Can I top up my Metrocard at the Library?

A Metrocard enables you to pay for bus travel in Christchurch. You can buy or top up a Metrocard at some of our libraries:

Replacements for lost or damaged cards are only available from the MetroInfo Counter at the Bus Interchange.

About the Metrocard

A card costs $5 and it can be topped up with minimum of $10 credit (or multiples of $10 such as $20, $30).
You must show ID to buy a card. Accepted identifications are:

  • Driver's license
  • Birth certificate
  • Passport
  • Cando Card
  • School identification with your name and date of birth on it.