Information on this page is about the future bus network. To find out how to use the current network, visit the Getting Around page.

Local services in Gungahlin will provide frequent, reliable connections to the Gungahlin Town Centre from all suburbs in the region, including introduction of services into Moncrieff, Taylor and Throsby. Local services have been designed to move you within and across your region, connecting with frequent, direct, Rapid services at key locations including town centres.

From the new Gungahlin Bus Station at Gungahlin Place, customers can easily transfer to light rail for high-frequency, high capacity service via Flemington Road and Northbourne Avenue to Dickson and Civic or high-frequency Rapid 8 bus services to Belconnen.

What’s changed following consultation?

New Network map Gungahlin (PDF 397KB)

What we heard

What we heard – Gungahlin report (PDF 58KB)

YourSay online survey

Pop up roadshows

Phone survey


Community Council meeting

Stakeholder meetings


Gungahlin residents, or 13% of total respondents, provided feedback


people provided feedback at our 3 Gungahlin roadshows


people from Gungahlin completed the survey


emails received


people attended the Gungahlin Community Council 11 July 2018


The Grove Ngunnawal

Goodwin Village Crace

Concerns included:

  • having to walk further to bus stops
  • removal or reduction of direct routes, single seat journeys
    and rapid buses to Belconnen
  • service changes for Crace
  • longer travel times
  • connections with light rail and the ability of light rail to cope with huge numbers
  • road and bus station congestion
  • inadequate infrastructure eg. shelter needed to support increased patronage.

Benefits included:

  • direct routes to Belconnen
  • improved transport options, frequency and connectivity with the introduction of light rail
  • light rail will make travelling to city much easier.

Suggestions not relating to routes included:

  • improved interchange safety measures are needed
  • buses should be more frequent
  • footpaths in interchanges and at bus stops need improving
  • better signage is needed at Gungahlin interchange
  • new technologies for fare paying and future possibility of interconnectivity with other Australian states.

General Route Services for Gungahlin

Route Number


Light Rail Rapid 1Gungahlin Place, Franklin, Harrison, Dickson, Lyneham, Turner, Braddon, City Bus Station
Rapid 8Belconnen Bus Stations, Gungahlin Place 
18Gungahlin Place, Franklin, Harrison, Mitchell
19Gungahlin Place, Forde, Bonner, Amaroo
20Amaroo, Bonner, Forde, Gungahlin Place
21Gungahlin Place, Gungahlin, Palmerston, Franklin, Harrison, Throsby
22Gungahlin Place, Throsby, Harrison, Franklin, Palmerston, Gungahlin
23Gungahlin Place, Nicholls, Gold Creek, Crace, Palmerston, Gungahlin
24Gungahlin Place, Palmerston, Crace, Gold Creek, Nicholls, Gungahlin
25Gungahlin Place, Amaroo, Moncrieff, Taylor, Casey
26Gungahlin Place, Casey, Taylor, Moncrieff, Amaroo
27Gungahlin Place, Moncrieff, Ngunnawal, Casey
28Gungahlin Place, Amaroo, Ngunnawal, Casey