Plan your bus journey

You can find out which bus you need to catch, where to catch it from and what time it leaves using the journey planner on the Traveline South West website.

Plan a journey

You can also find a bus timetable using the timetable search.

Find a timetable

To find a timetable you need to know at least one of the following:

  • bus service number
  • company that runs the service
  • name of town, bus stop, postcode or address
     

 Plymouth Bus Network Map [PDF, 332KB]

 Royal Parade bus stops [PDF, 78KB]

 Plymouth bus services [PDF, 152KB]

 Derriford public transport information [PDF, 82KB]

 

Plymouth Citybus have recently introduced contactless payment on their buses. They have produced a short, informative video to explain the multiple ways that passengers can now pay. The link to the animation is below:

 Plymouth Citybus - Contactless Payment (Youtube video 33s)

Christmas is coming 

Are you thinking of coming in to town to do your Christmas shopping on a Sunday so you can have a day out with the family or friends?

Why not take the bus from either the George or Milehouse park and ride sites?

Stagecoach will once again be operating Park and Ride services from both the George and Milehouse in the run up to Christmas.

Details of the services can be found on the George and Milehouse Park and Ride pages.

Christmas services on Plymouth Citybus

Plymouth Citybus services will operate as follows over the Christmas and New Year period, with services finishing early at around 8pm on both Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve:

Monday 24th December: Monday to Friday School Holidays, services ending from 20:00

Tuesday 25th December: No service

Wednesday 26th December: No service

Thursday 27th December: Monday to Friday School Holidays timetable

Friday 28th December: Monday to Friday School Holidays timetable

Saturday 29th December: Saturday Service

Sunday 30th December: Sunday Service

Monday 31st December: Monday to Friday School Holidays timetable, services ending from 20:00

Tuesday 1st January: No Service

Wednesday 2nd January: Monday to Friday School Holidays timetable

The Travel Centre on Royal Parade will be open as follows:

Monday 24th December: 10:00 - 16:00

Tuesday 25th December: CLOSED

Wednesday 26th December: CLOSED

Thursday 27th December: 08:00 - 18:00

Friday 28th December: 08:00 - 18:00

Saturday 29th December: 08:00 - 18:00

Sunday 30th December: 10:00 - 16:00

Monday 31st December: 08:00 - 18:00

Tuesday 1st January: CLOSED

Wednesday 2nd January: 08:00 - 18:00

Further details are available on the Plymouth Citybus website.

Christmas services on Stagecoach

Stagecoach will operate the following service between Christmas Eve and Friday 4 January 2019:

Christmas Eve, 24 December: A Saturday service will operate on all routes excluding services 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 31, 32 and 52 which will operate a normal week day service. Last buses will run at approximately 8pm.

Christmas Day, 25 December: No services

Boxing Day, 26 December: There will be a special timetable in operation on routes 1 and 2 / 2A as follows:

  • Service 1
    • Tavistock to Royal Parade - hourly from 0900 to 1700
    • Royal Parade to Tavistock - hourly from 1000 to 1800
  • Service 2 / 2A
    • Latchbrook / Saltash to Sherford / Mount Batten
 

2

2A

2

And then at these times each hour

2A

2

Until

2A

2

2A

Latchbrook

-

-

0905

-

05

-

1705

-

Saltash St Stephens Road

-

0833

-

33

-

1633

-

1733

Saltash Fore Street

 

0848

0918

48

18

1648

1718

1748

Royal Parade (depart)

0845

0915

0945

15

45

1715

1745

1810*

Sherford Vale

-

0945

-

45

-

1745

-

-

Mount Batten Pier

0915

-

1015

-

15

-

1815

-

* The 1733 service from Saltash St Stephens Road terminates on Royal Parade at 1810

  • Mount Batten / Sherford to Saltash / Latchbrook
 

2

2A

2

2A

2

And then at these times each hour

2A

2

Until

2A

2

2A

2

Mount Batten Pier

-

-

-

-

0930

-

30

-

1630

-

1730

Sherford Vale

-

-

-

0900

-

00

-

1600

-

1700

-

Royal Parade (depart)

-

0835

0905

0935

1005

35

05

1635

1705

1730

1800*

Saltash Fore Street

0826

0856

0926

0956

1026

56

26

1656

1726

1756

-

Saltash St Stephens Road

0832

-

0932

-

1032

-

32

-

1732

-

-

Latchbrook

-

0905

-

1005

-

05

-

1705

-

1805

-

* The 1730 service from Mount Batten Pier terminates on Royal Parade at 1810

No other Stagecoach will operate within the city on Boxing Day.
 

Thursday 27 December: A Saturday service will operate on all routes excluding services 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 31, 32 and 52 which will operate a normal weekday service.

Friday 28 December: A Saturday service will operate on all routes excluding services 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 31, 32 and 52 which will operate a normal weekday service.

Saturday 29 December: A normal Saturday service will operate.

Sunday 30 December: A normal Sunday service will operate.

New Year's Eve, 31 December: A Saturday service will operate on all routes excluding services 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 31, 32 and 52 which will operate a normal weekday service. Last buses will run at approximately 8pm.

New Year's Day, 1 January 2019: No services will operate.

Wednesday 2 January: A normal school holiday weekday service will operate on all routes.

Thursday 3 January: A normal school holiday weekday service will operate on all routes.

Friday 4 January: A normal school holiday weekday service will operate on all routes.

 

Stagecoach South West Falcon will operate as follows:

Christmas Eve, 24 December: A Saturday service will operate with the last Coaches as follows:

  • Plymouth to Bristol - 1720
  • Plymouth to Exeter and Taunton - 1900
  • Exeter (Honiton Road) to Bristol - 1831
  • Exeter (Honiton Road) to Taunton - 2011
  • Taunton to Bristol - 1910
  • Bristol to Plymouth - 2130
  • Bristol Airport to Plymouth - 2205
  • Taunton to Plymouth - 2258
  • Exeter (Honiton Road) to Plymouth - 2337

Christmas Day, 25 December: No services

Boxing Day, 26 December: Services will operate at the following times:

  • From Plymouth to Bristol at 0800, 1000, 1200, 1400, 1600
  • From Bristol to Plymouth at 1230, 1430, 1645, 1830, 2100

Thursday 27 December: A Saturday service will operate with first coaches as follows:

  • From Plymouth at 0115
  • From Bristol at 0530

Friday 28 December: A Saturday service will operate.

Saturday 29 December: A Saturday service will operate.

Sunday 30 December: A Sunday service will operate.

New Year's Eve, 31 December: A Saturday service will operate.

New Year's Day, 1 January 2019: Services will run at the following times:

  • From Plymouth at 0115, 0800, 1000, 1200, 1400, 1600
  • From Bristol at 0130, 0330, 0530, 1230, 1430, 1645, 1830, 2100

Wednesday 2 January: A normal weekday service will operate with the first departures at the following times:

  • From Plymouth at 0115
  • From Bristol at 0530

Further details can be found on the Stagecoach South West website.