Service disruption and stop closures
These are updated Monday to Friday only and are subject to change so please check these pages before you travel.
If your bus service isn't listed and you think it is disrupted, contact your bus company.
For home to school services, visit the school bus problems page.
Changes to bus services due to COVID-19
In order to keep bus services operating during the ongoing pandemic with reduced staff and passengers numbers, bus companies are making significant changes to their timetables. You can see if your service is affected on the bus timetables pages
Please see the latest government guidance for travelling safely on public transport during the current crisis. Please note that it is now mandatory to wear a face covering on all bus and train journeys.
From Friday 24 July, it will also be mandatory to wear a face covering in Transport Hubs such as the bus stations in Aylesbury and High Wycombe. Please make sure you take one with you when travelling.
Aylesbury Bus Station
To help with social distancing all buses that usually come into Aylesbury Bus Station will drop passengers off at a temporary stop on Great Western Street. Departures will continue from the normal bay, however, you may wish to use an alternative stop outside the bus station, please see options listed below.
Stops G1 and G2 on Great Western Street are currently suspended and services which normally run from these will depart from outside The Gym, at the junction of Great Western Street and Walton Street instead.
Please consider using one of the following town centre stops for your journey:
• Exchange Street
• High Street
• New Street
• White Hill/Oxford Road (alighting only)
• Friarage Road
• Railway Station
• Walton Street
These measures are due to the bus station's layout of an enclosed waiting room and restricted boarding areas. Please see our Where to board your bus poster to see which stops your bus serves.
Monday 10 to Sunday 16 August 2020
Whielden Street/Whielden Lane, Amersham, Monday 18 May to Monday 31 August. Due to a road closure buses will need to divert via the A413 and Gore Hill and will not serve stops on The Broadway, Whielden Street or the Hospital stops on Whielden Lane. For passengers needing to travel to Amersham Hospital a shuttle bus will operate between Gore Hill and the Hospital meeting 1/1A journeys. Please see the Amersham Hospital shuttle timetable for details.
Ivy Lane, Great Brickhill, Monday 6 July to Friday 25 September. Due to urgent bridge repairs this road will be closed during this period. From Leighton Buzzard, bus route 162 will divert via Stoke Hammond, the A4146 and Galley Lane, entering Great Brickhill from the north, serving stops on Rotten Row and Pound Hill and then turning up Lower Road to resume the journey to Bletchley (and vice versa towards Leighton Buzzard). The 'Three Locks' stops will not be served during this time.
Buckingham Road, Bletchley, Monday 6 July to Monday 7 December. Due to East-West Rail works by the bridge this road will be closed during this period and Z&S Transport route 50 will divert. From Buckingham Road, the buses will travel via Sherwood Drive, Whalley Drive, Rickley Lane, Whaddon Way, Watling Street and Standing Way to rejoin the normal route at Saxon Street (and vice versa). As such this service will not serve Bletchley Bus Station, passengers for here are advised to alight at the 'Railway Station' stops on Sherwood Drive and follow the signs to the bus station.
Jason's Hill, Chesham, Friday 17 July to Monday 14 September. Due to Affinity Water works this road will be closed during this period. Bus routes 71 and 73 will need to divert via Botley Road, Lye Green Road and Rushmere Lane. The stop on Jason's Hill will not be served and this will add additional journey time to the route..
Little Horwood Road, Winslow, Monday 20 July to Wednesday 26 August. Due to East-West Rail works this road will be closed during this period. Due to this and other up and coming works over the next few months Z&S Transport bus route 50 will operate a revised temporary timetable. In Winslow and The Horwoods this will enable the route to serve all stops, but in a slightly different order.
Churchill Avenue, Aylesbury, Wednesday 22 July to Friday 4 September. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire works buses travelling from the town centre will not be able to turn left from the Oxford Road onto Churchill Avenue. Buses from the town centre will divert as follows (please note most journeys towards town will be unaffected):
- Arriva bus route 9 and the evening Star Travel route 5 services will divert via Ellen Road, Alham Road, Lavric Road and Russell Avenue. As such they will miss the 'Priory' and 'Chalgrove Walk' stops and passengers are advised to use the 'Hampden Gardens' stop or the 'Churchill Avenue' stop on the Oxford Road.
- Red Rose Travel service 10 will divert via Ellen Road and travel direct to Anton Way and Orwell Drive in Hawkslade before returning to the town centre via the normal route. Passengers for Hannon Road and Churchill Avenue are advised to remain on the bus until after Hawkslade has been served.
- Redline service 11 will divert via Ellen Road and will serve Lavric Road in the opposite direction from normal and travel up Churchill Avenue before resuming normal route at Taylor Road. As such this route will not serve the stops on Hannon Road, Church Square or the 'Cornbrook Road' and 'Welland Road' stops on Ellen Road.
Maxwell Road, Beaconsfield, Monday 27 July to Friday 28 August, 8am to 4pm. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire works this road will be closed during this period buses will divert as follows:
- Routes 102 and 104 will divert via London Road and will not serve Aylesbury End, Station Road, Maxwell Road or Amersham Road. For these services passengers will need to use the stops on Wycombe End, London End and London Road instead.
- Routes 103/X103 and 580 after serving the 'Candlemas Lane' stops on Station Road these buses will continue up Station Road and Penn Road, before diverting via Ledborough Lane then resuming normal route. Buses will not serve Maxwell Road or Amersham Road stops.
- Routes 377 and 581 will serve Station Road and Aylesbury End as usual before turning back round at the Saracens Head. Buses will not serve Maxwell Road or Amersham Road stops.
Fulmer Road, Gerrards Cross, Monday 10 to Friday 28 August. Due to utility works in the vicinity this road will be closed during this period. Bus route 104 will divert via Windsor Road and Fulmer Drive and will not serve the stops on the Oxford Road or the 'Gaviots Green', 'St Huberts' or 'Fulmer Drive' stops on Fulmer Road.
Plomer Hill, High Wycombe, Tuesday 11 to Monday 17 August. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire works this road will be closed and bus route 30 will need to divert. From the Pastures the buses will take the turn up Tinkers Wood Lane and serve the loop in reverse as far as High Street. Then they will divert via Plomer Green Lane and left onto Littleworth Road, resuming the normal route back to High Wycombe. As such stops on Plomer Green Avenue and Gray's Lane will be missed.
Marlow Road, High Wycombe, Thursday 13 to Thursday 20 August. Due to emergency Cadent Gas repairs part of this road will be closed during this period. Buses will divert via Cressex Road and John Hall Way and will not serve the stop between Cressex Road and Handy Cross roundabout.
Twyford to Marsh Gibbon Road, Poundon, Friday 14 to Friday 28 August. Due to East-West Rail works this road will be closed during this period. Routes 16 and 18 will run as normal to 'The Crown' stops in Twyford then turn back round and travel to Marsh Gibbon via Main Street Calvert. As the 'Manor House' stops in Twyford and the two stops in Poundon will not be served during this period.
Chartridge Lane, Monday 17 to Friday 28 August. Due to Borras Construction Ltd works part of this road will be closed and buses will divert via Berkeley Avenue. As such the stop opposite Berkeley Avenue and the two stops near Groves Way will not be served on these days. The nearest alternative stops are 'The Warren' stops on Chartridge Lane or the stops on Berkeley Avenue.
West Wycombe Road, High Wycombe, Monday 17 to Thursday 27 August, 6pm to 6am. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire works this road will be closed on these nights between The Pastures and Bellfield Road. Evening buses will divert via Desborough Road and Desborough Avenue and will not serve the 'Riverside' or 'Brook Street' stops.
Dashwood Avenue, High Wycombe, Wednesday 19 to Monday 24 August. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire works this road will be closed between Desborough Park Road and Mill End Road. Bus routes 32 and 48 will divert via the A40 West Wycombe Road and Mill End Road and will not serve stops along Dashwood Avenue.
Bus Stop Suspensions
Britwell Road, Burnham, Monday 10 to Friday 21 August. Due to construction works in the vicinity the two 'Fairfield Road' stops will be suspended during this period. Passengers are advised to use the stops on Gore Road instead.
Little Marlow Road, Marlow, Tuesday 11 to Thursday 13 August. Due to works in the vicinity both stops nearest the junction with Wiltshire Road will be suspended on these days. Passengers are advised to use either the stops on Wiltshire Road or the 'Bobmore Lane' stops instead.
A41, Aston Clinton Road, Aylesbury, Wednesday 12 and Thursday 13 August. Due to works in the vicinity the two 'Aston Clinton Road' stops nearest the bypass roundabout will be suspended on these days. Passengers are advised to use the 'Peugeot Garage' stops instead.
Ballinger Road, Ballinger, Thursday 13 and Friday 14 August. Due to HS2 works the two 'Blackthorne Lane' stops will be suspended on these days. Passengers are advised to use the 'Chiltern Road' stops, further along Ballinger Road, instead.
Totteridge Road, High Wycombe, Friday 14 to Thursday 20 August. Due to electric works in the vicinity the 'Bowerdean Crossroads' stop for journeys towards the town centre, will be suspended on these days. Passengers are advised to use the 'Lucas Road' stop, further along Totteridge Road, instead.
Mandeville Road/Churchill Avenue, Aylesbury, Saturday 15 August, 8.30am to 11.30am. Due to works on behalf of Thames Water the two 'Rutherford Road' stops on Churchill Avenue and the two 'Stadium Approach' stops on Mandeville Road will be suspended at these times. Passengers are advised to use the 'Harvey Road' stops on Mandeville Road or the 'Mandeville School' stops on Churchill Avenue instead.
Marston Hill, Oving, Monday 17 to Thursday 20 August. Due to works on behalf of UKPN the 'Marston Hill' stop for journeys towards Aylesbury will be suspended during these days. Passengers are advised to use the 'Bowling Alley' stop instead.
A41, Westcott, Monday 17 August to Friday 11 September. Due to works on the roundabout the two 'Westcott Turn' stops will be suspended during this period. For children from the village who would normally use these bus stops to travel to school during term times alternative transport will be provided. If you have children who need to use this facility please contact Paul Roberts at Paul.Roberts@buckinghamshire.gov.uk for details.
Beaconsfield Road, Farnham Royal, Tuesday 18 to Monday 24 August. Due to Cadent Gas works the two 'Farnham Pump' stops will be suspended during these days. Passengers are advised to use the 'Fairfield Lane' stops, located on Beaconsfield Road, instead.
Aylesbury Road, Wendover, Tuesday 18 August to Sunday 25 October. Due to works on behalf of UKPN the 'Village Gate' stop for journeys towards Aylesbury, will be suspended during this period. The nearest alternatives is the 'Nursing home' stop on Worlds End Lane or the 'Castle Park Farm' stop on Aylesbury Road.
Chesham Road/Amersham Road, Amersham, Wednesday 19 August, 12 noon to 2pm. Due to works on behalf of Thames Water the two 'Copperkins Road' stops will be suspended during these times. Passengers are advised to use the stops by the junction of North Road instead.