South Canterbury


Ritchies Transport South Canterbury
52 Sheffield Street, Washdyke,
Timaru, Canterbury 7910, New Zealand

Phone: (03) 688 7300
Fax: (03) 684 7301
Postal address: PO Box 752 Timaru



David G Gale
Area Manager
Phone: (03) 6887300
Cell: 0275 557 053

Erin Taylor
Phone: (03) 688 7300
Cell: 0275 997 288

Sub Depots

Cell: 0275448672

Cell: 0272977155

Address: 52 Sheffield St, Washdyke, Timaru, 7910
Phone: (03) 688 7300

Phone: (03) 688 7300

About the base

Ritchies Transport base in Timaru is centrally located to provide a range of bus services to a high standard throughout South Canterbury.

Our fleet of locally based vehicles ranges from vans to luxury coaches doing everything from tour charters to school work and public transport. In association with our other depots in Ashburton and in Christchurch and Dunedin, Ritchies have the unique capacity to handle all your local transport needs.

To see Ritchies Urban routes and timetables in Timaru Click Here


south canterbury services


Hiring now!

urban / school / charter drivers / trainee drivers

Full Time / Part Time
Ritchies in South Canterbury is looking for reliable locals as drivers.
A steady income with time to enjoy the South Canterbury lifestyle. Newcomers to the industry are welcome, full training provided to suitable applicants. Class 2 + 4 license with P endorsement an advantage. Contact us today