Bus services during exams

Bus services during exams

An easy way to get to your exam is by bus. Sydney Buses provide additional services during UNSW exam time, and express buses between Central and UNSW stop near Randwick Racecourse on their way to UNSW to drop off students. State Transit Authority staff will be on duty at Eddy Ave Stand Don weekdays from 7am-12noon if you have questions.

If you're going to exams at Royal Randwick Racecourse and/or the UNSW Kensington Campus, here is information about bus services to get you there and home again during the Semester 2 exam period 2-20 November 2018.

You are encouraged to:

  • Allow extra travel time
  • Visit transportnsw.info to plan your trip or for other transport information.
  • Visit LiveTraffic for up to date traffic information.
  • Be aware of Light Rail construction in the area - visit the Light Rail website.
  • Be aware that bus routes and timetables may vary due to Light Rail construction.

Monday to Friday bus services from:

Central to Randwick Racecourse and UNSW

Buses leave from Stand D at Eddy Avenue, Central Station (Stop ID 200054):

Route 891 runs to normal UNSW semester timetable.

Extra 891 services at:

07:1507:3307:3808:1008:1408:1911:5712:02
12:0712:5412:5613:0113:4013:4213:47 


Buses run as normal to Anzac Parade, left on Alison Road, right on Botany Street, right on High Street then set down at Gates 8 and 3.

Students with exams at the Randwick Racecourse should get off at Alison Road opposite Randwick Racecourse (at the Caltex Station, Stop ID 203111), and cross Alison Road at the signalized pedestrian crossing to get to their exam venue.

UNSW to Central

Routes 893 and 898 run to normal UNSW semester timetable from Gates 3 and 8 respectively on High St, then run direct to Central.

Route 898 services will stop at the bus stop near Gate 3 if there is capacity on the bus.

Extra 898 services from Hight St Gate 8 bus stop at:

11:3011:3911:4211:4511:4812:2512:2712:3213:1513:1713:2214:03
14:0514:1014:4014:4514:5016:3016:3316:3616:3916:4516:56 


After the evening exams (20:15) on Monday 5, Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 November
, students can catch these regular bus routes:

  • 392, 394, 396, 397 and 399 to the City/ Circular Quay, and 393 to Central/ Railway Square from the stop on Anzac Pde near Barker St (Stop ID 203220)
  • 348 to Wolli Creek and 370 to Leichhardt from High St opposite Randwick Racecourse (Stop ID 203114) and Gate 8, High St (Stop ID 203115)
  • 400 towards the Airport from Gate 8, High St (Stop ID 203115).

Randwick Racecourse to Central and the City

During the day, regular routes run from the bus stop on Alison Road at Randwick Racecourse (near the Racecourse Gate A, Stop ID 203142), approximately every 5 minutes:

TowardsRoutes
Central, Railway Square338, 372, 376
City339 (Gresham St)
373 (Circular Quay)
374 (Circular Quay)
377 (Circular Quay)
M50 (Town Hall)


Extra 376 services at:

11:1011:1511:2011:3811:4311:4816:2016:35


After the evening exams (20:15) on Monday 5, Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 November, students can catch buses from the bus stop on Alison Road at Randwick Racecourse (near the Racecourse Gate A, Stop ID 203142):

TowardsRoutesApproximate frequency after the evening exams
Central/ Railway Square372Every 30 minutes up to 23:36
City/ Gresham St339Every 30 minutes up to to 23:16
City/ Circular Quay373, 374, 377Every 20 - 30 minutes up to past midnight
Town Hall/ DrummoyneM50One trip at 20:26


Saturday bus services for:

Exams at UNSW campus

From Central to UNSW

Route 891 does not run on weekends.

Routes 391, 393, 395 and M10 run from Eddy Avenue Stand C (Stop ID 200053) to the eastern suburbs via UNSW on Anzac Parade.

Extra services towards UNSW at:

Route 39307:4507:5508:0508:2013:1013:1513:2013:25


Students should get off at the bus stop on Anzac Parade Stand D at UNSW just before Barker St (Stop ID 203311).

From UNSW

Routes 893 and 898 do not run on weekends.

Bus services available:

RouteTowardsBus stop
391, 393, 395, M10Central, Railway SquareAnzac Parade near Barker St (Stop ID 203220)
392, 394, 396, 397, 399, L94City
348Wolli CreekHigh St opposite Randwick Racecourse (Stop ID 203114)
370LeichhardtHigh St near Gate 8 (Stop ID 203115)
400Eastgardens, Airport
  • High St near Gate 8 (Stop ID 203115)
  • Anzac Parade Stand D at UNSW (Stop ID 203311)
357MascotBotany St near High St (Stop ID 203118)
348Bondi Junction
  • Anzac Parade Stand D at UNSW (Stop ID 203311)
  • Barker St near Gate 14 at UNSW (Stop ID 203255)
370Coogee
400Bondi JunctionBarker St near Gate 14 at UNSW (Stop ID 203255)


Extra 393 services towards Central Station at:

11:1111:4116:0716:32

Exams at Randwick Racecourse

From Central to Randwick Racecourse

Route 891 does not run on weekends.

Regular routes 339, 372, 374 and 376 from Central Station, Eddy Avenue Stand C (Stop ID 200053) run eastbound along Alison Road.

Extra 372 services at:

07:4208:0208:0708:3213:0713:1713:2213:32


Students should get off at Alison Road opposite Randwick Racecourse (at the Caltex Station, Stop ID 203111), and cross Alison Road at the signalized pedestrian crossing to get to their exam venue.

From Randwick Racecourse to Central

Regular bus routes towards Central (372, 376) or the City (339, 373, 374, 377, M50) run from the bus stop on Alison Road at Randwick Racecourse (near the Racecourse Gate A, Stop ID 203142).

Extra services towards Central Station at:

Route 37216:2716:42  
Route 37611:1511:2511:4911:59


Map of bus routes

Here is a map of the bus route


Bus services after exams

Routes 891, 893 and 898 will run to the UNSW holidays timetable during the university summer break. For more information about bus timetables see - www.transportnsw.info

 

Transport information

  • For urgent enquiries or complaints call the Light Rail 24-hour Construction Response Line: 1800 775 465
  • For the latest information on traffic conditions related to construction in the area, visit www.livetraffic.com
  • For further information about the CBD and South East Light Rail Project, go to www.sydneylightrail.transport.nsw.gov.au
  • For more information about bus timetables see - www.transportnsw.info