Stagecoach South West today confirmed that it will be running Boxing Day buses across Devon.
- Buses will run on key routes in Exeter, North Devon, Plymouth and Torbay
- C to Sandy Park also running for Chiefs v Sale Sharks
- Special timetables will be in operation across holiday period
- Visit www.stagecoachbus.com for full details
For this first time this will also include buses for North Devon and for Plymouth, building on the success of the Boxing Day services introduced in previous years in Exeter and Torbay.
Special timetables will operate on key routes in the Exeter area (A Thornpark Rise – Alphington, 5 Exeter – Crediton and 57 Exeter – Exmouth), North Devon (21 between Barnstaple, Bideford and Westward Ho!), Plymouth (1 Plymouth - Tavistock and 2/2A Saltash – Mount Batten) and Torbay (12 Brixham – Paignton – Torquay – Newton Abbot). In addition, the C service to Sandy Park will be running for the Exeter Chiefs home game against Sale Sharks.
Bob Dennison, Managing Director of Stagecoach South West, said: “I am delighted to provide these Boxing Day services for our passengers across Devon, encouraging people to use public transport over the festive period and to make towns and cities more accessible for people during the holidays.”
Stagecoach will be operating special timetables right across the holiday period, with services finishing early on both Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. There will be no buses operating on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. For full details on Boxing Day buses and all other holiday services customers can pick up a holiday leaflet from usual outlets or plan their journeys and download all holiday service information, including Boxing Day timetables, from www.stagecoachbus.com.