How to get to Newington

Newington College is located at 200 Stanmore Road, Stanmore NSW 2048. The school is well serviced by public transport and is easily accessible by car, right in the heart of Sydney’s Inner West.

We understand that boys from all over Sydney come to Newington, so the College also offers chartered bus services to and from the College each day.

The College offers chartered bus services to and from the College each day and there are Government transport options on buses and trains. These routes also service our Stanmore preparatory campus, Wyvern House. In this microsite you will find information about each of the services, including timetables, route maps and application forms. There is another private bus that runs to and from our Lindfield preparatory campus to Seaforth and also to Hunters Hill. In this microsite you will find information about the service, including timetables, route maps and application forms. 

Parents of new students commencing at Newington who don’t already have an Opal card should apply for their boy’s Opal cards online.

Please click here to complete your online application.

If your son already has an Opal card don’t apply for a new one, just update his travel details online.

For those new families commencing 2020, please apply for Government and private transport after Friday 6 December.

6 Private Bus Routes

  1. North Shore Bus
  2. Cronulla Bus
  3. Eastern Suburbs Bus
  4. Dee Why/Annandale Bus
  5. Lindfield to Balmain
  6. Lindfield to Seaforth

In addition to this, Newington College also has its own Government Bus Routes (STA 561 and 564 School Specials) which run between Hunters Hill, Balmain and Stanmore via Annandale).

Government Transport

Parents of new students commencing at Newington who don’t already have an Opal card should apply for their boy’s Opal cards online.

Please click here to complete your online application.

If your son already has an Opal card don’t apply for a new one, just update his travel details online.

Students with Opal cards who are progressing to year 3 and year 7 do not need to reapply if they meet the following three conditions:

  • are continuing at the same school
  • are residing at the same address
  • have not been sent an expiry notification from Transport for NSW.