From Wednesday 8 February until late May there'll be changes to some services on routes 710, 714, 715 services travelling through Parkwood due to roadworks associated with the Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2 project.

During the following times, if you usually catch the bus to/from any of the affected stops in this area, you can catch a dedicated shuttle bus to connect with the Gold Coast University Hospital.

Routes 714 and 715

Buses will be diverted from 7.45pm to the last service, Monday to Thursday evenings from 8 February until the end of March.

There'll also be changes to 714 and 715 weekend services from 7.45pm on Friday 17 March to the last service on Sunday 19 March, and  from 7.45pm on Friday 24 March to the last service on Sunday 26 March.

During the diversion, a shuttle bus will run in a loop on some stops along the route to connect you with the Gold Coast University Hospital, where you can transfer to another bus service to reach your destination.

On weekdays, the shuttle service will run every 30 minutes from 7.45pm until 10.30pm.

On the affected weekend, the shuttle service will run around every 20 minutes.  

You can catch the shuttle bus from the stops below.

 

 The following bus stops will be closed during these times:

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Route 710

Buses will be diverted from 7.45pm to the last service, Monday to Thursday evenings from 13 March to 6 April, and from Monday 8th May until Thursday 11 May.

There will also be changes to the 710 from 7.45pm on Friday 21 April to the last service on Sunday 23 April, and from 7.45pm on Friday 5 May to last service on Sunday 7 May.

During these times, a shuttle bus will replace regular buses, running every 30 minutes.

If you catch the 710 to Helensvale Station during these times, you will be able to connect from the shuttle bus to the regular bus at Arundel Primary School stop, on Napper Rd. (see map below)


  • Napper Rd at Arundel Primary School, Parkwood (Stop ID 300443)
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Please note: Stop no. 301228 - Wintergreen Dr near Ballybunion Dr. will not be serviced at all during these times, but you can catch the shuttle bus across the road at the stop on Henry Cotton Dr, near Wintergreen Dr. (see map below)

Bus stop closed:

  • Wintergreen Dr near Ballybunion Dr, Parkwood (Stop ID 301228)

Alternative bus stop:

  • Henry Cotton Dr near Wintergreen Dr, Parkwood (Stop ID 301206)
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We thank you for your patience and understanding. 

Affected services

Buses

Last updated:  Fri 17 March 2017 at 1.54pm ()