Taking items on board

You need to know these rules and guidelines if you want to travel with a personal transportation device.

  Bus Train Ferry

Manual and powered bicycles


No bicycles are allowed to enter Perth, Perth Underground or Elizabeth Quay stations during peak times.

The closest alternative stations are City West, Canning Bridge, Leederville and McIver.

Powered bicycles are considered to be primarily pedal powered with a small electric motor and no fuel, and be of similar size, weight and appearance is similar to a standard bike.

No
 
  • Unless it is folded, and placed in an appropriately designed, fit for purpose carry bag*
  • Maximum dimensions: 120cm x 68cm x 40cm.

Yes

  • During off peak times and non-peak directional travel only. Bikes must be folded and in an appropriately designed, fit for purpose carry bag*
  • Maximum dimensions: 120cm x 68cm x 40cm.
  • Bikes are not permitted during peak periods when travelling in peak direction.

Yes 

  • Four racks are available
  • Additional bikes can be taken during off-peak but passengers with bikes must wait for all passengers to board first.
Manual scooter Manual scooters Yes Yes Yes

Powered scooter Powered scooters



Powered scooters have a small electric motor and no fuel.

No
  • Unless it is folded, and placed in an appropriately designed, fit for purpose carry bag*
  • Maximum dimensions:120cm x 68cm x 40cm.

Yes 

  • During off peak times and non-peak directional travel only. Scooters must be folded and in an appropriately designed, fit for purpose carry bag*
  • Maximum dimensions: 120cm x 68cm x 40cm.
  • Bikes are not permitted during peak periods when travelling in peak direction.

Yes

  • Four racks are available
  • Additional scooters can be taken during off peak but passengers with scooters must wait for all passengers to board first.

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 Manual and powered skateboards

Powered skateboards are powered with a small electric motor, no fuel and are no larger than 120cm x 68cm x 40cm. 
Yes Yes Yes

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Segways
No No No

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Surfboards and boogie boards

Make sure there is no sand or other debris on the board.

Yes

  • Maximum length: 1.2m, except Route 990 which can accommodate up to 2m.

Yes

  • Maximum length: 2m.
Yes
  • Maximum length: 2m.

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Unicycles

 
 Yes
 
  • Must be chainless.

Yes

  • Must be chainless.

 

 Yes
  • Must be chainless.

*Passengers must hold on to devices contained in bags and not leave them on the floor of buses and trains. 

 

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