Transit Systems Sydney
|Slogan||Next Generation Transport|
|Commenced operation||13 October 2013|
|Service area||Western Sydney|
|Service type||Bus services|
|Fleet||237 (August 2014)|
|Chief executive||Clint Feuerherdt|
In November 2012 Transit Systems was awarded a contract by Transport for New South Wales to operate Sydney Bus Region 3 bus services in Sydney, taking over services operated by Busabout, Hopkinsons, Metro-link and Westbus. Transit Systems also took over the government operated T80 from Western Sydney Buses. Operations commenced on 13 October 2013.
Transit Systems operates a combination of buses inherited from its predecessors, 65 new built buses and some second hand purchases including Volgren bodied Mercedes-Benz O500LEs from Brisbane Transport and some older high-floors purchased from the Dineen Group and Hopkinsons. As at August 2014, the fleet consisted of 237 buses.
- Transit Systems awarded Sydney buses contract Transit Systems 7 November 2012
- Cut costs or bus contracts will go to private sector, minister tells drivers Sydney Morning Herald 7 November 2012
- Transit Systems Sydney Australian Bus Fleet Lists