Transport and parking

USQ shuttle bus services

All USQ staff and students can access the inter-campus shuttle bus service between USQ Toowoomba, USQ Springfield, and USQ Ipswich free of charge. Details on the shuttle bus services are available through Campus Services.

Public transport 

The TransLink bus service connects USQ Springfield with many major suburbs and train stations. Timetable information is available from TransLink. The bus stop is just a one minute walk from USQ. 


USQ parking is located in the car park adjacent to the USQ multi courts off University Drive. Additional parking is available off Education City Drive in the General Parking at a cost.

PriPark manages car parking at USQ Springfield. Please ensure you check signs for days and times. Students and staff are eligible to apply for free parking permits to the USQ car park through USQ Springfield Security. Permits must be prominently displayed on the dashboard at all times. 

General public and visitors  

Tickets can be purchased from machines at the entrance of each parking area at a cost of AUD3 for up to five hours and AUD5 from five to 12 hours. Tickets must be displayed clearly on the dashboard of your car.

Semester and yearly passes can be purchased (cash only) from Level 1 of the World Knowledge Centre at a cost of AUD110 (one semester) and AUD230 (three semesters). Official visitors to the University may be eligible for a free temporary permit which can be arranged through a USQ team member through USQ Security. 

Disabled parking 

Three free bays in Parking Area 5 are available for staff and students who hold a Queensland Transport Disabled Persons Parking Permit or similar permit issued by an equivalent authority in another state. This permit must be displayed when parking in these bays.