Christmas and New Year service arrangements

Christmas and New Year service arrangements in Herts and Essex

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Day
Date
Service level
Monday 23rd December

Normal service, with following exceptions:

  • Service 500: Watford to Aylesbury - Saturday timetable will apply
  • Colchester Park and Ride - Saturday timetable will apply
  • Green Line 758: Hemel Hempstead to London - Saturday timetable will apply and the service 748 coaches will also run
  • Braintree Village shuttle - Normal Monday timetable will apply
Tuesday 24th December

Saturday timetables will apply, with the following exceptions and early finishes for some services:

  • Services 4, 11 and 77/77A in Colchester - normal Tuesday timetables
  • Green Line 758: Hemel Hempstead to London - Saturday timetable will apply and the Service 748 coaches will also run
  • Braintree Village Shuttle - Sunday timetable will apply

 

The times of last buses on those services that will finish early are as follows:

  • Service 1: Stevenage town centre to Chells
    1930 Bus Station to Chells
    1947 Chells to Bus Station
  • Service 2: Stevenage town centre to Martins Wood
    1915 to Martins Wood and Bus Station
  • Service 2: Hemel Hempstead town service - Woodhall Farm to Bennetts End
    1935 Bennetts End to Woodhall Farm
    1930 Woodhall Farm to Bennetts End
  • Service 3: Stevenage town centre to Martins Wood
    1930 Bus Station to Martins Wood and Bus Station
  • Service 3: Hemel Hempstead town centre to Chaulden
    1915 from Riverside via Chaulden loop to Town Centre only
    1917 from Riverside to Grovehill West
  • Service 4: Stevenage town centre to Shephall
    1930 Bus Station to Shephall, Broadwater and Bus Station
  • Service 4: Hemel Hempstead town centre to Grovehill West and Chaulden loop
    1815 Riverside to Chaulden and Grovehill West
    1915 Grovehill West to town centre (1935) and Chaulden
  • Service 5: Stevenage town centre to Shephall
    1915 Bus Station to Broadwater, Shephall and Bus Station
  • Service 7: Stevenage town centre to Great Ashby
    1955 Bus Station to Pin Green, Great Ashby and Bus Station
  • Service 10: Woodside to Holywell Estate
    1900 Woodside to Holywell
    1940 Holywell to Woodside via Watford High Street at 1958
    1957 Woodside to Watford Town Centre
  • Service 66: Waltham Cross to Debden
    2015 Waltham Cross to Loughton, Debden and Waltham Cross
  • Services 100/101: Stevenage to Luton
    1745 (101) Stevenage to Luton Airport and Luton
    1815 (100) Stevenage to Luton
    1855 (101) Luton and Luton Airport to Stevenage
    1920 (100) Luton to Stevenage
  • Service 301: St Albans to Stevenage
    1805 Lister Hospital and Stevenage to St. Albans
    1940 St Albans to Stevenage and Lister Hospital
  • Service 302: Hemel Hempstead to Welwyn Garden City
    1854 Hemel to St. Albans City Station
    1932 St Albans City Station to Hemel Hempstead
  • Service 310: Hertford to Waltham Cross
    1835 Hertford to Waltham Cross
    1935 Waltham Cross to Hertford
  • Service 320: Hemel Hempstead to Rickmansworth and Berry Lane Estate
    1846 Hemel Hempstead to Berry Lane
    1919 Berry Lane to Hemel Hempstead
  • Service 321: Watford to Luton
    1905 Luton to Watford
    1920 Watford to Luton
Wednesday 25th December

No service, with the following exceptions:

  • Service 133: Colchester to Stansted Airport - special timetable will apply
  • Services 309, 510: Thorley Park/Harlow to Stansted Airport - special timetable will apply
Thursday 26th December

No service, with the following exceptions:

  • Service 133: Colchester to Stansted Airport - special timetable will apply
  • Services 309, 510: Thorley Park/Harlow to Stansted Airport - special timetable will apply
  • Service 321: Watford to Luton - Sunday timetable will apply
Friday 27th December

Saturday timetables will apply, with the following exceptions:

  • Services 4, 11 and 77/77A in Colchester - normal Friday timetables will apply
  • Green Line 758: Hemel Hempstead to London - Saturday timetable will apply and the service 748 coaches will also run
  • Braintree Village shuttle - Thursday timetable will apply
Saturday 28th December

Normal Saturday timetables will apply, with one exception:

  • Braintree Village shuttle - Thursday timetable will apply
Sunday 29th December

Normal Sunday timetables will apply, with one exception:

  • Colchester Park and Ride - will not operate
Monday 30th December

Saturday timetables will apply, with the following exceptions:

  • Services 4, 11 and 77/77A in Colchester - normal Monday timetables will apply
  • Green Line 758: Hemel Hempstead to London - Saturday timetable will apply and the service 748 coaches will also run
  • Braintree Village shuttle - Sunday timetable will apply
Tuesday 31st December

Saturday timetables will apply, with the following exceptions and early finishes for some services:

  • Services 4, 11 and 77/77A in Colchester - normal Tuesday timetables
  • Green Line 758: Hemel Hempstead to London - Saturday timetable will apply and the service 748 coaches will also run
  • Braintree Village shuttle - Sunday timetable will apply

 

The times of last buses on those services that will finish early are as follows:

  • Service 1: Stevenage town centre to Chells
    1930 Bus Station to Chells
    1947 Chells to Bus Station
  • Service 2: Stevenage town centre to Martins Wood
    1915 to Martins Wood and Bus Station
  • Service 2: Hemel Hempstead town service - Woodhall Farm to Bennetts End
    1935 Bennetts End to Woodhall Farm
    1930 Woodhall Farm to Bennetts End
  • Service 3: Stevenage town centre to Martins Wood
    1930 Bus Station to Martins Wood and Bus Station
  • Service 3: Hemel Hempstead town centre to Chaulden
    1915 from Riverside via Chaulden loop to Town Centre only
    1917 from Riverside to Grovehill West
  • Service 4: Stevenage town centre to Shephall
    1930 Bus Station to Shephall, Broadwater and Bus Station
  • Service 4: Hemel Hempstead town centre to Grovehill West and Chaulden loop
    1815 Riverside to Chaulden and Grovehill West
    1915 Grovehill West to town centre (1935) and Chaulden
  • Service 5: Stevenage town centre to Shephall
    1915 Bus Station to Broadwater, Shephall and Bus Station
  • Service 7: Stevenage town centre to Great Ashby
    1955 Bus Station to Pin Green, Great Ashby and Bus Station
  • Service 10: Woodside to Holywell Estate
    1900 Woodside to Holywell
    1940 Holywell to Woodside via Watford High Street at 1958
    1957 Woodside to Watford Town Centre
  • Service 66: Waltham Cross to Debden
    2015 Waltham Cross to Loughton, Debden and Waltham Cross
  • Services 100/101: Stevenage to Luton
    1745 (101) Stevenage to Luton Airport and Luton
    1815 (100) Stevenage to Luton
    1855 (101) Luton and Luton Airport to Stevenage
    1920 (100) Luton to Stevenage
  • Service 301: St Albans to Stevenage
    1805 Lister Hospital and Stevenage to St. Albans
    1940 St Albans to Stevenage and Lister Hospital
  • Service 302: Hemel Hempstead to Welwyn Garden City
    1854 Hemel to St. Albans City Station
    1932 St Albans City Station to Hemel Hempstead
  • Service 310: Hertford to Waltham Cross
    1835 Hertford to Waltham Cross
    1935 Waltham Cross to Hertford
  • Service 320: Hemel Hempstead to Rickmansworth and Berry Lane Estate
    1846 Hemel Hempstead to Berry Lane
    1919 Berry Lane to Hemel Hempstead
  • Service 321: Watford to Luton
    1905 Luton to Watford
    1920 Watford to Luton
Wednesday 1st January

No service, except for the following:

  • Service 133: Colchester to Stansted Airport - special timetable will apply
  • Services 309, 510: Thorley Park/Harlow to Stansted Airport - special timetable will apply
  • Service 321: Watford to Luton - Sunday timetable will apply
  • Braintree Village shuttle - normal Wednesday timetable will apply
Thursday 2nd January

Normal services resume