School bus operators

Bus operators of the Sydney and Outer metropolitan bus system contracts. School bus information for all school buses travelling in the greater metropolitan area is available on the trip planner.

Click on the bus operator name below to access their school timetables or contact the operators during their hours of operation for information about school bus timetables and routes. For after hours service, call 131 500.

If you know your school route number, you can check Timetables & Maps for timetables and route maps.

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Sydney Metropolitan bus service contract operators

Bus operatorPhoneOpening hours
Busabout 9607 0004 Mon-Fri 07:30-17:00
Busways (Penrith) 4721 8871 Mon-Fri 07:00-19:00
Busways (Windsor) 4574 9200 Mon-Fri 07:00-19:00
Forest Coach Lines 9450 2277 Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00
Hillsbus 9890 0000 Mon-Fri 7:30-17:30
Interline Bus Services 9605 1811 Mon-Fri 8:30-17:00
Punchbowl Bus Company 9153 8787 Mon-Fri 8:00-16:30
State Transit school bus (Sydney Buses) 131 500 24 hours, 7 days
Transdev NSW 8700 0555 Mon-Fri 8:00-17:00*
Transit Systems 8778 5830 Mon-Fri 08:00-17:00

*Except public holidays

Outer Metropolitan bus service contracts - Blue Mountains operators

Bus operatorPhoneOpening hours
Blue Mountains Transit 4751 1077 Mon-Fri 08:30-17:00;
Sat 08:00-11:00

Outer Metropolitan bus service contracts - Newcastle, Hunter and Central Coast operators

Bus operatorPhoneOpening hours
Busways (Gosford) 4368 2277 Mon-Fri 07:30-19:00
Busways (Wyong) 4392 6666 Mon-Fri 07:00-17:30
Busways (North Coast) 4983 1560 Mon-Fri 8:00-17:00
Coastal Liner Coaches 4392 3050 Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00
Hunter Valley Buses 9890 0000 Mon-Fri 07:30-17:30
Newcastle Buses 9508 2900 Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00
Port Stephens Coaches 4982 2940 Mon-Fri 08:30-17:00;
Sat 08:00-11:00
Red Bus Service 4332 8655 Mon-Fri 08:00-17:00
Rover Coaches 4990 1699 Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00

Outer Metropolitan bus service contracts - Illawarra

Bus operatorPhoneOpening hours
Dion's Bus Service 4254 4888 Mon-Fri 08:00-17:00
Premier Illawarra 4271 1322 Mon-Fri 07:00-17:00;
Sat 07:00-12:00