Public transport between Bell Block and New Plymouth is very limited. We strongly recommend that you bring your own vehicle for transportation while on clinical placement. Students sharing the same work placements may be able to car share. Free car parking is available onsite at Avatar.
Bus Timetable – Bell Block, New Plymouth
Bus Timetable – New Plymouth – Merrilands (3 workplace training establishments based in this area)
Taxi fares to work placements outside of Bell Block will be a minimum of $32 one way.
Energy City 06 757 5580.
New Plymouth Taxis 06 757 3000.
Note: Uber is not available in the Taranaki region.
Under special circumstances, transport to and from work placement may be arranged by Avatar at a cost of approximately $15 each way.