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Christmas and New Year 2019/20 contracted local bus service arrangements

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

Please note that between 25-29 December 2019, bus services Stagecoach 1, 17, 46, 65, 400 and 520, Safeguard 4/5, First RA2 and Arriva A and 18 will be subject to amendment due to closure of railway bridge in Farnham Road, Guildford. See our temporary changes to bus services page.

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

Monday 23 December 2019

All services will operate a normal Monday service. The following exceptions apply:

  • Carlone: Services 525 and 599 will operate their normal Thursday timetable.
  • First in Berkshire: Service 8 will operate a Saturday timetable.
  • Safeguard: Services 4/5 will operate an enhanced Saturday timetable.
  • Stagecoach: Services will operate to the Saturday timetable. A normal Monday service will operate on 39A, 41, 503 and Guildford Park & Ride service 100 will have an early finish at 21:00.

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Tuesday 24 December 2019

All services will operate a normal Tuesday service. The following exceptions apply:

  • Arriva: Services will have an early finish by 8pm on most services.
  • First in Berkshire: Service 8 will operate a Saturday timetable.
  • London Buses: Services will operate to a Saturday timetable.
  • Safeguard: Service 4/5 will operate an enhanced Saturday timetable and finish early between 7.30pm - 8pm.
  • Stagecoach: Services will operate to the Saturday timetable and have an early finish by 9pm on most services. A normal Tuesday timetable will operate on 39C, 40, 41, 520, 523, 538 and Guildford Park & Ride service 100 will have an early finish at 21:00.

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Wednesday 25 December 2019

No services will operate apart from the following exceptions:

  • First in Berkshire: Service RA2 will operate to a special timetable.
  • Stagecoach: Gold 1 will operate to a special half hourly timetable.

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Thursday 26 December 2019

No services will operate apart from the following exceptions:

  • Carlone: Service 442 will operate to a Sunday timetable
  • First in Berkshire: Service 8 will operate a special Sunday timetable. Service RA2 will operate to a special timetable.
  • Hallmark: Service 555 will operate to a special timetable.
  • London Buses: Services will operate to a Sunday timetable.
  • Metrobus: Service 20 will operate to a special timetable, service 100 will operate to the Sunday timetable from 04:00 and service 400 will operate to the Sunday timetable.
  • Safeguard: Services 4/5 will operate to a special timetable between 8.00am – 5.30pm
  • Stagecoach: Services will operate to a Sunday timetable.

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Friday 27 December 2019

All services will operate a Saturday service, but those routes that do not run on Saturdays will run to the normal timetable for the appropriate day of the week. The following exceptions apply:

  • Arriva: Guildford Park & Ride service 101 and service 47 will not operate.
  • Carlone: Service 442 will operate to the normal Friday timetable.
  • Compass Buss: Services 23, 24, 25 and 26 will operate to the normal Friday timetable.
  • East Surrey Rural Transport Partnership: Tandridge Buses4U will operate a normal Friday service.
  • First in Berkshire: Service 8 will operate a Saturday timetable. Service RA2 will operate to the normal Friday timetable
  • London Buses: Services will operate to a Saturday timetable
  • Metrobus: Service 21 will operate a normal Friday service.
  • Quality Line: Services E5, E9, E10, E16 and 408 will operate to the normal Friday service.
  • Safeguard: Services 4/5 will operate an enhanced Saturday service.
  • Southdown: Service 236 will operate to a special timetable.
  • Stagecoach: Guildford Park & Ride service 100 will operate to the Friday timetable and have an early finish at 21:00. Shoppers service 39A will not operate. Shoppers service 39B & 39C will operate to their normal Thursday timetable.
  • White Bus: Service 446 will operate a normal Friday service. Service 500 will operate a normal Friday service.

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Saturday 28 December 2019

All services will operate a normal Saturday service.

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Sunday 29 December 2019

All services will operate a normal Sunday service.

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Monday 30 December 2019

All services will operate a Saturday service, but those routes that do not run on Saturdays will run to the normal timetable for the appropriate day of the week. The following exceptions apply:

  • Arriva: Guildford Park & Ride service 101and service 47 will not operate
  • Carlone: Service 545 will operate to the normal Wednesday timetable.
  • Compass Buss: Services 23, 24, 25 and 26 will operate to the normal Monday timetable
  • East Surrey Rural Transport Partnership: Tandridge Buses4U will operate a normal Monday service
  • First in Berkshire: Service 8 will operate a Saturday timetable. Service RA2 will operate to the Monday timetable.
  • London Buses: Services will operate to a Saturday timetable
  • Metrobus: Service 21 will operate a normal Monday service.
  • Quality Line: Services E5, E9, E10, E16 and 408 will operate to the normal Monday service.
  • Safeguard: Service 4/5 will operate an enhanced Saturday timetable.
  • Southdown: Service 236 will operate to a special timetable
  • Stagecoach: Services will operate to the Saturday timetable. A normal Monday timetable will operate on 39A, 41, 503 and Guildford Park & Ride service 100 will have an early finish at 21:00
  • White Bus: Service 446 will operate a normal Monday service. Service 500 will operate a normal Monday service

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Tuesday 31 December 2019

All services will operate a Saturday service, but those routes that do not run on Saturdays will run to the normal timetable for the appropriate day of the week. The following exceptions apply:.

  • Arriva: Guildford Park & Ride service 101 and service 47 will not operate. Services will have an early finish by 8pm on most services.
  • Carlone: Service 442 will operate to the normal Tuesday timetable.
  • Compass Bus: Services 23, 24 and 25 will operate to the normal Tuesday timetable
  • East Surrey Rural Transport Partnership: Tandridge Buses4U will operate a normal Tuesday service.
  • First in Berkshire: Service 8 will operate a Saturday timetable. Service RA2 will operate to the Tuesday timetable.
  • London Buses: Services will operate to a Saturday timetable.
  • Metrobus: Service 21 will operate a normal Tuesday service.
  • Quality Line: services E5, E9, E10, E16 and 408 will operate to the normal Tuesday service.
  • Safeguard: Service 4/5 will operate an enhanced Saturday timetable and finish early between 7.30pm - 8pm.
  • Southdown: Service 236 will operate to a special timetable.
  • Stagecoach: Services will operate to the Saturday timetable and have an early finish by 9pm on most services. A normal Tuesday timetable will operate on 39C, 40, 41, 520, 523, 538 and Guildford Park & Ride service 100 will have an early finish at 21:00.
  • White Bus: Service 446 will operate a normal Tuesday. Service 500 will operate a normal Tuesday service.

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Wednesday 1 January 2020

All services will operate a Sunday service. The following exceptions apply:

  • Carlone: Service 442 will operate to the normal Sunday timetable.
  • First in Berkshire: Service 8 no service. Service RA2 will operate to the Wednesday timetable.
  • Safeguard: Services 4/5 will operate to a special timetable between 8.00am – 5.30pm

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Thursday 2 January 2020

Normal Monday to Friday services resume. The following exceptions apply:

  • First in Berkshire: Service 8 will operate a Saturday timetable (The normal Mon-Fri service start on Monday 6th January 2020)

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