Welcome to the Opal Travel App Resources Hub

Opal Travel is the official app for managing your travel across the Opal Network in Sydney and greater New South Wales. With Opal Travel, you can enable auto top ups, view your travel history and access other useful public transport information, all on your mobile phone.


Features include:

  • Top up, set auto top up or find nearby Opal retailers.
  • Trip planning for metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail, regional train and coach services.
  • Get Opal card fare estimates.
  • Register your Opal card and manage your linked Opal cards.
  • Receive alerts to notify you when you are approaching your stop.
  • Send personalised alerts, which will notify you of disruptions that may affect your trip. If you use an iPhone, you must enable push notifications.
  • See progress to your Weekly Travel Reward journey count.
  • Report lost or stolen cards and transfer the balance to other eligible cards linked to your account.
  • View contactless payment activity.
  • When topping up through the Opal Travel app, allow up to one hour for your card balance to update.


To register your Opal card through the app, sign in to Opal Travel, click on 'Link Opal card to account' on the Opal card details screen and follow the prompts to enter your card details.


For more information on the Travel App, please visit: www.transportnsw.info


For the latest releases, please click on the Release Updates Tab ( are you able to create one??) – if so, I can send you the latest releases and we can include them. If too hard, it’s ok.


To check your Opal card balance via Siri, click on the link https://www.youtube.com/watch and search for “Check Your Opal card balance with Siri”


Opal Travel is the official app for managing your travel across the Opal Network in Sydney and greater New South Wales. With Opal Travel, you can enable auto top ups, view your travel history and access other useful public transport information, all on your mobile phone.


Features include:

  • Top up, set auto top up or find nearby Opal retailers.
  • Trip planning for metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail, regional train and coach services.
  • Get Opal card fare estimates.
  • Register your Opal card and manage your linked Opal cards.
  • Receive alerts to notify you when you are approaching your stop.
  • Send personalised alerts, which will notify you of disruptions that may affect your trip. If you use an iPhone, you must enable push notifications.
  • See progress to your Weekly Travel Reward journey count.
  • Report lost or stolen cards and transfer the balance to other eligible cards linked to your account.
  • View contactless payment activity.
  • When topping up through the Opal Travel app, allow up to one hour for your card balance to update.


To register your Opal card through the app, sign in to Opal Travel, click on 'Link Opal card to account' on the Opal card details screen and follow the prompts to enter your card details.


For more information on the Travel App, please visit: www.transportnsw.info


For the latest releases, please click on the Release Updates Tab ( are you able to create one??) – if so, I can send you the latest releases and we can include them. If too hard, it’s ok.


To check your Opal card balance via Siri, click on the link https://www.youtube.com/watch and search for “Check Your Opal card balance with Siri”


Page last updated: 27 May 2020, 14:01