Changes to services in Aylesbury and Leighton Buzzard from 18 June 2017
Start Date: 18/06/2017
Location: Aylesbury and Leighton Buzzard
Arriva has announced changes to its bus services in Aylesbury and Leighton Buzzard from 18 June 2017 to provide stronger, simpler and more sustainable transport links for passengers.
Under the amendments, a number of timetables have been revised and routes altered to reflect changes in customer demand and to improve punctuality.
To view details of new fares and tickets available in Beds & Bucks from 18 June, click here.
Among the timetable changes, Services 34 and 35 will see additional journeys added at peak times Monday-Friday, and there will be route and timetable changes to the 32 and 33 services.
There will also be timetable changes to the Number 8, 9, 50 and 150 services.
The Dash D1 Sandhills to Leighton Buzzard service will see at timetable revision on Monday-Saturday, including an earlier start time on Monday-Friday with the service being extended to run along Johnson Drive to Astral Park between 10am-3pm.
Area Managing Director (South), Maq Alibhai said: “We work hard to provide the best possible services for our customers and always do our best to respond to their changing needs and suggestions.
“Arriva’s mission is to provide stronger, simpler and more sustainable transport links and these changes will offer improved reliability and connectivity to our passengers.”
Arriva is holding roadshow events at on 7 June in Aylesbury where you can pick up timetables and maps of the new Aylesbury and Leighton Buzzard network.
Saturday timetable revised – frequency reduced from every 45 minutes to hourly. No change to Monday to Friday.
Saturday frequency between 9am and 5pm reduced from every 15 minutes to every 20 minutes and at Stoke Mandeville Hospital withdrawn on this day between the Ambulance Station and the New Wing. No change to Sunday to Friday.
Services 32 & 33
Revised timetable on Monday to Friday and on Saturday with service curtailed to run between 9am and 2.30pm. Afternoon journeys via Clarence Road withdrawn. Re-routed on departing the High Street via Lake Street rather than Hockliffe Street.
Services 34 & 35
Revised timetable on Monday to Friday and Saturday with Monday to Friday afternoon peak journeys added via Brooklands Drive and Weston Avenue. Re-routed on departing the High Street via Lake Street rather than Hockliffe Street and all journeys in both directions to run via Beaudesert rather than North Street.
Saturday frequency reduced to hourly all day and first round trip on Monday to Friday advanced by 5 minutes.
Daily timetable revised with some minor reductions in journeys. On departing Leighton Buzzard High Street towards Milton Keynes the service will be re-routed via Lake Street rather than Hockliffe Street.
Service Dash D1
Timetable revision on Monday-Friday and Saturday with an earlier Monday-Friday journey. Between 10am and 3pm the service is extended along Johnson Drive to Astral Park.