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School bus services commencing 30th January 2019 are now available by clicking here.

Although there are no changes to the current school services numbered S101 – S136, the following school services are being introduced to improve service reliability through reduced overcrowding on existing route services.

NOTE: Student travel is restricted to school special services where they are provided.

S137 Waterloo Rd to Beverly Hills Girls High School via Greenacre, Punchbowl and Roselands
S138 Penshurst Station to Lugarno (Cedar St) via Narwee and Riverwood

Plan you trip at Transport for NSW

Punchbowl Bus Company will operate the following services over the December/January holiday period.

25th December 2018 (Christmas Day) - Christmas Timetable
26th December 2018 (Boxing Day) - Sunday Timetable
1st January 2019 (New Year's Day) - Sunday Timetable
26th January 2019 (Australia Day) - Saturday Timetable
28th January 2019 (Australia Day Public Holiday) - Sunday Timetable

A copy of the Christmas Timetable can be obtained from bus drivers or downloaded here.

Punchbowl Bus Company wishes its customers a Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year

The Punchbowl On Demand service in the Bankstown area - Catch The Pod will be ceasing at 11:59PM, 14 October 2018.

Thank you for your support during the trial of On Demand public bus services in Bankstown.

The trial has provided an opportunity to understand how On Demand Transport can be used as part of the overall public transport network. The trial will cease to operate as of 11:59pm, 14 October 2018.

Learnings from this pilot will help inform Transport for NSW’s planning of future transport services, and create opportunities to implement new transport models that improve customer outcomes for you.

We thank you once more for your interest and support of the Bankstown trial.

The following changes to School Specials S108 and S121 will commence on Monday 20th August 2018.

  • S108 will no longer operate via Herbert St, Clifton St, Algernon St or Rosa St once leaving Oatley Public School.
  • S121 will depart 1 minute earlier from Cullens Rd after Belair St, Punchbowl before operating existing route to Isaac St. From here bus will operate via Route 944 (Peakhurst Heights) to Mortdale Station (8:20) before operating existing route to Marist College and Penshurst Girls High School.

Amended school service listings can be obtained below:

Route 450 departing Westfield Hurstville at 16:18 (Saturday) will extend to Roselands Shopping Centre from Saturday, 30th June 2018 arriving at 16:36.

Due to changes to vehicle scheduling there will be minor changes to wheelchair accessible services from Monday 12th March 2018. Please click here to view updated timetables.

New timetables will be introduced from 26 November, including almost 7,000 extra weekly trips across the bus network.

New services will be added to routes across Western Sydney, the Eastern Suburbs, Inner West, Lower North Shore and Northern Suburbs, Illawarra and Central Coast.

Region 5 changes from Sunday 26th November 2017

  • Route 450 Strathfield to Hurstville – extra services will be running on weeknights and Saturdays. However, it will no longer run between Strathfield and Burwood.
  • Route 944 Bankstown to Mortdale – extra services will be running on weekdays. However, services will no longer run between Mortdale and Hurstville.
  • Route 946 Bankstown to Roselands – extra services will be running on weekdays. However, services will no longer run between Roselands and Hurstville.
  • Route S14 Mt Lewis to Lakemba – will operate via Beverly Hills Station, Ponyara loop and Cooloongatta Rd.

To improve the reliability of bus services on routes 446, 941 and 946 and to provide better access for residents, these routes will be adjusted as follows.

  • Route 446 will operate via Preddys Rd and Doonan St, instead of Laycock St, Alston St, Stoney Creek Rd and Henderson Rd in Bexley.
  • Route 941/946 will operate via Greenacre Rd and Sir Joseph Banks St, instead of Stacey St in Bankstown.

View the new network map.

Download your new timetables here.