Canberra's public bus service, ACTION Buses, covers Canberra’s major tourist sites and the suburbs. ACTION provides buses to major events such as major sporting events, Floriade and annual concerts.
ACTION offers the choice of the MyWay smartcard prepaid ticketing system or cash fares. Scan a prepaid MyWay card or purchase a single or daily cash ticket on board the bus from the driver. Single fares are valid for 90 minutes. Daily tickets are ideal for sightseeing and are valid until midnight on the day of purchase.
Call 02 6207 7611 for more information or view ACTION's printable routes and timetables. ACTION's fleet includes easy access buses for people with reduced mobility.
Canberra City Explorer Bus
This red double decker Hop on Hop off service visits most of Canberra's top attractions seven days a week. Enjoy a 90 minute commentary and convenient pick up and drop off at any of 13 locations around the nation's capital. Purchase your 24 or 48 hour ticket on the bus or from the Canberra and Region Visitors Centre, 330 Northbourne Avenue. For more information call 1300 554 114.
Airport Express Shuttle
Airport pick up/drop off
The Airport Express shuttle bus operates to and from Canberra International Airport, Russell and Canberra city centre.
The Airport Express collects passengers on lower level of the Terminal road system, closest to the undercover car park. View map on www.canberraairport.com.au
City pick up/drop off
The Airport Express collects passengers from the Bus Stop on West Row, Civic
View the timetables and book tickets at www.royalecoach.com.au