Transport Links

Brigidine College is situated at 325 Mona Vale Road, St Ives.

New Northern Beaches – Private Bus Services

Brigidine College provides three morning and afternoon private bus services in the Northern Beaches areas.  The bus services are operated by North Sydney Bus Charters (NSBC), in air-conditioned and seat-belted coaches. 

The three routes are:
• Avalon
• Cromer/Collaroy
• North Balgowlah/Seaforth

For further details of the morning routes please click here.

For further details of the afternoon routes please click here.


Avalon route and times

Stop Place Time AM Time PM
1 Avalon, Hitchcock Park carpark 7.15am 4.25pm
2 Avalon, Barrenjoey Rd (near Wollstonecraft Ave) 7.16am 4.24pm
3 Avalon Surf Club (near Avalon Pde) 7.18am 4.22pm
4 Avalon, Barrenjoey Rd (near Old Barrenjoey Rd) 7.20am 4.19pm
5 Newport Surf Club, Barrenjoey Rd (near Neptune Rd) 7.23am 4.17pm
6 Newport, Barrenjoey Rd (near Trevor Rd) 7.25am 4.15pm
7 Mona Vale, Barrenjoey Rd (near Karloo Pde) 7.27am 4.13pm
8 Mona Vale, Barrenjoey Rd (near Hillcrest Ave) 7.28am 4.12pm
9 Mona Vale, Barrenjoey Rd (near Bassett St) 7.29am 4.11pm
10 Mona Vale, Barrenjoey Rd (public bus zone Kitchener Park – near Park St) 7.31am 4.09pm
11 Mona Vale Rd (Mona Vale General Cemetery – near Ponderosa Pde) 7.35am 4.05pm
12 Mona Vale Rd, Ingleside (near Manor Rd) 7.40am 4.00pm
13 Brigidine College (AM Mona Vale Rd/PM Woodbury Rd) 8.05am 3.40pm

Cromer/Collaroy route and times

Stop Place Time AM Time PM
Cromer, Carawa Rd (after Waroon Rd/opp shops) 4.31pm
1 Cromer Public School, Carcoola Rd (before Meehan Rd) 7.10am 4.30pm
2 Wheeler Heights, Rose Ave (in front of St Rose Catholic Church) 7.17am 4.23pm
3 Collaroy Plateau Public School, Plateau Rd (in front of school) 7.20am 4.20pm
4 Collaroy, Pittwater Rd (near Collaroy St) 7.25am 4.15pm
5 Narrabeen, Pittwater Rd (At shops near carpark) 7.29am 4.11pm
6 Elanora Heights Shops, Powderworks Rd (at shops near Kalang Rd) 7.35am 4.05pm
7 Terry Hills Public School, Myoora Rd (Opp School) 7.50am 3.55pm
8 Brigidine College (AM Mona Vale Rd/PM Woodbury Rd) 8.05am 3.40pm

North Balgowlah/Seaforth route and times

Stop Place Time AM Time PM
1 North Balgowlah, Woodbine St (Woodbine St Shops) 7.10am 4.35pm
2 Seaforth, Sydney Rd (Seaforth Shops near Kempbridge Ave) 7.13am 4.32pm
3 Balgowlah, Condamine St (near Sydney Rd) 7.17am 4.28pm
4 Manly Vale, Condamine St (near King St) 7.22am 4.23pm
5 Allambie Heights, Allambie Rd (Allambie Heights Public School) 7.28am 4.17pm
6 Frenchs Forest, Frenchs Forest Rd East (near Inverness Ave) 7.36am 4.09pm
7 Frenchs Forest, Forest Way (Forest Way Shops) 7.46am 3.59pm
8 Belrose, Forest Way (Opp Belrose Country Club near Hews Pde) 7.50am 3.55pm
9 Brigidine College (AM Mona Vale Rd/PM Woodbury Rd) 8.05am 3.40pm

Private Bus Pricing 2019

Bus pass type School trips per pass Price incl. GST
Term pass return daily am and pm each school term day $352
50 trip pass 50 – can be used over longer than one Term – 2019 only $194
10 trip pass 10 – can be used over longer than one Term – 2019 only $50

Public Transport

In addition to special school bus services provided by Forest Coaches and Shorelink, the College is well served by a network of regular bus routes providing readily available links to the North Shore rail line, the Northern Beaches, West Ryde and the Forest areas.

Visit Forest Coach Lines and Shorelink for timetables and detailed information about transfers for students between Brigidine College and Turramurra, Lindfield, Roseville, Gordon, Pymble, Chatswood and West Ryde train stations.

After school hours

Students may catch any of the regular (non-school) bus services to the train stations they require. In addition, areas such as North Turramurra, North Wahroonga, St Ives Chase, the Forest area, Killarney Heights, Elanora, the Northern Beaches, Pittwater, Terrey Hills and Beacon Hill have either direct private bus services or can be linked to government bus routes.

Public Transport Link Map for Brigidine College St Ives.