Floriade Shuttle Bus Timetable

Published on 10 September 2018

Floriade, Australia’s biggest celebration of spring, returns to Canberra from September 15th to October 14th, celebrating all things POP CULTURE.

Shuttle Bus Information:

The Canberra Centre to Floriade Free Shuttle Service is your complimentary scenic tour to the front gates of Floriade, from four convenient locations including the Australian War Memorial, the National Gallery of Australia,  Mercure Hotel Canberra and Canberra Centre. The loop shuttle service departs once an hour from each location.

Please see below the shuttle timetable, sit back and enjoy.

Dates of service: Saturday 15 September to Sunday 14 October 2018 inclusive. The shuttle service will return to Canberra Centre on the last route of the day at 6.00pm.

Canberra Centre Floriade National Gallery
of Australia
Australian War
Mercure Canberra
Petrie Street Regatta Point Kind Edward Terrace Opposite Poppy's Cafe Gooreen Street
10.00am 10.10am 10.20am 10.35am 10.40am
11.00am 11.10am 11.20am 11.35am 11.40am
12.00pm 12.10pm 12.20pm 12.35pm 12.40pm
1.00pm 1.10pm 1.20pm 1.35pm 1.40pm
2.00pm 2.10pm 2.20pm 2.35pm 2.40pm
3.00pm 3.10pm 3.20pm 3.35pm 3.40pm
4.00pm 4.10pm 4.20pm 4.35pm 4.40pm
5.00pm* 5.10pm* 5.20pm* 5.35pm* 5.40pm*
*Last route of the day

Floriade Bus Map


Cost: The Canberra Centre to Floriade Shuttle is a free service.

Bookings: Bookings will not be accepted for this shuttle service and availability can NOT be guaranteed.

Schedule: Whilst every effort is made to maintain the timetabled service, no responsibility will be taken for inconvenience due to delayed service.

Departures: We recommend passengers arrive at scheduled bus stop 5 minutes prior to departure to allow adequate time to check in luggage items with driver. Please note, as bookings are NOT taken, spaces cannot be guaranteed at any particular time.

Luggage: Items under 32kg will be accepted and carried. The company accepts no responsibility for loss or damage to luggage arising out of or in any way incidental to the service whether such loss or damage may be due to alleged negligence or misconduct on the part of the company, its employees or agents or otherwise. Luggage will not be stored on the shuttle and must be collected at time of disembarking.

Unaccompanied Child Policy: Children under the age of 14 years are not permitted to travel unaccompanied on the Canberra Centre to Floriade Shuttle service.

Car Parking: Car parking is available in the Canberra Centre car parks. Standard Canberra Centre car park rates apply.

Bikes: Bikes are not permitted on the bus.

Wheelchair access: Wheelchair access is available on the shuttle, this available space allows one wheelchair at anytime.

Bus capacity: 80 passengers (25 internal, 55 roof top) No standing persons can be catered on the bus.