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Opal fare changes from 6 July

Opal fares will change from Monday 6 July 2020 including a temporary 50% discount for off-peak travel on metro/train, bus and light rail services.

From 6 July:

  • There will be a temporary 50% discount for off-peak fares on metro, train, bus and light rail services.
  • Weekday peak fare travel times will be extended.
Days of the week Sydney metro/train, bus and light rail
peak times
Intercity train peak times
Monday to Friday

6.30am-10am

3pm-7pm

6am-10am

3pm-7pm

  • A new $8.05 all-day travel cap on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays will be introduced.
  • There will also be changes to fares during peak times within 0-3km fare band for buses and light rail.

Opal benefits remain the same, including:

  • $2.50 unlimited daily travel for Senior/Pensioner Opal card holders
  • Weekday and weekly travel caps
  • Half-price fares after eight paid journeys in one week

Find out more about Opal benefits.

Find out more about Opal fares and payments.