Loreto Normanhurst is well served by public transport with Normanhurst Railway Station about 400m from the school with an overhead walkway over Pennant Hills Road and an internal Drop-off/Pickup zone inside the school grounds for both public and private bus services.
Public buses to the school are provided by Shorelink/TransDev and ComfortDelGro Cabcharge/Hillsbus /Dural Bus Services. These are School Bus services specifically for school students. The Government M60 Service also has a stop on Pennant Hills Road directly at the school gate.
Please follow these links for Timetables and Routes:
- City Rail
- State Transit Authority
- Forest Coach Lines
- Loreto Private Bus Service
Catch the train to Wahroonga then the Transdev bus from Wahroonga to Loreto Normanhurst. This bus also picks up in the afternoons after school.
Strathfield, Epping, Eastwood, etc. (Northern Line)
Catch the train, alight at Normanhurst and walk up Normanhurst Road, across the overpass into the school grounds.
Bus from Castle Towers to Pennant Hills Station – either catch a connecting bus (Hillsbus) to the school or the train to Normanhurst, walk up Normanhurst Road, across the overpass into the school grounds.
Hillsbus collects from Round Corner and delivers students to school.
Hillsbus picks up corner of Highs and Castle Hill Roads and delivers students to the school.
St Ives/Northern Beaches
Forest Coach Lines to Gordon then train to either Wahroonga or Normanhurst (please see “from North Shore” above. See also Loreto Private Bus Service).
Loreto Normanhurst provides five dedicated private buses for transport to and from the school. Chartered by North Sydney Bus Charters, buses are air conditioned, fitted with seat belts and are clearly branded as Loreto Normanhurst buses. Buses operate each school day of the term, dropping the students at Loreto by 8:10am and departing each afternoon at 3:25pm.
Lane Cove / NORTH RYDE Route
Commences at Lane Cove Shops , Longueville Road and travels through , North Ryde, West Pymble, South Turramurra before proceeding to Loreto Normanhurst (see timetable for more detail)
drummoyne/ Gladesville Route
Commences at Drummoyne, Hunters Hill, Gladesville, Epping before proceeding to Loreto Normanhurst (see timetable for more detail)
Lower North Shore Route
Commences at Mosman and travels through Northbridge, Willoughby, Roseville, East Killara, St Ives, Turramurra before proceeding to Loreto Normanhurst (see timetable for more detail)
ROUSE HILL / GLENHAVEN / HILLS DISTRICT ROUTE
Commences at Stanhope Gardens and travels through Glenhaven, Dural, Cherrybrook, West Pennant Hills before proceeding to Loreto Normanhurst (see timetable for more detail)
avalon / newport ROUTE (proposed commencement term 1, 2019 – TBC)
Commences at Avalon and travels through Newport, Mona Vale, Ingleside, Terrey Hills, St Ives before proceeding to Loreto Normanhurst (see timetable for more detail)
Applications for the Loreto Private Bus Service may be made by downloading an application form. Students will need to abide by a Code of Conduct for the Loreto Normanhurst Private Bus service.