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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 Sunday 31 January.

View the January tidal notice calendar (pdf 43KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Friday 1: 16:07, 17:07
  • Saturday 2: 17:07
  • Sunday 3: 17:07, 18:02, 18:07
  • Monday 4: 19:22
  • Sunday 10: 12:07
  • Monday 11: 13:07, 14:07
  • Tuesday 12: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Wednesday 13: 14:07, 15:07, 16:25
  • Thursday 14: 15:07, 16:25, 18:22
  • Friday 15: 16:25, 18:22
  • Saturday 16: 17:07, 18:07
  • Sunday 17: 18:02, 18:07
  • Wednesday 27: 14:07
  • Thursday 28: 14:07, 15:07
  • Friday 29: 15:07, 16:25
  • Saturday 30: 15:07, 16:07, 17:07
  • Sunday 31: 16:02, 16:07, 17:02, 17:07, 18:02

Services departing Parramatta

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

  • Friday 1: 17:38, 18:38
  • Saturday 2: 18:38
  • Sunday 3: 18:38
  • Sunday 10: 13:38
  • Monday 11: 14:38, 15:38
  • Tuesday 12: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Wednesday 13: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55
  • Thursday 14: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Friday 15: 17:55, 18:55
  • Saturday 16: 18:38, 19:37
  • Wednesday 27: 15:38
  • Thursday 28: 15:38, 16:38
  • Friday 29: 16:38, 17:55
  • Saturday 30: 16:38, 17:38, 18:38
  • Sunday 31: 17:38, 18:38

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

View the February tidal notice calendar (pdf 43KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Monday 1: 16:25, 18:22, 19:22
  • Tuesday 2: 18:22, 19:22
  • Wednesday 3: 19:22
  • Monday 8: 12:07
  • Tuesday 9: 13:07, 14:07
  • Wednesday 10: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Thursday 11: 14:07, 15:07
  • Friday 12: 15:07, 16:07
  • Saturday 13: 15:07, 16:07
  • Sunday 14: 16:07, 17:02, 17:07
  • Monday 15: 16:25,18:22
  • Thursday 25: 13:07, 14:07
  • Friday 26: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Saturday 27: 14:07, 15:07
  • Sunday 28: 14:07, 15:02, 15:07, 16:02, 16:07, 17:02

Services departing Parramatta

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

  • Monday 1: 17:55, 18:55
  • Tuesday 2: 18:55
  • Monday 8: 13:38
  • Tuesday 9: 14:38, 15:38
  • Wednesday 10: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Thursday 11: 15:38, 16:38
  • Friday 12: 16:38, 17:55
  • Saturday 13: 16:38, 17:38
  • Sunday 14: 17:38, 17:38
  • Monday 15: 17:55, 18:55
  • Thursday 25: 14:38, 15:38
  • Friday 26: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Saturday 27: 15:38, 16:38
  • Sunday 28: 15:38, 16:38, 17:38

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

View the March tidal notice calendar (pdf 44KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Monday 1: 15:07, 16:25, 18:22
  • Tuesday 2: 16:25, 18:22
  • Wednesday 3: 18:22, 19:22
  • Wednesday 10: 13:07
  • Thursday 11: 13:07, 14:07
  • Friday 12:  14:07, 15:07
  • Saturday 13: 14:07, 15:07
  • Sunday 14:  15:02, 15:07, 16:02, 16:07
  • Monday 15: 16:25
  • Friday 26:  13:07
  • Saturday 27: 13:07, 14:07
  • Sunday 28:  13:07, 14:07, 15:02, 15:07
  • Monday 29: 14:07, 15:07
  • Tuesday 30: 15:07, 16:25
  • Wednesday 31: 16:25

Services departing Parramatta

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

  • Monday 1: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Tuesday 2: 06:24, 17:55, 18:55
  • Wednesday 3: 06:24, 18:55
  • Wednesday 10: 14:38
  • Thursday 11: 14:38, 15:38
  • Friday 12: 15:38, 16:38
  • Saturday 13: 15:38, 16:38
  • Sunday 14: 16:38, 17:38
  • Monday 15: 17:55
  • Friday 26: 14:38
  • Saturday 27: 14:38, 15:38
  • Sunday 28: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Monday 29: 15:38, 16:38
  • Tuesday 30: 16:38, 17:55
  • Wednesday 31: 06:24, 17:55

See below for a list of ferry services replaced by buses between Parramatta and Rydalmere from Thursday 1 to Wednesday 28 March.

View the April tidal notice calendar (pdf 45KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Thursday 1: 06:52
  • Saturday 24: 11:07
  • Sunday 25: 11:07, 12:07
  • Monday 26: 12:07, 13:07
  • Tuesday 27: 13:07
  • Wednesday 28: 14:07

Services departing Parramatta

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

  • Thursday 1: 06:24, 07:24
  • Friday 2: 07:38
  • Saturday 24: 12:38
  • Sunday 25: 12:38, 13:38
  • Monday 26: 13:38, 14:38
  • Tuesday 27: 14:38
  • Wednesday 28: 15:38