How are bus services changing over Christmas and New Years?

How are bus services changing over Christmas and New Years?
How are bus services changing over Christmas and New Years?

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First Solent

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Christmas Eve– The 1, E1/E2, 2, 3, X5, 7, 8 and 17/18 routes will be operating an early run-in timetable. The X4, 9, X9, 10, 11, 13/14, 15, 20, 21/21A, 22, 27, 28/28A and W1 routes will be running a normal Saturday service and the 16 and 19/19A will not be operating.

Christmas Day– No services will be operating.

Boxing Day– Only the 1, E1/E2, 2, 3 and 7 will be running, offering a special daytime service between 8am and 7pm.

December 27– The 1, E1/E2, 2, 3, X5, 7, 8, 9, 13/14, 16, 17/18 and 22 routes will be offering a Sunday service. The X9, 10, 11, 15, 19/19A, 20, 21/21A, 27, 28/28A and W1 will not be running.

December 28-30– A Monday to Friday timetables will be available on the 19/19A, 20, 21/21A and 28/28A services. Saturday timetables will be offered by the 1, E1/E2, 2, 3, X5, 7, 8, 9, X9, 10, 11, 13/14, 15, 17/18, 22 and 27. The 16 and W1 routes will not be operating across these days.

New Year’s Eve– There will be Saturday timetables on the majority of the routes. The services offering an early run-in service are 1, E1/E2, 2, 3, X5, 7, 8 and 17/18. The 16 and 19/19A services not running on New Year’s Eve.

New Year’s Day– Most services will not be running. The 1, E1/E2, 2, 3 and 7 will be offering a special daytime service between 8am and 7pm.

January 2– Sunday services will be in place on the 1, E1/E2, 2, 3, X5, 7, 8, 9, 13/14, 16 and 17/18 routes. The services that will not be in operation on this day are X9, 10, 11, 15, 19/19A, 20, 21/21A, 22, 27, 28/28A and W1.

The 7A/7C service will not be operating over the festive period. Normal service will be resumed on January 3 across all First routes in the area.

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Stagecoach

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December 19-23– Normal school holiday service.

Christmas Eve– A normal Saturday service will operate, with early finishes around 8pm.

Christmas Day– No services will run and special timetables will operate on some services on Boxing Day, details of which are not yet confirmed.

December 27– Sunday service will be in operation.

December 28-30– Saturday service will be running.

New Year’s Eve– Normal Saturday service will operate, with early finishes around 8pm, excluding Falcon services.

New Year’s Day– There will be no services except for Sunday service on Falcon buses.

January 2– Sunday service in operation with a normal Monday – Friday school term service starting again on Tuesday January 3.