USC Express Shuttle - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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USC Express Shuttle

The USC Express Shuttle Service is a FREE service for all students and staff who hold a current University identification card.

Services commence on the first day of Semester and run until the last day of Semester 1 and 2 only. The shuttle service operates during teaching weeks from Monday to Friday and does not run during University breaks, including the Easter intra-semester break, the study break, Orientation week and exam period or on public holidays.

Routes

In 2021, the University will provide express shuttle buses between:

  • USC Gympie campus (via Cooroy) and the USC Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs) campus
  • USC Sunshine Coast shuttle bus loop service between the USC Sunshine Coast campus and Landsborough train station.
  • USC Caboolture shuttle bus loop service between the USC Caboolture campus and Caboolture train station.
Transport Me

Download the free TransportMe app

TransportMe is a complete, real-time transport passenger app that can be downloaded for free (compatible with both iOS and android phones).

  • Track your bus: Find out the current location of the Gympie USC express shuttle and how far it is from your stop. No more missed services!
  • Capacity notifications: Once the bus reaches 90% capacity an alert is issued to the Passenger App so students will be notified in advance.

To download the app visit TransportMe.

Timetables - Semester 2, 2021  

Gympie Shuttle Service

Please note: This service will recommence operation from 26 July,
Service operates weekdays from Monday 26 July - Friday 29 October.

Please note: The service does not run on weekends, public holidays - 4 October or during the USC mid-semester break 27 September - 1 October.

No Buses during study break and exam period
Northbound - USC Sunshine Coast to USC Gympie (3 services)
Location Bus Stop No Run 1 Time Run 2 Time Run 3 Time
Depart USC Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs), Platform 2 301501 7:45am 12:15pm 5:30pm
Depart Cooroy Station 301599 8:20am 12:50pm 6:05pm
Depart Gympie Intercity Bus Stop 770104 8:50am 1:25pm 6:40pm
Arrive USC Gympie/TAFE Unmarked 8:55am 1:30pm 6:45pm
Southbound - USC Gympie to USC Sunshine Coast (3 services)
Location Bus Stop No Run 1 Time Run 2 Time Run 3 Time
Depart USC Gympie/TAFE Unmarked 6:15am 10:30am 4:15pm
Depart Gympie Intercity Bus Stop 770104 6:25am 10:40am 4:25pm
Depart Cooroy Station 301599 7:00am 11:15am 4:55pm
Arrive, USC Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs), Platform 2 301501 7:30am 11:50am 5:25pm

USC Sunshine Coast Loop Shuttle Service

A free shuttle service is offered for all USC students and staff between the USC Sunshine Coast campus and Landsborough train station (the pick-up and drop-off point is the translink stop). Show your USC identity card to access the shuttle bus.

Service operates weekdays from Monday 26 July - Friday 29 October.

Please note: The service does not run on weekends, public holidays - 4 October or during the USC mid-semester break 27 September - 1 October.

* Timetable is subject to change.

Depart

Landsborough station

Arrive USC Sunshine Coast

(Platform 2)

Depart USC Sunshine

Coast (Platform 2)

Arrive

Landsborough Station

7.20am 7.50am 8.00am 8.30am
8.40am 9.10am 9.50am 10.20am
10.55am 11.25am 12.00pm 12.30pm
1.05pm 1.35pm 1.35pm 2.05pm
2.35pm 3.05pm 3.05pm 3.35pm
4.05pm 4.35pm 5.00pm 5.30pm
5.50pm 6.20pm 6.50pm 7.20pm

Caboolture Loop Shuttle Service

A free shuttle service is offered for all USC and TAFE students and staff travelling between the USC Caboolture campus and the Caboolture train station (the pick-up and drop-off point is in the eastern carpark). Show your USC or TAFE identity card to access the shuttle bus.

Service operates weekdays from Monday 19 July - Friday 29 October.

Please note: The service does not run on weekends, public holidays - 9 August (Moreton Bay Show Day) and 4 October or during the USC mid-semester break 27 September - 1 October.

* Timetable is subject to change.

Depart Caboolture Station Arrive USC/TAFE Caboolture Depart USC/TAFE Caboolture Arrive Caboolture Station
Morning Run

7:15

7:19

7:19

7:23

7:30

7:34

7:34

7:38

7:45

7:49

7:49

7:53

8:00

8:04

8:04

8:10

8:15

8:19

8:19

8:25

8:30

8:34

8:34

8:40

8:45

8:49

8:49

8:55

9:00

9:04

9:04

9:10

9:15

9:19

9:19

9:25

9:45

9:49

9:49

9:53

10:15

10:19

10:19

10:23

10:45

10:49

10:49

10:53

11:15

11:19

11:19

11:23

11:45

11:49

11:49

11:53

Afternoon Run

12:15

12:19

12:19

12:23

12:45

12:49

13:15

13:19

13:19

13:23

13:45

13:49

13:49

13:53

14:15

14:19

14:19

14:23

14:45

14:49

14:49

14:53

15:15

15:19

15:19

15:23

15:45

15:49

15:49

15:53

16:15

16:19

16:19

16:23

16:45

16:49

16:49

16:53

17:15

17:19

17:19

17:23

17:45

17:49

17:49

17:53

18:15

18:19

Travel times may vary depending on traffic conditions. Please arrive ten minutes prior to the departure time to ensure you do not miss your bus service.

Please note: USC is not responsible for ensuring that the shuttle buses arrive on time, or that passengers comply with travel regulations. For all matters relating the whereabouts of a late bus, or travel regulations, please contact the bus service provider directly:

  • Gympie route: Polleys Bus Service Tel: (07) 5480 4500
  • Caboolture Loop: Coast & Country - Tel: 1300 428737
  • USC Sunshine Coast Loop: Kangaroo Bus line - Tel: 1300 287 525

Consider combining your methods of travel in a single day, for example using the USC Shuttle or a TransLink service in one direction, and carpooling in another.

All enquiries about the USC Express Shuttle and any other travel initiatives can be emailed to travel2USC@usc.edu.au.