It's official! As of September 2019, child weekend fares on trains and buses are now free. The offer also extends to some ferry services as well*.

With a registered AT HOP card, children aged 5 to 15 years travel for free when tagging on to AT buses, trains and participating ferry services on weekends and public holidays. Excludes SkyBus services and Waiheke Island ferry services. The free child weekend fare is not available on cash tickets.

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Last updated: 23 March 2021