Campus bus

The University operates a free bus service on the Camperdown/Darlington Campus throughout the year, and on the Cumberland Campus during Orientation and teaching weeks.

Camperdown/Darlington bus to Redfern

Campus bus

The free afternoon bus service runs approximately every 15–20 minutes between Fisher Library and Redfern train station. This service is available to staff and students.

Standing on the bus is not permitted, so you will only be able to board if seats are available. If you want to get off before the bus reaches the Redfern Station, you will need to signal the driver to pull over at a designated stop. The bus will not pick up or set down passengers between stops.

There are two bus services: regular and express. The buses departs Fisher Library and travel to Redfern Station via Manning Road, Western Avenue, Physics Road, Fisher Road, Butlin Avenue, Maze Crescent, and Blackwattle Creek Lane.

Current timetable

The bus schedule varies throughout the year, and is dictated by the Fisher Library hours of operation. The last bus leaves Fisher at library closing time.

Both buses run approximately every 15 minutes, Monday to Friday, according to the following schedule:


Hours of operation (during semester)

Hours of operation (outside semester)

Regular bus

4.30pm to 10.15pm

4.30pm to 8.15pm

Express bus

4.30pm to 8.30pm

4.30pm to 7.30pm

The Redfern bus service does not operate on weekends, public holidays or during the Christmas shut-down period.

Cumberland bus to Lidcombe

The free after-hours bus from Cumberland Campus to Lidcombe Station runs from 6.30 pm to 9.30pm on weekdays during Orientation and teaching weeks.

It departs from the bus stop just inside Gate 2 approximately every 20 minutes.

Bus service between our campuses

The University operates a free bus service between Fisher Library on the Camperdown Campus, Rozelle Campus (Sydney College of the Arts), Mallett Street (Sydney Nursing School), and Australian Technology Park.

Transport for people with disabilities

The University has an 8-seater mini bus with full hydraulic wheelchair lift, to assist people with disabilities. For more details, or to request a security escort, call Campus Security on 9351 3487.