Park and Ride - Eastern Park

A Park and Ride shuttle bus service operates between Upper Hearne Parade and Central Geelong from Monday to Friday each week.

Central Geelong Shuttle Park and Ride Service - operates between 7:30am to 10:00am and from 4:00pm to 6:30pm Monday to Friday (excluding Public Holidays).The last pick up at Moorabool St stop is approximately 6.20pm, returning to Upper Hearne Parade at approximately 6.30pm.

As this is a shuttle style service, exact pick up / drop off times are dependant on traffic conditions. Waiting time could be approximately 10-12 minutes or greater during road works.

Buses are comfortable, modern and air-conditioned.


Free all day parking is available at Upper Hearne Parade in Eastern Park.

Bus stops

In the morning the shuttle bus picks up passengers from Upper Hearne Parade in Eastern Park and stops at three locations.

Look for the red Central Geelong Shuttle signs on posts at these locations:

  • Moorabool Street, between Malop and Corio Streets on the East side of the street. Please note, the last pick up at this location in the afternoon is approximately 6:20pm (traffic dependant)
  • Yarra Street, between Malop and Little Malop Streets on the East side of the street. (Please note: this stop will be temporarily decommissioned from 1 March 2018 due to works in Malop Street)
  • Ryrie Street, between Yarra and Bellerine Streets on the North side of the street.

For the afternoon service, passengers may board the bus from the morning drop off locations, at the stops listed above, and the bus will return passengers to the car park at Upper Hearne Parade. Please present your ticket for a ride.

Bus fees

The cost for this service is $3 per person per day.

Purchase your bus ticket at the ticket machine, located at the western entrance to Upper Hearne Parade in Eastern Park. This is a cash or credit card transaction machine.

Please show the ticket to the driver on boarding the bus for travel to, and from, Central Geelong. Tickets must be presented for travel in either direction.


$50 per month - passengers can use this permit to ride the service as many times as they would like, per month.

Multi Trip Ticket

$40 - passengers can ride the service for 20 single trips. Present your ticket to the driver on boarding the bus.

This ticket is ideal for those who use the service occasionally or one way only.

The permit and Multi Trip Ticket are available from City of Greater Geelong, 100 Brougham Street Geelong.

Please note: please show your ticket or permit to the bus driver upon entering the bus for travel on the morning or afternoon service. 
The Yarra St stop will be decommissioned from March 1st whilst works are undertaken in Malop St.

Page last updated: Monday, 12 February 2018