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COVID – 19

Due to COVID being detected in Cowra the “Hail & Ride” Service may not operate tomorrow, Tuesday 21st September, 2021.  

An update will be posted prior to 8.00am tomorrow, if the service will operate.

We apologise for any inconvenience

Take care

Cowra Bus Services Pty Ltd was established in 2001 taking over the business of Thomas Bus Service which has been operating for over 50 years. The Company operates a fleet of school buses and charter buses.

Cowra Bus Timetables
Effective 4 May, 2020

Hail & Ride
All bus services operate Hail & Ride. Please stand in a safe place for the bus to stop and signal the driver as the bus approaches. To exit the bus please tell the driver when you board where you would like to alight, and the driver will stop as close as possible to your desired location.  If you require the wheel chair lift, please contact us prior to travel on 63421021 so that we are prepared to assist you with travel.

Route 541 – West Cowra Loop – Servicing West Cowra, Cowra Golf Club, Visitors Centre, POW Theatre and Rose Gardens.
Route 543 – East Cowra Loop – Servicing Lynch St, East Cowra
Route 544 –Taragala Loop – Servicing Taragala
Route 545 – Mulyan and North Cowra Loop – Servicing Mulyan, North Cowra,  Holman Place 

Click here to view the Route map
Click here to download the full bus timetable

How to use this timetable
1. Using the route map provided find the two timing points you are located between.
2. Locate these two timing points on the timetable.
3. Your bus is scheduled to arrive between the times shown for these points. For example, if your bus stop is situated between timing points and on the map, then the bus is scheduled to arrive between the time listed for and the time listed for .

School Services
Buses that operate on special routes to and from schools are not shown in this timetable.  Students are required to show bus passes whenever boarding the bus, to and from school.  If they do not have a bus pass they may apply for a Term Pass or pay the fare required to ride.  If  your child loses their pass, a replacement form will need to be completed and a fee of $11.00, is to be paid before a new pass will be printed.

Fares and concession travel
Concession cards must be produced for concession discounts or free travel each time a ticket is purchased. Passengers 16 years and over are required to pay full fare unless travelling to and from school, or upon presenting a valid school pass or other valid ID. Tickets are issued for all fares paid. Please retain tickets until the end of the trip to avoid being asked to pay another fare by an inspector. Where possible tender the correct fare.

If you have any questions regarding timetables, lost property, a complaint or compliment, please contact us at info@cowrabus.com.au

Travel Information
Student Travel Information 2008

Apply for or update school travel:-




Bus 1 – West Cowra  Bus 2 – West Cowra, Erambie  Bus 3 – North Cowra   Bus 4 – East Cowra & Taragala  Bus 5 – Holmwood

Bus 7 – Mandurama  Bus 8 – Barryreenie  Bus 9 – Broula   Bus 10 – Reids Flat   Bus 11 – Walli   Bus 12 – Morongla  Bus 13 – Billimari    Bus 14 – Canowindra  Bus 15 – Glen Logan


COVID 19 – Travel advise and information


Cowra Bus Service COVID 19 Charter Hire Information Doc 01072020

Cowra Bus Service COVID 19 Charter Hire Information for Group Town Transfers 010720

TARP – Village to Cowra Services

Woodstock Wanderer 2

Woodstock Wanderer Calender

Koora, Watta, Noonbinna

Koora Calender


Cowra Bus Service is a member of www.busnsw.com.au