Hospital stop closure-Tuam St
17/03/2019 until further notice
From 6am Friday 15th March the Tuam St Christchurch Hospital stops 51824 and 14704 will close for approximately 9 months for the stop upgrade and associated road works to be completed. Buses travelling towards the Airport and Sheffield Crescent will use bus stop 17230.Buses towards Sumner will use a temporary stop outside the main Tuam St hospital entrance. View detour map.
Stop closures - Westfield Riccarton lounge stops
08/07/2019 until further noticeSouthern Westfield Lounge bus stop 53298The Westfield lounge stop 53298 has now re-opened until SeptemberNorthern Westfield Lounge bus stop 53308This bus stop will be closed from Monday 8th July until September. Passengers will need to walk west along Riccarton Rd to the temporary stop 38774 between Kauri St and Division St.View detour map.
12/07/2019 until further noticePurple Line buses are detouring until further notice for the Sumner Village enhancement plan works to be completed. Buses towards the Airport and Sheffield Crescent will travel the normal route to Nayland St, then continue along Nayland St and turn onto Marriner St just before it becomes Main rd. Bus stops 42554 on Wakefield St and 42577 on Marriner St will be closed during this detour. Buses towards Sumner will not need to detour. View detour map.
Detour- Riccarton Road
19/07/2019 - 22/07/2019
On Friday 19th July from 10pm Purple Line buses will detour for essential rail works for 3 days. This detour will operate 24 hourly.
Buses towards the Sumner will travel the normal route to Riccarton Rd then take Straven Rd, Matai St, Harakeke St and Kilmarnock St to continue the normal route on Riccarton Rd. Bus stops 55940 and 17207 will be closed during this detour. View detour map.
Buses towards the Airport and Sheffield Crescent will travel the normal route to Riccarton Rd then detour using Deans Avenue, Kilmarnock St and Harakeke St to continue the normal route on Riccarton Rd. Bus stops 55955will be closed and 17932 will not be serviced by Purple Line buses during the detour. View detour map.