Bus Routes

SCHOOL TRAVEL – 2015 Information

 

  • Contact the service provider for timetables and route information
  • A Travel Pass may not be used for travel to and from TAFE
  • Students must travel via the most direct route between home and school
  • Due to works being undertaken to the Newcastle train system, Wickham Station is currently inoperative. Students using the rail network are advised to use the Hamilton Station.

  

Newcastle Buses and Ferries

   General Enquires   1300 369997

   Lost Property     49741600

   Website              www.newcastlebuses.info

Students who live in the Newcastle area please write STA in Section 5 on the application form.

 

Edgeworth and Macquarie Hills Areas

Students who live in these areas may apply for a State Transit Bus Pass to Cardiff Station and a City Rail Pass to Wickham Station (two forms to be completed)

OR

Students may apply for a State Transit Bus Pass from home to Museum Bus stop at Newcastle West (only one form required).

 

Speers Point, Warners Bay and Lakelands Areas

Students may apply for a State Transit Bus Pass to Cockle Creek Station and a City Rail Pass to Wickham Station (two forms to be completed)

OR

Students may apply for a State Transit Bus Pass from home to Museum Bus stop at Newcastle West (only one form required).

 

 

Busways North Coast Pty Ltd

   Phone                 4983 1560

   Fax                    4983 1569

   Website              www.busways.com.au

Students who live in the following areas please write Busways North Coast in Section 5 on the application form: Raymond Terrace, Karuah, East Seaham, Eagleton, Tea Gardens, Hawks Nest, Booral, Stroud, North Arm Cove, Pindimar, Bundabah (towns north of Raymond Terrace).

 

 

Busways Wyong

   Phone                 4392 6666

   Fax                    4392 5831

   Website              www.busways.com.au

Students who live south of Swansea eg Nords’ Wharf, Summerland Point etc will need to complete two Bus Pass Application Forms. One for Busways for travel between home and Swansea, and one STA for travel from Swansea to school. Please write Busways or STA in Section 5 on the relevant form.

 

 

Port Stephens Coaches

   Phone                 4982 2940

   Fax                    4982 2926

   Website:             www.pscoaches.com.au

Students who live in the following areas please write Port Stephens Coaches in Section 5 on the application form: Fingal Bay, Tomaree Peninsula, Shoal Bay, Nelson Bay, Salamander Bay, Solders Point, Anna Bay, Williamtown, Bobs Farm, Salt Ash and all picks ups on the Nelson Bay Road.

 

 

Hunter Valley Buses - Thornton

   Phone                 4935 7200

   Fax                    4966 8200

   Website              www.cdcbus.com.au

Students who live in the following areas please write Hunter Valley Buses in Section 5 on the application form: Lemon Tree Passage, Mallabula, Tanilba, Minmi, Marylands, Wallsend, Black Hill, Fletcher, Medowie, Seaham Brandy Hill, Fullerton Cover, Fern Bay and Stockton.

 

o    Students who live in Stockton and catch the Ferry to Newcastle must complete two forms. One for the Hunter Valley Bus    
      from their home to Stockton Ferry Wharf and one STA form from Stockton Wharf to Newcastle Wharf. If the second
      application form is needed, please write STA Ferry in Section 5.

 

o    Students who live north of Meredith Avenue, Stockton, must travel directly from their home to SFX on the bus.

 

 

Hunter Valley Buses - Edgeworth

   Phone                 4958 2057

   Fax                    4958 2388

   Website              www.cdcbus.com.au

Students who live in the following areas please write Hunter Valley Buses in Section 5 on the application form: Seahampton, West Wallsend, Holmesville Killingsworth, Barnsley, Edgeworth Heights, Edgeworth, Glendale, Cameron Park (towns west of the crossroads).

 

 

Hunter Valley Buses – Morisset and Toronto West Areas

   Phone                 4973 2114

   Fax                    4959 1233

   Website              www.cdcbus.com.au

Wangi, Fishing Point, Acardia Vale, Balmoral, Buttaba, Rathmines

Students from these areas catch the Hunter Valley Bus to Awaba Station and then a City Rail Train to Wickham. Two application forms are required.

 

Toronto (south and west of the Boulevards), Coal Point, Carey Bay, Kilaben Bay, Fennell Bay, Bolton Point and Fassifern

Students from these areas catch the Hunter Valley Bus to Fassifern Station and then a City Rail Train to Wickham. Two application forms are required.

 

Avondale, Cooranbong, Morisset, Bonnells Bay, Yarrawonga Park, Balcolyn, Silverwater, Sunshine, Mirrabooka, Brightwaters, Windermere Park and Morisset Park

Students from these areas catch the Hunter Valley Bus to Morisset Station and then a City Rail Train to Wickham. Two application forms are required.