Travelling to Wollongong Campus from Sydney
If you are travelling from Sydney to Wollongong Campus public transport is available and is encouraged. Use Trip Planner to plan your trip for all NSW public transport modes. Catch the train from Sydney. The closest station to Wollongong campus is North Wollongong Train station. Opal fares apply and an Opal Student Concession is available to eligible students. For information on Opal cards and how to apply for a Opal Student Concession visit - uow.edu.au/student/central/travelpasses for details.
There are shuttle buses that connect the North Wollongong Train Station to the campus. You can catch the free UOW North Gong Shuttle bus (refer to the North Gong Shuttle Timetable.pdf for operating times) or the NSW State Government Gong Shuttle (on weekends). North Wollongong Station is also within walking distance of the campus (approx 20 minutes).
Driving is an option however it is not recommended due to limited parking and traffic congestion at peak times around the University. If you must drive then carpooling with three or more people is the best idea. Refer to the UOW Parking webpage for parking information.