Service changes from 1st September 2020

4 weeks ago Wed 26th Aug 2020

We’ve made improvements to our services, including reintroduction of certain services, increasing frequencies and earlier/later times too. The changes came into effect from Tuesday 1st September 2020.

The changes are listed below, including links to PDF timetables so you can preview the new times.

1 & 2
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to every 30 mins
Saturday: service reintroduced, hourly frequency
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4
Monday to Friday: earlier morning journeys & evening service reintroduced
Saturday: no change
Sunday: no change
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6
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to every 30 mins and buses will serve County Hall
Saturday: service reintroduced, every 20 mins (County Hall not served)
Sunday: service reintroduced, every 20 mins (County Hall not served)
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8 & 9
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to 10 mins (combined)
Saturday: frequency increased to 15 mins (combined)
Sunday: frequency increased to 15 mins (combined)
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  • Both the 8 & 9 will run via Caerphilly Road and Rhydhelig Avenue in and out of the hospital, on all days
  • Some morning journeys on service 9 will start before the Sports Village at Asda to ensure all stops on the Watkiss Way and Dunleavy Drive loop are served. Certain evening journeys will also terminate at Dunleavy Drive

9C
Monday to Friday: service reintroduced, 30 mins frequency
Saturday: service reintroduced, 30mins frequency
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11
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to every 12 mins
Saturday: frequency increased to every 15 mins
Sunday: frequency increased to every 20 mins
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12
Monday to Friday: hourly morning service reintroduced
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13
Monday to Friday: hourly service to/from Bay reintroduced; 30 mins frequency from city centre to/from Drope
Saturday: no change
Sunday: frequency increased to hourly
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15
Monday to Friday: no change
Saturday: service reintroduced, 3 buses per day
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17 & 18
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to 5 mins (combined)
Saturday: frequency increased to 6 mins (combined)
Sunday: no change
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21 & 23
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to 30 mins each service (combined 15 mins)
Saturday: frequency increased to 30 mins each service (combined 15 mins)
Sunday: frequency increased to hourly each service (combined 30 mins)
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24 & 25
Monday to Friday: 30 mins frequency (each service)
Saturday: 30 mins frequency (each service)
Sunday: full route reintroduced (not via Gabalfa), hourly frequency (each service)
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27
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to every 10 mins; additional morning journeys
Saturday: frequency increased to every 12 mins; additional morning journeys
Sunday: frequency increased to every 20 mins
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28/28A/28B
Monday to Friday: 28 & 28A reintroduced, 30 mins frequency
Saturday: 28 & 28A reintroduced, 30 mins frequency
Sunday: 28B frequency increased to hourly
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30
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to half hourly, earlier morning journey
Saturday: frequency increased to half hourly, earlier morning journey
Sunday: hourly service reintroduced
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35
Monday to Friday: no change
Saturday: no change
Sunday: service reintroduced, hourly frequency
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44 & 45
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to every 7/8 mins combined; earlier morning journey
Saturday: frequency increased to every 10mins combined; earlier morning journeys
Sunday: frequency increased to every 15 mins combined
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49 & 50
Monday to Friday – frequency increased to 10mins combined; earlier morning journey
Saturday – frequency increased to every 12 mins combined; earlier morning journey
Sunday – frequency increased to every 15 mins combined
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51 & 53
Monday to Friday: service reintroduced to previous timetable; some changes to afternoon times
Saturday: service reintroduced to previous timetable
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52
Monday to Friday: hourly with earlier morning journeys. Few journeys extended to Hampton Crescent and to Corpus Christi school on schooldays
Saturday: hourly frequency with earlier morning journeys
Sunday: service reintroduced, hourly frequency
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57 & 58
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to every 7/8 mins combined
Saturday: frequency increased to every 10mins combined; earlier morning journeys
Sunday:  frequency increased to every 15mins; earlier morning journeys
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61
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to every 12 mins; earlier morning journeys
Saturday: frequency increased to every 15 mins; earlier morning journeys
Sunday: frequency increased to every 30 mins
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62
Monday to Friday: service reintroduced, hourly service direct to/from Rhydlafar
Saturday: service reintroduced, hourly service direct to/from Rhydlafar
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63
Monday to Friday: hourly frequency, earlier morning journeys
Saturday: hourly frequency, earlier morning journey
Sunday: service reintroduced; hourly to Creigiau via Radyr & Pentyrch
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64
Monday to Friday: no change
Saturday: service reintroduced, 2 hourly frequency (City centre to Pentrebane only)
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65 & 65A
Monday to Friday: no change
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66
Monday to Friday: service reintroduced, hourly frequency
Saturday: service reintroduced, hourly frequency
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92
Monday to Friday: 20 mins frequency (10 mins combined with 93 & 94 between Cardiff and Penarth)
Saturday: 30 mins frequency (15 mins combined with 92/94 between Cardiff and Penarth)
Sunday: hourly frequency (30 mins combined with 92/94 between Cardiff and Penarth)
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93
Monday to Friday: service 93 reintroduced, hourly frequency (10 mins combined with 92 & 94 between Cardiff and Penarth)
Saturday: no service
Sunday: no service
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94
Monday to Friday:  30 mins frequency (10 mins combined with 92 & 93 between Cardiff and Penarth)
Saturday: 30 mins frequency (15 mins combined with 92/94 between Cardiff and Penarth)
Sunday: hourly frequency (30 mins combined with 92/94 between Cardiff and Penarth)
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95
Monday to Friday: increase d to 20 mins frequency (Cardiff to Barry) with 1 per hour extended to Heath Hospital
Saturday: increased to 20 mins frequency
Sunday: increased to 30 mins frequency
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95A
Monday to Friday: service reintroduced, 30 mins frequency
Saturday: service reintroduced, hourly frequency
Sunday: no service
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96 & 96A
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to every 30 mins; earlier morning journeys
Saturday: 30mins frequency; earlier morning journeys
Sunday: 30mins frequency, earlier morning journeys
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97 & 97A
Monday to Friday: service reintroduced, 30 mins frequency
Saturday: service reintroduced, hourly frequency
Sunday – no change
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98
Monday to Friday: service reintroduced, hourly (Morning to early afternoon)
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100
Sunday: service reintroduced, 5 journeys
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X45
Monday to Friday: 30 mins frequency St. Mellons to city centre only; earlier and later journeys
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X59
Monday to Friday: frequency increased to every 30 mins frequency with earlier and later journeys. Peak hour journeys extended to/from Cardiff Gate Business Park
Saturday: service reintroduced, 30 mins frequency
Sunday: service reintroduced, hourly frequency
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School services from 1st September 2020
8S Cathays High School
93S St Cyres
604 Ysgol Plasmawr
606 Ysgol Plasmawr
607 Fitzalan High School
608 Fitzalan High School
609 Fitzalan High School
610 Fitzalan High School
611 Fitzalan High School
612 St. Teilo’s High School
613 St. Teilo’s High School
614 St. Teilo’s High School
615 Ysgol Glantaf
Click here to view school service timetables.

The timetables on our website and app are also up-to-date and show the new times. Remember to select the date and direction you want to travel, then press update to display the times for the date/direction you've selected.

Face coverings

Customers are reminded that face coverings should be worn for the duration of your journey.  Find out more about face coverings here.

City Centre Bus Stop Changes

Some city centre roads and bus stops have been closed to allow social distancing and construction works.  As a result, some city centre routes and bus stops have changed.  Find out more here

Customer Services

Our Customer Service centres at our Head Offices on Sloper Road and at Westgate Street remain closed to customers.  If you lose an item on our buses, give our Lost Property department a call on 029 2066 6444, and we will do our best to return any essential items to you.  

Social media will be manned between 8am and 5pm Mondays to Fridays during the pandemic.

Customers are reminded that tickets can be purchased on our app and timetable and route information is available on our app and website.