Public transport

The NT Department of Transport runs regular bus routes that cover Darwin and Palmerston as well as Alice Springs.

Student concession for bus travel applies seven days a week for Australian students upon presentation of your Student ID card to the bus driver. Students from international universities are not eligible for the concession fare.

The major bus interchanges are located at Casuarina Shopping Square, Palmerston interchange and Darwin interchange. You can obtain bus timetables and maps at the interchanges or at the NT Department of Transport.

Bus stop locations

Casuarina campus

  • Public bus in front of the Information Centre, Building Orange 1. The route four bus travels between Casuarina Square and Darwin city and stops at the University on route in both directions

Palmerston campus

  • Public bus stop is marked "B" on the campus map (PDF 457KB). Bus number 73 will take you to the Palmerston bus interchange

CDU Darwin Waterfront

  • Public bus stop is located in front of the building on Kitchener Drive, opposite the WWII oil tunnels.