ACT Bus is a Canberra-based Transport Enthusiast Website. Given that buses are the primary mode of public transport in Canberra, the site has a heavy emphasis on ACTION Buses. We aim to provide a place for transport enthusiasts to discuss their hobby and contribute to the preservation of the history of buses in the Canberra Read More
The Blue Rapid bus will be extended to Lanyon from mid next year, offering a new service for Lanyon Valley residents to Tuggeranong, Woden, Civic and Belconnen every 15 minutes or better.
Commuters are reminded that travelling around Canberra is set to become even more convenient this month with the new bus weekend and weekday timetable coming into effect from Saturday 27 August.
Public transport in Canberra reached an historic milestone today when Minister for Transport and City Services Meegan Fitzharris joined Transport Canberra staff and members of the Retired ACT Transport Employees Club (RATEC) to celebrate 90 years of bus services in the ACT.
Transport Canberra’s new free City Loop service has already built a fan base in its first week of operation, with more than 1,200 boardings in just five days.
The ACT’s new public transport agency Transport Canberra was officially launched today, making moving around Canberra easier and more convenient, providing more transport choices for Canberrans wherever they live and integrating buses and active travel options seamlessly with the light rail network.
In the absence of a Photo of the Month, this is the runner-up from June: Bus 585 at City West. Photo by “Bus 400”.
After a long absence, a free loop bus will return to the streets of Canberra’s CBD from Monday 4 July 2016.
Bus 490 was a Scania K280UB which operated for ACTION between February and June 2016.
The 2016-17 ACT Budget funded a number of improvements to the Canberra bus network.
Bus 508 travels along Hibberson Street on an ANZAC Day shuttle. Photo by “King of Buses”