North West Bus Changes from May 26

There will be a number of changes to bus services across the North West to coincide with the opening of Sydney Metro Northwest on Sunday May 26, 2019. These include a number of routes that have been rerouted to service new metro stations as well as more frequent services to better connect surrounding communities to Sydney Metro.

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A number of changes to T-Way services are occurring due to the opening of Sydney Metro Northwest – Transport NSW Blog Collection

CHANGED ROUTES
604
  • Route 604 is adjusted to run via Hills Showground Station
  • Route no longer serves Carrington Road between Middleton Avenue and Showground Road
  • Weekday morning and afternoon peak service frequency will be increased to every 15 mins between Baulkham Hills and Castle Hill Stations 
  • Later weeknight services will be provided
  • 215 additional weekly services
605
  • Weekday service frequency will be increased to every 30 minutes
  • Later weeknight services will be introduced
  • 200 additional weekly services
619
  • Route 619 will be adjusted to run via Hills Showground station
  • Route will no longer serve Carrington Road between Doran Drive and Showground Road
626
  • Route 626 will be adjusted to run between Pennant Hills Station and Kellyville Station via Cherrybrook, Castle Hill and Hills Showground stations
  • Route 626 will have increased weekday off peak service frequency, with later services at night 
  • New weekend services will be introduced
  • Route 626 will replace existing route T71 services between Castle Hill and Kellyville
  • 251 additional weekly services
633
  • Route 633 will be adjusted to serve Cherrybrook station
  • Route 633 no longer serves Coonara Avenue and Highs Road in West Pennant Hills.
  • Alternative service in Coonara Avenue provided by route 635 and in Highs Road provided by route 651
  • There will be no change to the service frequency or span of service
635
  • Route 635 adjusted to serve Coonara Avenue, Cherrybrook station and Anglicare Village
  • Route 635 no longer serves Highs Road, route 651 will provide alternative services
  • Weekday morning and afternoon peak service frequencies increased to every 15 minutes from Beecroft to Cherrybrook Station during the morning peak and from Cherrybrook Station to Beecroft Station during the afternoon peak 
  • 155 additional weekly services
714
  • Route 714 will be extended from Reston Grange to Norwest Station 
  • There will be no change to service frequency or span of service
T70/730
  • Route T70 will be renumbered to 730
  • Route will be changed to run via Hills Showground station
  • Route no longer serves Carrington Road between Doran Drive and Showground Road. You can access this route from the stops in Showground Road at Carrington Road
  • Most evening services will run to and from Castle Hill
  • There will be no change to the service frequency
T71/731
  • Route T71 will be renumbered to 731
  • Route will change to run between Blacktown and Rouse Hill only. Service replaced by Sydney Metro services and route 626 between Kellyville Station and Castle Hill
  • Windsor Road between Samantha Riley Drive and Old Windsor Road will no longer be served. Please use route 626 services at Samantha Riley Road at Windsor Road (around 800 metre walk) to access alternative bus routes
  • There will be no changes to service frequency or the route between Blacktown and Rouse Hil
T72/732
  • Route T72 will be renumbered to 732
  • Route will be changed to serve Tallawong Station
  • Increased weekday morning and afternoon peak service frequency between Quakers Hill and Rouse Hill Stations, with buses running every 15 minutes
  • Route no longer serves Schofields Road between Tallawong Road and Cudgegong Road. 
  • 121 additional weekly services
742
  • Route 742 will be changed to run via Tallawong Station and Clarke Street, Riverstone, and extended from Riverstone Station to Marsden Park via Carnarvon Road, replacing route 757 trips in this area
  • Route 742 will provide access to Sydney Metro services at Tallawong and Rouse Hill metro stations and serve new residential development in the Riverstone and Rouse Hill areas
  • Alternative services on Boundary Road, McCulloch Street and Piccadilly Street are available on route 747
  • Route 742 will see increased services on weekdays and Saturdays
  • 128 additional weekly trips
745
  • Route 745 will be changed to run via Bella Vista metro station and terminate at Norwest Private Hospital instead of Castle Hill
  • Alternative service between Glenwood and Castle Hill is available on route 730 (previously route T70) or by interchanging from route 745 to Sydney Metro services at Bella Vista metro station
  • Weekday morning and afternoon service frequency will be increased to every 15-20 minutes
  • Saturday service frequency will be increased to hourly
  • 129 additional weekly trips
746
  • Route 746 weekday morning and afternoon peak service frequency will be increased to every 30 minutes between Box Hill (Terry Road) and Rouse Hill Station
  • 35 additional weekly trips
747
  • Route 747 will be changed to run via Tallawong metro station
  • No changes to existing service frequency
  • Route no longer serves Schofields Road between Tallawong Road and Cudgegong Road 
751
  • Route 751 will be changed to run via Tallawong metro station
  • Service frequency will be increased across the week, with weekday morning and afternoon peak service frequency between Schofields Station and Rouse Hill to every 15 minutes, and every 30 minutes during off peak times and on weekends. Bus services will be timed to connect to most T1 Western Line trains at Schofields for travel to and from Richmond.
  • Route 751 will no longer serve Schofields Road between Tallawong Road and Cudgegong Road. You can walk to the next or previous stop along Schofields Road or walk into the Tallawong Station stops in Themeda Avenue, all options around 500m walk from the closed stop
  • 342 additional weekly trips
757
  • Route 757 will be changed to run via a consistent route between Marsden Park and Riverstone at all times. All trips will now run via Richmond Road and Garfield Road West, providing a standard route seven days a week.
  • Existing route 757 services running via Carnarvon Road will be provided by route 742.
  • Services will run later on weeknights and on Saturdays, with Sunday services running to and from Riverstone for the first time.
  • 11 additional weekly trips
T60
  • Route T60 will be changed to run via Norwest metro station via Barina Downs Road and Norwest Boulevard
  • There will be no change to the service frequency
661/671

662/741

663/672

664/679

M60/600

M61/610X

T70/730

T71/731

T72/732

T74/734

T75/735

  • Route 661 will be renumbered to 671
  • Route 662 will be renumbered to 741
  • Route 663 will be renumbered to 672
  • Route 664 will be renumbered to 679
  • Route M60 will be renumbered to 600
  • Route M61 will be renumbered to 610X
  • Route T70 will be renumbered to 730
  • Route T71 will be renumbered to 731
  • Route T72 will be renumbered to 732
  • Route T74 will be renumbered to 734
  • Route T75 will be renumbered to 735
NEW ROUTES
617
  • New route 617 connects Rouse Hill and Beaumont Hills to Kellyville Station via Mile End Road, Milford Drive, Withers Road, The Parkway, Brampton Drive and Samantha Riley Drive
  • 617 runs every 30 minutes in off peak times when route 617X to the city does not run
  • 200 new weekly services
643
  • Route 643 will be a new weekday peak hour route connecting Samantha Riley Drive to Kellyville Station during the morning peak and from Kellyville Station to Samantha Riley Drive during the afternoon peak
  • 70 new weekly services
WITHDRAWN ROUTES
740
  • Route 740 will be withdrawn
  • Alternative services between Plumpton and Glenwood provided by route 745
  • If you are travelling to Macquarie University or Macquarie Park you can transfer from route 745 to Sydney Metro services at Bella Vista metro station
  • If you are travelling to/from Glenwood you can access route 730 (previously route T70) to Norwest Station and transfer to Sydney Metro services to access Macquarie Park or Macquarie University
749
  • Route 749 will no longer operate
  • Alternative services available on routes 750 and 751 on Richmond Road

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