Community transport

Community transport

Free Village to Village shuttle service

The latest timetable information can be found at the Village to Village site.

Timetable info

Connecting our villages

There are 2 main community transport providers operating in the local area – the City of Sydney and Access Sydney Community Transport (formerly South East Sydney Community Transport). Both services provide accessible and affordable options for people who have difficulty using public transport.

City of Sydney community transport

Our services that are wholly operated by the City support many of our community service programs:

Our transport service connects older adults, young people and children to and from our centres, events and activities.

Our services available to members of our older adult programs provide transport to and from the centres, events and activities.

Access Sydney Community Transport

Access Sydney Community Transport is a not-for-profit organisation providing assisted transport for frail older people, people with a disability and their carers. It is funded by the federal home and community care program and the Transport for NSW community transport program.

Access Sydney Community Transport provides transport, shopping and social access services for the elderly, people with a disability and people with limited access to public or private transport.

Access Sydney Community Transport can also provide information on public transport, subsidised taxi fares, community transport in other suburbs, and other home and community services. 

Shopping bus

This is a weekly, door-to-door service with an assistant on-board to help you get your shopping bags on and off the bus and into your home. The service operates in these key areas:

  • Millers Point and The Rocks
  • Pyrmont and Ultimo
  • Glebe, Camperdown and Chippendale
  • Alexandria, Erskineville and Newtown
  • Redfern, Waterloo and Rosebery
  • Surry Hills and Paddington
  • Woolloomooloo and Kings Cross.

Individual transport

If you need transport to medical appointments or someone to help you with errands, you may be eligible for the low-cost individual transport service.

Village to Village shuttle

This free shuttle bus service travels between certain areas of the local area each Thursday and Friday. Its stops include shopping centres and essential services such as Royal Prince Alfred (RPA) Hospital.

You can choose between 4 different routes. Visit the Village to Village site for timetable information.

Woolloomooloo to Redfern

This service links Woolloomooloo, Potts Point, Darlinghurst, Surry Hills and Redfern residents to local services such as shops, Kings Cross railway station, St Vincent's Hospital and Central railway station. It includes Billyard, Onslow Avenue and the Ithaca Road loop.

Woolloomooloo to Broadway

This bus service travels via the city centre. Destinations include the Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre, Sydney Fish Markets and Broadway Shopping Centre.

Redfern to Broadway via Glebe

This service links Redfern, Waterloo and Glebe residents to local amenities such as RPA Hospital, Glebe library, Sydney Fish Markets and Broadway shopping centre.

Redfern to Broadway via Alexandria

This service travels to Dank Street, Green Square, Newtown, RPA Hospital and Broadway Shopping Centre.


The access bus, shopping bus and individual transport services are operated by Access Sydney Community Transport. Conditions may apply to use either service. Visit their website for timetables, route information and contact details.


Access Sydney Community TransportVillage to Village


Last updated: Tuesday, 9 January 2018