There are two separate safety shuttle routes to transport students to and from campus. The Academic Campus (Library) shuttle and the Bellevue Campus (College) shuttle.


During the trimester, Safety and Security's shuttle bus  service picks up students from the Dixson Library, the Law Library and  the Northern Carpark and transports them to the requested locations within the town boundaries.

Departure times are as follows:

Monday - Friday
- Departs Dixson Library at 7.00pm, 8.00pm, 9.00pm & 10.00pm
- Departs Law Library at 7.05pm, 8.05pm, 9.05pm & 10.05pm.
- Departs Northern Carpark at 7:10pm, 8:10pm, 9:10pm and 10:10pm

After 10pm, the service runs from the Academic Campus by request (phone 6773 2099) until dawn.

Saturday & Sunday
The service runs from the Academic Campus by request (phone 6773 2099) from dusk until dawn.


The College UNE Safety Shuttle is a service for students to travel to and from their college to reach essential services in the centre of Armidale. It operates Tuesday through to Saturday and departs Austin College, UNE, every half hour from 6pm.

Operating hours are as follows:

Tues, Wed, Thurs : 6pm - 12am - last return trip from town 11.45pm
Fri, Sat: 6pm - 2am - last return trip from town 1.45am

The Shuttle will stop at the below approved stops only

    • Mary White College (on request)
    • Austin/EPC bus stop
    • St Albert's College
    • Girraween Service Station
    • Belgrave Cinema
    • Hardman Automotive
    • Grant McCarroll Service Centre
    • Optus Shop (Beardy Street Mall)
    • Armidale Hospital
    • Girraween Service Station
    • Wright Village (Eastern Car Park)


    1. The UNE Safety Shuttle service is for current University of New England (UNE) students only.


    1. Passengers must be able to produce their UNE student ID prior to boarding and may be asked to further produce it at any time.


    1. All passengers must remain seated at all times


    1. The UNE Safety Shuttle service will stop at designated and approved locations only


    1. Passengers must refrain from using offensive language or behaviour


    1. Passengers may not consume food or beverage on the UNE Safety Shuttle


    1. No Smoking is permitted on the UNE Safety Shuttle


    1. All parts and belongings of a passenger must remain inside the UNE Safety Shuttle at all times.


    1. Aggressive and threatening behaviour will result in a passenger being immediately expelled from the UNE Safety Shuttle.


    1. Instructions from Life Safety, Security & Information staff are to be adhered to at all times

Any breach of code of conduct will be reported to UNE’s Student Grievance Unit, and/or college heads, and/or college resident fellows, as appropriate, and may result in suspension of utilising this service for the person in breach.