The University of Newcastle, Australia

Security Shuttle


Security operate two shuttle bus services on-campus. These services operate Monday to Friday during Semester. They do not operate on weekends, public holidays, University concession days or during the semester breaks. A restricted services operates during the June/July Semester break.

Station Security Shuttle

Connecting the train station with Callaghan campus this service operates Monday to Friday during Semester between 8 to 10am and 4 to 6pm. The service operates on a continuous loop stopping at Warabrook Train Station (carpark 16) and Shortland Union building (carpark 5). See the route map.

Security Shuttle

Between the Express Station shuttle times the shuttle bus will operate on a continuous loop around Callaghan campus between 10am to 4pm. If you miss the New Space shuttle you could catch the Security Shuttle. Visit the myUON app to track the shuttle in real time.

Security Night Shuttle

From 6.30pm up until 1am you can call the security shuttle to arrange a pick up. The security night shuttle takes passengers to locations on-campus and also nearby suburbs including Jesmond, Shortland, Birmingham Gardens and Waratah West. For the after hours shuttle service you can arrange a pick-up by calling 4921 5888 and then pressing '2' or calling 0407 951 470. You can also use any internal phone by calling extension 27114. Click here to see the off-campus boundary map. If you want to keep an eye on where the security shuttle is download the myUON app.

NUspace Shuttle

The NUspace Shuttle service is a free inter-campus shuttle service that runs 5 days a week from 7am – 10.15pm. There are 6 stops on Callaghan campus and you can hop on and off wherever you like. The service then operates as a non- stop service to NUspace. The shuttle service runs during semester on a 30 minute frequency. During semester break the shuttle will change to a hourly service. The shuttle does not operate during the uni shutdown period or on public holidays. Please ensure you show the drive you student of staff ID when boarding the bus.


A free security shuttle operates during the semester on the Central Coast campus Monday to Friday from 5 to 10.00pm. The shuttle departs from the main bus stop on the Loop Road but will come to your location on request. The service also includes drop off and pick up to Ourimbah Railway Station by request. The shuttle does not operate on weekends, public holidays, University concession days or during semester breaks. To arrange a pick up with the security shuttle please call 4921 5888 and then press '3' or call 0414 411 799.