COVID-19: School and route travel advice

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  • Updated 10:30am, Tuesday 25 August

It’s essential that we all take the risks of the virus spreading very seriously and take steps to protect ourselves and our loved ones.

Following NSW Health advice, wearing a face mask while using public transport is strongly recommended.

Wear a mask, practice good hygiene, don’t travel if you are sick, and stick to the green dots.

Keep up to date with the latest travel information and advice.

School bus and route bus travel

Customers and parents are encouraged to regularly check this page for service updates below.

Service updates

Western Sydney Network
  • From Wednesday 1 July, the COVIDSafe Transport Plan will help support the next stage in the further easing of restrictions across NSW. You will see more green dots to show you the safest places to sit and stand, and reflect the increase in capacity available on buses.
  • All school and route bus services are currently operating to normal timetable
Central Coast Network
  • From Wednesday 1 July, the COVIDSafe Transport Plan will help support the next stage in the further easing of restrictions across NSW. You will see more green dots to show you the safest places to sit and stand, and reflect the increase in capacity available on buses.
  • From 3pm, Wednesday 25 March, to help protect the health of our drivers tickets will not be sold on board buses. You can use an Opal card, credit or debit card to pay for your travel.
  • All school and route bus services are currently operating as normal.
North Coast Networks
  • From Wednesday 1 July, the COVIDSafe Transport Plan will help support the next stage in the further easing of restrictions across NSW. You will see more green dots to show you the safest places to sit and stand, and reflect the increase in capacity available on buses.
  • To help protect the health of our drivers we encourage customers to pay by card when possible. If you have to pay by cash, please provide our drivers with the exact fare to minimise the handling of cash
  • All school and route bus services are currently operating as normal.
Non-operational school updates

Keep up-to-date with information on schools that have temporarily ceased operations at the Department of Education.

 

Information and advice on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

COVID-19: Travel advice

Keep up-to-date with the latest travel advice about novel coronoavirus (COVID-19) at Transport for NSW

NSW Government's response to COVID-19

Keep up-to-date with the latest travel advice about novel coronoavirus (COVID-19) at nsw.gov.au

Notifying Busways of confirmed cases of COVID-19 

To play our part in managing the outbreak in Australia and to protect our staff, please email us at infoline@busways.com.au should a decision be made to close your school or should anyone at your school test positive for COVID-19.