Christmas and New Year service arrangements

Christmas and New Year service arrangements in the North West

Day
Date
Service level in Merseyside
Service level in Greater Manchester and Cheshire
Monday 23rd December Normal Monday timetables will apply

Saturday timetables will apply, wth one exception:

  • Service 6E: Leighton Hospital to Brookhouse - normal Monday timetable will apply
Tuesday 24th December

Normal Tuesday timetables will apply until approx 7.30pm

View details of the times of last buses on Christmas Eve

Saturday timetables will apply until approx 7.30pm

View details of the times of last buses on Christmas Eve

An additional morning journey will run on service 245 from Altrincham to intu Trafford Centre at 7.45am.

Wednesday 25th December No service No service
Thursday 26th December

Special timetables will apply between 8am and 7pm approximately

View special Boxing Day timetables

No service, except a special service will run between approx 7am and 8pm on the following routes:

  • Service 245: Altrincham to intu Trafford Centre
  • Service 247: Partington to intu Trafford Centre

View special Boxing Day timetables

Friday 27th December Saturday timetables will apply, with the exception of services 216, 217, 407, 409, 410, 411, 413, 414, 418, 420, 423, 432, 433, 437, 464, 471, 472, 487, 492 and 495 in the Wirral area which will run to their normal Friday timetables

Saturday timetables will apply, with some additional journeys on service 263: Altrincham to Manchester at these times:

  • From Altrincham at 0508, 0538, 0638, 0753, 0853.
  • From Manchester at 0636, 0736.
Saturday 28th December Normal Saturday timetables will apply Normal Saturday timetables will apply 
Sunday 29th December Normal Sunday timetables will apply Normal Sunday timetables will apply 
Monday 30th December Saturday timetables will apply, with the exception of services 216, 217, 407, 409, 410, 411, 413, 414, 418, 420, 423, 432, 433, 437, 464, 471, 472, 487, 492 and 495 in the Wirral area which will run to their normal Monday timetables Normal Monday timetables will apply 
Tuesday 31st December

Saturday timetables will apply, reducing from around 7.30pm, with the exception of services 216, 217, 407, 409, 410, 411, 413, 414, 418, 420, 423, 432, 433, 437, 464, 471, 472, 487, 492 and 495 in the Wirral area which will run to their normal Monday timetables, also reducing from around 7.30pm

View details of the times of last buses on New Year's Eve

Tuesday timetables will apply until approx 7.30pm, except on the following routes where Saturday timetables will apply until approx 7.30pm:

Service 19: Altrincham to Manchester Airport

Service 245: Altrincham to intu Trafford Centre

Service 247: Partington to intu Trafford Centre

Service 263: Altrincham to Manchester

 

Wednesday 1st January

Special timetables will apply between 8am and 7pm approximately

View special New Year's Day timetables

No service
Thursday 2nd January Saturday timetables will apply, with the exception of services 216, 217, 407, 409, 410, 411, 413, 414, 418, 420, 423, 432, 433, 437, 464, 471, 472, 487, 492 and 495 in the Wirral area which will run to their normal Friday timetables Normal services resume
Friday 3rd January Saturday timetables will apply, with the exception of services 216, 217, 407, 409, 410, 411, 413, 414, 418, 420, 423, 432, 433, 437, 464, 471, 472, 487, 492 and 495 in the Wirral area which will run to their normal Friday timetables Normal services
Saturday 4th January Normal services resume Normal services