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Parliamentary Triangle

Rapid routes provide multiple high frequency services to all of the major destinations across the Parliamentary Triangle.

Russell is provided with 2 Rapid Routes that provide very high frequencies to the City, Kingston and Barton, as well as frequent services to the Airport, Woden, Lanyon, Narrabundah and Canberra Hospital.

Barton is provided with 3 Rapid Routes that provide very high frequencies to the City, Kingston and Russell, as well as frequent services to the Fyshwick, Woden, Lanyon, Narrabundah, Canberra Hospital and Cooleman Court.

Two local routes combine to give a frequent service from Parliament to the City, and other local routes connect Russell and Barton to nearby suburbs.

Rapid routes

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
Description
Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
R2
Fraser to Fyshwick via Kippax, Belconnen, City & Barton
Fraser
Dunlop
Macgregor
Kippax
Latham
Higgins
Scullin
Belconnen
Turner
Civic
Parkes
Barton
Kingston
Griffith
Fyshwick

Every 10 minutes

Every 15 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Description

Kippax Centre and Park-and-Ride, Latham Park-and-Ride, Belconnen Town Centre, University of Canberra, Calvary Hospital, Australian National University, Civic, Barton Bus Station, Canberra Rail Station, Canberra Outlet Centre

Kingsford Smith School, Lake Ginninderra College, Radford College

Light Rail and Rapid 4, 5, 6, 7 and 10 at City Interchange, and Rapid 3, 8 and 9 at Belconnen

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
R3
Spence to Airport via Belconnen, City & Russell
Spence
Evatt
Melba
Florey
Belconnen
Turner
Civic
Campbell
Russell
Airport

Every 10 minutes

Every 15 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Description

Spence Shops, Florey Shops, Belconnen Town Centre, University of Canberra, Calvary Hospital, Australian National University, Civic, Canberra Institute of Technology, Canberra Airport

Taqwa School, Santa Monica’s Primary, Lake Ginninderra College, Radford College

Rapid 2, 8 and 9 at Belconnen, Light Rail and Rapid 4, 5, 6, 7 and 10 at City Interchange

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
R4
City
Parkes
Phillip
Mawson
Pearce
Torrens
Wanniassa
Kambah
Greenway
Lanyon

Every 6 minutes

Every 15 minutes

Every 15 minutes

Every 15 minutes

Description

City, Woden Bus Station / Mall / Park and Ride, Mawson Park and Ride, Southlands Centre, Wanniassa Shops and Park and Ride, Tuggeranong Bus Station / South Point Shopping Centre / Park and Ride, Lanyon Bus Station and Marketplace

Canberra College, Melrose High and Lake Tuggeranong College

Light Rail and Rapid 2, 3, 5, 6, 7 and 10 at City Interchange

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
R5
Lanyon to City via Calwell, Erindale, Woden, Barton & Russell
City
Russell
Barton
Phillip
Mawson
Pearce
Torrens
Wanniassa
Erindale
Monash
Gowrie
Richardson
Calwell
Lanyon

Every 10 minutes

Every 15 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Description

City, CIT Reid, Barton Bus Station, Woden Bus Station / Mall / Park and Ride, Mawson Heard St and Park and Ride, Southlands Centre, Wanniassa Shops and Park and Ride, Erindale Bus Station and Shops, Calwell Shopping Centre and Park and Ride, Lanyon Bus Station and Marketplace

Canberra College, Melrose High, Wanniassa Hills Primary and Erindale College

Light Rail and Rapid 2, 3, 4, 6, 7 and 10 at City Interchange

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
R6
Cooleman Court to City via Woden, Canberra Hospital, South Canberra & Barton
City
Parkes
Barton
Kingston
Griffith
Narrabundah
Garran
Hughes
Phillip
Lyons
Waramanga
Weston

Every 15 minutes

Every 15 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Description

City, Barton Bus Station, Kingston Shops, Manuka Shops, Canberra Hospital, Woden Bus Station / Mall / Park and Ride, Cooleman Court Bus Station

Telopea Park School, St. Edmund’s College, Red Hill Primary, St Benedict’s Primary, Narrabundah College, Garran Primary, Malkara School, St Peter and Paul Primary, Canberra College

Light Rail and Rapid 2, 3, 4, 5, 7 and 10 at City Interchange, Rapid 2 at Kingston, and Rapid 4 and 5 at Woden, Rapid 7 at Cooleman Court Bus Station

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
R7
Cooleman Court to City Direct
City
Parkes
Weston
Holder
Stirling

Every 15 minutes

Every 15 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Description

City, Australian Defence College, North Weston Park and Ride, Cooleman Court Bus Station

Islamic School of Canberra

Light Rail and Rapid 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 10 at City Interchange

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
R10
Molonglo to City Direct
City
Parkes
Coombs
Wright
Denman
Prospect
Molonglo

Every 20 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Every hour

Every hour

Description

City, Australian Defence College, North Weston Park and Ride

Charles Weston School

Light Rail and Rapid 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 at City Interchange

*Service to commence at every 30 mins and increase to match standard Rapid frequencies as the demand in the region grows

Local routes

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
Description
Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
55
Duntroon
Russell
Campbell
Reid
City

Every 30 minutes

Every hour

Every hour

Every hour

Description

City, Canberra Centre, Campbell Shops, Russell Offices, ADFA, Royal Military College

Campbell High, St Thomas More Primary, Campbell Primary

Light Rail and Rapid 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 10 at City, and Rapid 3 and 5 at Russell

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
56
City
Campbell
Russell
Parks
Barton
Kingston
Griffith
Narrabundah
Red Hill
Fyshwick

Every 20 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Every hour

Every hour

Description

Barton Bus Station, Kingston Shops, Manuka Shops, Red Hill Shops, Narrabundah Shops, Canberra Outlet Centre

Red Hill Primary, Canberra Grammar School, St Bede’s Primary, Red Hill School, Narrabundah College, St Benedict’s Primary

Light Rail and Rapid 2, 4, 6, 7 and 10 at City Interchange, Rapid 3 at Russell, Rapid 2, 5 and 6 at Barton, Rapid 6 at Goyder St, Rapid 2 at Canberra Ave

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
57
City
Parkes
Capital Hill
Forrest
Deakin
Hughes
Garran
Phillip
Woden

Every 20 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Every hour

Every hour

Description

Parliament House, Deakin Shops, John James Hospital, Hughes Shops, Garran Shops, Canberra Hospital, Canberra Institute of Technology, Woden Bus Station / Mall / Park and Ride

Canberra Girls Grammar, Alfred Deakin High, Hughes Primary, Garran Primary

Light Rail and Rapid 3 at City Interchange, Rapid 2, 4, 6, 7 and 10 at Parkes, Rapid 6 at Canberra Hospital, and Rapid 4, 5 and 6 at Woden

Route
Suburbs
How often does it come?
58
City
Parkes
Capital Hill
Forrest
Deakin
Yarralumla
Curtin
Lyons
Phillip
Woden

Every 20 minutes

Every 30 minutes

Every hour

Every hour

Description

Parliament House, Deakin Shops, Yarralumla Shops, John James Hospital, Curtin Shops and Park and Ride, Woden Bus Station / Mall / Park and Ride

Canberra Girls Grammar, Yarralumla Primary, Alfred Deakin High, Holy Trinity Primary, Curtin Primary, Canberra College

Light Rail and Rapid 3 at City Interchange, Rapid 2, 4, 6, 7 and 10 at Parkes and Rapid 4, 5 and 6 at Woden