Urban and Public Bus Information

If your child catches either a School Urban Bus or Public Bus, please check the following download and links:

Ōtūmoetai College Urban Buses

School Urban Bus Service: Run by the Regional Council.

ALL queries to Baybus website.

All students travelling on dedicated school urban buses or urban Bayhopper routes can travel for free before 9am and between 2.30 and 6.30pm.

Students must have their student ID and/or be in school uniform.

Rural Bus Information

Message from Tauranga Transport Network Group – 4 May 2023

Rural Buses: Please download below for School Rural Bus information.

Ōtūmoetai College Rural Buses

All students need to be registered online in order to use the Rural Buses. They are to apply for their bus passes online at