The Dickson bus station is currently under construction on the extension of Cape Street between Northbourne Avenue and Challis Street. The bus station will serve two-way bus traffic only, providing a hub for bus users and a transfer station for patrons when the Dickson light rail station is operational.
The Dickson bus station will include:
Consultation for the project was held in conjunction with the planning consultation process for the light rail project.
The ACT Government committed $4.25 million for the supervision and construction of this project.
Construction commenced in October 2016, and is anticipated to be completed by October 2017.
The bus station provides a bus only link to the road network. The entry and exit of buses will be controlled with signalised intersections, at both the intersections with Northbourne Avenue and Challis Street.