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Christmas and New Year's Travel Information 2018

Christmas and New Year Travel Information 2018

Please see this page for public transport service information over Christmas and New Year. We will be adding information to this page as it becomes available.

On Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve many operators plan to finish their services early. As a result, our Journey Planner and Timetables page may not give you the very latest information, so please read the below information and follow the link. If you do not know the operator for the service you intend to use, you can search the timetable here and find the operator name at the bottom of the page.

For more information, you can call us on our freephone number 0800 464 0000 where our bilingual team at our Contact Centre will be on hand to help with your queries. Their opening hours over Christmas and New Year are as follows:

Saturday 22nd December  07:00 – 20:00
Sunday 23rd December 07:00 – 20:00
Monday 24th December 07:00 – 18:00
Tuesday 25th December CLOSED
Wednesday 26th December 10:00 – 16:00
Thursday 27th December 07:00 – 20:00
Friday 28th December 07:00 – 20:00
Saturday 29th December 07:00 – 20:00
Sunday 30th December 07:00 – 20:00
Monday 31st December 07:00 – 20:00
Tuesday 1st January 08:00 – 20:00
Wednesday 2nd January 07:00 – 20:00

 

You can also follow us on Twitter @TravelineCymru for transport updates and retweets from operators.

Please see below for information for each service operator and local authority. We will be updating this information as and when it becomes available.

 

Operators:

 

Airparks Services

No service on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Eve. There will be a normal service over the rest of the festive period.

 

Arriva Cymru

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Saturday service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day No service
Thursday 27th December Saturday service
Friday 28th December Saturday service
Saturday 29th December Normal service
Sunday 30th December Normal service
Monday 31st December- New Year’s Eve Saturday service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 1st January- New Year’s Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

Monday 24th and 31st (Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve) Last Service Timetables

 

 

Arriva Midlands

Please click here to see a service timetable overview from the operator over the festive period. 

 

 

Cardiff Bus/ Capital Links

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve

Saturday timetable on all routes, except routes 30, 98, H59 and X59 which run a normal weekday service.

Early finish on all routes- please see below

Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day Special timetable on certain routes- please see below
Thursday 27th December Saturday timetable on all routes, except routes 30, 98, H59 and X59 which run a normal weekday service.
Friday 28th December Saturday timetable on all routes, except routes 30, 98, H59 and X59 which run a normal weekday service.
Saturday 29th December Normal service
Sunday 30th December Normal service
Monday 31st December- New Year’s Eve

Saturday timetable on all routes, except routes 30, 98, H59 and X59 which run a normal weekday service.

Early finish on all routes- please see below

Free evening and night buses on some routes.

Tuesday 1st January- New Year’s Day Limited daytime timetable on certain routes- please see below
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

Please click here to see timetables for the services running on Christmas Eve, Boxing Day and New Year's Eve.  

Monday 24th and 31st (Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve) Last Bus Services Timetables

Night Bus Information from Sunday 23rd December- Wednesday 2nd January

 

 

DANSA

Please click here to see a service timetable overview from the operator over the festive period. 

 

 

Edwards Coaches

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Saturday service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day A limited service will be running- please see below
Thursday 27th December Saturday service
Friday 28th December Saturday service
Saturday 29th December Normal service
Sunday 30th December Normal service
Monday 31st December- New Year’s Eve Saturday service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 1st January- New Year’s Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Saturday service

 

24th and 31st December (Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve)- Saturday service early finishes:

  • Last 400 bus from Gwaunmiskin to Cardiff- 20:10
  • Last 400 bus from Cardiff to Gwaunmiskin- 21:00
  • Last 100 bus from Royal Glamorgan Hospital to Pontypridd- 20:00
  • Last 100 bus from Pontypridd to Royal Glamorgan Hospital- 20:40
  • 90 service as normal Saturday running
     

The 400 and 100 buses will run a limited service on 26th December (Boxing Day)

400 Boxing Day Timetable

100 Boxing Day Timetable

 

There will be a Saturday service for the rest of the week (3rd- 6th January), with a normal service resuming 7th January. There will also be an additional journey on the 400 service. 

 

 

First Cymru

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Normal service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day Special services in Swansea on routes 4, 20, 25, 33, 36,  111, plus service X10 to Cardiff via Bridgend Designer Outlet- please see below
Thursday 27th December Saturday service with some additional journeys. Some alterations to service 4/4A- please see below
Friday 28th December Saturday service with some additional journeys. Some alterations to service 4/4A- please see below
Saturday 29th December Saturday service with some additional journeys. Some alterations to service 4/4A- please see below
Sunday 30th December Normal service
Monday 31st December- New Year’s Eve Normal service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 1st January- New Year’s Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

To view full Christmas timetable information for this operator, please click here.

Last services on Monday 24th (Christmas Eve) and Monday 31st (New Year's Eve)

Special timetables for Boxing Day services

Additional journeys on 27th/28th/29th

Service 4 and 4A timetable alterations for 27th/28th/29th

 

 

 

Llew Jones

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Reduced 19 Service – Last bus from Llandudno – 20:20
Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No Service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day No Service
Thursday 27th December Normal Service
Friday 28th December Normal Service
Saturday 29th December Normal Service
Sunday 30th December Normal Service
Monday 31st December- New Year’s Eve Reduced 19 Service – Last bus from Llandudno – 20:20
Tuesday 1st January- New Year’s Day No Service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal Service

 

 

 

Lloyds Coaches

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Normal service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day No service
Thursday 27th December Normal service
Friday 28th December Normal service
Saturday 29th December Normal service
Sunday 30th December Normal service
Monday 31st December- New Year’s Eve Normal service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 1st January- New Year’s Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

All services to end by 19:30 on 24th and 31st (Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve), except those stated below:

  • T2 Aberystwyth – Bangor- No service after 18:25 (in Porthmadog)
  • T2 Bangor – Dolgellau- No service after 18:33 (in Porthmadog)
  • T3 Wrexham – Barmouth- No service after 19:25

 

 

 

New Adventure Travels

To view full Christmas timetable information for this operator, please click here.

 

 

 

Newport Bus

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Normal service with early finish. The last service will be the closest to 7pm- please see below

Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day

No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day Sunday service with added X30 service as timetabled- please see below
Thursday 27th December Normal service
Friday 28th December Normal service
Saturday 29th December Normal service
Sunday 30th December Normal service
Monday 31st December- New Year’s Eve Normal service with early finish. The last service will be the closest to 7pm- please see below
Tuesday 1st January- New Year’s Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

Monday 24th and 31st (Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve) Last Service Timetables

Wednesday 26th (Boxing Day) Sunday Service and Additional X30 Service Timetables

 

 

P&O Lloyds

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve

126, 8, 18, 19, 22, 23, 14, 14a, and 14c will run a normal service

Shuttle D1 D2 D3 will run until 18:00

Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day No service
Thursday 27th December

126, 8, 18, 19, 22, 23, 14, 14A and 14C will run a normal service

Shuttle D1 will run a Sunday service only

Friday 28th December

126, 8, 18, 19, 22, 23, 14, 14A and 14C will run a normal service

Shuttle D1 will run a Sunday service only

Saturday 29th December

126, 8, 18, 19, 22, 23, 14, 14A and 14C will run a normal service

Shuttle D1 will run a Sunday service only

Sunday 30th December Shuttle D1 will run a Sunday service only
Monday 31st December- New Year’s Eve

126, 8, 18, 19, 22, 23, 14, 14A and 14C will run a normal service

Shuttle D1 will run a Sunday service only

Tuesday 1st January- New Year’s Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

Last journeys on the D1, D2 & D3 on Christmas Eve

  • D1 service 

1705 from Deeside industrial Park

1720 from Connah’s Quay

  • D2 service  

1705 from Deeside industrial Park

1625 from Connah’s Quay

  • D3 Service   

1705 from Deeside industrial Park

1625 from Connah’s Quay

 

 

 

Phil Anslow Coaches

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Saturday service
Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day No service
Thursday 27th December Saturday service
Friday 28th December Saturday service
Saturday 29th December Normal service
Sunday 30th December Normal service
Monday 31st December- New Year’s Eve Normal service
Tuesday 1st January- New Year’s Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

 

 

Richard Brothers

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Normal service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day No service
Thursday 27th December Normal service
Friday 28th December Normal service
Saturday 29th December Normal service
Sunday 30th December No service
Monday 31st December- New Year's Eve Normal service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 1st January- New Year's Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

Monday 24th and 31st December (Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve):

  • Last bus from Aberystwyth to Cardigan travelling via Aberaeron and New Quay will be 18:10.

 

 

Ridgways Coaches

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Normal service with early finish- please see below
Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day No service
Thursday 27th December Normal service
Friday 28th December Normal service
Saturday 29th December Normal service
Sunday 30th December No service
Monday 31st December- New Year's Eve Normal service
Tuesday 1st January- New Year's Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

Monday 24th December (Christmas Eve):

  • Route 9 Normal Timetable
  • Route 66 Last bus from Port Talbot to Goytre 16.22
  • Route 66 Last bus from Goytre to Port Talbot 16.38

 

 

 

South Wales Transport

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Normal service (except 204 running Saturday service) 
Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day No service
Thursday 27th December Normal service (except 204 running Saturday service) 
Friday 28th December Normal service (except 204 running Saturday service) 
Saturday 29th December Normal service
Sunday 30th December Normal service
Monday 31st December- New Year's Eve Normal service (except 204 running Saturday service) 
Tuesday 1st January- New Years Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

 

 

Stagecoach in South Wales/ Capitol Hire

Monday 24th December- Christmas Eve Saturday service with early finish at approximately 20:00- please see below
Tuesday 25th December- Christmas Day No service
Wednesday 26th December- Boxing Day Limited service- please see below
Thursday 27th December Saturday service
Friday 28th December Saturday service
Saturday 29th December Normal service
Sunday 30th December Normal service
Monday 31st December- New Year's Eve Saturday service with early finish at approximately 20:00- please see below
Tuesday 1st January- New Years Day No service
Wednesday 2nd January Normal service

 

Monday 24th and 31st (Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve):

Last services in Blaenau Gwent and Caerphilly

Last services in Rhondda Cynon Taff and Merthyr Tydfil

Last services in Torfaen and Monmouthshire

 

Wednesday 26th (Boxing Day)- Limited Service:

Blaenau Gwent and Caerphilly- 26, 151

Rhondda Cynon Taff and Merthyr Tydfil- X24

Torfaen and Monmouthshire- 132, 120/130, 122

No service on all other routes.

 

 

 

Transport for Wales

Please check the Transport for Wales real running time information page before you travel. 

Please click here to see a service timetable overview from the operator for the festive period.

Service Changes- Christmas 2018

 

 

Traws

T1

T1C

T1S

T2

T3

T4

T5

T6/6X

T9

T12

T14

 

 

 

 

Local Authorities:

 

Anglesey

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Anglesey Council.

 

Bridgend

 

Caerphilly

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Caerphilly Council.

 

Carmarthenshire

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Carmarthenshire Council.

Monday 24th and 31st (Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve) Last Service Timetables for 129, T1, X13.

 

Ceredigion

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Ceredigion Council.

 

Conwy

Please click here to see travel information for Arriva Cymru over the festive period.

Please click here to see travel information for Llew Jones over the festive period.

For services run by M&H Coaches and Conwy Cabs, there will be a no service on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. A normal service will run over the rest of the festive period.

 

Denbighshire

 

Gwynedd

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Gwynedd Council.

 

Monmouthshire 

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Monmouthshire Council.

 

Pembrokshire

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Pembrokshire Council.

 

Powys

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Powys Council.

Please click here to see T4 Christmas Timetable

Please click here to see T6 Christmas Timetable

Please click here to see T12 Christmas Timetable

Please click here to see T14 Christmas Timetable

 

Rhondda Cynon Taf

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Rhondda Cynon Taf Council.

Last service timetables for 24th (Christmas Eve) and 31st (New Year’s Eve) and Limited Boxing Day service timetables.

 

 

Swansea

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Swansea Council.

Special timetables for First Cymru Boxing Day services.

 

Vale of Glamorgan

Please click here to see Christmas Travel arrangements for Vale of Glamorgan Council.

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