Bus Australia - Scanner Frequencies

Last updated 20 Apr 2009

This page contains a collection of radio frequencies thought to be used by various transport companies. 
If you have any additional frequencies or other information, click

All registered frequencies can be searched at the Australian Communications Authority website.

If anyone has the time to search the ACA website (and preferably a scanner to confirm frequencies), any additions will be gratefully accepted. Or preferably, like shown below for Vic & SA, if you find any existing sites listing transport related frequencies let me know.

Sydney & Surrounds

Company Frequency
Nowra Coaches 79.1750 (may not be correct)
81.6750
Bathurst Coaches 161.3250
Connex NSW 162.1375
Connex Revesby depot (no longer in use) 465.625 / 456.125
Berrima Coaches 162.3375
Forest Coach Lines 162.6750 / 162.165
Demerton (Transit first) 162.9500
Glenorie Bus Company 162.9750
Rutty's Bus Service 162.9750
Oliveri Transport (Metro Link) 163.9750
John A Gilbert (Shorelink) 164.0500
The Entrance Red Bus Service 164.4250
Liverpool Transport Co 164.5625
Murrays Coaches 462.1000
Pyrmont Light Rail Co 463.9250
464.4500
Blue Ribbon  465.450
John J Hill 467.1500
Busways Gosford 470.5500
Connex Monorail/Light Rail, Sydney 485.2500
485.5500
486.4000
486.9000
State Transit Authority 485.5750
485.6000
485.6250
485.9000
485.9250
486.1750
486.2000
486.2250
486.4750
486.5000
Westbus 487.6750
Busways Blacktown 488.5500
Busways Central Coast & Macarthur 490.1000
Holroyd Bus Lines (Baxters) 490.8000
Neville Bus Service (Busabout) 494.6000
Sita/Coachtrans 508.675
Newcastle:
Newcastle Buses
State Rail
Blue Ribbon
Sugar Valley

485.5750
450.0500
465.4500
464.6750

ACT

ACTION Buses 78.6000
79.0900
79.2700
79.9600
404.1500
463.6750
471.8000
487.2250

Victoria

Visit Melbourne Metro Scan for a list of Melbourne Bus frequencies (the frequencies listed have been confirmed as correct).

Australian Scanning Encyclopedia also lists transport frequencies shown under "Railways" and "Buses & Trams".

Queensland

Company Frequency
Hornibrook Bus Lines 165.1625
Transit Australia 173.1000
Suncoast Pacific 467.400
Surfside Buslines 453.8000
454.9000
455.8750
463.3000
464.4000
465.3750
465.6250
Mackay Transit Coaches 469.4500
Coachtrans 461.150
Westside 506.560
LCBS 490.150

South Australia

Please visit S.A. Scanner for an extensive list of South Australia frequencies - click on "Bus/Rail" for transport frequencies. Unfortunately this link no longer works.

Western Australia

Path Transit 490.925
490.625
Southern Coast Transit * 472.775
473.800
472.650
Swan Transit * 470.675
473.375
474.750
473.250
472.975
473.675
474.425
474.725
Circleroute *
(operated by all three Transperth Operators)
472.750
Secureforce *
(Transit Security) for the buses
461.325
473.575
* These frequencies are not exclusive to these companies - other (non-transport) companies may also be heard on these frequencies
   

 

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