Public Transport

Leave your car at home and explore the City of South Perth by bus or ferry. The City is serviced by a number of public transport options including Transperth buses and a ferry which travels between Mends Street Jetty in South Perth and Elizabeth Quay in the Perth CBD.

The Local TravelSmart Map South Perth is a helpful guide for walking, cycling and using public transport in the City.


This City is serviced by the networked metropolitan Transperth bus system. Visit the Transperth website for timetables, route maps and more information.

Residents can use the FREE Curtin Access Bus (CABS) which operates along four circular routes during term time. For more information, visit the Curtin website.  


The ferry from Mends Street Jetty to Barrack Street Jetty is accessible for wheelchairs and scooters. Visit the Transperth website for timetables and more information.


Designated taxi ranks can be found on Mends Street in South Perth and at various locations throughout the City. Taxis can also be hailed on the street or ordered by telephone.

Taxi operators include:

A taxi service is available for passengers with disabilities. This service operates 24 hours a day and it is recommended that you book 24 hours in advance to avoid delays.

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