We have recieved many request for your favourite bus routes to be route of the week. From this week onwards we willbe moving through the requested routes. This week our route of the week is the 506 as requested by Finn C. and Charlotte O.
The 506 operates from The Domain to East Ryde via the Sydney CBD, Rozelle, Drummoyne and Hunters Hill. Selected weekday daytime services extend from East Ryde to Macquarie Univeristy via North Ryde and Macquarie Park.
Previously the route operated to Circular Quay not The Domain but it was re-routed in October 2015 due to light rail construction.
The service runs every 30 minutes to Macquarie Univeristy between 7am-5pm Monday to Saturday with the journey taking between 55-75 minutes. It runs every between 6am-Midnight daily to East Ryde, with services every 10 minutes during peak, 30 minutes off peak and on-weekends and hourly at night.
The 506 operates out of Ryde Depot using a variety of buses with Mercedes-Benz or Volvo Chassis and Custom Coaches and Volgren bodywork.