A flexible bus service operates in particular zones to help Canberra residents, such as the aged or people with a mobility difficulty, to get from their home to local community locations. The fleet of mini buses are wheelchair accessible.
The service is assessed on a case-by-case basis. Eligibility consideration is given to:
- seniors card holders with mobility issues
- seniors card holders aged 70 or over
- people living in a nursing home and/or retirement village
- people impacted by a permanent or temporary disability that prevents them from accessing regular route services
- holders of a Vision Impaired (VIP), or Total and Permanently Incapacitated (TPI) travel pass.
Carers with a valid carers card are also welcome to travel – please let the operator know at time of booking.
Make a booking
Bookings must be made two days prior to travel.
To book the bus:
- phone 6205 3555 or email email@example.com and provide your details
- advise if you’ll have an accompanying carer
- the operator may offer alternative options or book your spot.
Booking office hours are 9am–4pm Monday to Friday with an answering machine after hours (leave a detailed message and an operator will call you back).
Pick up and return
Services operate Monday to Friday, 9:30 am - 1:30 pm. It does not operate on weekends, public holidays or public service shutdown periods.
Pick up of passengers from suburbs around the zones commences at 9.30am and return trips start promptly at 1.30pm.
Zone 1 - Belconnen
Florey, Higgins, Latham, Scullin, Page, Hawker, Weetangera, Cook, Macquarie, Aranda, Bruce, Giralang, Evatt, Melba, McKellar, Kaleen, Lawson, Bruce, Spence and Belconnen.
Pick up from home and then to Westfield Belconnen / Jamison Centre / Kippax Fair via Calvary Hospital on request.
Return journey: Pick up Calvary Hospital to Belconnen Bus Station (Platform 1) to Jamison Centre (Taxi rank) / Kippax Fair, then home drop off.
Zone 2 - Inner South
Deakin, Hughes, O'Malley, Phillip, Garran, Curtin, Red Hill, Narrabundah, Kingston, Griffith, Forrest and Yarralumla, Duffy, Holder, Rivett, Chapman, Stirling, Weston, Waramanga, Fisher, Lyons, Curtin, Pearce, Chifley, Torrens and Phillip.
Pick up from home and then to Westfield Woden / Cooleman Court / Southlands via Canberra Hospital on request.
Return journey: Pick up Canberra Hospital / Woden Bus Station (Platform 1) / Cooleman Court (Brierly St) / Southlands, then home drop off.
Zone 3 – Tuggeranong
Kambah, Wanniassa, Oxley, Fadden, Macarthur, Monash, Chisholm, Richardson, Isabella Plains, Bonython, Gordon, Calwell, Theodore, Conder and Banks.
Pick up from home and then to Hyperdome / Erindale Centre / Lanyon Marketplace via Canberra Hospital on request.
Return journey: Pick up Canberra Hospital / Erindale Centre / Hyperdome (Platform 1) / Lanyon Marketplace, then home drop off.
Zone 4 - Gungahlin
Amaroo, Bonner, Casey, Crace, Franklin, Forde, Harrison, Jacka, Kenny, Kinlyside, Moncreiff, Ngunnawal, Nicholls, Palmerston, Taylor, Throsby and Hall.
Pick up from home and then to Gungahlin Marketplace / Gold Creek Village via Calvary Hospital on request.
Return journey: Pick up from Calvary Hospital / Gungahlin Marketplace / Gold Creek Village, then home drop off.
Zone 5 - Inner North
Watson, Downer, Hackett, Dickson, Lyneham, Turner, O'Connor, Ainslie, Braddon, Acton, Reid, Campbell and Russell.
Pick up from home and then to Dickson Shops / Ainslie Shops / The Canberra Centre (Platform 1 City Bus Station) and Calvary Hospital on request.
Return journey: Pick up Calvary Hospital / Ainslie Shops / Canberra Centre (Platform 1 City Bus Station) / Dickson shops, then home drop off.
Group charter service
Large groups wishing to travel outside of serviced zones can book a group charter for a fee. Contact us for more information.
Find other community transport options.