UNSW bus services during exams

Posted 2 June 2017

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. 

Please allow plenty of time for your journey as the trip can take longer due to light rail construction works in the area.

Please click on the maps below for further detail.

 

Weekdays (Friday 9 June - Monday 26 June) 

To Royal Randwick and UNSW

From Stand D at Eddy Avenue, Central Station (Stop ID 200054):

    • Bus 891 services will run to normal UNSW semester timetable.
    • Buses will run as normal, stopping at UNSW Gates 8 and 3.
    • Buses will also stop at the bus stop on Alison Rd opposite Randwick Racecourse (at the Caltex Station, Stop ID 203111) to set down students taking exams at the Royal Randwick exam venues: Grandstand, Officials Stand or Oaks Lawn Marquee.  Walk towards Darley Road and cross Alison Road at the signalized pedestrian crossing to get to Royal Randwick.

From UNSW

  • From High St, 891 buses run as normal to Central.
  • Extra 891 services will depart High Street Gate 3 bus stop at 11:15am, 11:45am, 12:00 midday and 12:30pm.

From Royal Randwick

Regular bus routes towards Central (372, 376) or the City (338, 339, 373, 374, 377, M50) run from the bus stop on Alison Rd at Australian Turf Club (near the racecourse main gate, Stop ID 203142) every 5 minutes.

Extra services on routes 372 and 376 will also run from the same bus stop:

    • Route 376 at 11:20am, 11:39am, 11:51am, 12:09pm, 12:21pm, 12:40pm, 12:50pm, 16:10pm, 16:20pm, 16:30pm, 16:40pm, 16:50pm and 17:00pm.
    • Route 372 at 11:25am, 11:35am, 16:06pm and 16:46pm.  

Saturday 10 and 24 June (Exams at UNSW Campus only)

To UNSW

  • Extra services on regular route 393 will run from Eddy Avenue Stand C (Stop ID 200053) at 7:45am, 7:55am, 8:05am, 8:20am, 13:10pm, 13:15pm, 13:20pm and 13:25pm.
  • Buses will set down students at the bus stop on Anzac Parade Stand D at UNSW opposite Day Avenue (Stop ID 203311).
  • Other regular services (391395M10) from the same bus stop run along Anzac Parade and can set down at the same stop at UNSW.
  • Please note that the 891 UNSW Express does not run on weekends.

From UNSW

  • From the bus stop at Anzac Parade near Barker St (Stop ID 203220), regular services run towards Central (391, 393, 395, M10) and the city (392, 394, 396, 397, 399, L94).
  • Extra services on regular route 393 will also run from the same bus stop at 11:11am, 11:41am, 15:57pm and 16:27pm.
  • Bus routes 348 towards Wolli Creek and 370 towards Leichhardt run from the bus stop on High St opposite Randwick Racecourse (Stop ID 203114) and near Gate 8 (Stop ID 203115). Bus route 400 towards Burwood via the airport runs from the bus stop near Gate 8 (Stop ID 203115).

Saturday 17 June (Exams at Royal Randwick and UNSW Campus)

To Royal Randwick

  • Regular routes 339, 372, 374 and 376 from Eddy Avenue Stand C (Stop ID 200053) at Central run eastbound along Alison Road.
  • Extra services on route 372 from Eddy Avenue will run at  7:42am, 8:02am, 8:07am, 8:32am, 13:07pm, 13:17pm, 13:22pm and 13:32pm.
  • Due to light rail works at the intersection of Alison and Darley roads, you should alight at the bus stop on Alison Road opposite Doncaster Avenue (Stop ID 203337), about 240 meters to Gate 1 of Royal Randwick, a 3-minute walk. 

Transport for NSW staff in pink shirts will be at the set-down stop to direct you to the signalized pedestrian crossing, and at the corner of Alison Road and Doncaster Avenue (Racecourse-side) to direct you to Gate 1 of Royal Randwick.

If you miss this stop, the next stop is on Alison Road near Cowper St.  Walk back along the northside of Alison Rd to the Alison Road/ Doncaster Avenue pedestrian crossing, then walk back to Gate 1 of Royal Randwick, about 650 meters to Gate 1 or an 8-minute walk.

Please refer to the map for the bus stops on Alison Rd for Royal Randwick exam venues.        

To UNSW

  • Regular routes 391393395 and M10 from Eddy Avenue Stand C (Stop ID 200053) at Central run along Anzac Parade towards Maroubra and can set down students at the bus stop on Anzac Parade Stand D at UNSW opposite Day Avenue (Stop ID 203311).
  • Extra services on route 393 from Eddy Avenue will run at 7:45am, 7:55am, 8:05am, 8:20am, 13:10pm, 13:15pm, 13:20pm and 13:25pm.
  • Please note that the 891 UNSW Express does not run on weekends.

From Royal Randwick

Regular bus routes towards Central (372, 376) or the City (339, 373, 374, 377, M50) run from the bus stop on Alison Rd at Australian Turf Club (near the racecourse main gate, Stop ID 203142).
Extra services on regular routes 372 and 376 will also run from the same bus stop:

    • Route 376 at 11:05am, 11:15am, 11:25am, 11:35am, 11:45am and 11:55am.
    • Route 372 at 11:17am, 11:32am, 16:17pm and 16:37pm.

From UNSW

  • From the bus stop at Anzac Parade near Barker St (Stop ID 203220), regular services run towards Central (393, 395, M10) and the city (391 392, 394, 396, 397, 399, L94).
  • Extra services on regular route 393 will also run from the same bus stop at 11:11am, 11:41am, 15:57pm and 16:27pm.
  • Bus routes 348 towards Wolli Creek and 370 towards Leichhardt run from the bus stop on High St opposite Randwick Racecourse (Stop ID 203114) and near Gate 8 (Stop ID 203115). Bus route 400 towards Burwood via the airport runs from the bus stop near Gate 8 (Stop ID 203115).