Auckland’s urban form and mobility has been based on the private car. In the past a high percentage of public transport users indicated they rode the bus because they had few alternatives. This is changing.

NZ Bus recognized what was needed was marked improvements to both the reliability, quantity, and quality of services, and a change in public perception.

North Star

Whether you are a daily commuter, a student or an occasional shopper, North Star is the most convenient way to travel around the North Shore and Hibiscus Coast.

Accessing Auckland city has also become quick and easy as all our buses use the Northern Busway.

The use of the Hibiscus flower on the distinctive yellow and bright blue buses instantly captures the freedom of the North Shore lifestyle, the vitality of its residents and the pride the region has in its warmer climate and magnificent beaches.

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