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Bus travel updates and service disruptions


Road closure affecting services 401/406

Due to the temporary closure of the A44 in Leominster between the Conods Garage and Barons’ Cross estate,  services 401 and 406 will be unable to serve Cornhill Road. The road closure will be in effect from 09.00 until 17.00 on Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 September 2018 . The nearest temporary stop will be Barons’ Cross Inn.  All journeys will operate as service 401 in order that passengers do not have to cross the main Barons’ Cross Road. Morrisons will be served at the normal times.

Buses will operate normally outside the of the closure period.

Road closure affecting services 494/495/496

Due to the temporary closure of the A44, buses will be unable to serve Pembridge village  from 09.00 until 17.00 on Friday 21, Monday 24 and Tuesday 25 September 2018.  All services will operate to Shobdon then return via Mortimer’s Cross and Eardisland.

Buses will operate normally outside the of the closure period.

Bus service changes from 3 September 2018

T14      Hereford - Hay-on-Wye - Brecon - Merthyr Tydfil - Cardiff
  • New service operated by Stagecoach in South Wales replacing withdrawn service 39
X11      Builth Wells - Ludlow
  • Retimed to depart from Builth Wells at 0935 and Ludlow at 1315
X15      Builth Wells - Hereford
  • Retimed to depart from Builth Wells at 0935 and Hereford at 1345           
33        Ross-on-Wye - Gloucester
  • New  Ross-on-Wye - Gloucester journey introduced at 0545
39        Hereford - Hay-on-Wye - Brecon
  • Service withdrawn and replaced by service T14`
41        Kington - Knighton - Knucklas
  • Minor timetable changes
77A      Hereford - Holmer Circular    
  • 81/81A Hereford - College Green - Bobblestock
  • The 1433, 1600 and 1835 81/81A journeys revised to operate as service 77A journeys
411      Whitchurch - Hereford
  • Service revised to start from Whitchurch and operate via Little Birch
412      Broad Oak - King's Thorn
  • Morning journey revised to start from Hereford and operate on School Days only. Afternoon journey will continue from Broad Oak to Hereford via Wormelow.
413      Broad Oak - Hereford
  • Service revised and will not serve Little Birch which is included in the revised 411 service
436      Swainshill - Hereford
  • Morning journey will be operated by Yeomans Travel
448      Madley - Hereford
  • Service revised to start from Madley, Archenfield and not serve Shennington
461      Hereford - Kington - Knighton
  • Minor changes to service including journeys serving Llandrindod Wells High School and Powys County Hall
463      Kington - Presteigne - Llandrindod Wells
  • Service withdrawn and replaced by 461 journeys
488      Wigmore - Leominster
  • Service withdrawn and incorporated in revised 489 service.
489      Wigmore - Leominster
  • Service revised to include sections of the withdrawn 488 service including Eye, Ashton, Woofferton, Wyson, Brimfield, Little Hereford and Middleton on the Hill
507      Leominster - Weobley circular
  • Service revised to include sections of the withdrawn 509 service including Woonton, Meer Common, Lower Broxwood, Bearwood and Luntley
509      Kinnersley - Leominster
  • Service withdrawn and incorporated in revised 507 service
746      Lydbrook - Cinderford
  • Minor timetable changes

Bus service changes from 10 August 2018

X39 Peterchurch - Hereford
  • Service operated by Bowyers Coaches withdrawn after operation on Friday, 10 August 2018

Bus service changes from 16 June 2018

33B Huntley - Lea
  • Service withdrawn after operation on Friday, 15 June 2018

Bus service changes until 1 September 2018

44B Royal Hospital - Worcester - The Malverns - Ledbury
  • Summer Saturdays only service extended to serve the Royal Hospital and Countryside Centre in Worcester and New Mills, Aldi Store in Ledbury
418 Bosbury - Stoney Cross - Worcester
  • New summer Saturdays only service operated commercially by First

Bus service changes from 14 May 2018

404 Bishop's Frome - Bromyard - Hereford
  • Service withdrawn and replaced by revised service 405
405 Ledbury - Cradley - Bromyard - Hereford
  • Service revised to start from Ledbury and operate every Wednesday
417 Ledbury - Cradley - Worcester
  • Minor timetable changes including an additional journey on Schooldays Tuesdays and Fridays from Ledbury at 1405
481 Ledbury - Tewkesbury - Cheltenham
  • New Monday shopping service commercially operated by First
482 Ledbury - Bromyard - Leominster
  • Service revised to start from Ledbury. Existing service between Bromyard and Leominster retimed to depart 15 minutes later
600 Ledbury Town Circular
  • First journey retimed to depart at 0845 connections for the 0900 405, 482 and 673 services. Commercially operated journeys will run at 1150 and 1350 on Tuesdays and Thursdays
671 Bromyard - Canon Frome - Ledbury
  • New service operated by First on Tuesdays via the 672 route except Canon Frome is served and not Lower Egleton or Newtown Crossroads
672 Bromyard - Lower Eggleton - Ledbury
  • 0930 journey revised to depart 5 minutes later and operate on Thursdays only. Service 671 provides a similar service on Tuesdays
673 Ledbury - Bromyard
  • New service commercially operated by First on Tuesdays and Thursdays
674 Bromyard - Cradley - Ledbury
  • 0730 journey from Bromyard retimed to depart at 0735. Minor adjustment to the afternoon journey

Bus service changes from 15 April 2018

75S Rotherwas - Hereford- St Mary's School
  • New journey departing Redhill, Marlbrook Road at 0804 and arriving St Mary's School at 0844.
  • 0745 journey from Rotherwas does not serve Redhill and terminates at Bishop's School.
77A Hereford - Holmer circular
  • Revised timetable including journeys from Hereford City Bus Station retimed to depart at 33 minutes past the hour.
81 Hereford - College Green - Venns Lane - Hereford
  • Revised timetable including daytime journeys retimed to depart from Hereford City Bus Station at 3 minutes past the hour.
420 Hereford - Bromyard - Worcester
  • The 1055 Hereford - Bromyard journey on Mondays to Saturdays extended to serve Worcester arriving at 1220.
  • The 1315 Bromyard - Hereford journey on Mondays to Saturdays starts from Worcester at 1230.
  • 1610 journey from Hereford on Saturdays terminates at Bromyard, Pump Street.
437 Hereford - Tillington Common
  • Minor timetable changes including last journey from Hereford retimed to depart at 1750 on Mondays to Saturdays

Bus service changes from 2 January 2018

417 Ledbury - Cradley - Worcester
  • Journeys serving Forge Bank revised to operate via the main road in Bosbury.
420 Hereford - Bromyard - Worcester
  • 0610 Bromyard - Hereford and 0640 Hereford - Bromyard journeys on Mondays to Fridays withdrawn.

Bus service changes from 11 December 2017

77 Hereford - Holmer Circular
  • Minor timing changes. Service revised to continue along Roman Road serving Victoria Park, then continuing along Venns Lane. This replaces the 81A and no longer serves Old School Lane.
77A Hereford - Holmer Circular
  • Revised timetable. Service revised to operate along Roman Road, College Road, College Green and Kingsway to Old School Lane and then Bobblestock.
81 Hereford - College Green
  • Revised timetable. Unchanged route to College Green then revised to turn right into Kingsway, right into Old School Lane then continuing via Venns Lane and Aylestone Hill to the City.
81A Hereford - College Green - Victoria Park
  • Revised timetable. Service operates peak hours (as service 81 above) but continuing from College Green to the City via Victoria Park and Venns Lane. Off peak services provided by services 77 and 77A.

Bus service changes from 6 December 2017

404 Bishops Frome - Bromyard - Pencombe - Hereford
  • New service operating on second and fourth Wednesdays of the month, replacing service 405 and starting from Bishops Frome
405 Cradley - Bromyard - Pencombe - Hereford
  • Service revised to operate on first, third and fifth Wednesdays of the month. Route revised and will not serve Bromyard, Winslow Road, Westhide Church and White Stone Crossroads