Pioneer Express / Ansett Pioneer Express Historic Timetable List

Compiled by Steven Haby

Last updated: 24 August 2003

This document lists timetables issued by Pioneer Express / Ansett Pioneer Express up until the merger with Greyhound that formed Greyhound Pioneer. Readers are also directed to the Greyhound / Greyhound Pioneer Historic Timetable List for details of timetables issued following the merger of Greyhound and Pioneer Express.

As with any list of this nature, it is considered to be a work in progress and additions are always welcomed. Please email the author at sghaby@hotmail.com

Date Routes Notes
Undated (mid 1960s?) Adelaide Broken Hill Single sheet with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 July 1961 System booklet Black and red cover with Ansair Flxible coach. 25 cm.
1 August 1962 System booklet Greed and red cover with GM and Ansair Flxible Clipper. 25 cm.
15 June 1963 Adelaide/Broken Hill; Adelaide/Ceduna; Adelaide/Whyalla Blue cover with Ansair Flxible Clipper. 21 cm.
14 June 1964 System booklet Green and red cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 July 1964 System booklet Green and red cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 March 1965 System booklet Green and red cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
22 May 1965 System booklet Blue and red cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 December 1965 System booklet Purple and red cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 April 1967 System booklet Aqua cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 November 1967 System booklet Aqua cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 February 1968 System booklet Green cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
18 August 1968 System booklet Green cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
16 September 1968 System quick reference Red cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 November 1968 System quick reference Blue cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 May 1969 System quick reference Tan cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 June 1969 System quick reference Green cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 August 1969 System quick reference Red cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 February 1970 System booklet. New services Sydney/Canberra and Brisbane/Longreach Orange cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 June 1970 System booklet Green cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
25 March 1971 System booklet. New services Melbourne/Sydney via Shepparton Light blue cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 May 1971 System booklet Purple cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
1 December 1971 System booklet. New service Adelaide/Sydney direct. Gold cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
26 January 1972 System booklet. New service Adelaide/Sydney direct. Green cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
4 March 1973 System booklet Green cover with GM coach. 23 cm.
28 October 1973 System booklet Green cover with passengers and MCI. 23 cm.
3 March 1974 System booklet Blue cover with passengers and MCI. 23 cm.
30 June 1974 System booklet Mauve cover with passengers and MCI. 23 cm.
27 October 1974 System booklet Drawing of road and sunset. 23 cm.
2 March 1975 System booklet Drawing of road and suset. 23 cm.
7 March 1975 System booklet Drawing of road and sunset. 23 cm.
8 May 1975 System booklet Drawing of road and suset. 23 cm.
26 October 1975 System booklet Drawing of road and suset. 23 cm.
7 March 1976 System booklet Drawing of road and suset. 23 cm.
31 October 1976 System booklet Blue cover with five MCIs. 26 cm.
6 March 1977 System booklet "Edition No.1" on cover. Blue cover with five MCIs. 26 cm.
30 October 1977 System booklet "Edition No.1" on cover. Light blue cover with five MCIs. 26 cm.
5 March 1978 System booklet "Edition No.1" on cover. Light blue cover with five MCIs. 26 cm.
29 October 1978 System booklet "Edition No.1" on cover. Light blue cover with five MCIs. 26 cm.
1 July 1979 System booklet Photograph of MCI on cover. 25 cm.
28 Ocober 1979 System booklet Photograph of MCI on cover. 25 cm.
2 March 1980 System booklet Photograph of MCI on cover. 25 cm.
21 September 1980 Melbourne Adelaide Blue card. 17 cm.
26 October 1980 System booklet Red, white and blue cover. 26 cm.
1 March 1981 System booklet Photograph of MCI on cover. 26 cm.
25 October 1981 System booklet Woman passenger on cover. 26 cm.
7 March 1982 System booklet Red, white and blue cover. 26 cm.
6 March 1983 System booklet Fob watch on cover. 24 cm.
30 October 1983 System booklet Fob watch on cover. 24 cm.
4 March 1984 System booklet Fob watch on cover. 24 cm.
28 October 1984 System booklet Drawing of coach side. "Timetable No.1" on cover. 24 cm.
27 October 1985 System booklet Drawing of coach side. "Timetable No.3" on cover. 24 cm.
30 October 1988 System booklet Yellow and blue cover with Denning Landseer.
29 October 1989 System booklet "Timetable No.4" on cover and Austral HD1. 23 cm.
29 October 1990 System booklet "Timetable No.6" on cover and Austral HD1. 23 cm.
10 March 1991 System booklet Blue stripe with scenic photos. 23 cm.
17 March 1991 Sydney Wollongong Blue stripe. 23 cm.
27 October 1991-1 March 1992 (Daylight saving) System booklet Light blue stripe with scenic photos. 23 cm.
23 December 1991-1 March 1992 (Daylight saving) System booklet Light blue stripe with scenic photos. 23 cm.
The following were issued by Ansett Pioneer Cooma
2 October 196? Cooma - Mt Kosciusko
Cooma - Thredbo
Thredbo - Jindabyne
Cooma - Cabramurra
white with green and orange text with drawing of Flxible Clipper and road sign, 23 cm
Winter 1964 Cooma - Mt Kosciusko
Cooma - Thredbo
Blue cover with red text and photograph of Flxible Clipper in snow. 22 cm
12 June 1985 Cooma - Mt Kosciusko
Cooma - Thredbo
Snow Clipper shuttle services (Smiggin Holes - Perisher / Smiggin Holes - Charlotte Pass)
Shuttle Bus (Smiggin Holes - Car Park
Perisher Valley school service
white cover with red text and photograph of AP snow crawler 'bus'. 23 cm
Other APE Timetables
Winter 1983 Cooma - Thredbo
Jindabyne - Guthega
Sydney - Cooma - Thredbo
Sawpit Creek car park shuttle
white with blue and white text with drawing of skier. 23 cm
1 August 1976 Melbourne-Deniliquin pink card with black text. 14 cm
8 May 1975 Melbourne-Deniliquin pink card with black text. 14 cm
1 July 1975 Melbourne-Buronga pink card with black text. 14 cm. "Sunraysia Express" on cover