Check your school bus trip prior to 1 July
Parents and students are being urged to check their school bus timetable ahead of changes to some school services from 1 July designed to improve reliability. Keolis Downer Corporate Affairs Director, Andrew Fletcher said Newcastle Transport operates over 150 school services every weekday, in addition to regular bus routes, transporting over 7,000 students to and […]
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Be prepared: plan your trip now
Customers are being encouraged to plan their trip ahead of service improvements that will take effect across the Newcastle Transport network on Sunday 30 June. Keolis Downer Corporate Affairs Director, Andrew Fletcher said customer and staff feedback and data from over 200,000 trips has informed the changes, which will improve reliability and connections, and ensure […]
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Newcastle Transport service improvements
Newcastle Transport’s On-Demand service area will double in size from 30 June this year, to extend to 27,000 residents in Redhead, Jewells, Floraville, Croudace Bay, Valentine, Belmont North and Belmont. Andrew Fletcher, Keolis Downer Hunter Director of Corporate Affairs, said they have listened to customers, spoken to their drivers and analysed their data in making […]
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Newcastle Transport Hub on the move
The Newcastle Transport Hub will be relocated to the multimodal Newcastle Interchange from Monday 29 April. The successful Newcastle Transport Hub has been a one-stop-shop for customers since mid‑2017, helping customers navigate bus and ferry network changes and preparing the community for light rail. Keolis Downer Hunter Director of Corporate Affairs, Andrew Fletcher, said Customer […]
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25
Apr
Think public transport to get to 2019 Anzac Day services
Newcastle Transport will run additional bus, ferry and light rail services from 3:30am to the dawn service at Nobbys Beach on Anzac Day. Novocastrians are being urged to leave the car at home, or park near a frequent public transport route, and take advantage of Newcastle Transport’s multimodal network. Whether you’re travelling to Nobbys or […]
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2
Mar
Tunes on the Tram presents Jordan Snowden
02.03.19 Start: 16.30pm End: 18.30pm We know we love our live music here in Newcastle. Why not enjoy some tunes this weekend on board light rail? Jordan Snowden will be playing on Saturday, 2 March between 4.30pm and 6.30pm
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Light rail is here
History was made today with the start of light rail passenger services and the first tram departing Newcastle Interchange at 5:05am. Newcastle’s sleek red light rail vehicles have become a regular feature of the city’s streetscape, having travelled the equivalent of Newcastle to Perth and back again during extensive testing, commissioning and driver training. General […]
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