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Passengers, please note that from Monday 25 May 2020, the Route 831, Route 842 and NSW TrainLink services will no longer operate via Hospital Rd at the Canberra Hospital due to road works.

Please refer to the map below for where to catch the bus at alternative bus stops in the area. We apologise for any inconvenience this change causes to your journey.

Passengers, please note that from Good Friday (April 10th) through to Easter Monday (April 13th), and on ANZAC Day (April 25th), NO services will operate.

Timetable Variations
Friday Apr 10th Good Friday No Service
Saturday Apr 11th Easter Saturday No Service
Sunday Apr 12th Easter Sunday No Service
Monday Apr 13th Easter Monday No Service
Saturday Apr 25th ANZAC Day No Service
Monday Apr 27th Monday No Service

We wish you a safe and Happy Easter.

SmartCard is the smartest way to travel on Qcity Transit and Transborder bus services. Please help us reduce the need to handle cash as we respond to #coronavirus over the coming months.

For a limited time we have also removed the $11 sign up fee. You can sign up for FREE by clicking here and once received we will post out your SmartCard to your nominated address.

At ComfortDelGro Corporation (CDC) Australia, we care for our people and customers. Our priority is the safety of passengers and employees, especially those on the front-line.

As an operator in a regulated transport industry, we will continue to coordinate closely with government authorities and are taking action around COVID-19 in line with their recommendation and regulation.

For your peace of mind, we have also introduced a number of measures:

Protecting our people

  • Restrictions on travel.
  • Postponement of large-scale events.
  • Remote working solutions including online technology for meetings and daily operations.
  • Access to hand sanitisers.
  • Training on social distancing, hygiene practices and other precautionary measures.
  • CDC has established a national COVID-19 24×7 assistance hotline for all staff, whereby they can access medical advice around COVID-19.

Customers

  • We are working in partnership with government to provide public transport services for as long as it is safe and logistically possible to do so.
  • Our drivers have been educated to maintain good hygiene standards including practicing regular hand sanitising.
  • Our vehicles are being cleaned and sanitized more regularly with daily internal clean.
  • Where practicable, implementing social distancing measures on board our buses.

We have not had any incident relating to COVID-19 and for that we are very thankful, but we wish to assure you that we have response plans ready.

We thank you for your continued support and look forward to linking people to places and communities even in these challenging times.

Yours sincerely,

Nicholas Yap

CEO, ComfortDelGro Australia

Commencing Wednesday, 1 January 2020 fares will be increased on all Qcity Transit and Transborder services. For further information please contact TravellerInfo on 6299 3722 or visit our websites qcitytransit.com.au and transborder.com.au


Transborder Route Services

 ONE WAYDAILY
  Full FareConcessionFull FareConcession
Yass to Murrumbateman Village $5.10 $2.50 $12.60 $6.30
Yass to Hall $10.10 $5.00 $22.60 $11.30
Yass to Civic/Woden $10.10 $5.00 $22.60 $11.30
Yass to Queanbeyan $10.10 $5.00 $22.60 $11.30
Murrumbateman to Hall $5.10 $2.50 $12.60 $6.30
Murrumbateman to Civic/Woden $7.60 $3.80 $17.60 $8.80
Murrumbateman to Queanbeyan $10.10 $5.00 $22.60 $11.30
Hall Region to Civic $5.10 $2.50 $12.60 $6.30

Daily ticket is available for daily travel within the appropriate travel band


TBX Section Fares

 ONE WAYDAILY
  Full FareConcessionFull FareConcession
Section 1 to 2 $2.40 $1.20 $7.20 $3.60
Section 3 to 6 $3.60 $1.80 $9.60 $4.80
Section 7 to 15 $5.10 $2.50 $12.60 $6.30
Section 16 to 25 $7.60 $3.80 $17.60 $8.80
Section 26 to 37 $10.10 $5.00 $22.60 $11.30
Section 38 to 56 $15.10 $7.50 $32.60 $16.30
Section 57 to 75 $21.90 $10.90 $46.20 $23.10
Section 76 to 100 $30.70 $15.30 $63.80 $31.90
Section 105 to 125 $40.70 $20.30 $83.80 $41.90
Section 126 plus $50.60 $25.30 $103.60 $51.80

SSTS

 ONE WAY
  Full Fare
Local - QBN < > Jerra $1.80
Urban - QBN < > Canberra $2.50
Country $5.00

 

Fares authorised by Transport for NSW

Customers, please note that from Christmas Day through to January 2 service times will vary on existing Transborder Express Services.

Please view timetables for Transborder by visiting the timetable section of www.transborder.com.au

From December 24 2019 to January 2 2020.

DATE HOLIDAY TIMETABLE
Tuesday Dec 24 Christmas Eve Normal timetable
Wednesday Dec 25 Christmas Day No Service
Thursday Dec 26 Boxing Day No Service
Friday Dec 27   Reduced Service (see below)
Monday Dec 30   Reduced Service (see below)
Tuesday Dec 31   Reduced Service (see below)
Wednesday Jan 1 New Years Day No Service

 

Reduced services:
(Only these services will operate)

6:40am departure to Canberra
5:08pm departure to Yass

Normal services will resume from Thursday 2 January 2020.

Qcity Transit wishes to advise customers of changes to the Kookaburra school bus service commencing from Monday 14th October, 2019.

As of Monday 14th October 2019, The Kookaburra school service will no longer pick students up from Merryville Drive in Murrumbateman in the mornings, but will instead travel through Murrumbateman via McIntosh Circuit. This decision has been made in an effort to reduce overall travel time for students, and ensure that the service arrival times at the schools are maintained.

Please note: This is a change to the morning services only

 Time Pick-up Location
7:05 am Yass Depot (Rossi Street)
7:08 am Yass Interchange (Lead Street)
7:24 am Murrumbateman Village
7:30 am Murrumbateman Winery
7:40 am Barton Highway before Briarwood Lane
7:43 am Barton Highway at Spring Range Rd
8:27 am Canberra Girls Grammar (Junior Campus)
8:30 am Canberra Girls Grammar (Senior Campus)
8:34 am Canberra Grammar (Junior Campus)
8:35 am Canberra Grammar (Senior Campus)
8:41 am St Edmund's College/St Clare's College

If you require further information please do not hesitate to contact our SSTS team on 6299 3722.

From Monday 26 August until Friday 11 October 2019, the bus stop on Northbourne Avenue at Dickson Interchange (towards Canberra Civic and Woden) will be closed due to building works.

Route 842 will instead set down passengers at the next bus stop on Northbourne Avenue, opposite Murdoch Street.

Northbourne Avenue bus stop closure and alternative

Hospital Road at Canberra Hospital, Garran has now been opened for customer pick-up and drop-offs for all services.

Customers, please note the following changes to Route 842 from Monday, 3 June 2019:

ROUTE CHANGE
842 departing Yass at 06:40 will now arrive at Canberra City at 07:51 (5 minutes later than previously) and subsequently arrive Woden 08:15 and Canberra Hospital 08:20

 

At Canberra Hospital, all Route 842 services will set down and pick up customers inside the campus on Hospital Road, instead of outside on Yamba Drive.

Download the revised Route 842 timetable.

Passengers, please note that from Monday 29 April 2019, the Routes 842 and 843 will depart from Platform 5 (Mort Street).

CityBusInterchangeTransborder

This change is a result of Transport Canberra’s new bus interchange platform arrangements for network 2019.

Customers, please note that due to the Australia Day public holiday on Monday 28 January 2019, there will be no Transborder Express services operating.

Please view timetables for Transborder by visiting the timetable section of www.transborder.com.au

Customers, please note that from Christmas Day through to January 2 service times will vary on existing Transborder Express Services.

From December 24 2018 to January 2 2019.

DATE HOLIDAY TIMETABLE
Monday 24th December Christmas Eve Normal timetable
Tuesday 25th December Christmas Day No Service
Wednesday 26th December Boxing Day  No Service
Thursday 27th December   Reduced Service (see below)
Friday 28th December   Reduced Service (see below)
Monday 31st December   Reduced Service (see below)
Tuesday 1st January New Years Day No Service

 

Reduced services:
(Only these services will operate)

6:40am departure to Canberra
5:08pm departure to Yass

Normal services will resume from Wednesday 2 January 2019.

All School route numbers and names will be effective from Monday 3rd September 2018.

The new numbers will ensure that school buses are easily identifiable. All new school bus numbers will start with a capital 'S' and be followed by a new 3 digit bus number, e.g. S100.

You can access further information in the following ways:

All regular route numbers and names will be updated effective from Monday 3rd September 2018.

The new numbers will ensure that regular buses are easily identifiable. All new regular bus numbers will consist of 3 digits, e.g. 101.

You can access further information in the following ways:

  • View the Schedule of Bus Route Service Changes below.
  • Contact us by calling (02) 6299 3722 or contact us online to submit your enquiry.
  • Contact Transport for NSW directly on 131500.

Schedule of Regular Route Service Changes
Qcity Transit & Transborder Express - New Bus Route Numbers & Names

Old Route Number New Route Number New Route Name
830 830 Canberra City Centre to Queanbeyan Interchange via Manuka & Kingston
831 831 Queanbeyan Interchange to Woden Interchange via Fyshwick & Canberra Hospital
832 832 Queanbeyan Interchange to Queanbeyan East
833 833X Queanbeyan Interchange to Canberra City Centre (Express Service)
834 834 Queanbeyan Interchange to Brindabella Business Park via Airport Precinct, Fyshwick & Majura Park (Loop Service)
835 835 Queanbeyan Interchange to Jerrabomberra via Letchworth
836 836 Queanbeyan Interchange to Jerrabomberra via Jerrabomberra North Tce
835/6 - Combined with routes 835 and 836
837 837 Queanbeyan Interchange to Googong via Karabar Cooma St
838 838 Queanbeyan Interchange to Oaks Estate via Queanbeyan Station & Queanbeyan Hospital (Loop Service)
839 839 Queanbeyan Interchange to Karabar via Barracks Flat (Loop Service)
840 D840 On Demand Queanbeyan
850 D841 On Demand Queanbeyan Interchange to Bungendore
850 844 Queanbeyan Interchange to Bungendore Elmslea Dr
981 842 Yass Orion St to Canberra City Centre via Woden Interchange & Canberra Hospital
982 843 Yass Rossi St to Canberra City Centre via Belconnen & Calvary Hospital

From Monday 2nd July 2018, due to construction at the Woden Bus Station, Route 831 will now depart from Platform 3 until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience.

QCITY woden map

Passengers, please note that from Good Friday (March 30) through to Easter Monday (April 2), and on ANZAC Day (April 25), there will be temporary changes to existing Transborder services.

DATE HOLIDAY TIMETABLE
Friday 30th March Good Friday No service
Saturday 31st March Easter Saturday No service
Sunday 1st April Easter Sunday No service
Monday 2nd April Easter Monday No service
Wednesday 25th April Anzac Day No service

 

Normal timetables will apply on all other days.

Transborder wish to advise that our office hours are 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday. Our office will be closed on Public Holidays.

We wish all our passengers and Happy and Safe Easter period.

Commencing Monday, 5 March 2018, a new fare structure will be introduced on all Qcity Transit and Transborder services.


Transborder Route Services

 ONE WAYDAILY
  Full FareConcessionFull FareConcession
Yass to Murrumbateman Village $4.90 $2.40 $12.10 $6.00
Yass to Hall $9.60 $4.80  $21.50  $10.70 
Yass to Civic/Woden $9.60  $4.80  $21.50  $10.70 
Yass to Queanbeyan $9.60  $4.80  $21.50 $10.70 
Murrumbateman to Hall $4.90  $2.40  $14.00 $7.80 
Murrumbateman to Civic/Woden $7.20  $3.60  $16.70  $8.30 
Murrumbateman to Queanbeyan $9.60 $4.80  $21.50  $10.70 
Hall Region to Civic $4.90  $2.40  $12.40  $6.80 

Daily ticket is available for daily travel within the appropriate travel band


SSTS

 ONE WAY
  Full Fare
Local - QBN < > Jerra $1.70 
Urban - QBN < > Canberra $2.40 
Country $4.80 

 

Fares authorised by Transport for NSW

Our 2017/2018 Christmas route services will operate as listed below:

DATE HOLIDAY TIMETABLE
Monday 25th December Christmas Day No Service
Tuesday 26th December Boxing Day No Service
Wednesday 27th December   Reduced Service (see below)
Thursday 28th December   Reduced Service (see below)
Friday 29th December   Reduced Service (see below)
Monday 1st January New Years Day No Service
Tuesday 2nd January   Normal services resume

 

Reduced services:
(Only these services will operate)

6:40am departure to Canberra
5:08pm departure to Yass

Applications for next year are now open for lodgement with Transport for NSW at the following website:

https://apps.transport.nsw.gov.au/ssts/applyNow

Please note: Students who are currently eligible under the SSTS and transitioning from Year 2 to Year 3 or Year 6 to Year 7 at the same school campus will no longer need to re-apply, however, eligibility will be re-assessed by Transport for NSW to determine if the student is still eligible based on their residential distance from the school.
Students who are changing campuses or schools will still need to reapply for the SSTS as normal.
If you have any further questions about the SSTS or the eligibility requirements please contact the Qcity Transit School Services Coordinator on (02) 6299 3722 (option 1).

Parents/care givers and students please be advised of the following change to the school bus service from Yass and Murrumbateman to several Canberra schools commencing Thursday 1st June 2017.

Students who currently catch school bus 80 Emu from Yass, Barton Hwy and Murrumbateman in the morning and afternoon and transfer to 87 Possum from Hall will now be able to catch school bus 97 Kookaburra.

School bus 97 will operate both morning and afternoon and travel direct to the schools listed below. Bus 97 will not service Hall Interchange in the mornings or afternoons.

This proposal will operate as a trial service and is subject to scheduling variations as needs require.

 

*All existing services will continue to operate as normal, including the Possum and Emu school services.

*Bus 97 will not service Hall Interchange in the mornings or afternoons.

*Bus 97 will not service Marist College in the mornings.

 

School Bus 97 AM services

Origin Pickup AM Destination
Yass Depot (Rossi St 6:55am Canberra Grammar campuses and St Edmunds College
Yass Interchange 6:58am Canberra Grammar campuses and St Edmunds College
Murrumbateman Village 7:15am Canberra Grammar campuses and St Edmunds College
Merryville Dr & Suffolk Pl 7:29am Canberra Grammar campuses and St Edmunds College
Barton Hwy/Braidwood Ln 7:45am Canberra Grammar campuses and St Edmunds College

 

School Bus 97 PM services

Origin Pickup AM Destination

Marist College

3:15pm Barton Hwy, Murrumbateman & Yass
Grammar Girls Jnr 3:34pm Barton Hwy, Murrumbateman & Yass
Grammar Girls Snr 3:35pm Barton Hwy, Murrumbateman & Yass
Grammar Boys Jnr 3:38pm Barton Hwy, Murrumbateman & Yass
Grammar Boys Snr 3:38pm Barton Hwy, Murrumbateman & Yass
St Edmunds College 3:47pm Barton Hwy, Murrumbateman & Yass

 

If you require further information please do not hesitate to contact our SSTS team on 6299 3722.

Parents/care givers and students please be advised of the following change to school bus services from Lyneham High School run 79 commencing Monday 1st May 2017.

School run 79 will be replaced by new school run 77 and will depart from Lyneham High School at 3.18pm instead of the current time for run 79 of 3.38pm.

If you require further information please do not hesitate to contact our SSTS team on 6299 3722.

Parents/care givers and students please be advised of the following change to the #97 (Kookaburra) bus service commencing Monday, 17 July 2017.

The #97 (Kookaburra) bus service is still operating as a trial service and will remain as such until the end of the school year, however, there has been a timing change on the departure times for this service from the Yass Interchange.

Please note that there have not been any changes to the route for this service at this stage.

Origin Pickup AM Destination
Yass Depot (Rossi St 7:05am Canberra Grammar School campuses, St Edmund’s and St Clare’s Colleges
Yass Interchange 7:08am Canberra Grammar School campuses, St Edmund’s and St Clare’s Colleges
Murrumbateman Village 7:20am Canberra Grammar School campuses, St Edmund’s and St Clare’s Colleges
Murrumbateman Winery 7:30am Canberra Grammar School campuses, St Edmund’s and St Clare’s Colleges
Barton Hwy before Briarwood Lane 7:40am Canberra Grammar School campuses, St Edmund’s and St Clare’s Colleges

 

Please also note: There are no proposed changes to the afternoon service. 

If you require further information please do not hesitate to contact our SSTS team on 6299 3722.

Parents/care givers and students please be advised of the following changes to school bus services from Adastra bus stop commencing Monday 1st May 2017.

Due to changes involving the servicing of Valencia Estate there will be changes in bus pickup times. The School bus runs 83, 89 and 77 are affected by this change. Please see changes below.

AM Dingo School Bus 89

7:13am      Depart Adastra truck stop

7:19am      Depart Barton Highway and Valencia Dr

7:24am      Depart Jiparu turnaround

Continue normal route in Murrumbateman

PM Crocodile School Bus 77

3:55pm      Depart Hall Interchange

4:30pm      Arrive Barton Highway and Valencia Dr

4:35pm      Arrive Jiparu turnaround

5:10pm      Arrive Barton Highway and Valencia Dr

5:15pm      Arrive Jiparu turnaround 

 

PM Koala School Bus 83

4:35pm      Depart Hall Interchange

4:55pm      Arrive McIntosh Circuit (interchange to Crocodile for Valencia Estate)

 

If you require further information please do not hesitate to contact our SSTS team on 6299 3722.