Buses at Christmas and New Year 2023 to 2024

This information has been compiled in good faith from information supplied by bus operators.

The general level of bus service that is expected to apply is listed below. However there may be exceptions, so it is strongly recommended to check with the operator or look out for information inside buses.

For further information on operations over the festive period please visit the bus operators website or contact them by phone.

Sunday 24 December 2023

Normal Sunday level of service (but no night services, and some late-night services will finish earlier than usual)

Monday 25 December 2023 (Public Holiday)

No service, except:

  • Carlone Buses - Special service on route 442
  • First Berkshire - Special service on route RA2
  • Metrobus - Special service on route 100

Tuesday 26 December 2023 (Public Holiday)

No service, except:

  • Carlone Buses - Special service on routes 442 and X442
  • Diamond Buses - Sunday level of service on route 555
  • First Berkshire - Sunday level of service on route 8, normal level of service on route RA2
  • Metrobus - Sunday level of service on route 400, special service on route 100
  • Stagecoach - Sunday level of service
  • Thames Valley Buses - Sunday level of service on route 194
  • Transport for London - Sunday level of service (including on all night and 24-hour services)

Wednesday 27, Thursday 28 and Friday 29 December 2023

Saturday level of service (or if no Saturday service exists, normal Wednesday, Thursday or Friday level of service), except:

  • First Berkshire - Monday to Friday level of service on route RA2
  • Metrobus - Monday to Friday level of service on routes 21, 22 and 318, special service on route 236
  • Safeguard - Saturday level of service on all services, except for routes 39A, 39B and 39C which will run as normal
  • White Bus - No service on routes 48, 81 and X94

Saturday 30 December 2023

Normal Saturday level of service

Sunday 31 December 2023

Normal Sunday level of service, except:

  • Safeguard - Route 4/5 last bus from Guildford bus station at 18:20, last bus from Royal Surrey Hospital at 18:39
  • Stagecoach - Normal Sunday level of service (but no night services, and some late-night services will finish earlier than usual)

Monday 1 January 2024 (Public Holiday)

Sunday level of service, except:

  • Stagecoach - No service

Tuesday 2 January 2024

Normal service levels resume

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