About us

State Transit is one of the largest and most modern bus transport providers in Australia. As the only government bus company in NSW, we proudly take our passengers on over 130 million journeys a year around Sydney, getting them to their destination as quickly and safely as possible.

We put customers at the centre of everything we do by ensuring the highest level of service is delivered on all of our bus routes.

We play an integral role in providing a safe and reliable end-to-end public transport solution for our community, working closely with other transport agencies to provide seamless bus, train, ferry and light rail services to keep our customers on the move.

Operating from several depots across Sydney, our people play an important role in delivering vital transport services to local communities.

Who We Are

State Transit is a large and diverse government transport agency that strongly believes in shaping our people to be the best they can be.

We are an organisation of 3,500 people:

  • Approximately 2,900 bus operators.
  • Approximately 200 mechanics, auto electricians, panel beaters, vehicle painters and maintenance staff. 
  • Approximately 300 operational and corporate support staff
  • More than 30 languages other than English are spoken.
  • More than half of our workforce is from a culturally and linguistically diverse background.

We offer a wide range of opportunities for our people to undertake satisfying work, develop their skills and pursue a rewarding career, whether as a driver, mechanic, operational support or corporate support staff.

We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture that is representative of the community we serve. We recognise the value of the differences and diversity that our people bring to the work environment and are open to attracting anyone irrespective of their age, gender, cultural or religious background, disability, educational level or sexual orientation.

Our Vision

State Transit's Vision is:

'Providing our customers with the safest and most reliable bus experience in Sydney, delivered by passionate people who will always be the best they can be'

The vision encompasses these important themes:

  • Putting the customer at the centre of what we do
  • The importance of safety
  • Reliability and competitiveness
  • A workforce of people who always strive to be the best that they can be.

Our daily goal is to get our customers to their destination safely and quickly – this vision helps keeps us on track.