Browsing All Posts filed under »Metrostar«

Off the Buses: ECan’s response

May 27, 2011 by


Two days ago, bus patronage numbers came out for the post-quake months. Today, ECan commissioner Rex Williams outlined the situation from Metro’s perspective. Obviously, Metro’s resources have been pretty beaten up by the earthquake – the loss of the Exchange (plus all the passengers for the CBD), limited/no access to offices, broken roads, heavy congestion, […]

Review of Metrostar & Orbiter services

February 12, 2011 by


Christchurch’s two cross-city bus services, the Metrostar and Orbiter, are under review this year, and that means the public gets the chance to give their feedback on the services and ideas for improvement. While the focus is mainly on improving the services (reliability, capacity, frequency etc ), it is being proposed that the Metrostar, which […]