Christmas 2021

It's nearly Christmas! We know that you all want to know what our services will be doing over the Festive period as you visit family and friends and enjoy the delights of shopping, socialising and over-indulging!

We have now finalised our Christmas timetables for each route and the detailed information is below. You can also see a summary of what the service level is during the holidays.

The summary by day below shows what the rough service level will be on each day throughout the whole Christmas period. The route-by-route information shows exactly what your service is doing and contains timetables from days which are non-standard!

summary by day

The information below shows a brief summary of what is happening on our buses - in general. The full information route-by-route is at the bottom of the page.

For Newbury & District service over Christmas, click here.

For Green Line service over Christmas, click here

Christmas Eve (Fri 24 Dec)

Generally, most buses are on normal service with an early finish around 7/8pm. This is except emerald 5 and 6, purple 17, claret 21 and yellow 26 which have extra buses until around 11pm.

Christmas Day (Sat 25 Dec)

No buses - all our employees will be having a well earned rest!

Boxing Day (Sun 26 Dec)

Most services will have a special service based on their public holiday times. Buses will run from around 9am until around 6pm.

Mon 27 Dec

Most services will run to their Sunday timetables. 

Tues 28 Dec

Most services will be on their public holiday timetables.  

Weds 29/Thurs 30/Fri 31 Dec

Most services will run to their Saturday timetables.  

Sat 1 Jan 2022

Most services will be on their public holiday timetables. 

Sun 2 Jan 

Buses will be using their Sunday timetables.

Mon 3 Jan

As this is the public holiday as New Year's Day lands on a weekend, buses will run to their public holiday timetables.

your route-by-route guides

Click on your route below to find the day-by-day guide plus last buses on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day timetables (plus New Year's Eve timetable for purple 17).

route timetable
jet black click here for Christmas times
lime 2/2a click here for Christmas times
leopard 3 click here for Christmas times
lion 4/X4 click here for Christmas times
emerald 5 click here for Christmas times
emerald 6/6a click here for Christmas times
tiger 7 click here for Christmas times
leopard 8/9 click here for Christmas times
ruby 10 click here for Christmas times
bronze 11 click here for Christmas times
orange 13/14 click here for Christmas times
sky blue 15 click here for Christmas times
sky blue 16 click here for Christmas times
purple 17 click here for Christmas times
little oranges 19a/b/c click here for Christmas times
claret 21 click here for Christmas times
pink 22 click here for Christmas times
berry 23/24 click here for Christmas times
pink 25 click here for Christmas times
yellow 26 click here for Christmas times
little berries 27/29 click here for Christmas times
royal blue 33 click here for Christmas times
buzz 42 click here for Christmas times
greenwave 50 click here for Christmas times
Winnersh Triangle p&r click here for Christmas times
Mereoak p&r click here for Christmas times