News & service updates

For updates on local bus services, see our city service updates page. You can also keep up to date via our  and  accounts.

  • Kennington Road Closure – city35 (16th December 2018)

    Time: 07:00 Date: 16 / 12 / 2018

    On Sunday 16th December, Kennington Road will be closed for resurfacing works from 07:00hrs until 19:00hrs. This means your city35 service will be unable to serve the Upper Road, Kenville Road, Edward Road, Bagley Wood Road and St Swithun’s Primary School, Manor Grove, Sandford Lane, Pebble Hill Mobile Park, Sugworth Crescent and Radley College stops in both directions and Egrove Park stop towards Oxford. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use Egrove Park or Radley Church stops towards Abingdon and Radley Church or Bertie Place (Go Outdoors) stops towards Oxford as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where are the affected Kennington Road stops?
  • John Radcliffe Hospital Roadworks – city13/X13 (7th December 2018 – 15th January 2019)

    Time: 16:00 Date: 07 / 12 / 2018

    From Friday 7th December 2018 until Tuesday 15th January 2019, roadworks will take place at the John Radcliffe Hospital. Bus services will be operating as usual however there may be some delays during this time. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where is the John Radcliffe Hospital?
  • Turl Street Stop T2 Service Update – cityX3 (From 2nd December 2018)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 02 / 12 / 2018

    From Sunday 2nd December your cityX3 service will no longer drop off at the Turl Street stop T2 travelling towards Oxford. Passengers are advised to use St Aldates stop G3 or Queens Lane stop K3 (set down only) as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where is the affected Turl Street stop?
  • Christmas Timetable

    Time: 00:00 Date: 24 / 12 / 2018

    From 24th December 2018 - 2nd January 2019 your bus services will be running to a special timetable.

    Click here for more information
  • Closure of Ewin Close stops (17th September 2018 - further notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 17 / 09 / 2018

    From Monday 17th September until further notice, Ewin Close stops on Cherwell Drive will be suspended in both directions. This will affect our city13/X13 and BROOKESbusU5 services. During the time of this closure, city13/X13 passengers are advised to use the Copse Lane or Cherwell Drive stops as alternatives. For BROOKESbusU5, please use the Cherwell Drive or Crotch Crescent stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where are the affected Ewin Close stops?
  • 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.

    Click here for more information
  • 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.

    Click here for more information
  • 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.

    Click here for more information