Changes to bus services

Bank holidays, Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June 2022

Please note that the only services running will be:

  • 33 Hereford – Ross-on-Wye – Gloucester
  • 39A Hereford – Hay-on-Wye

From Monday 30 May 2022

T14 Brecon – Hay-on-Wye – Hereford


From Friday 27 May 2022

455 Fownhope – Mordiford – Ledbury

  • Summer service operating on the fourth Friday of the month from May until August

From Thursday 26 May 2022

X99 Worcester – Hereford
Hay Hereford – Hay-on-Wye

  • Special services operated by First for the duration of the Hay Festival
  • For full details visit Hay Festival Travel

From Tuesday 3 May 2022

420 Flaggoner’s Green - Bromyard – Worcester

  • Morning journey operated First retimed to depart at 0705 and operate 10 minutes earlier

From Monday 25 April 2022

632 Tiller's Green - Gorsley - Newent

  • New Wednesdays and Fridays service operated by Newent Community Link partially replacing withdrawn 32/132 services

674 Ledbury – Cradley – Bromyard

  • Journey from John Masefield retimed to start 5 minutes later at 1525

874 Old Colwall – Cradley – Ledbury, John Masefield School

  • Service withdrawn

875 Ledbury – Colwall – West Malvern – Chase School

  • New Schooldays only service operated by DRM replacing withdrawn S64 service

S64 Ledbury – Colwall – West Malvern – Chase School

  • Service withdrawn

From Monday 7 March 2022

Sargeants Bros services

The changes announced to Sargeants Bros services in Hereford city have been delayed due to a backlog at the office of the Traffic Commissioner.

Timetables will be posted by Sargeants as soon as confirmation is received and are expected to start on 7 March 2022. For full details visit Sargeants bus timetables.

A  Hereford – Tupsley – Hampton Park Circular
B  Hereford – Holmer – Bobblestock Circular
C  Hereford – Tupsley – Hampton Park Circular via Sudbury Avenue
D  Hereford – Bobblestock – via Whitecross Road and Yazor Road
E  Hereford – Moor Farm via Westfaling Street
71/71B Hereford - Credenhill
81B  Hereford - College Green - Victoria Park - Venns Lane - Hereford

From Sunday 27 February 2022

A  Hereford – Tupsley – Hampton Park Circular

  • Service revised to operate hourly
  • Service terminates at Shire Hall
  • New service C introduced operating in reverse direction
  • For full details visit Sargeants bus timetables

B  Hereford – Holmer – Bobblestock Circular

  • Service revised to operate hourly
  • Buses revised operate from city via Widemarsh Street and not Edgar Street
  • New service C introduced operating in reverse direction
  • For full details visit Sargeants bus timetables

C  Hereford – Tupsley – Hampton Park Circular via Sudbury Avenue

  • New service operating hourly in opposite direction to service A
  • For full details visit Sargeants bus timetables

D  Hereford – Bobblestock – via Whitecross Road and Yazor Road

  • New service operating hourly in opposite direction to service B
  • For full details visit Sargeants bus timetables

E  Hereford – Moor Farm via Westfaling Street

  • New service operating hourly partially replacing re-routed service 71B
  • For full details visit Sargeants bus timetables

32  Ross-on-Wye – Newent – Gloucester

  • Section of route between Ross-on-Wye and Newent reduced to journeys operating at school times
  • For full details visit Stagecoach timetables

33   Hereford – Ross-on-Wye – Gloucester

  • Minor timetable changes
  • New 2020 journey on Mondays to Fridays from Ross-on-Wye to Gloucester

35  Ross-on-Wye – Coleford – Monmouth

  • Minor timetable changes
  • 0635 journey from Ross-on-Wye on Monday to Friday retimed to start from Ruardean at 0655
  • 1845 journey from Monmouth on Monday to Friday terminates at Milkwall, Bus Garage at 1921

71/71B Hereford - Credenhill

  • Most journeys re-routed via Whitecross Road as service 71 and do not serve Moor Farm
  • Journeys at school times operate as 71B via Moor Farm for Whitecross School students
  • Moor Farm served by new service E
  • For full details visit Sargeants bus timetables

81B  Hereford - College Green - Victoria Park - Venns Lane - Hereford

  • 0830 journey from City Bus Station retimed to depart 15 minutes earlier

132  Ledbury – Newent – Gloucester

  • Service withdrawn

746  Ross-on-Wye – Cinderford

  • Minor timetable changes
  • 1722 journey from Cinderford on Monday to Friday terminates at Ruardean, Square

From Tuesday 22 February until Saturday 26 February 2022

453 Hereford - Hampton Bishop - Mordiford - Fownhope

454 Hereford - Rotherwas - Holme Lacy - Fownhope - Woolhope

Due to a partial road closure of the B4224 for resurfacing works, the routes of the bus services above will be affected. As a result, Yeomans Travel will be operating temporary timetables for the 453 and 454 services for the duration of the closure.

For full details visit Yeomans bus timetables.


From Monday 17 January 2022

X3 Hereford - Abergavenny - Pontypool - Cardiff

  • Service will operate between Hereford and Pontypool only
  • No changes to remaining times

From Tuesday 4 January 2022

71/71A/71B Hereford - Credenhill

  • Yeomans Travel service withdrawn and replaced by subsidised 71B operating Mondays to Saturdays by Sargeants Bros. Credenhill village served on Sundays by diverted 461 service operated by Sargeants Bros.

71S  Credenhill – Whitecross School

  • Yeomans Travel service withdrawn. Alternative facility using service 71B to and from Moor Farm Lane.

72  Hereford - Bobblestock

  • Yeomans Travel service withdrawn. Alternative facility between Bobblestock and Hereford using Sargeants Bros. service B.

74/74A Hereford - Newton Farm

  • Minor revision to Mondays to Saturdays timetable. Last journey at 1855 withdrawn.  Service via Hunderton withdrawn. Alternative facility between Hunderton and Hereford using service 75. Improved commercial Sunday timetable from 2 January 2022.

74S/78S  Hereford - Bishops School

  • Yeomans Travel services withdrawn. Alternative facility from Hereford City Bus Station using Sargeants Bros. service A to and from Biddulph Rise or Salisbury Avenue.

75  Hereford - Redhill - Belmont - Hunderton - Hereford

  • New subsidised service operating on Mondays to Fridays by Sargeants Bros.

77A  Hereford - College Green - Holmer - Bobblestock - Hereford

  • Yeomans Travel service withdrawn. Alternative facility on Mondays to Saturdays using service B or 81B.

78/78A/78X - Hereford - Putson - Skylon Park/Rotherwas

  • Minor revision to Mondays to Fridays timetable. Service via Redhill withdrawn. Alternative facility between Redhill and Hereford using service 75.

79A  Hereford - Putson - Redhill

  • Yeomans Travel service withdrawn.

81B  Hereford - College Green - Victoria Park - Venns Lane - Hereford

  • New subsidised service operating on Mondays to Saturdays by Sargeants Bros.

88/88B  Hereford - Hinton - The Pastures - Putson

  • Revised Mondays to Fridays timetable with service via Redhill withdrawn. Alternative facility between Redhill and Hereford using service 75.
  • Saturday service withdrawn by Yeomans Travel and replaced by subsidised 88 and 88B services operated by Sargeants Bros.

449  Hereford - Clehonger - Kingstone - Madley

  • On Mondays to Fridays (School Days) the 0650 journey from Hereford to Kingstone and 0720 return journey will operate 10 minutes earlier.
  • On Mondays to Fridays (School Days) the 1426 journey from Madley to Hereford will terminate in Bridge Street.

492  Leominster - Wellington - Moreton-on-Lugg - Hereford

The following Mondays to Fridays journeys are withdrawn:

  • 0930 Leominster to Hereford
  • 1745 Hereford to Leominster
  • 1833 Leominster to Holmer

You can find details of the changes on the Sargeants Bros. and Yeomans Travel websites.