Bendigo bus upgrades

Heathcote to Bendigo

From Sunday 23 September 2018, buses from Heathcote to Bendigo are upgraded to better suit your needs.

The timetable is more consistent, with five return buses on weekdays and three on Saturdays and Sundays. Plus fares are cheaper!

Heathcote to Bendigo fares
Date Full fare one way Full fare return Concession one way Concession return
Current $12.40 $20.60 $6.20 $10.30
From 23 September 2018 $5.40 $10.80 $2.70 $5.40
Junortoun to Bendigo fares
Date Full fare one way Full fare return Concession one way Concession return
Current $3 $5.40 $1.50 $2.70
From 23 September 2018 $2.40 $4.80 $1.20 $2.40

Route 63

From Monday 24 September 2018, Route 63 buses are extended to Bendigo Hospital to give you a convenient connection from the station to the hospital every 30 minutes. Bus stops at the hospital are relocated closer to the new hospital entrance.

From Bendigo Station, the bus runs to Bendigo Hospital via Railway Place, Mitchell Street, View Street, Barnard Street, Lucan Street, Bayne Street, Stewart Street and Arnold Street.

A  new bus stop is located on Arnold Street, between Stewart Street and Lucan Street.

Map of Route 63 route path and stops around Bendigo hospital

Route 71

From Monday 24 September 2018, all Route 71 buses are extended to Junortoun. There are six services per day, Monday to Saturday, servicing Strathfieldsaye and Junortoun.

From Strathfieldsaye, buses run via Somerville Road, Sullivans Road, Sinclairs Road, Somerset Park Road, Turners Road, Junortoun Road, Trotting Terrace, McIvor Forest Drive, Braeside Drive, Floreate Drive, Junortoun Road, Sullivans Road and Somerville Road, returning in a circular route to Strathfieldsaye.

Bus stops are located on McIvor Forest Drive and Braeside Drive.

Map of new Route 71 route path around Junortoun and Strathfieldsaye

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