News & service updates

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  • Clocks go forward!

    Time: 02:00 Date: 26 / 03 / 2017

    British Summer time begins on Sunday 26th March 2017 at 0100 when clocks go forward 1 hour.

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  • Support Oxford United at Wembley!

    Time: 00:00 Date: 22 / 03 / 2017

    Go to London for just £12 - plus up to 3 kids travel FREE on the X90!

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  • Unite for Europe March and Rally (25th March 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 25 / 03 / 2017

    On Saturday 25th March, up to 25,000 people are expected to form in Park Lane (Southbound) for the Unite for Europe march and rally. This will affect the way our X90 coaches operate in London.

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  • Waynflete Road Closure, Barton (Thursday 23rd March 2017)

    Time: 09:00 Date: 23 / 03 / 2017

    On Thursday 23rd March, between the hours of 09:00 and 11:00, Waynflete Road in Barton will be closed due to resurfacing works. As a result, our city8 services will need to divert via Bayswater Road and will be unable to serve the following stops: opposite Routh Road, opposite Humfrey Road, opposite Claymond Road, opposite Malford Road. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the Stawford Road and Bayswater Road Church stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • Magdalen Street East and Broad Street Closure (23rd - 24th March 2017)

    Time: 20:00 Date: 22 / 03 / 2017

    From 20:00 on Thursday 23rd March until 06:00 on Friday 24th March, resurfacing works will be taking place on Magdalen Street and Broad Street in Oxford. This will mean that our city2 and city6 services will be unable to drop off at the Magdalen Street East stops. Instead they will use the stop located by the Playhouse Theatre. Unfortunately, this will also mean that our park&ride300 and park&ride500 will be unable to serve the usual George Street stops A2 and A5 (towards Redbridge and Rail Station only). These services will also drop off at the Playhouse Theatre stop. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • X90 - Bulleid Way Road Closure (24th - 26th March 2017)

    Time: 22:00 Date: 24 / 03 / 2017

    Bulleid Way in Greenline Coach Station (London) will be closed due to roadworks from 2200 on Friday 24th March until 2200 on Sunday 26th March 2017. During the time of this closure, X90 coaches (in both directions) will be operating to diversionary a route, which means they will be unable to serve some of their regular stops.

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  • New ticket machines!

    Time: 00:00 Date: 19 / 03 / 2017

    From Sunday 19th March 2017, we'll be upgrading our ticket machines so that we can bring you more convenience and flexibility when you travel with us.

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  • Colegrove Down stop closure (16th March until further notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 16 / 03 / 2017

    From Thursday 16th March until further notice, the Colegrove Down stop (Oxford bound) on Cumnor Hill will be suspended due to roadworks taking place in the area. During the time of this closure, city4/4B passengers are advised to use our temporary stop located further along the road on Cumnor Hill. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Colegrove Down stop?
  • Overnight closure of BROOKESbusNU1 Speedwell Street & St Aldates stops (16th March - 17 April 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 16 / 03 / 2017

    From Thursday 16th March until Monday 17th April, BROOKESbusNU1 services travelling towards Wheatley Campus will be unable to serve the usual Speedwell Street S1 and St Aldates G3 stops. This is due to the Castle Street closure, associated with the new Westgate development works. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the Turl Street stop L1 as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • Aged 18 or under?

    Time: 00:00 Date: 14 / 03 / 2017

    The Get Around card is your ticket to great value travel - just £1 for any single trip within the cityzone!

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  • Squitchey Lane stop suspension (13th - 27th March 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 17 / 03 / 2017

    Updated 17/03/2017: From Monday 13th March until Monday 27th March, the Oxford bound Squitchey Lane stop (Banbury Road) will be suspended, affecting our city2 and park&ride500 services. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use our temporary stop, located outside the Burlington House. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Squitchey Lane stop?
  • X90 Minor Timetable Changes (Sunday 2nd April 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 02 / 04 / 2017

    From Sunday 2nd April 2017, minor changes will be made to your X90 timetable, providing later return options from Oxford and London! This means that you can stay in London for even longer!

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  • Withdrawal of Birmingham airline service

    Time: 00:00 Date: 25 / 03 / 2017

    It is with great regret that we announce our Oxford - Birmingham coach service will be withdrawn from 25 March.

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  • Castle Street - One Way Traffic Flow (9th January - 31st March 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 09 / 01 / 2017

    From Monday 9th January until Friday 31st March, Castle Street will be subject to one way traffic flow in the direction from Old Greyfriars Street towards New Road. This is due to gas works for the new Westgate Shopping Centre. This will affect our city4/4A/4B/4C, city5, city8/9, city13, park&ride400, BROOKESbusU1 and BROOKESbusU5 services.

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  • Come and drive for us!

    Time: 00:00 Date: 26 / 09 / 2016

    We’re currently looking for full-time PCV Drivers and Trainees. To find out more, click the link below.

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  • Get going with our app!

    Time: 00:00 Date: 01 / 03 / 2016

    ‘Oxford Bus M-tickets’ is a smartphone app that allows you to purchase tickets for city, park&ride, X90, airline and Thames Travel services quickly and easily.

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