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Getting around

Free bus transport in Palmerston North

UCOL students have access to free bus transport within Palmerston North. There is a bus stop directly outside the campus on Princess Street and we're a five minute walk from the Central City Terminal, where buses arrive and depart every 20 minutes. 

Free commuter bus

If you live in Whanganui and wish to study/work at UCOL in Palmerston North, you can travel for free by bus with Horizons

Whanganui to Palmerston North
6:45am - The bus departs from UCOL in Whanganui
7:45am - The bus arrives at UCOL in Palmerston North.

Palmerston North to Whanganui
5:15pm - The bus departs from UCOL on Princess Street outside the Trades block in Palmerston North
6:25pm - The bus arrives at Trafalgar Square in Whanganui, and at UCOL at 6:30pm.

This bus runs on weekdays, except on public holidays.

To find out other benefits of studying at UCOL, see Benefits and Discounts.