Charles Street Bus Bridge - Service Changes

On Sunday 25 June, Charles Street Bus Bridge will open. This will mean some buses that previously travelled through North Perth to enter Perth CBD will now use the new bus bridge. 

  • As a result of the Charles Street Bus Bridge and the associated priority lanes opening, all routes running along Charles, Loftus and Newcastle streets will have improved journey times 
  • Routes 15, 370, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 402, 403, 404, 970 and 990 will undergo time changes and a permanent route change to utilise the bus bridge.

​Updated timetables will be available online from Friday 9 June 2017.

Services will change as follows:

Route 15

Route 15 will undergo time changes and a permanent route change, no longer running along Newcastle St east of Charles St; Fitzgerald St or James St.

Route 15 map.

The following stops will no longer be served by Route 15:

To Perth:

  • Stop 12817 Fitzgerald St before Aberdeen St 
  • Stop 12875 Newcastle St before Charles St.

From Perth:

  • Stop 12819 Fitzgerald St after James St 
  • Stop 12820 Fitzgerald St before Newcastle St
  • Stop 12890 Newcastle St afters Charles St.

Route 15 will now serve the following stop when travelling from Perth:

  • Stop 27618 Newcastle St after Golding St. 

Routes 370, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 970 and 990

Routes 370, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 970 and 990 will undergo time changes and a permanent route change, no longer running along Carr St, Fitzgerald St or James St

Routes 370, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 970 and 990 map.

  • Route 384 will run additional trips
  • Route 388 will operate additional trips on Sundays upgrading the Wanneroo Rd service to every 15 minutes south of Nollamara Av
  • Route 389 will operate two less weekday trips due to poor patronage.

The following stops will no longer be served by these routes:

To Perth:
  • Stop no 12857 Carr St before Fitzgerald St 
  • Stop no 12817 Fitzgerald St before Aberdeen St.
From Perth:
  • Stop 12819 Fitzgerald St after James St 
  • Stop 12820 Fitzgerald St before Newcastle St 
  • Stop 12853 Carr St after Fitzgerald St.

Routes 402, 403 and 404

Will undergo time changes and a permanent route change no longer running along Carr St, Fitzgerald St or James St.

Routes 402, 403 and 404 map.

The following stops will no longer be served by these routes:

To Perth:

  • Stop 12856 Carr St after Florence St 
  • Stop 12857 Carr St before Fitzgerald St 
  • Stop 12817 Fitzgerald St before Aberdeen St.

From Perth:

  • Stop 12819 Fitzgerald St after James St 
  • Stop 12820 Fitzgerald St before Newcastle St
  • Stop 12853 Carr St after Fitzgerald St 
  • Stop 12854 Carr St after Charles St 
  • Stop 12855 Carr St after Strathcona St.

These routes will now serve the following additional stops:

To Perth:

  • Stop 27616 Cleaver St opposite Kingston Av 
  • Stop 12874 Newcastle St after Cleaver St

From Perth:

  • Stop 27618 Newcastle St after Golding St
  • Stop 27617 Cleaver St after Kingston Av.

Stop Specific Information

The following bus stops will be removed:
  • Stop 12853 Carr St after Fitzgerald St
  • Stop 12854 Carr St after Charles St
  • Stop 12855 Carr St after Strathcona St
  • Stop 12856 Carr St after Florence St
  • Stop 12857 Carr St before Fitzgerald St
  • Stop 12875 Newcastle St before Charles St
  • Stop 12890 Newcastle St afters Charles St.

The following bus stops will have a reduction in the number of bus routes serving them:

  • Stop  12817 Fitzgerald St before Aberdeen St (continues to be served by routes 19, 360, 361, 362 and 960)
  • Stop  12819 Fitzgerald St after James St (continues to be served by routes 19 and 960)
  • Stop  12820 Fitzgerald St before Newcastle St (continues to be served by routes 19, 360, 361, 362 and 960).

The following stops will be relocated:

  • Stop 12874 Newcastle St after Cleaver St will be relocated further east along Newcastle St
  • Stop 12709 will move further north along Cleaver St closer to Vincent St.

Routes 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 340, 341, 342, 343, 345, 349, 365, 372, 376, 377, 378, 379, 390, 450, 461 and 950 - Service Changes

Routes 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 340, 341, 342, 343, 345, 349, 365, 372, 376, 377, 378, 379, 390, 450, 461 and 950 will also undergo changes on Sunday 25 June 2017.

Services will change as follows:

Routes 81, 82, 83, 84 and 85

  • Routes 81, 82, 83, 84 and 85 will undergo time changes with route 83 will running one less weeknight trip.

Routes 340, 341, 342, 343, 345 and 349

  • Route 340 will undergo time changes with selected trips now deviating via the Perth Vineyards Park on Benara Rd
  • Route 341 will undergo time changes
  • Route 342 will undergo time changes and no longer deviate via Gibson Wy due to poor patronage 
  • Route 343 will undergo time changes and run with less trips due to poor patronage
  • Route 345 will undergo time changes with some trips moved to run during busier times of the day
  • Route 349 will be withdrawn and replaced with deviations on Route 340 as well as new School Special 749.

Routes 365, 372, 376, 377, 378, 379

  • Routes 365, 372, 376, 377, 378, 379 will undergo time changes
  • Route 376 will also run additional peak trips
  • Route 378 will undergo time changes and operate with one less inbound weekday trip due to poor patronage.

Routes 390, 450 and 461

  • Routes 390, 450 and 461 will undergo time changes
  • Route 390 will run an additional school days only trip extending to Jospeh Banks Secondary College
  • Route 450 will run an additional school days only trip 
  • Route 461 will run an additional short weekday service from Mullaoo to Joondalup in the morning peak.

Route 950

  • Route 950 will run with additional articulated buses particularly between Morley Bus Station and QEII Medical Centre in morning peak, increasing the capacity of those trips
  • The timetable will remain unchanged.

School Specials

New School Special  749 - La Salle College

Route 349 will be withdrawn and replaced with School Special 749.

School Special 749 will travel a similar route as the former Route 349 service at approximately the same times. 

There will be changes to the route in Caversham.

School Special 738 - Churchlands Senior High School

School Special 738 serving Churchlands Senior High School will now run five minutes earlier, departing from Launceston Ave and Branksome Gdns at 8.10am.

If you require further assistance regarding service changes or planning your journey, please call the Transperth InfoLine on 13 62 13 (TIS: 13 14 50). Hearing or speech impaired? Call via NRS 133 677 and ask for 13 62 13.
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