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New Arriva service 493 - from 30th October

Start Date: 30/10/2017


Location: Sherburn & Pontefract

From Monday 30th October, Arriva will be operating service 493 between Pontefract and Sherburn.

In August 2017 Utopia Coaches ceased trading, leading to the cancellation of service 493 between Sherburn and Pontefract. Since 11th September, North Yorkshire County Council have been operating a partial replacement between Sherburn and Knottingley.

From Monday 30th October, Arriva will be operating a revised service 493 between Sherburn Industrial Estate and Pontefract. Please click here for a timetable.

This service is supported by North Yorkshire County Council.

Why not buy one of our great money saving unlimited tickets?

These start at £3.50 for the Castleford & Pontefract Urban day. This ticket can be bought on our buses and is valid between Ferrybridge and Pontefract on service 493. This ticket offers unlimited travel within the urban zoneClick here for more information.

If you need to make a longer journey or are travelling outside West Yorkshire, our Yorkshire day ticket starts from £5.60 when purchased on our mobile app.

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