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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 Tuesday 1 to Wednesday 30 September.

View the September tidal notice calendar (pdf 45KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Tuesday 1 September: 12:07, 13:07
  • Wednesday 2 September: 13:07, 14:07
  • Thursday 3 September: 13:07, 14:07
  • Friday 4 September: 14:07, 15:07
  • Tuesday 15 September: 11:07
  • Wednesday 16 September: 11:07, 12:07, 13:07
  • Thursday 17 September: 11:07, 12:07, 13:07, 14:07
  • Friday 18 September: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Saturday 19 September: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07, 16:07
  • Sunday 20 September: 14:07, 15:02, 15:07, 16:02, 16:07, 17:02, 17:07, 18:02
  • Monday 21 September: 15:07, 17:19, 18:22, 19:22
  • Tuesday 22 September: 06:52, 17:19, 18:22, 19:22
  • Wednesday 23 September: 19:22
  • Wednesday 30 September: 12:07, 13:07

Services departing Parramatta

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

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

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

View the October tidal notice calendar (pdf 45KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

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

Services departing Parramatta

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

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

See below for a list of ferry services replaced by buses between Parramatta and Rydalmere from Sunday 1 to Monday 30 November.

View the November tidal notice calendar (pdf 45KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Sunday 1 November: 14:07, 15:02, 15:07, 16:02, 16:07
  • Monday 2 November: 15:07, 17:19
  • Tuesday 3 November: 15:07, 17:19, 18:22
  • Wednesday 4 November: 17:19, 18:22
  • Thursday 12 November: 11:07, 12:07
  • Friday 13 November: 11:07, 12:07, 13:07, 14:07
  • Saturday 14 November: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07, 15:07
  • Sunday 15 November: 13:07, 14:07, 15:02, 15:07, 16:02, 16:07, 17:02
  • Monday 16 November: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07, 17:19, 18:22
  • Tuesday 17 November: 14:07, 15:07, 17:19, 18:22, 19:22
  • Wednesday 18 November: 15:07, 17:19, 18:22, 19:22
  • Thursday 19 November: 17:19, 18:22, 19:22
  • Friday 20 November: 19:22
  • Sunday 29 November: 13:07, 14:07, 15:02
  • Monday 30 November: 14:07, 15:07

Services departing Parramatta

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

  • Sunday 1 November: 15:38, 16:38, 17:38
  • Monday 2 November: 16:38, 17:55
  • Tuesday 3 November: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Wednesday 4 November: 17:55, 18:55
  • Thursday 12 November: 12:38, 13:38
  • Friday 13 November: 12:38, 13:38, 14:38, 15:38
  • Saturday 14 November: 13:38, 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Sunday 15 November: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38, 17:38
  • Monday 16 November: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Tuesday 17 November: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Wednesday 18 November: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Thursday 19 November: 17:55, 18:55
  • Sunday 29 November: 14:38, 15:38
  • Monday 30 November: 15:38, 16:38

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

View the December tidal notice calendar (pdf 46KB)

Services departing Circular Quay

  • Tuesday 1 December: 14:07, 15:07, 17:19
  • Wednesday 2 December: 15:07, 17:19, 18:22
  • Thursday 3 December: 17:19, 18:22
  • Friday 4 December: 17:19, 18:22, 19:22
  • Saturday 5 December: 18:07
  • Sunday 6 December: 18:07
  • Friday 11 December: 11:07
  • Saturday 12 December: 11:07, 12:07, 13:07
  • Sunday 13 December: 12:07, 13:07, 14:07, 15:02, 15:07
  • Monday 14 December: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07, 17:19
  • Tuesday 15 December: 13:07, 14:07, 15:07, 17:19, 18:22
  • Wednesday 16 December: 14:07, 15:07, 17:19, 18:22, 19:22
  • Thursday 17 December: 15:07, 17:19, 18:22, 19:22
  • Friday 18 December: 17:19, 18:22, 19:22
  • Saturday 19 December: 17:07, 18:07
  • Monday 28 December: 13:07, 14:07
  • Tuesday 29 December: 13:07, 14:07
  • Wednesday 30 December: 14:07, 15:07, 17:19
  • Thursday 31 December: 14:07, 15:07, 17:19, 18:22

Services departing Parramatta

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

  • Tuesday 1 December: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55
  • Wednesday 2 December: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Thursday 3 December: 17:55, 18:55
  • Friday 4 December: 17:55, 18:55
  • Saturday 5 December: 19:38
  • Friday 11 December: 12:38
  • Saturday 12 December: 12:38, 13:38, 14:38
  • Sunday 13 December: 13:38, 14:38, 15:38, 16:38
  • Monday 14 December: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38, 17:55
  • Tuesday 15 December: 14:38, 15:38, 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Wednesday 16 December: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Thursday 17 December: 16:38, 17:55, 18:55
  • Friday 18 December: 17:55, 18:55
  • Saturday 19 December: 18:38, 19:38
  • Monday 28 December: 14:38, 15:38
  • Tuesday 29 December: 14:38, 15:38
  • Wednesday 30 December: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55
  • Thursday 31 December: 15:38, 16:38, 17:55, 18:55