Bus services

You can plan your bus journey, find bus timetables and get updates on the latest services on the Traveline West Midlands website or on the Traveline app on iPhone or Android. You can also call Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 for advice on local and national bus services.

Timetables for bus routes in and around Herefordshire can be found in our bus guide. There are also route maps for Herefordshire, Hereford city and the market towns:


Bus services in Herefordshire are provided by a number of operators. For specific advice on bus fares, lost property or disruptions to services, see the bus contacts page.


Bus travel updates and service disruptions

Bus service changes from 24 April 2017

X11  Builth Wells - Knighton - Ludlow
  •  Morning journey retimed to depart 8 minutes later at 0938
X15  Builth Wells - Glasbury - Hereford
  • Morning and afternoon journeys retimed to operate later and rerouted to serve Llowes not Hay-on-Wye 
71/71A  Hereford - Credenhill
  • New journey 0905 Hereford - Credenhill on Mondays to Fridays.  All 71A journeys from Credenhill after 1530 on Mondays to Saturdays revised to operate as service 71. Additional minor timetable changes
72  Hereford - Moor Farm - Bobblestock     
  • 0647 & 0707 journeys from Hereford (Mondays to Fridays) withdrawn. 0747 & 0817 journeys from Hereford (Saturdays) withdrawn. New journey 2140 Hereford to Moor Farm and return (Fridays and Saturdays). Additional minor timetable changes
72C  Hereford - Moor Farm - Westfields - Bobblestock
  • Westfields loop (Highmore Street, Lyde Street, Westfield Street) served only hourly during off-peak 0930-1430 (Mondays to Saturdays) as 72C service   
74/74A  Hereford - Newton Farm
  • Revised 15 minute peak service 0730-0900 and 1600-1700 in School Holidays.  Revised 15 minute service 1400-1500 (Mondays to Fridays). Journeys will no longer serve Broad Street/ Bridge Street. New journey 2205 Hereford to Newton Farm and return (Fridays and Saturdays)
 75/75A/75B  Hampton Park - Hereford - Belmont
  • 0751 journey from Belmont to Hampton Park operates earlier to Shirehall on School days. Journeys from Hereford to Belmont before 0930 (Mondays-Saturdays) do not serve Hunderton. Additional minor timetable changes   
77/77A/77B  Hereford - Holmer (Circular)
  • 1731 service 77 journey from Bobblestock to Hereford withdrawn on Mondays to Saturdays. Additional minor timetable changes       
  • 78/78A/ 78X Hereford - Rotherwas
  • 0805 journey from Hereford retimed to depart at 0800 and return via Red Hill replacing 0820 service 79 journey   
79/79A Hereford -  Putson - Redhill     
  • 0820 journey (Mondays to Fridays) withdrawn and replaced with diverted 78A.  New 79 journey at 1815 on Saturdays. Journeys via Stanberrow Road (Frome Avenue) renumbered 79B and operate only from 0955-1355
81/81A  Hereford - College Green    
  • Revised morning peak timetable (Mondays to Saturdays) with all journeys before 0900 operating from College Green to City centre only. Revised afternoon timetable from 1400 (Monday to Saturday) and slightly reduced frequency. Journeys after 1700 operate from City to College Green only      
88  Hereford - Pastures
  • 1715 service 88A journey changed to service 88. 1815 journey on Saturdays withdrawn and replaced by an 1815 journey on service 79A
447/449 Hereford -  Madley/Bredwardine
  •  Revised morning and afternoon peak timetable. Early morning journeys withdrawn

Bus service changes from 9 April 2017

X3 Cardiff - Abergavenny - Hereford
  • Certain journeys retimed to depart 5 minutes later from Cardiff and 5 minutes earlier from Hereford
440 Abbeydore - Pontrilas - Hereford
  •  Service retimed to connect with revised X3 timetable at Pontrilas
442 Clehonger - Abergavenny
  •  Service retimed to connect with revised X3 timetable at Pontrilas

Easter bus services 2017

Good Friday, 14 April 2017

Normal Friday (school holiday) service with the following exceptions:

Yeomans Travel
  • Hereford City services 71/71A, 72/72A, 74/74A, 75, 77/77A, 79/79A, 81/81A, 88/88A will run to a Saturday timetable. However the special late journeys on services 71/72/74/74A from 19:30 will NOT run.
  • Service 447/449 will also run to a Saturday timetable
  • Service 78/78A/78X will not operate
Stagecoach West

All Stagecoach West services in Herefordshire will operate to a Saturday timetable.


Service 420 will not operate.

Easter Saturday, 15 April 2017

Normal Saturday services will operate.

Easter Sunday and Monday, 16 and 17 April 2017

Normal Sunday and bank holiday services will operate. DRM service 476 will not operate.

Bus service changes from 19 February 2017

35 Ross-on-Wye - Monmouth

Revised timetable including additional journeys to and from Ross-on-Wye.

74S Newton Farm - Hereford - St Mary's School

The 0750 journey from Newton Farm will serve Merton Hotel and not Hereford Country Bus Station.

746 Ross-on-Wye - Cinderford

New service operated Stagecoach West.

782 Ross-on-Wye - Cinderford

Minor changes to timetable.

Bus service changes from 3 January 2017

X15/X15A Builth Wells – Hay-on-Wye - Hereford

Saturday service withdrawn. Wednesday journeys operate 5 minutes later.

420 Hereford – Bromyard – Worcester

Revised timetable including the withdrawal of the 1400 Hereford – Bromyard journey on Mondays to Fridays, and the 0715 Flaggoners Green – Worcester and 0825 Worcester – Bromyard journeys on Saturdays.

676 Much Marcle – Newent – Highnam – Gloucester

New Monday and Thursday service operated by Newent Community Link.