Bus travel guidance

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When you travel, please follow our COVID-19 bus travel guidance to help keep you and our colleagues safe.

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Don’t travel unwell

If you feel unwell, please don’t travel. If you have coronavirus-like symptoms, stay at home and call 119 if you need help.

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Face covering

Following the government advice, from 30th November 2021, wearing face coverings is mandatory when using public transport.

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Avoid cash payment

Pay by contactless, Freeflow, the key or the app if you can. If you need to use cash, try to have the right change.

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Help the ventilation

Please keep the windows opened if it’s possible to help ventilation on-board the bus.

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Seat safely

All seats are now available for use - however, please respect other passengers' personal space. 
If you don't need to sit directly next to or facing another passenger, try to avoid doing so.

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Take your newspaper with you

Take your Metro newspaper with you when you leave the bus.

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Wash your hands

Keep practising good hand hygiene. 
Carry hand sanitiser and clean your hands regularly.