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New bus services for Wagga Wagga

Wagga will gain more than 240 new additional weekly bus services as part of a regional growth bus program to improve bus services in regional areas. There will be more bus services and longer operating hours on key routes to connect you to where you need to go.

The new bus network includes better connections with Charles Sturt University (CSU) and Riverina TAFE, and brand new routes for Tatton and Bomen Business Park. For the first time, services will run on Sundays.

The additional and improved services will start from Monday 30 March 2020.

Find out more about the regional growth bus program.

Route Service changes
School routes
  • Adjustments to some school services across Wagga
  • Access to Lutheran Primary School bus stop is now limited to current students only. Students who do not attend Lutheran Primary School can use the new bus stops at Deakin Avenue, Lloyd Rd or Lakeside Dr or use existing bus stops for school services across Wagga.
Route 960
Charles Sturt University via Kooringal, Central Wagga and Estella
  • Increased services to operate every hour between Lake Albert and CSU
  • Straightened route now extends to CSU and Estella
  • New Thursday, Friday and Saturday services run until 9pm
  • New Sunday services run from 8am to 6.30pm
  • Route no longer runs via Tatton, TAFE, Railway Street or Red Hill Road between Tamar Drive and Plumpton Road. New Route 969 and improvements to other services provide connections to these areas64 extra weekly services
Route 961
Central Wagga to Bourkelands via Mount Austin and Lloyd
  • 41 extra weekly services
  • Adjusted route extends to Lloyd
  • Northbound services into the CBD run via Best Street, connecting at Wagga Courthouse with buses to CSU
  • Thursday, Friday and Saturday services now run until 8.30pm
  • New Sunday services run from 9am to 4.30pm
  • Route no longer runs to Springvale Drive
Route 962
Central Wagga to Glenfield via Ashmont and Turvey Park (counter-clockwise loop)
  • 37 extra weekly services
  • Combined routes 962 and 963 provide services every 30 minutes between Southcity Shopping Centre and the CBD
  • Northbound services into the CBD run via Docker Street and Gurwood Street, connecting at Wagga Courthouse with buses to CSU
  • Thursday, Friday and Saturday services now run until 9pm
  • New Sunday services run from 8am to 5.30pm
Route 963
Central Wagga to Glenfield via Ashmont and Turvey Park (clockwise loop)
  • 47 extra weekly services
  • Together, routes 962 and 963 provide services every 30 minutes between South City Shopping Centre and the CBD
  • Northbound services into the CBD run via Docker Street and Gurwood Street, connecting at Wagga Courthouse with buses to CSU
  • Thursday, Friday and Saturday services now until 8.30pm
  • New Sunday services run from 9am to 4.30pm
Route 965
Forest Hills to Wagga via East Wagga
  • 35 extra weekly services
  • New earlier services into the CBD on weekday mornings
  • Thursday, Friday and Saturday services now until 8pm
  • New Sunday services run from 9am to 4pm
Route 966
Central Wagga to Estella Rise via North Wagga and Estella
  • 21 extra weekly services
  • Thursday, Friday and Saturday services now until 9pm
  • New Sunday services run from 8am to 5pm
  • Adjusted Route 966 replaces routes 964 and 968, with buses every two hours, seven days a week, for Estella Rise and areas previously services by Route 964
Route 969
Tatton to Wagga via Mount Austin and Turvey Park (Riverina TAFE)
(New route)
  • 140 new direct weekly services between Tatton and the CBD
  • Services stop at TAFE and the Botanic Gardens
  • New Route 969 connects at Lakeside Drive interchange with Route 960 for services to CSU via Kooringal
  • Thursday, Friday and Saturday services run until 8pm
  • Sunday services run from 8am to 5.30pm
  • Morning and afternoon school buses are the only services on this route that run directly between Tatton and Kooringal Mall, and via Railway Street in town1
Wagga to Bomen service (Route 970 and D970)
Suburbs across Wagga to Bomen Business Park
(New trial service)
  • New public transport service to and from Bomen Business Park
  • Runs on weekday mornings and afternoons, and on Saturdays
  • Offers fixed-schedule services and bookable options
  • Pick-up and drop-off locations in suburbs across Wagga
  • Learn more about these services