News & service updates

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  • St Aldate’s Stop G3 Closure – city13/X3 (18th February 2019)

    Time: 19:00 Date: 18 / 02 / 2019

    From 19:00-23:00hrs on Monday 18th February, St Aldate’s stop G3 will be closed due to sewage works. This will affect your city13/X3 services travelling towards Oxford and the JR Hospital. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use St Aldate’s stop G1 as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where is the affected St Aldate’s stop G3?
  • Rock Farm Lane Stop Closure – city3A (18th January - 28th February 2019)

    Time: 14:31 Date: 18 / 01 / 2019

    From Friday 18th January until Thursday 28th February, Rock Farm Lane stop will be closed towards Oxford due to gas main works. This will affect your city3A services travelling towards Oxford. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the temporary bus stop just before this stop as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where is the affected Rock Farm Lane stop?
  • Oxford Brookes University Applicant Days

    Time: 00:00 Date: 16 / 02 / 2019

    On Saturday 16th February and Saturday 6th April, Oxford Brookes University will be holding its Applicant Days and as a result, we will be running a higher frequency BROOKESbusU1 service to help cope with the additional usage expected on this day.

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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

    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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  • Price changes

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

    From 27th January, the cost of some of your bus services will be changing. However, we’re freezing the majority of Smartzone fares for a third consecutive year and continue our mission to deliver great service at an affordable price.

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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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