Change Region
Arriva in Yorkshire
Back to updates

Service changes in the Leeds area

Start Date: 26/10/2019


Location: Leeds

We will be making some changes to our services from the weekend of 26th October 2019:

117 – Wakefield to Leeds – from Monday 28th October

Minor changes will be made to the timetable of this service to help provide better spacing of buses between Leeds and White Rose Centre with new service 118.

 

118 118A 118S - *NEW SERVICES* - Leeds to Wakefield – from Monday 28th October

These new services will replace 481.

 

These services will follow a similar route and timetable to 481, but all journeys on 118 and 118A will also serve the White Rose Centre. This will introduce quicker links between Wakefield and the White Rose Centre. They will also provide new direct connections to shops and Elliott Hudson College for residents of Wrenthorpe, East Ardsley and Thorpe, which were requested by customers at a recent bus user surgery event.

 

Some evening and all Sunday journeys on 481 currently serve John Charles Centre. These will continue to do so and will be numbered 118A. These journeys will also now serve White Rose Centre.

 

New weekday only service 118s operates two journeys per day and will not serve White Rose Centre. These journeys serve Rodillian Academy in Lofthouse.

 

Following customer requests, an earlier weekday journey will be introduced from Thorpe to Wakefield, departing 07:02.

 

173A 174 174A 175 175A – Wakefield to Wetherby and Castleford – from Monday 28th October

Minor changes will be made to the timetables of these services to improve service reliability.

 

205  – Dewsbury to Pudsey – from Monday 28th October

Changes will be made to the weekday timetable to improve service reliability.

This service will now depart from stand 9 in Dewsbury Bus Station.

 

212 212A – Wakefield to Dewsbury – from Monday 28th October

Changes will be made to the weekday timetable to improve service reliability.

 

217/X17 – Overton to Leeds – from Monday 28th October

Service 217 will be replaced by new X17, which will have a revised timetable to improve reliability.

 

To speed up journeys to Leeds, this service will operate ‘Limited Stop’ into and out of Leeds. Towards Leeds, the service will only stop to drop off from the Tommy Wass pub into Leeds. From Leeds in the afternoon, the service will only pick up from Leeds Bus Station to Dewsbury Road close to White Rose Centre.

 

254 254A 255 – Leeds to Dewsbury and Halifax – from Saturday 26th October

Minor changes will be made to the timetables of these services between Birkenshaw and Leeds to improve service reliability.

 

425 427 425A – Wakefield to Bradford – from Monday 28th October

Changes will be made to the timetable to improve service reliability.

 

Evening, early morning and Sunday journeys on service 425 that divert to serve Drighlington Moor will be renumbered 425A.

 

444 – Leeds to Wakefield – from Monday 28th October

Minor changes will be made to the timetable of this service to improve reliability.

 

In Leeds city centre, journeys towards South Parade will now serve the railway station, following the completion of building works.

 

446 – Leeds to Wakefield – from Monday 28th October

Minor changes will be made to the timetable of this service to improve reliability.

 

In Leeds city centre, journeys towards South Parade will now serve the railway station, following the completion of building works.

 

481 – Leeds to Wakefield – from Monday 28th October

This service will be replaced by new 118, 118A and 118s.

 

874 – Wakefield to Buckden – from Sunday 27th October

In Leeds city centre, journeys towards Buckden will now serve the railway station, following the completion of building works. They will also move to stand 11 in Leeds bus station.

 

N9 – Leeds to Cleckheaton – from Saturday 26th October

This service will be revised to follow the A58 between Leeds and Gildersome, offering a new late night Friday and Saturday service for our customers in Wortley and New Farnley.

Services affected

117, 217
118, 118A, 118S
173A, 174, 174A, 175, 175A
205
212, 212A
254, 254A, 255
425, 427
444
446
481
874

Any further questions

Contact our customer services team who will be pleased to help you

Talk with us on Live Chat  Send us an email  Phone us on 0344 800 44 11