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, then it must:
  • Be in an appropriately designed, fit for purpose carry bag*
  • Maximum dimensions: 120cm x 68cm x 40cm.

Yes

  • Except during peak periods when travelling in peak direction
  • Bikes with flags, saddle bags, trailers or similar features are not permitted.

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, then it must:

  • Be in an appropriately designed, fit for purpose carry bag*
  • Maximum dimensions: 120cm x 68cm x 40cm.

Yes 

  • Except during peak periods 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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Other
 
 
Includes bike/ scooter hybrids, unicycles, etc.

Yes

  • Must be in an appropriately designed, fit for purpose carry bag*
  • Maximum dimensions: 120cm x 68cm x 40cm.

Yes 

  • Must be in an appropriately designed, fit for purpose carry bag*
  • Maximum dimensions: 120cm x 68cm x 40cm.

Yes

  • Must be in an appropriately designed, fit for purpose carry bag*
  • Maximum dimensions: 120cm x 68cm x 40cm.

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

 

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