rowe Road and McPhail Road.

R5 AM – Oropi Upper to Tauranga
This route collects students from the southern part of Oropi including Oropi Road, Glue Pot Road and Mountain Road. It meets the R6 and R7 buses at the Pukemapu transfer point before heading to Fraser Street, Tauranga Boys’ and Tauranga Girls’ College.

R5 PM – Tauranga to Oropi South
This route travels from Tauranga Intermediate to Tauranga Girls’ College before meeting the R6 and R7 buses at the Pukemapu transfer point. From there it heads to the southern part of Oropi via Oropi Road, Mountain Road, Glue Pot Road and Oropi Gorge Road.

R6 AM – Middle Oropi to Tauranga 
This route provides a service to students living in the middle part of Oropi, including Warner Road, Hereford Road and Oropi Road. It meets the R5 and R7 buses at the Pukemapu transfer point before heading to Fraser Cove where Tauranga Intermediate School students hop off. From there it travels to St Mary’s, Greerton Village and Greenpark.

R6 PM – Tauranga to Middle Oropi
This route collects primary and intermediate students from Tauranga before heading to the Pukemapu transfer point. From there it delivers students living in the middle part of Oropi including Oropi Road, Warner Road and Hereford Road.

R7 AM – Oropi North to Tauranga secondary schools
This route travels through the northern part of Oropi including Pukemapu Road and Phillips Drive before meeting the R5 and R6 buses at the Pukemapu transfer point. From there it travels to Tauranga Girls’ College and Tauranga Boys’ College.

R7 PM – Tauranga Boys’ to Oropi North
This route commences at Tauranga Boys’ College and then travels to the Pukemapu transfer point to meet the R5 and R6 buses. From there it travels along Pukemapu Road and Phillips Drive.

R8 AM – Pyes Pa south to Tauranga
This route services the southern part of Pyes Pa including Taumata Road, Belk Road S, Dekker Road and Williams Road. The last pick up on this route is at 700 Pyes Pa Road. The bus drops off at Tauranga Girls’ before heading to Fraser Cove where Tauranga Intermediate students hop off. It then travels to Tauranga Boys’ College.

R8 PM – Tauranga to Pyes Pa south
This route commences at Tauranga Intermediate and then travels to Tauranga Boys’ and Tauranga Girls’ Colleges. It then travel south along Pyes Pa Road and the first drop-off is at #700. It then travels along Williams Road, Taumata Road, Belk Road S and back to Taumata Road.

R9 AM – Pyes Pa north to Tauranga
This route provides a service to students living in the northern part of Pyes Pa, including Joyce Road and Pyes Pa Road below #700. It then travels to Tauranga Girls’ College and then Fraser Cove to drop off Tauranga Intermediate students. From there it travels to Tauranga Boys’ College and St Mary’s.

R9 PM – Tauranga to Pyes Pa north
This route commences at Tauranga Intermediate and then travels to Tauranga Boys’ College and Tauranga Girls’ College. From there it drops off students in Joyce Road and Pyes Pa Road below #700.