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  • Upland Park Road Overnight Stop Closure, Banbury Road - city2, park&ride500 (23rd - 25th April 2019)

    Time: 20:00 Date: 23 / 04 / 2019

    From Tuesday 23rd April until Thursday 25th April, between the hours of 20:00 and 06:00, the Upland Park Road stop on Banbury Road will be suspended due to roadworks. This will affect your city2 and park&ride500 services towards Oxford City Centre. Please use the Squitchey Lane East or Harefields stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Upland Park Road stop?
  • Overnight Cumnor Hill Closure - city4/4A (24th April 2019)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 24 / 04 / 2019

    From 22:00 hrs on Wednesday 24th April until 05:00 hrs on Thursday 25th April, Cumnor Hill will be closed due to carriageway lining works. During the time of this closure, your city4/4A services will need to divert and will be unable to serve certain stops in the area.

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  • Marylebone Road (Baker Street) and Marble Arch Stop Closures - X90 (17th April - further notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 17 / 04 / 2019

    From Wednesday 17th April until further notice, your X90 coaches will be unable to serve the Marylebone Road (Baker Street) and Marble Arch stops in both directions, along with the Victoria Station stop 11 towards Oxford, due to ongoing protests in the Marble Arch area. During this time, your X90 will operate directly to Victoria (Green Line Coach Station stop 7) from White City via Holland Road, Earls Court, Chelsea Embankment, Royal Hospital Road and Pimlico Road. Passengers are advised to use the White City or the Victoria Green Line Coach Station stop 7 during the time of this closure (in both directions). If safe to do so, your coach driver may also drop you off at the Earls Court station (towards London only). We will aim to return to normal route as soon as possible. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • Derwent Avenue West Emergency Closure - city13/X13 (17th - 23rd April 2019)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 17 / 04 / 2019

    From Wednesday 17th April until Tuesday 23rd April, the Derwent Avenue West stop will be suspended due to emergency roadworks. This will affect your city13/X13 services travelling towards Oxford City Centre. During the time of this closure, please use the Derwent Avenue East stop as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Derwent Avenue West stop?
  • Police Station, Oxford Overnight Stop Closure – city13 & BROOKESbusU5 (15th-18th April 2019)

    Time: 19:00 Date: 15 / 04 / 2019

    From Monday 15th April until Thursday 18th April, Police Station Stop in Oxford will be closed overnight from 19:00-06:00hrs. This will affect your city13 and BROOKESbusU5 services travelling towards the JR Hospital and Marston. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use Speedwell Street Stop S2 as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where is the affected Police Station Stop?
  • Baker Street, London Closure - X90 (15th-18th April 2019)

    Time: 08:00 Date: 15 / 04 / 2019

    From 08:00hrs on Monday 15th until 17:00 hrs on Thursday 18th April, your X90 service will be diverting to avoid a road closure on Baker Street. All stops will continue to be served in both directions, however passengers are advised that London bound X90 coaches will be passing the Oxford bound Marylebone Road (Baker Street) Stop. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where is the Marylebone Road (Baker Street) stop?
  • Folly Bridge, Oxford Overnight Closure – cityX3/35 & park&ride300 (15th-18th April 2019)

    Time: 19:00 Date: 15 / 04 / 2019

    From Monday 15th April until Thursday 18th April, Folly Bridge in Oxford will be closed overnight from 19:00-06:00hrs. During this time, your cityX3, city35 and park&ride300 services will be diverting via Donnington Bridge and Iffley Road, and will be unable to serve the Chatham Road, Lincoln Road, Lake Street, Newton Road, Whitehouse Road and Police Station stops in both directions. During the time of this closure, CityX3/35 passengers are advised to use the Canning Crescent or St Aldates stops as alternatives, park&ride300 passengers should use Speedwell Street stop S1 towards Pear Tree and Speedwell Street Stop S2 towards Redbridge. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where is Folly Bridge?
  • Elms Parade Stop Closure – city4 (8th-26th April 2019)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 08 / 04 / 2019

    Updated 9/4/19 - From Monday 8th April until Friday 26th April, your city4 services will be unable to serve Elms Parade Shops stop in both directions due to roadworks. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the temporary stop just after Elms Parade Shops as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where is the affected Elms Parade Shops stop?
  • St Aldates Stop Closures - park&ride400 (7th April 2019 – further notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 07 / 04 / 2019

    Updated 18/04/2019: From Sunday 7th April until further notice, the St Aldates stop G6 will be closed due to pavement works. This will affect your park&ride400 services travelling towards Thornhill Park & Ride. During the time of this closure, park&ride400 passengers are advised to use the St Aldates stop G1 (near Pembroke Square) as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where is the affected stop?
  • Bus services during Easter and May Bank Holidays

    Time: 00:00 Date: 19 / 04 / 2019

    See how your services will be operating this Easter and during the May Bank Holidays.

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  • Banbury Road Closures – city2/2A/2B/2C/2D and park&ride500 (28th January – 24th May 2019)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 28 / 01 / 2019

    Updated 28/3/19 - From Monday 28th January until Friday 24th May, gas mains works on Banbury Road will cause certain bus stops to be suspended and delays to your city2/2A/2B/2C/2D and park&ride500 services.

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  • New X90 stop in London

    Time: 00:00 Date: 27 / 01 / 2019

    Going to London, but want to be dropped between Hillingdon and Baker Street? No problem! From 27th January 2019, your X90 coaches will serve White City on request.

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  • View your contactless trips online

    Time: 00:00 Date: 21 / 12 / 2018

    You can now view your journey information using your new contactless payment system.

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  • cityX13 is back on Sundays!

    Time: 00:00 Date: 02 / 09 / 2018

    From Sunday 2nd September 2018, we will replace the split services city13 and cityX3 on Sundays with the pre 13 May 2018 cityX13 service.

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  • Introducing ComboSaver

    Time: 00:00 Date: 05 / 04 / 2018

    Get more for your money when you combine your City Sightseeing tour with travel to Oxford on the park&ride, X90 and the airline LHR/LGW.

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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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