Half-price discount on public transport fares

Last updated March 24, 2022 at 4:45 p.m.

Enjoy cheaper travel with 50% off AT fares and discounts from April 1 to June 30, 2022. We are delighted to support the government’s decision to temporarily halve public transport fares, so you can save on bus, train and ferry journeys through Tāmaki Makaurau/Auckland.


Discount travel services

* 50% offer applies to AT hourly bus, train and ferry services, excluding Waiheke and tourist ferries (Rakino, Rangitoto, etc.). Payment is made by AT HOP card or cash tickets purchased at AT HOP terminals. The purchase of a $5 AT HOP card is for a limited time and does not apply to preloaded cards. AT HOP conditions apply,

We are always updating our trip planners in AT Mobile and on AT.govt.New Zealand with the new fare information, and we’ll let you know when you can see the new fares for journeys from April 1.

See rates with 50% discount (PDF 123KB)

AT HOP Cards

From April 1 to June 30, 2022, the purchase price of a new AT HOP card will be reduced, excluding prepaid HOP cards.

AT HOP cards sold at HOP retailers or customer service centers usually cost $10, which will be cut in half to $5. A minimum top-up of $1 is also required. look for it map to find a dealer near you, please note that retailers that only sell prepaid cards are excluded.

HOP cards sold online through AT’s website typically cost $15, including a $10 card fee and a $5 travel credit. This price will be reduced to $10, including a $5 card fee and a $5 travel credit.

Top up your HOP card as usual, you’ll get a discount on your normal fare when you connect to buses, trains and ferries. If you have a concession, you will get a Extra 50% off what you normally pay.

The existing conditions still apply:

To learn more about AT HOP cards, please visit AT HOP cards and how they work or AT HOP cards tuh useful.

AT HOP monthly pass

The 50% discount will apply to AT HOP monthly subscriptions. The price of the monthly pass does not include the one-time (non-refundable) $5 purchase price of an AT HOP card.

AT HOP monthly subscriptions are loaded onto AT HOP cards and provide unlimited travel on the services listed for each subscription, for one calendar month from the first day of use.

A maximum of two monthly passes of the same type can be loaded onto your HOP card, but only one can be loaded at a time. Once this first monthly subscription has been activated, a second monthly subscription can only be loaded onto the card.

HOP Monthly Passes can be purchased online or at an AT HOP retailer, charging station or AT Customer Service Center.

Daily price cap

the The AT HOP daily rate cap, normally $20, will be reduced to $10. Travel all day on trains, buses and ferries by logging in with your AT HOP card and never pay more than $10.

AT Concessions

The 50% discount will apply to any concessions. The discount is added to the rate you would normally pay with your current dealership.

Concessions include:

Paper tickets

The 50% discount applies to the purchase of paper tickets in cash, excluding the Devonport ferry service. For the Devonport Ferry Service, the 50% discount applies to travel with the AT HOP Card only and does not include paper tickets for one or more Fuller trips.

Paper tickets are available for contracted ferry and train services, which you can purchase from vscustomer service centersTicketing machines and also on board some ferry vessels using only EFTPOS.

For more information on where paper tickets can be purchased, please see Ticket Information or how to pay for public transport.

Existing travel conditions still apply to our services

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