Stagecoach Manchester - ‘Tis the season to check our bus times
We’re changing our bus times between 23 December 2013 and 3 January 2014.
We know it can be a little frustrating when things shift around, so we thought we’d keep you in the loop. After all, we wouldn’t want you to miss out on any of the fun! A summary of the service levels is listed below.
From everyone at Stagecoach, have a safe and happy Christmas and New Year!
Monday to Friday Holiday Service
On 23, 24, 30 and 31 December 2013, 2 and 3 January 2014, Monday to Friday holiday timetables will operate. This means that normal timetables will apply; However some peak period journeys will be speeded up (similar to the Summer Holiday timetables) to reflect road conditions on these days.
24 and 31 December 2013 - Last bus
On Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve our normal bus services will finish between 19:00 and 20:00 hrs.
For details of last buses click here.
25 December 2013 - 43 Special Airport Service
Service 43 will operate as follows:
Leaving Piccadilly at 0805 and every hour to 1905 to Airport
Leaving Manchester Airport at 0910 and every hour to 2010 to Piccadilly
26 December 2013 - Boxing Day
Special timetables will operate on main routes
22, 23, 23A, 42, 43, 50, 76, 85, 86, 101, 109, 112, 192, 201, 203, 204, 216, 219, 250, 255, 256, 330 and X50.
For details of Boxing Day buses click here.
31 December 2013 - New Year's Eve Special Late Night Services
New Year’s Eve late night services will operate on the following key routes similar to last year, running between 19:00 and 04:00 hrs.
43, 86, 142, 143, 192, 201, 203, 216, 219 and 256.
For details of special New Year's Eve services please click here.
Special fares apply - See below.
1 January 2014 - Happy New Year!
Special timetables will operate on selected routes:
42, 43, 50, 86, 101, 192, 201, 203, 216, 219 and 250
For details of services please click here.
Fares Information for New Year's Eve
Special fares will apply between 20:00 hrs on 31 December and 04:00 hrs on 1 January 2014. At all other times normal adult single fares will be charged.
After 20:00 hrs on New Year’s Eve, the only Adult fares available to purchase on the bus* will be:
The good news is that if you already have a valid Stagecoach Adult ticket you can travel throughout the night on these services at no extra cost!
The following tickets are valid on all New Year’s Eve Services
Megariders – 7 day, 28 day, Xtra, Annual
Adult System One travelcard – 7 day, 28 day, Annual
Young Person System One travelcard – 7 day, 28 day, Annual
National Free Travel Pass
Restrictions Apply to the following tickets
|Ticket||New Year's Eve|
Daytime until 20:00hrs
|New Year's Eve|
20:00hrs to midnight
|New Year's Eve |
midnight until 04:00hrs
|Adult Single||Valid||On bus fare £3||On bus fare £3|
|New Year's Eve Dayrider||Not Valid||On bus fare £5||On bus fare £5|
|Concessionary Travel for|
children holding an igo card
|Valid||Valid||On bus fare £3|
Plus one Dayrider
|System One daysavers||Valid||Valid||NOT VALID|
|System One Junior Bus Savers||Valid||Valid||NOT VALID|