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Ferries at low tide and replacement buses

Certain ferry services cannot run because of the low tide. They are replaced by buses between Parramatta and Rydalmere. This information is updated each month and replacement buses are also displayed in the Trip Planner.

See below for a list of ferry services replaced by buses between Parramatta and Rydalmere from Friday 1 to Saturday 30 April.

View the April tidal notice calendar (pdf 112KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Friday 1: 14:07, 15:07
  • Saturday 2: 14:07, 15:07, 14:07
  • Thursday 14: 11:07, 12:07
  • Friday 15: 12:07, 13:07
  • Saturday 16: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07
  • Sunday 17: 13:07, 14:07, 15:02
  • Monday 18: 14:07
  • Thursday 21: 06:52
  • Thursday 28: 12:07

Services departing Parramatta

Parramatta Wharf services leave from Corner of Philip & Charles St, Parramatta.

  • Friday 1: 15:38, 16:38
  • Saturday 2: 15:38, 16:38, 17:38
  • Thursday 14: 12:38, 13:38
  • Friday 15: 13:38, 14:38
  • Saturday 16: 13:38, 14:38, 15:38
  • Sunday 17: 14:38, 15:38
  • Wednesday 20: 06:24
  • Thursday 21: 06:24, 07:24
  • Thursday 28: 13:38

See below for a list of ferry services replaced by buses between Parramatta and Rydalmere from Sunday 1 to Tuesday 31 May.

View the May tidal notice calendar (pdf 76KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Saturday 14: 11:07, 12:07
  • Sunday 15: 13:07, 14:07
  • Monday 16: 13:07
  • Friday 20: 06:52

Services departing Parramatta

Parramatta Wharf services leave from Corner of Philip & Charles St, Parramatta.

  • Saturday 14: 12:38, 13:38
  • Sunday 15: 14:38, 15:38
  • Monday 16: 14:38
  • Thursday 19: 06:24
  • Friday 20: 06:24, 07:24
  • Saturday 21: 07:38

See below for a list of ferry services replaced by buses between Parramatta and Rydalmere from Wednesday 1 to Thursday 30 June.

View the June tidal notice calendar (pdf 76KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Sunday 19: 07:07
  • Monday 20: 07:07

Services departing Parramatta

Parramatta Wharf services leave from Corner of Philip & Charles St, Parramatta.

  • Thursday 16: 06:24
  • Friday 17: 06:24
  • Saturday 18: 07:38
  • Sunday 19: 07:38, 08:38
  • Monday 20: 07:38, 08:38

See below for a list of ferry services replaced by buses between Parramatta and Rydalmere from Friday 1 to Sunday 31 July.

View the July tidal notice calendar (pdf 77KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Monday 11: 09:07, 10:07, 15:07, 16:25, 18:22
  • Tuesday 12: 10:07, 11:07, 12:07, 16:25, 18:22, 19:22
  • Wednesday 13: 11:07, 12:07, 13:07, 16:25, 18:22, 19:22
  • Thursday 14: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07, 18:22, 19:22
  • Friday 15: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07, 19:22
  • Saturday 16: 14:07, 15:07
  • Monday 18: 06:52
  • Tuesday 19: 06:52, 07:52
  • Wednesday 20: 06:52, 07:52
  • Thursday 28: 19:22
  • Friday 29: 19:22

Services departing Parramatta

Parramatta Wharf services leave from Corner of Philip & Charles St, Parramatta.

  • Monday 11: 10:38, 11:38, 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Tuesday 12: 11:38, 12:38, 13:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Wednesday 13: 12:38, 13:38, 14:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Thursday 14: 13:38, 14:38, 15:38, 18:55
  • Friday 15: 06:24, 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Saturday 16: 15:38, 16:38
  • Sunday 17: 07:38
  • Monday 18: 06:24, 07:24
  • Tuesday 19: 06:24, 07:24, 08:24
  • Wednesday 20: 06:24, 07:24, 08:24

See below for a list of ferry services replaced by buses between Parramatta and Rydalmere from Monday 1 to Wednesday 31 August.

View the August tidal notice calendar (pdf 77KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Tuesday 9: 15:07, 16:25, 18:22
  • Wednesday 10: 10:07, 11:07, 15:07, 16:25, 18:22, 19:22
  • Thursday 11: 11:07, 12:07, 13:07, 16:25, 18:22, 19:22
  • Friday 12: 11:07, 12:07, 13:07, 14:07, 18:22, 19:22
  • Saturday 13: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Sunday 14: 13:07, 14:07, 15:02, 15:07, 16:02, 16:07
  • Monday 15: 14:07, 15:07, 16:25
  • Tuesday 16: 06:52, 16:25
  • Wednesday 17: 06:52
  • Saturday 27: 12:07, 13:07
  • Sunday 28: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07
  • Monday 29: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Tuesday 30: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Wednesday 31: 06:24, 15:38, 16:38

Services departing Parramatta

Parramatta Wharf services leave from Corner of Philip & Charles St, Parramatta.

  • Monday 1: 06:24
  • Tuesday 2: 06:24
  • Wednesday 3: 06:24
  • Thursday 4: 06:24
  • Tuesday 9: 16:38
  • Wednesday 10: 11:38, 12:38, 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Thursday 11: 12:38, 13:38, 14:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Friday 12: 12:38, 13:38, 14:38, 15:38, 18:55
  • Saturday 13: 13:38, 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Sunday 14: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38, 17:38
  • Monday 15: 06:24, 15:38, 16:38, 17:55
  • Tuesday 16: 06:24, 16:25
  • Wednesday 17: 06:24, 07:24
  • Saturday 27: 13:38, 14:38
  • Sunday 28: 13:38, 14:38, 15:38
  • Monday 29: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Tuesday 30: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Wednesday 31: 06:24, 15:38, 16:38