1987 saw delivery of the Renault PR100.2 Mk1 buses commence, and planning began for an overhaul of Canberra’s bus network.
ACT Bus has an extensive collection of historic timetables which you can view and download in PDF format.
Network 2017 commenced operations on 7 October 2017.
We take a look back at changes to the route networks between the 1920s and 1970s, and how newly opened suburbs were first serviced.
List of all ACTION Regular Weekday Routes. Effective 7 October 2017.
ACTION runs a separate bus network on the weekend, with many services differing to their weekday counterparts in both route direction and route number. Effective 7 October 2017.
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.