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Closure of Wharton Road stops on London Road
We have been advised that due to water supply works Wharton Road stops on London Road (in both directions) will be closed on Monday 12th, Tuesday 13th and Wednesday 14th October. This will affect our city8/9 and BROOKESbus U1/NU1 services. Passengers are advised to use the Gladstone Road stops or the stops at Headington Shops as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Carriageway Works on Iffley Road
Due to carriageway works, Iffley Road will be closed between Aston Street and Charles Street (near Magdalen Road) for up to four weeks starting on Monday 12th October 2015. As a result, Magdalen Road bus stops will be out of use in both directions for the duration of these works. This will affect our city3 services. Passengers are advised to use the stops opposite and adjacent to Henley Street or the stops opposite and adjacent to Howard Street as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Vitality Oxford Half Marathon 2015
On Sunday 11 October, the Vitality Oxford Half Marathon will take place in and around central Oxford. A number of road closures will affect our city2, city6 and park&ride300 services on the day.Click here for more information
Closure of St Aldates stops G2, H1 & H2
We have been advised that St Aldates stops G2, H1 and H2 will be closed on Friday 9th October between 2000 and 2300. As such, cityX3/13/X13 and park&ride300 will use alternative stops during the time of this closure.Click here for more information
Overnight Closure of Old Greyfriars Street
We have been advised that the Old Greyfriars Street will be closed overnight between the hours of 0030 and 0500 on Tuesday 6th, Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th October 2015. This will affect our express services (X90 and airline), along with BROOKESbus NU1.Click here for more information
Abingdon Runaway Fair
Abingdon’s Runaway Fair will take place on Monday 12th October 2015. As a result, our services will be unable to use Abingdon High Street between its junctions with Market Place and West St Helen Street from 0830 on Sunday 11th October until approx 0900 on Tuesday 13th October 2015. During this closure period, our city4, city35 and cityX3/X13 will operate normal route to Abingdon Stert Street. These services will then divert via East St Helen Street and West St Helen Street to Abingdon High Street, where normal route will be resumed. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Abingdon Michaelmas Fair 4th-7th October
On Sunday 4th, Monday 5th and Tuesday 6th of October, Abingdon will host its annual Michaelmas Fair. With a number of road closures associated with this event, our services that normally operate in Abingdon will be subject to diversions all day Sunday 4th, Monday 5th, Tuesday 6th and until approximately 0900 on Wednesday 7th October.Click here for more information
Important city35 & city3B Service Information
On Thursday 1st October, the afternoon city35A and city3B services from Matthew Arnold School will operate two hours earlier than normal, due to the early school closure.Click here to view your temporary timetables
Changes to Traffic Management in Frideswide Square
The next phase of Traffic Management for the Frideswide Square redevelopment will commence on Sunday evening 13th September at 2000 and will last up to 12 weeks.Click here for more information
Northern Gateway Improvements
On 21st July, a 16-month long programme of major roadworks will commence around Cutteslowe and Wolvercote roundabouts. This is being done to improve traffic flow and ease congestion on these critical routes in and out of Oxford.Click here for more information
Resumed Closure of First Turn - Wolvercote (affecting all city6 services)
Due to the resumed closure of the rail bridge on First Turn, city6 will return to being unable to serve First Turn and Mere Road from 12 July for approximately 9 months.Click here for more information
Frideswide Square Improvement Works
On Monday 23rd February, the works to convert Frideswide Square into a series of roundabouts will commence. This will affect bus stop arrangements in the area.Click here for more information