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  • X90 - Marble Arch Road Closure (16th January 2018)

    Time: 15:00 Date: 16 / 01 / 2018

    On Tuesday 16th January 2018, a Taxi Demonstration is planned at Marble Arch from 15:00 until approximately 19:00. All approaches to Marble Arch will be blocked and severely affected. This will unfortunately mean that our X90 services will be unable to serve Baker Street, Marylebone Road or Marble Arch and will be operating direct to London Victoria after Hillingdon.

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  • Fare Changes 2018

    Time: 00:00 Date: 28 / 01 / 2018

    From Sunday 28th January 2018, fares will be increasing on some of our services.

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  • Bath Street Stop Closure, Abingdon (15th – 19th January 2018)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 15 / 01 / 2018

    From Monday 15th January until Friday 19th January 2018, the Bath Street stop A13 will be suspended due to Thames Water works. This will affect our city4/4B services travelling towards Oxford. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use Stratton Way stop A3 as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Bath Street stop?
  • Kennington Road Bus Stop Closures (15th January 2018)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 15 / 01 / 2018

    On Monday 15th January 2018 between 0930 and 1530, the Sugworth Crescent stop (towards Oxford) and the Pebble Hill Mobile Park bus stops (in both directions) will be suspended due to road repairs. This will affect our city35 services travelling in both directions. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the Sandford Lane stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Pebble Hill Mobile Park stop?
  • Temporary changes to cityX3/X13/13 from 21st January 2018

    Time: 00:00 Date: 20 / 01 / 2018

    From Sunday 21st January 2018, cityX3/X13/13 timetable and route will be temporarily revised due to the severe congestion expected during the Headley Way roadworks.

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  • Temporary changes to BROOKESbusU5 from 20th January 2018

    Time: 00:00 Date: 20 / 01 / 2018

    From Saturday 20th January 2018, BROOKESbusU5 timetable and route will be temporarily revised due to the severe congestion expected during the Headley Way roadworks. There will also be minor changes to the BROOKESbusU1.

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  • Beech Croft Road Closure (9th- 16th January 2018)

    Time: 09:30 Date: 09 / 01 / 2018

    From Tuesday 9th January until Tuesday 16th January (Monday - Friday only), between the hours of 09:30 and 15:30, the Beech Croft Road bus stops in both directions (on Woodstock Road) will be suspended due to roadworks. This will affect our city6 services operating towards Wolvercote and park&ride300 services towards Pear Tree Park & Ride. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the Lathbury Road or South Parade stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where are the affected Beech Croft Road stops?
  • Harefields Stop Closure, Banbury Road (8th – 12th January 2018)

    Time: 13:57 Date: 08 / 01 / 2018

    From Monday 8th January until Friday 12th January 2018, the Harefields stop on Banbury Road will be suspended due to Thames water works. This will affect our city2 and park&ride500 services travelling towards Oxford City Centre. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the Five Mile Drive stop for city2 or Squitchey Lane East stop for park&ride500 as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Harefields stop?
  • Barton Village Road Closure (8th January – 15th January 2018)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 08 / 01 / 2018

    From Monday 8th January until 0700 on Monday 15th January 2018, the Wick Close, Barton Village Road, Atkinson Close and Poundfield Close stops will be suspended due to on going works at Barton Park housing development site. This will affect our city8 services travelling in both directions. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use Underhill Circus or Edgecombe Road stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • Peat Moors Stop Closure (20th November 2017 until further notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 20 / 11 / 2017

    From Monday 20th November 2017 until further notice, the Peat Moors bus stop will be suspended due to roadworks. This will affect our BROOKESbusU4, BROOKESbusU5/NU5 and city4 services travelling towards Oxford City Centre and Woodfarm. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the Cinnaminta Road stop (for BROOKESbusU4/U5/NU5) or Atkyns Road Shops stop (for city4) as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Peat Moors stop?
  • High Street / Turl Street L1 Stop Closure (11th November 2017 until further notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 11 / 11 / 2017

    From Saturday 11th November 2017 until further notice, the High Street / Turl Street stop L1 will be closed. All services serving stop L1, will now serve stop L2. This includes our city3B, city4/4A/4B/4C, BROOKESbusU1/U1X/NU1 and park&ride400 services. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • Somerset Pub Stop Closure (6th November 2017 until further notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 06 / 11 / 2017

    From Monday 6th November 2017 until further notice, the Somerset Pub stop towards Marston will be suspended due to emergency roadworks. This will affect our city13/X13 and BROOKESbusU5 services travelling towards Marston. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the Edgeway Road stop as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Somerset PH stop?
  • Closure of St Clements stop C (20th October 2017 - further notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 20 / 10 / 2017

    From Friday 20th October until further notice, St Clements stop C towards Oxford City Centre will be suspended due to emergency roadworks. This will affect our city4/4A/4B/4C, city8/9, cityX3/X13/13, park&ride400, BROOKESbusU1 and the airline LHR/LGW. Please use the Oxford Brookes University or High Street stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • Speedwell Street (S1) Stop Closure (3rd September 2017 - January 2018)

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

    From 3rd September 2017 until January 2018, Speedwell Street (S1) stop will be suspended due to temporary traffic control. This will affect our city3/AB, city4/ABC, city5, city8/9, BROOKESbusU1/NU1, BROOKESbusU5/U5X and park&ride400 services travelling towards the Rail Station. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the temporary stop, which will be placed further down the road as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Speedwell Street (S1) stop?
  • 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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