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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 Saturday 1 to Monday 31 January.

View the January tidal notice calendar (pdf 77KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Monday 17: 14:07, 15:07
  • Tuesday 18: 14:07, 15:07, 16:25
  • Wednesday 19: 15:07, 16:25, 18:22
  • Thursday 20: 15:07, 16:25, 18:22
  • Friday 21: 16:25, 18:22, 19:22
  • Saturday 22: 17:07, 18:07
  • Sunday 23: 18:02, 18:07
  • Saturday 29: 11:07, 12:07, 13:07
  • Sunday 30: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Monday 31: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07, 16:25

Services departing Parramatta

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

  • Monday 17: 15:38, 16:38
  • Tuesday 18: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55
  • Wednesday 19: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Thursday 20: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Friday 21: 17:55, 18:55
  • Saturday 22: 18:38, 19:38
  • Saturday 29: 12:38, 13:38, 14:38
  • Sunday 30: 12:28, 13:38, 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Monday 31:14:38, 15:38, 16:38, 17:55

See below for a list of ferry services replaced by buses between Parramatta and Rydalmere from Tuesday 1 to Monday 28 February.

View the February tidal notice calendar (pdf 111KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Tuesday 1: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07, 16:25, 18:22
  • Wednesday 2: 14:07, 15:07, 16:25, 18:22, 19:22
  • Thursday 3: 15:07, 16:25, 18:22, 19:22
  • Friday 4: 16:25, 18:22, 19:22
  • Saturday 5: 17:07, 18:07
  • Tuesday 15: 14:07, 15:07
  • Wednesday 16: 14:07, 15:07
  • Thursday 17: 14:07, 15:07, 16:25
  • Friday 18: 15:07, 16:25, 18:22
  • Saturday 19: 15:07, 16:07, 17:07
  • Sunday 20: 16:02, 16:07, 17:02, 17:07, 18:02, 18:07
  • Monday 21: 18:22, 19:22
  • Sunday 27: 11:07, 12:07, 13:07
  • Monday 28: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07

Services departing Parramatta

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

  • Tuesday 1: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Wednesday 2: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Thursday 3: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Friday 4: 06:24, 17:55, 18:55
  • Saturday 5: 18:38, 19:38
  • Tuesday 15: 15:38, 16:38
  • Wednesday 16: 15:38, 16:38
  • Thursday 17: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55
  • Friday 18: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Saturday 19: 16:38, 17:38, 18:38
  • Sunday 20: 17:38, 18:38
  • Monday 21: 18:55
  • Sunday 27: 12:28, 12:38, 13:38, 14:38
  • Monday 28: 13:38, 14:38, 15:38

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

View the March tidal notice calendar (pdf 77KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Tuesday 1: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Wednesday 2: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07, 16:25
  • Thursday 3: 14:07, 15:07, 16:25, 18:22
  • Friday 4: 15:07, 16:25, 18:22
  • Saturday 5: 16:07, 17:07
  • Wednesday 16: 13:07, 14:07
  • Thursday 17: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Friday 18: 14:07, 15:07, 16:25
  • Saturday 19: 14:07, 15:07, 16:07
  • Sunday 20: 15:02, 15:07, 16:02, 16:07, 17:02, 17:07
  • Monday 21: 16:25, 18:22
  • Tuesday 22: 06:52
  • Monday 28: 11:07, 12:07
  • Tuesday 29: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07
  • Wednesday 30: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07
  • Thursday 31: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07

Services departing Parramatta

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

  • Tuesday 1: 13:38, 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Wednesday 2: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38, 17:55
  • Thursday 3: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Friday 4: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Saturday 5: 17:38, 18:38
  • Wednesday 16: 14:38, 15:38
  • Thursday 17: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Friday 18: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55
  • Saturday 19: 15:38, 16:38, 17:38
  • Sunday 20: 16:38, 17:38, 18:38
  • Monday 21: 06:24, 17:55, 18:55
  • Tuesday 22: 06:24, 07:24
  • Monday 28: 12:38, 13:28
  • Tuesday 29: 13:38, 14:38, 15:38
  • Wednesday 30: 13:38, 14:38, 15:38
  • Thursday 31: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38

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