Now Connecting Brisbane to Ashgrove

Marist College Ashgrove is a single campus school, with academic and sporting facilities located together on Frasers Road, Ashgrove. Click here to view the campus map.

Bus arrivals and departures occur via the bus stop inside the College (No. 43 on the map) or the bus stop on Grevilla Road (No. 53 on the map). You can check which public transport services stop near Marist College Ashgrove via the Translink Journey Planner, enter your address in the ‘from’ field and ‘Marist College Ashgrove’ in the ‘to’ field to explore options or on the Brisbane Bus Lines website.

In addition to the Translink and Brisbane Bus Line Services, the College also has a contracted charter bus service.

Bus Routes

The College currently operates 2 daily services in the morning and afternoon (click morning or afternoon on the routes below to open in Google Maps to see the route and timetable)

  • MCA – Route 1 – Everton Hills / Bunya / Ferny Hills / Ferny Grove / Arana Hills / Everton Park / Mitchelton / Gaythorne (morning and afternoon). Click here to view pdf of Route 1.

  • MCA – Route 2 – Bridgeman Downs / McDowall / Stafford Heights / Stafford / Gordon Park / Lutwyche / Grange / Wilston / Newmarket (morning and afternoon). Click here to view pdf of Route 2.

About our services

The schedule of services displayed below is approximate and dependent on traffic conditions. Students should ensure that they are at bus stops a minimum of 5 minutes before the scheduled departure times.

Ashgrove’s services provide:

  • Pick-up and drop-off at the College bus stop (No. 43 on the map)
  • Fixed timetable and routes enabling families to plan their week
  • Morning and Afternoon bus service
  • Fully air-conditioned modern buses with the latest technology, GPS tracking and seat belts
  • A regular driver
  • No need for a bus card, payment is via the College’s Student Card

Service Cost

The Marist College Ashgrove bus service will cost $3.00 per trip. This is a cashless service and will only accept payment by the Bus Monitor System. Access to the Bus Monitor System is provided through students’ ID cards. Parents / Guardians can deposit funds through MyMarash.

Your son’s account is attached to your Parent profile. Simply log into the Parent Portal via MyMarash then click the link to the Bus Monitor. Your son’s name will be visible and you can electronically deposit funds in their Monitor account, view transactions and manage the account.

Students who travel the equivalent of 85% or more of school days (return trip) in a single term will receive a 15% credit on their ticket expenditure for that term.

This credit will automatically be put into the Students Bus Monitor account.

GPS Bus Tracking

The Transport Me app is an electronic passenger management system, similar to Translink’s Go Card system. It allows you to set a stop as your favourite track the bus in real time and receive a free push notification letting you know if it is on time or has been delayed. The app can be downloaded the app from the Apple Store or Google Play by searching for “Transport Me”.

For further details on how to use the app please click here.

Apply for a Seat

To register your son’s usage of a service please click here. All payments must be made in advance. You do not need to specify if you want morning or afternoon, just what bus route your son will be using.

Request a Stop

Bus routes can be requested via this link:

The College makes every effort to accommodate bus stop requests. However, changes are not always possible due to impacts on routes or total journey time. Bus routes are reviewed bi-annually in May and December each year.

Further Information

For further information please contact the College on Phone 07 3858 4555 or email schoolbus@marash.qld.edu.au

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