Tickets and fares Public transport on the Sunshine Coast is an affordable and sustainable way to travel. Residents and visitors are encouraged to use public transport for work, education, recreation and social travel. Bus tips How to buy a go card or ticket for TransLink services The Maleny-Landsborough-Beerwah and the Hinterland Connect services are operated by Glasshouse Country Coaches. For the timetable, visit www.glasshousecoaches.com.au Sunshine Coast Airport There are shuttle services, car rentals and taxis available to and from the airport. You can also take Sunbus Route 622 from the terminal. Visit www.sunshinecoastairport.com.au Trains • Raise your arm to hail the bus. • Purchase or top up your go card, or have the correct fare ready. • Give way to passengers exiting the bus. • As you board, touch your go card to the card reader, show your pre-purchased paper ticket or buy a ticket from the driver. • Bikes (other than fold up bikes) are not permitted on-board buses. • After boarding, move down the aisle. Hold on to a safety handle or barrier when standing. • Offer your seat to people who require assistance: mothers with prams, the elderly, and those with mobility aids and disabilities. Daily trains run to and from the Sunshine Coast. Only some services go to Nambour, and some use a Railbus from Caboolture, so check your timetable at translink.com.au or call 13 12 30. • Ring the ‘stop’ bell at least 100m before your stop. If you’re unsure where to get off, ask the driver when you board. Plan your journey online or go mobile Large items on trains Use the TransLink journey planner at translink.com.au for a quick and easy way to plan your trip. You can take a bike on trains on weekends and public holidays only. Bikes are not permitted during peak hours Monday to Friday. Fold-up bikes are permitted on trains; restrictions apply. Contact TransLink before travelling with a bike. Surfboards, golf bags and other large items are permitted on trains as long as they do not inconvenience other passengers or pose a safety hazard. TransLink’s mobile site helps you plan your journey from anywhere. Excludes Flexilink and Council Link. For further information visit translink.com.au or call 13 12 30 at any time. Get a go card and save! go card is at least 30 per cent cheaper than a single paper ticket. It lets you travel seamlessly on all TransLink bus, train, ferry and tram services. You can register a card to protect your balance if it is lost or stolen. You can also buy go cards online or from selected major bus interchanges and train stations. Single paper tickets can be bought at train stations or on board the bus. If you don’t have a pre-purchased ticket, have your fare (and concession card if you’re buying a concession ticket) ready for the driver or station attendant. You can only pay with cash on buses and the driver may not have change for larger notes. SEEQ card for visitors SEEQ card is TransLink’s travel card for visitors to South East Queensland. It allows you to travel on three or five consecutive days on all TransLink services and includes two journeys on Airtrain services. This card comes with offers and discounts with participating businesses. For more information contact TransLink. • Touch your go card to the card reader as you exit. Only single paper tickets are available on the Hinterland Connect service. For the Maleny-Landsborough-Beerwah service, there are a number of qconnect ticket options: • Single: one-way includes transfers within 2 hours on qconnect services. • Daily: unlimited travel within the zones purchased until the last service scheduled on the day of issue, valid on all qconnect services. • Weekly: unlimited travel within the zones purchased for one week (seven consecutive days) from the date of issue, valid on all qconnect services. Real-time info You can travel on TransLink services with a go card, SEEQ card or single paper ticket. Your go card can be topped up and will automatically calculate the correct fare including transfers, off-peak travel and frequent user discounts. • At the station, touch your go card to the card reader, show your pre-purchased ticket to the station master or ticket officer if requested, or buy a ticket. If you are visiting the region and no longer need your go card, you can return it to selected go card retailers at the end of your stay to receive a refund of any remaining credit and your original deposit. Real-time public transport information is available now on the Sunshine Coast. • Wait behind the yellow line at all times. For a full list of retailers visit translink.com.au or call 13 12 30. When using a go card you can transfer up to three times across all zones. If you’re using a combination of buses or trains, touch on and off at each trip. If you change from one train to another train without leaving the station there is no need to touch off and then back on again. Simply touch off when you arrive at your destination. • Always offer your seat to people who require assistance: mothers with prams, the elderly, and those with mobility aids and disabilities. • Touch your go card to the card reader as you leave the station or show your paper ticket. There is a one hour limit between transfers and you have six hours to complete your journey. When using a paper ticket you can transfer as often as you like but you must start your final trip before the expiry time printed on your ticket. Return journeys are not included as a transfer. These rules don’t apply to SEEQ cards. Taxi tips For rules on using go cards or more advice on transfers contact TransLink on 13 12 30. • You can also book a taxi by phone or online. Accessible services Most buses on the Sunshine Coast allow easy access for the elderly and people with prams or mobility difficulties. For wheelchair accessible service enquires contact Sunbus on 07 5450 7888. Not all stations have high platforms. If you require a portable ramp or assistance from guards when disembarking a train please wait at the assisted boarding point near the guard’s cabin when the train stops. Accessible taxis are available for people in wheelchairs and scooters. Restrictions apply to the size of some mobility aids. • Hail a taxi at a designated taxi rank or stand on the footpath and raise your arm to signal. • A taxi is available if the light on top is on. • Be mindful of traffic conditions. Taxis will not stop in dangerous locations. Please note: On weekends and holidays, especially busy times including New Year’s Eve, taxis can be very busy. Ensure you plan ahead, make a booking and allow time to wait. Ordering a taxi Suncoast Cabs: Servicing the coastal region Phone 131 008 or visit www.suncoastcabs.com.au Range Taxi Service: Maleny region 0418 711 989 Glasshouse Taxi Service: Beerburrum, Glass House Mountains and Beerwah region 0413 948 076 Real-time info, available online, provides accurate predictions for services departing from your stop or station. It gives you up-to-the-minute departure times in the palm of your hand. Concession and children’s fares You can access real-time info via: Children aged four years and under travel for free. Children aged 5-14 years (inclusive) are eligible for a child go card/concession fare. • TransLink’s website (translink.com.au) When travelling on concession fare, you must have your valid concession entitlement card with you at all times. For full details on who is entitled to concession fares, contact TransLink or the relevant service operator. • TransLink’s 24/7 contact centre (13 12 30). Fare zones TransLink operates services across 23 zones. Fares are calculated at either adult or concession rates and are based on the number of zones travelled during your journey. The following formula can be used to calculate the number of zones being crossed: Highest zone number – lowest zone number + 1 = Total number zones travelled. TransLink zones are shown on the map overleaf. You can use the journey planner available at translink.com.au to calculate the fare for a specific journey. For qconnect fare zones, visit www.qconnect.qld.gov.au Taxi services operate 24 hours a day seven days a week. Rank marshals and guards are provided at two secure taxi ranks in entertainment precincts on the Sunshine Coast: Mooloolaba Esplanade, Mooloolaba and Minchinton Street, Caloundra. The ranks operate Friday and Saturday nights and other special occasions such as New Year’s Eve. School bus services Ticketing for non TransLink bus services go card for visitors/refunds • After boarding, move down the aisle. Hold on to a safety handle or barrier when standing. For timetables visit translink.com.au or call 13 12 30 for assistance on planning your late night trip. For enquiries on school bus services and operators: 13 12 30 (TransLink) 07 5477 8400 (Department Transport Main Roads) Train tips • Give way to exiting passengers. Routes 600 and 620 offer late night services on Friday and Saturday nights. 07 5476 6622 (Buslink) www.buslinkqld.com.au/sunshinecoast Ticket types Transfers between services Late night transport • MyTransLink app • Third-party apps Real-time information will be available on all South East Queensland services in 2015. Visit translink.com.au or call 13 12 30 for more information. Maleny-Landsborough-Beerwah (Trial service) This service is operated by Glasshouse Country Coaches every day of the week and connects with TransLink services at Landsborough and Beerwah. Hinterland Connect (Trial service) The Hinterland Connect bus service is operated by Glasshouse Country Coaches between Maleny and Nambour (via Montville and Mapleton) Monday to Friday. The use of TransLink’s go card is currently not available on these qconnect services. You will need to buy a ticket from the driver. For timetable information phone 07 5496 9249 or go to www.glasshousecoaches.com.au Flexilink trial services connect communities with existing scheduled public transport. Services are provided by Sunshine Coast Council and operated by local taxi companies. The following services are currently operating: • Kenilworth to Mapleton Contacts – Sunshine Coast services Bus services Sunbus services Contact TransLink 13 12 30 Hinterland Connect and Maleny-Landsborough-Beerwah bus services Contact Glasshouse Country Coaches or qconnect 07 5496 9249 • Conondale via Witta to Maleny • Peachester to Beerwah. Single trip fare: $2 adult and $1 child/concession. There are three return trips per day, Monday to Saturday. Bookings must be made at least two hours prior to travel on 1300 511 163. For timetable information contact Sunshine Coast Council. Please note: If there are no bookings, the vehicle will not be dispatched. There are no designated stops along the route. When booking, the operator will advise you of a time and location along the route where they can pick you up. If you require assistance or a wheelchair accessible vehicle, please advise the operator when booking. translink.com.au www.glasshousecoaches.com.au www.qconnect.qld.gov.au Taxi services Suncoast Cabs Servicing the the coastal region 131 008 www.suncoastcabs.com.au Flexilink Services Contact Flexilink/Suncoast Cabs For timetable information contact Council 1300 511 163 Council Link Services Contact ComLink 07 5390 1288 For timetable information contact Council Glasshouse Taxi Service Servicing Beerburrum, Glass House Mountains and Beerwah 0413 948 076 Range Taxi Service Servicing Maleny Council Link is a door-to-door pre-booked service provided by Sunshine Coast Council and operated by ComLink. To be eligible for the service, you must be over 60 or a person with a disability who travels independently or with a carer. The service runs to the nearest designated shopping centre once a week, on a specific day, for a $2 fare one-way per person. 0418 711 989 Train services Queensland Rail For timetables 13 12 30 translink.com.au For general enquiries 13 16 17 www.queenslandrail.com.au To book call 07 5390 1288 by noon the day before your trip. For timetable information contact Sunshine Coast Council. www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au [email protected] T 07 5475 7272 F 07 5475 7277 Locked Bag 72 Sunshine Coast Mail Centre Qld 4560 50792 03/15. For the timetable, visit translink.com.au or call 13 12 30. Most bus and train services across the Sunshine Coast use the TransLink fare system. There are hundreds of locations where you can buy a go card at selected retailers including any 7-Eleven convenience and fuels stations across SEQ. A full list of retailers is available on the TransLink website. Sunshine Coast Public Transport Guide All local buses are operated by Sunbus. • Check the approaching bus is the service required by checking destination sign (e.g. 614 Kawana). Tickets and fares Effective March 2015 Buses • Arrive 5 minutes before the bus departs and stand where the driver can see you. Supported by Travel tips Funded by your Transport Levy. Getting around Rd Beerwah State School Australia Zoo Zone 13 Zone 12 Beerwah Beerwah station 649 continues to Caboolture via Beerwah, Glasshouse Mountains & Beerburrum. Zone 13 Pelican Waters Shopping Centre Zone 14 Verdon St Maryann St David Low Wy Perry St David Low Wy David Low Wy 622 620 Tamarindus St Lo w W y David o w Wy Marcoola Esp Suncoast Blvd Zone 19 Zone 18 622 620 Mudjimba Beach Rd Mudjimba Beach Holiday Park David 622 620 Marcoola Ocean Dr Mudjimba Currimundi Currimundi State School Dicky Beach Cooroy St Dicky Beach Family Holiday Park Moffat Beach Elizabeth St Nicklin Wy Caloundra Tweddell Dr Pelican Waters Zone 20 Petrie Ave Zone 15 Cooroora St Rd Zone 13 South Coolum Rd Point Cartwright Dr Grand Pde Nicklin Wy Gothic Pde Beattie St 609 620 Yaroomba L Zone 16 Golden Beach Edmund St 600 607 Pd e M or et on In du str ial Av e Albatross Ave Se ag ull St Da nie l Bl vd Nicklin Wy Innovation Pkwy Kawana Wy Kawana Wy Rd loo lab a Su ga rb St ag ra Rd db ro ke Dr Be llv ist a In dig o 609 Zone 14 Mt Coolum Sunshine Coast Airport Wurtulla Currimundi Rd G oo na wa rra D Brisbane Rd r M ola ka iD r G len fie Br lds gh Bu Bl tw vd nd ater B lvd illa Bl vd Al fri sto n Bu de rim M wy Caloundra City Private Ridges Blvd Sixth Ave Maud St Ro ya Pi lP ne s D alm Dr r Deloraine Dr M Maroochy Blvd h Dixon Rd Stringybark Rd Dr Ki ng St Cogill Rd Bu rn et tS t Su ns hin e Train continues to Brisbane. Zone 13 Zone 16 Sunshine Mwy Sunshine Mwy lw M ar oo l Fishermans Rd Rd M ain Lin ds ay Rd Bruce Hwy W y Irw in St ev e MLB Roberts Rd Caloundra West 615 649 Pine Camp Rd Kilcoy-Beerwah Rd Zone 14 Coolum Beach Zone 19 Tanah St East Zone 17 Wurtulla Shopping Village Caloundra Christian College Caloundra Hospital Stockland Caloundra Caloundra Village Shopping Golden Beach State School Centre 603 622 Suncoast Beach Dr Pacific Paradise State School William St 602 Queen St Queen St Oval Ave Pelican Waters Blvd B Westminster Ave aldw in St Landsborough Pde Zone 12 3 translink.com.au 13 12 30 Bellvista Unity College Coolum Park Shopping Centre Mt Coolum Shopping Centre Wurley Dr Battery Hill 603 St 3 649 603 Catherine St MLB Zone 13 Ave Ne lso n 3 r ste he ac Pe Commisioners Flat Rd Beerwah Railway station Peachester 605 an Water sB li Pe lvd Fortune Ave Peachester Primary 605 615 649 St Landsborough Pierce Ave Aroona Little Mountain Steve Irwin Way Witta Rd Teutoberg Ave Curramore Rd Maleny-Montville Rd Maleny State High School Ca lou nd ra Landsborough station Zone 13 M aleny Rd MLB Corbould Park Racecourse 603 Landsborough State School MLB Old Landsborough Rd St Mytle St Maleny St Zone 14 605 Bellara Dr Yandina-Coolum Rd Toolga St Bokarina St Rd Ocean View Caravan Park MLB continues to Maleny. See Maleny & Conondale inset. 605 615 Currimundi Marketplace Parklands Blvd 603 Coolum Beach Holiday Park St Landsborough Railway station 605 649 615 MLB Caloundra Rd Glenview e ris rp te En Maleny State School HC gh ou or sb M ale ny -K en ilw or th Tulip Ln St 649 Mooloolah station Meridan State College Kawana station 600 602 607 Banksia Ave Kawana Waters State College Regatta Blvd St MLB Maleny Maple St Coral Crosby Hill Rd Bruce Hwy Caloundra-Moo Buddina Kawana Shoppingworld Moondara Dr 607 Zone 20 Warana wana Blvd m rru bu er Be Montville Palmview Zone 14 Steve Irwin Wy Macadamia Dr Maple St Land www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au 07 5475 7272 Mons School Rd Neill Rd Zone 15 Glenview Rd Pacific Lutheran College d kR ar M Maleny Soldiers Memorial Hospital Maleny M ar oo ch M ar ydo re oo Rd ch yd or e Rd W illi am Eudlo Rd Eudlo Rd Post Office Rd Aussie World HC continues to Nambour via Mapleton. Witta Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital 622 620 600 602 Main Dr Birtinya Zone 15 615 614 618 619 Palkana Dr 607 Home Central Kawana Zone 16 Coolum State School Buddina 600 602 607 618 rim de Bu Flaxton Dr Mooloolah HC continues to Maleny via Flaxton & Montville. See Maleny & Conondale inset below. University Wy 617 Rd t O ld Parsons Rd ye -P alm wo o ds Rd Jubilee Dr Rd Palmwoods-Mooloolah Rd Aspland St Smith St Palm St Sydney St Lamington Tce Rd Pa lm wo od sM on tvi lle Rigby St St St Pr ice St Blaxland Rd Daniel St Flinders Ave Donaldson Rd Co ro na tio nA ve Waterfall Rd Ne th er to n M ap let on Isabella Ave Hillcrest Ave Do ola n Crescent Dr Savilles Rd Swallow St Windsor Rd Rd O bi O bi Rd Zone 14 r Coolum State High School Birtwill St Koorin Dr Ka Rd Sippy Downs HC Zone 15 617 Bellflower Rd ym Jamaica Wy Sippy Downs University of the Sunshine Coast station 607 615 616 617 618 636 The Avenue Peregian Springs State School Kawana Shoppingworld Attenuata Dr Parrearra 618 Kawana Wy ke La Eu m un diKe nil wo rth Eudlo Albany St 618 C Minyama lvd Creekside B Elizabeth St Note: Route 639 is a continuous loop service. Just stay on the bus until it takes you where you want to go. University of the Sunshine Coast 600 615 600 614 Brightwater 602 619 State School 607 i Peregian Springs Shopping Centre Zone 21 Underwater World SEA LIFE Mooloolaba Foote St 620 continues to Noosa Heads. Coolum Village Shopping Centre Mooloolaba Beach Holiday Park Walan St Sunshine Coast TAFE Mooloolaba Campus Brightwater Sunshine Mwy 618 e Pd Eudlo station Nambour Mapleton Rd 2 HC 618 ra nd lou Ca o r h Rd 2 Conondale Herron Rd 2 2 Maleny-Kenil w Conondale Conondale State School Cooke Rd Karawatha Dr 616 617 636 a dr an ex Al Zone 15 Mapleton Zone 15 Buderim Meadows Shopping Centre Mountain Creek Shopping Centre Peregian Springs 616 617 619 620 622 Mooloolaba 619 The Sunshine Coast Private Hospital St Andrew’s Anglican College Zone 17 Alexandra Headland 614 602 y W Sternberg Rd Zone 16 Montessori International Tanawha Touri College Chancellor Park Marketplace Zone 17 Mapleton State School Zone 17 Matthew Flinders Anglican College Dr lm Dr Pa e av gr wy Dr us M rd M e ga ady hin Lin L ns d Su Sy 649 Zone 16 Mooloolah Connection Rd Maleny and Conondale inset Buderim Marketplace Mons Rd Tanawha Mountain Creek Main St Rd Palmwoods 616 600 616 615 619 Buderim Ave ge lla Vi 1 617 Mooloolaba Rd 600 602 610 612 614 615 614 r ga Su 1 Lindsay Rd 602 617 Wises Rd Immanuel Lutheran College Mill Rd Sunshine Plaza Shopping Centre St r a th tD wa on m ra ak Ka O Kenilworth Charles St Buderim State School Buderim Blvd e Rd Rd bi O bi O Obi Obi Mons Rd Forest Glen Shopping Centre rth o Mapleton Post Office Rd 1 HC 639 636 Buderim 617 la Mapleton and Kenilworth inset Magnolia St 610 636 639 649 See main map St Joseph Catholic State School Nambour Lowe St 610 639 612 639 630 639 631 639 636 649 639 HC Sunshine Coast Grammar Rd Sunshine Mwy Dr st Dr Judith St Glenys St St Johns Catholic College Train continues to Brisbane. Kenilworth Reilly Rd Rd rk Pa d oo rw lve Si 639 Perwillowen Nambour 610 636 Rd Arundell Ave Maud St Palmwoods State School Palmwoods Caravan Park Howard St Windsor Rd Rotary Garden Village Palmwoods station Nambour State School Nambour Plaza Shopping Centre Woomb 610 Nambour Connection Rd Rd 639 639 612 continues to Maroochydore via Bli Bli. See main map. 630 continues to Eumundi. See Eumundi inset. Nambour State High School St 610 639 630 639 ll rro Ca Burnside State School Sunshine Coast TAFE Nambour Campus Burnside Nambour station Centenary Square Shopping Centre e Av Burnside State High School 610 Rd lan ch La 639 Nambour Windsor Rd d lR ita sp Ho r rte Ca Highview Ave Nambour Hospital ce ll T ka ac Bl Nambour Nambour Selangor Private Hospital Bli Bli Rd 639 649 Zone 16 Connection Rd n to ins W HC 639 639 um all ev Ch Nichols St Spring Mytle Ave Zone 17 Pittards Rd No Nambour Heights HC continues to Maleny via Mapleton, Flaxton & Montville. See Mapleton & Kenilworth inset. Magpie St Train continues to Northern Queensland. 612 631 639 National Park Rd Zone 17 ur bo m Na Nambour inset Woombye State School Zone 16 North Buderim Shopping Centre Kuluin State School d sR ne Jo Zone 17 631 continues to Eumundi. See Eumundi inset. The Big Pineapple Bruce Hwy Ca pli c Bruce Hwy Wakefield St Dinmore St el il Zone 18 Maroochydore station Cotton Tree Holiday Park The Esplanade St Woombye Blackall St Woombye station Rd ydore Rd a am ng Bu Train continues to Brisbane. Sunshine Coast Christian Outreach College 610 c 622 Maroochydore Big Top Shopping Centre Dr Rd ngs ri ain Sp nt n ou M egia r Pe Eumundi Zone 20 Diddillibah Rd 622 u Em Zone 21 Sunshine Coast TAFE Maroochydore Campus Sunshine 612 Homemaker 620 Centre Maroochy Waters Shopping Centre Commerc 622 continues to Noosa Junction. Bradman Ave ial Eumundi station 620 622 Maroochy Palms Holiday Village Rd 630 631 Diagramatic map – not to scale 612 Coolum Beach and Peregian Springs inset 620, 622 continue to Mudjimba Beach, Mount Coolum, Coolum Beach & Peregian Springs. See Coolum Beach & Peregian Springs inset. e Av rth po Du Eumundi State School 610 636 639 649 630 continues to Noosa Heads. Zone 17 y W Eumundi-Noosa Rd Zone 18 w Lo k Wy Sunshine Castle vid Da 631 Petrie Creek Rd Nambour Christian College Gloucester Rd Train continues to Northern Queensland. Pacific Paradise Bli Bli Riverside Caravan Village n tio ec nn Nambour Co 607 631 continues to Cooroy. University/TAFE Shops Hospital Airport Tourist attraction Information centre Caravan park Dr ial or em M 3 Route Occasional route Flexilink route Fare zone boundary Bus terminating point Terminating route Train station Secure taxi rank 612 continues to Nambour via Bli Bli. See Nambour inset. 610, 636, 639 & 649 continue to Nambour. See Nambour inset. Train continues to Northern Queensland. c Eumundi inset Legend Shelly Beach Our Lady of the Rosary Kings Beach Caloundra station 600 605 602 607 603 609 Zone 15 Zone 14 Bus services 600 602 603 605 607 609 610 612 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 622 630 631 636 639 639 639 639 639 649 HC MLB 1 2 3 Caloundra to Maroochydore via Mooloolaba Caloundra to Maroochydore via Mountain Creek Bellvista to Corbould Park Caloundra to Landsborough Caloundra to University via Kawana Pelican Waters to Caloundra Nambour to Maroochydore via Kunda Park Nambour to Maroochydore via Bli Bli Kawana to Maroochydore via Mountain Creek Maroochydore to Landsborough via University (occasional extension to Australia Zoo and Aussie World) Maroochydore to University via Alexandra Headland Maroochydore to Sippy Downs via University Sippy Downs to Kawana via University Kawana to Maroochydore via Alexandra Headland Noosa Heads to Maroochydore via Peregian Beach Maroochydore to Noosa Junction via Airport, Coolum Noosa to Nambour via Eumundi Noosa to Nambour via Eumundi and Cooroy Nambour to University via Buderim Nambour area Local Service (Northern loop) Nambour area Local Service (South Western loop) Nambour area Local Service (Western loop) Nambour area Local Service (Eastern loop) Nambour area Local Service (Palmwoods loop) Nambour to Caboolture (Railbus service) Hinterland Connect - Nambour to Maleny Maleny - Landsborough - Beerwah (qconnect) Kenilworth to Mapleton via Obi Obi (Flexilink service) Conondale to Maleny via Witta (Flexilink service) Peachester to Beerwah (Flexilink service) Disclaimer The Sunshine Coast Public Transport Guide is produced by Sunshine Coast Council and is funded by your Transport Levy. It is a true and accurate publication of the public transport services offered by transport operators in the region at the time of printing. Council cannot guarantee the accuracy of this guide past the publication date as Transport operators reserve the right to amend, re-route and alter services without notice. You should check with operators before undertaking travel to ensure the service is still current. Information in the production of this guide has been sourced from relevant transport operators, websites and information guides available to the general public. Effective March 2015. © Sunshine Coast Regional Council.
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