Senior citizens can travel for free on selected Fullers and 360 Discovery ferry services in Auckland, after 9am weekdays and all day weekends and public holidays with an AT HOP card loaded with a SuperGold public transport concession.
In 2015, the Government announced a change to the SuperGold Card with respect to the public transport concession. You are now no longer able to use your SuperGold card to travel on public transport in Auckland. Instead, you can use a registered AT HOP card loaded with your SuperGold public transport concession.
The SuperGold* public transport concession applies to travel after 9am weekdays, and all day weekends and public holidays to the following destinations:
*If you tag on before 9am on weekdays adult fares will apply. Gold AT HOP free travel is not eligible on tourist services such as Rangitoto Island, Motuihe, Motutapu, Tiritiri Matangi Island, Rotoroa Island, Coromandel Orapiu, and Fullers360 tour services.
Your gold AT HOP card is a personal card, this means that:
How to get a SuperGold public transport concession
New Zealanders who have a valid SuperGold card will need to do the following in order to travel for free on Auckland public transport services:
Gold AT HOP cards are available for sale at all AT HOP retailers except online and excludes prepay AT HOP cards sold at New World, PAK’nSAVE and Four Square stores. View list of retailers here.
Important: Remember, the card does not come with the concession on it after you buy it, therefore you can load the concession separately, after purchase.
SuperGold cardholder with a blue AT HOP card
SuperGold cardholders that have a blue AT HOP card, but have not loaded a SuperGold public transport concession can do the following:
If you have an Auckland Transport Senior Citizen ID card:
Please refer to Auckland Transport website for more information by clicking here.