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Christmas and New Year Bus Services

Helping you make the most out of your megarider this Christmas

As a thank you to our customers, when you purchase any 7 day megarider on bus between the 22nd December and 2nd January, we will automatically add 3 additional days to its validity to reflect little or no service levels on Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Years Day.

This offer does not apply to pay monthly megarider Xtra/28 day/13 week/52 week tickets sold online, Lancaster Travelshop or other local ticket agents.

Please ensure that you check carefully the service level in your area over Christmas and New Year and purchase the most appropriate ticket for your journey.

 

Below is a summary of operations for services across Cumbria and North Lancashire from 24th December 2014 to 2nd January 2015.

Lancashire Bus Services over Christmas

Lancaster and Morecambe

24th December (Christmas Eve): A Normal Monday - Friday service will operate with all services finishing around 2000 hours. Last journeys are detailed below. Services not listed will have finished by 2000 in any case.

Service 2A Heysham, Combermere Road - Lancaster - University.

1844 Heysham, Combermere Road - Lancaster University.

1906 Heysham Towers - Lancaster Bus Station only.

1926 Heysham Towers - Lancaster Bus Station only.

1946 Heysham Towers - Morecambe Battery only.

1908 Lancaster University - Heysham Towers.

1928 Lancaster University - Torrisholme Square only.

1948 Lancaster University - Torrisholme Square only.

Service 3A Lancaster - Morecambe Battery

1905 Lancaster Bus Station - Morecambe Battery

1935 Morecambe Battery - Lancaster Bus Station

Service 5 Overton - Morecambe Battery

1840 Overton, Memorial Hall - Carnforth, Windermere Road

1940 Overton, Memorial Hall - Morecambe Battery only

1840 Carnforth, Windermere Road -  Overton, Memorial Hall

1940 Carnforth, Windermere Road - Morecambe Battery only

Service 6A Morecambe - Westgate - Lancaster

1905 Lancaster Bus Station - Morecambe Bus Station

1932 Morecambe Bus Station - Lancaster Bus Station

Service 7 Lancaster - Vale & Lancaster - Marsh Estate

1906 Lancaster Bus Station - Vale Estate - Lancaster Bus Station

1945 Lancaster Bus Station - Marsh Estate - Lancaster Bus Station

Service 10 Lancaster - Ridge Estate

1930 Lancaster Bus Station - Ridge Estate - Lancaster Bus Station

Service 40/41 Morecambe - Lancaster - Garstang - Preston

1800 Morecambe Bus Station - Preston Bus Station (40)

1820 Lancaster Bus Station - Preston Bus Station (40)

1930 Lancaster Bus Station - Galgate Crossroads only (40)

1900 Preston Bus Station - Lancaster Bus Station (40)

1930 Preston Bus Station - Lancaster Bus Station (40)

Service 42 Lancaster - Garstang - Blackpool

A full Stagecoach timetable will operate. Please check with Traveline for details of the Lancashire County Council operated evening journeys.

Service 51/55/555 Lancaster - The Kellets - Carnforth - Silverdale

1910 Lancaster Bus Station - Silverdale (51)

2006 Silverdale - Lancaster Bus Station (51)

1950 Lancaster Bus Station - Carnforth (55)

2015 Carnforth - Lancaster Bus Station (55)

1846 Carnforth New Street - Lancaster Bus Station (555)

1930 Lancaster Bus Station - Carnforth (then continuing to Kendal)

Service 81A/81B Lancaster - Kirkby Lonsdale

1815 Lancaster Bus Station - Kirkby Lonsdale, Booths (81B)

1915 Kirkby Lonsdale, Booths - Lancaster Bus Station (81A)

Services 80 and 81 will operate as normal.

Service 89 Knott End - Pilling - Glasson Dock - Lancaster

1725 Knott End - Lancaster

1825 Lancaster - Knott End

 

25th December (Christmas Day): No service will operate.

26th December (Boxing Day): A special timetable will operate on Service 2 and Service 40. Download Boxing Day timetables here All other services will not operate.

27th December: A Saturday service will operate.

28th December: A Sunday service will operate.

29th December: A Monday - Friday service will operate.

30th December: A Monday - Friday service will operate.

31st December (New Years Eve): A Normal Monday - Friday service will operate with all services finishing around 2000 hours. See Christmas Eve for last journeys on each service. Services not listed will have finished by 2000 in any case.

1st January (New Years Day): No service will operate.

2nd January: A normal Monday - Friday timetable will resume. Timetable return to normal from today.

Cumbria Bus Services

Carlisle

24th December (Christmas Eve): A Normal Monday - Friday service will operate with all services finishing around 1900 hours except Service 79 from Carlisle - Dumfries and Service 104 from Carlisle - Centre Parcs. Last journeys are detailed below. Services not listed will have finished by 1900 in any case.

Service 60/60A Sandsfield Park - Carlisle - Carleton Clinic

1810 60 Sandsfield Park - Carleton Clinic

1854 60A Sandsfield Park - West Tower Street

1817 60 Carleton Clinic - Sandsfield Park

1855 60A Carleton Clinic - English Street

Service 61/61A Harraby East - Carlisle - Morton Park/Morton West

1822 61A Harraby East - Morton West

1838 61 Harraby East - Morton Park

1908 61 Harraby East - English Street

1837 61 Morton Park - Harraby East

1854 61 Morton West - West Tower Street

1907 61 Morton Park - West Tower Street

Service 62/62A Lowry Hill - Carlisle - Morton Park

1805 62 Morton Park - Lowry Hill

1853 62 Morton Park - Devonshire Street

1758 62A Kingstown Asda - Morton Park

1827 62 Lowry Hill - Morton Park

1845 62 Lowry Hill - West Tower Street

Service 67/68 Belle Vue - Carlisle - Upperby

1837 67 Upperby - Belle Vue

1845 67 Upperby - The Courts

1907 68 Upperby - English Street

1837 68 Belle Vue - Upperby

1903 67 Belle Vue - West Tower Street

Service 76 Durranhill - Carlisle - St Anns Hill

1825 St Ann’s Hill - Durranhill

1855 St Ann’s Hill - West Tower Street

1820 Durranhill - St Ann’s Hill

1855 Durranhill - English Street

Service 685 Carlisle - Hexham

All return Carlisle to Hexham/Newcastle Stagecoach journeys will operate as normal. Please contact Arriva North East for operations of the later 1912 and 2012 journeys from Carlisle.

 

Thursday 25th December 2014 (Christmas Day): No service will operate.

Friday 26th December 2014 (Boxing Day): A special timetable will operate on Carlisle City services 60A, 61,61A, 62, 67, 68 and 76. Also a special service will operate on the 104 from Carlisle to Center Parcs. Download Boxing Day timetables here

Saturday 27th December 2014: A Saturday service will operate.

Sunday 28th December 2014: A Sunday service will operate.

Monday 29th December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate.

Tuesday 30th December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate.

Wednesday 31st December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate with all services finishing around 1900 hours. See Christmas Eve for last journey on each service.

Thursday 1st January 2015: No service will operate.

Friday 2nd January 2015: A Monday to Friday service resumes. Timetables return to normal from today.

 

Barrow

24th December (Christmas Eve): A Normal Monday - Friday service will operate with all services finishing around 1900 hours. Last journeys are detailed below. Services not listed will have finished by 1900 in any case.

Service 1 Bigger Bank - Furness Hospital

1845 Bigger Bank - Furness Hospital

1915 Bigger Bank - Town Centre

1845 Furness Hospital - Bigger Bank

1915 Furness Hospital - Town Centre

Service 3 Ormsgill - Newbarns

1900 Ormsgill - Newbarns

1928 Newbarns - Ormsgill

Service 6/X6 Barrow - Kendal

1710 X6 Barrow - Kendal

1840 6 Barrow - Ulverston

1900 X6 Kendal - Barrow

1923 6 Ulverston - Barrow

 

Thursday 25th December 2014 (Christmas Day): No service will operate.

Friday 26th December 2014 (Boxing Day): No service will operate.

Saturday 27th December 2014: A Saturday service will operate.

Sunday 28th December 2014: A Sunday service will operate.

Monday 29th December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate.

Tuesday 30th December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate.

Wednesday 31st December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate with all services finishing around 1900 hours. See Christmas Eve for last journey on each service.

Thursday 1st January 2015: No service will operate.

Friday 2nd January 2015: A Monday to Friday service resumes. Timetables return to normal from today.

 

Kendal and the Lakes

24th December (Christmas Eve): A Normal Monday - Friday service will operate BUT there will be some journeys on Service 555 after 1900 hours that will not operate.

Service 555

1900 Kendal - Lancaster

2030 Lancaster - Kendal

Thursday 25th December 2014 (Christmas Day):No service will operate.

Friday 26th December 2014 (Boxing Day): Service 599 operates a Sunday service. Download Boxing Day timetables here. No other service will operate.

Saturday 27th December 2014: A Saturday service will operate.

Sunday 28th December 2014: A Sunday service will operate.

Monday 29th December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate.

Tuesday 30th December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate.

Wednesday 31st December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate but the following journeys on Service 555 will not operate.

Service 555

1900 Kendal • Lancaster

2030 Lancaster • Kendal

Thursday 1st January 2015: Service 599 operates a Sunday service.  Download New Years day timetables here. No other service will operate.

Friday 2nd January 2015: A Monday to Friday service resumes. Timetables return to normal from today.

 

West Cumbria

24th December (Christmas Eve): A Normal Monday - Friday service will operate with all services finishing around 1900 hours. Last journeys are detailed below. Services not listed will have finished by 1900 in any case.

Service 22 Morseby Parks - Egremont

1735 Moresby Parks - Egremont

1836 Egremont - Whitehaven

Service 31/31A Maryport - Thornhill or Frizington

1820 Maryport - Whitehaven

1935 Maryport - Workington

1925 Thornhill - Whitehaven

Service 47 Workington - Seaton

1805 Workington - Seaton

1817 Seaton - Workington

Service 50 Workington - Moorclose

1815 Workington - Moorclose

1827 Moorclose - Workington

Service 300/301 Carlisle - Whitehaven

1705 300 Whitehaven - Carlisle

1910 301 Carlisle - Whitehaven

Service X4/X5 Workington - Penrith

1615 X4 Workington - Penrith

1715 X5 Workington - Keswick

1720 X4 Keswick - Penrith

1745 X5 Workington - Cockermouth via Bridgefoot

1815 X5 Workington - Keswick

1815 X4 Penrith - Workington

1910 X4 Keswick - Workington

 

Thursday 25th December 2014 (Christmas Day): No service will operate.

Friday 26th December 2014 (Boxing Day) No service will operate.

Saturday 27th December 2014: A Saturday service will operate.

Sunday 28th December 2014: A Sunday service will operate.

Monday 29th December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate.

Tuesday 30th December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate.

Wednesday 31st December 2014: A Monday to Friday service will operate with all services finishing around 1900 hours. See Christmas Eve for last journey on each service.

Thursday 1st January 2015: No service will operate.

Friday 2nd January 2015: A Monday to Friday resumes. Timetables return to normal from today.