Welcome toWollongong

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How to get around once You're Here

Once you’ve arrived safely in Wollongong, there are a number of easy and affordable transport options to get you from A to B.

free gong shuttle busFree Gong Shuttle Map

Wollongong’s free (yes we said FREE!) Gong Shuttle Bus makes it easy to get around the Wollongong’s CBD.

The service operates in both directions on a loop from Wollongong Station to Wollongong University via Wollongong Hospital, Burelli Street and the Innovation Campus. Please refer to the green line on the map for the Shuttle’s exact route and scheduled stops.

On weekdays the Shuttle operates every 10 minutes between 7am and 6pm and every 20 minutes from 6pm to 10pm.

On weekends the Shuttle operates every 20 minutes between 8am and 6pm.

The route numbers for the Gong Shuttle are 55A and 55C.

For more information about the Gong Shuttle Bus visit www.131500.com.au or download the map PDF to determine the Free Gong Shuttle Stop nearest you.


other wollongong bus services

Premier Illawarra and Dions also operate regular timetables bus services in and around Wollongong. Visit their websites for timetables and more information.


travelling around wollongong by train

If you’re looking to travel to the outer suburbs of Wollongong and/or to some of the beautiful coastal towns further south such as Shellharbour, Kiama or Nowra, CityRail offers regular timetabled services via the South Coast Line.

For timetables and more information visit the Sydney Trains website.


Car hire in wollongong

If you prefer to run on your own timetable, hiring a car is a great option to make your way around Wollongong with all major companies represented including Avis, Budget and Hertz.


The map below highlights the different modes of travel available in Wollongong. View PDF.  

Free Gong Shuttle Map