Adelaide Metro will provide extra buses, trains and trams to get you to and from this year’s Credit Union Christmas Pageant.

Tickets and fares

Tram services

Train services

Closed bus stops

Bus detours

Tickets and fares

Normal Adelaide Metro fares will apply for all services and customers are encouraged to pre-purchase their metroCARD or tickets to avoid boarding delays on the day.

Daytrip ticket is recommended for families attending the pageant with children – on weekends two children under 15 years of age can travel free when accompanied by an adult using a Daytrip ticket, and children under 5 travel free at all times.

If you travel with a pram or stroller, it is appreciated if you could fold it down prior to boarding for the safety and convenience of all passengers.

Tram services

To accommodate road closures along the Pageant route, tram services will be altered.

 
- Tram services from the Entertainment Centre and Royal Adelaide Hospital will terminate at the Adelaide Railway Station from first service until approximately 12.30pm
- Tram services from Glenelg will terminate at South Terrace from first service until approximately 12.30pm
- Tram services will not run between the Adelaide Railway Station and Botanic Gardens (Botanic Gardens, University and Art Gallery tram stops closed) from first service until approximately 2.30pm
- The Festival Plaza tram stop will be closed from first service until approximately 2.30pm

Trams will operate at the following times:

Glenelg to South Terrace

 - 6.20am to 7.00am - every 20 minutes
 - 7.00am to 1.00pm - every 6 minutes

Entertainment Centre to Adelaide Railway Station

 - 7.24am to 1.18pm - every 6 minutes

See the special tram timetable for travel times and serviced stops

Trams to Glenelg (517kb PDF)

Trams from Glenelg (526kb PDF)

First tram services after the Pageant

The first trams to depart each terminus after the Pageant will operate as follows:

Glenelg:

- from the Entertainment Centre at 1.20pm - Adelaide Railway Station at 1.30pm - Glenelg at 2.12pm

Entertainment Centre:

- from Glenelg at 1.05pm - Adelaide Railway Station at 1.45pm - Entertainment Centre at 1.57pm

Botanic Gardens:

- from the Entertainment Centre at 2.23pm- Adelaide Railway Station at 2.34pm- Botanic Gardens at 2.40pm

Festival Plaza:

- from Glenelg at 2.25pm - Festival Plaza at 3.05pm

The normal weekend tram timetable will operate from this point.

Extra train services

Extra train services will be available to get you to the Pageant and home again.

Seaford extra train services - to the city (35kb PDF)

Seaford extra train services - from the city (50kb PDF)

Outer Harbor & Grange extra train services - to the city (362kb PDF)

Outer Harbor & Grange extra train services - from the city (406kb PDF)

Gawler extra train services - to the city (370kb PDF)

Gawler extra train services - from the city (394kb PDF)

The Belair train will operate to the normal Saturday timetable.

Belair train

Closed bus stops

Extensive road closures will be in place from first bus until approximately 1.00pm on Saturday 10 November.

See a full list of closed bus stops and alternative stop locations (406kb PDF)

Bus detours

A number of bus detours will be in place around the city on Pageant day, including the City Connector Service.

For the full list of Bus Detours and closed stops click here.

Ye Olde Pageant Tram