Auckland Transport

Child weekend fares

With a registered AT HOP card, children aged 5 to 15 years pay just 99 cents for bus and train travel on weekends and public holidays. You can make up to five bus or train trips over a four hour period across any number of fare zones, with up to 30 minutes between each trip. Excludes SkyBus services.

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4 steps to start using your 99 cent child weekend fares

  1. Buy an AT HOP card.
  2. Create MyAT account.
  3. Register your AT HOP card to get child discount for 5 to 15 year olds (this can take up to 72 hours to be activated).
  4. Start your adventure!

Step 1: Buy an AT HOP card for your child

If you don't have an AT HOP card, then first find out where you can buy a card. You need the card number to be able to register the card.

Step 2: Create MyAT account

For parents or caregivers, first decide how you want to manage your child's AT HOP card as there are two options for how you setup the MyAT account and register the card.

Step 3: Register your AT HOP card to get child concession for 5 to 15 year olds

Login to MyAT and register your AT HOP card. If you are under 16 years of age, a child concession will be applied automatically when you register your AT HOP card with the correct date of birth.

How long before the child discount is active on your card or shows in your online account

After registering your AT HOP card, your child discount concession will be available after it has been processed (usually within 24 hours, but can take up to 72 hours), and will show up in your online account only after you tag on. Tag on within 60 days otherwise the concession discount will expire, if that happens, contact us and we can reload it. Remember, you will be charged adult fares until the concession is applied to the AT HOP card.

Once you've tagged on and the concession is loaded to your AT HOP card, this will show as 'child' on your AT HOP card on your online account.

Login to MyAT to register your card

Step 4: Start your adventure!

Use the journey planner or AT Mobile app to plan your adventure on weekend or public holidays.