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Christmas and New Year Buses 2019 / 2020

2 weeks ago Wed 6th Nov 2019

Here’s a summary of how our buses will operate over the festive period.

We’re very happy to announce that Alexander Dennis, the UK’s largest bus and coach manufacturer, have kindly agreed to sponsor our popular FREE New Year’s Eve bus service again this year.  Buses will operate on routes 8, 9, 17, 18, 23, 27, 44, 49, 50, 57, 58 and 61 between approx. 8pm and 3am.  Detailed timetables can be viewed by clicking on links in the table below.

Special timetables will be followed on routes 8, 9, 11, 17, 18, 21, 23, 27, 30 (Boxing Day only), 44, 45, 49, 50, 57, 58, 61, 92 and 95 on Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.  Details of these timetables can be viewed by clicking on links in the table below.

Monday 23 December

Normal Monday timetables

Tuesday 24 December

Saturday timetables with an early finish at around 6pm - 98, H59, H95 and X59 will follow Tuesday timetables with an early finish on theses services.
Click here to view the last bus times.

Wednesday 25 December

No buses

Thursday 26 December

Boxing Day special timetables.  Click here to view the timetables

Friday 27 December

Saturday timetables – 98, H59, H95 and X59 will follow Friday timetables

Saturday 28 December

Saturday timetables

Sunday 29 December

Sunday timetables

Monday 30 December

Saturday timetables - 98, H59, H95 and X59 will follow Monday timetables

Tuesday 31 December

Saturday timetables with an early finish at around 6pm - 98, H59, H95 and X59 will follow Tuesday timetables with an early finish on these services.
Click here to view the last bus times.


Free buses on some routes courtesy of Alexander Dennis LtdClick here to view the timetables.

Wednesday 1 January

New Year’s Day special timetables.  Click here to view the timetables

Thursday 2 January

Return to normal timetables

Customer Service Opening Hours

Head Office (phone calls and social media)

Tuesday 24 December 07:00* – 16:00
Wednesday 25 December - closed
Thursday 26 December - closed
Friday 27 December - 07:00* – 19:00
Saturday 28 December - 09:00 – 16:30
Sunday 29 December - closed
Monday 30 December - 07:00* - 19:00
Tuesday 31 December 07:00* – 17:00
Wednesday 1 January - closed

*Head office reception will open at 08:30 to customers

Westgate Street

Tuesday 24 December - 10:00 – 16:00
Wednesday 25 December - closed
Thursday 26 December - closed
Friday 27 December - 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday 28 December - 10:00 – 16:00
Sunday 29 December - closed
Monday 30 December - 10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 31 December - 10:00 – 16:00
Wednesday 1 January - closed

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