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We want to reassure you that, we’re still running our revised services and we are continuing to take our lead from the latest government guidelines. For those with an essential need to travel, there are some things we can all do to help keep everyone safe, including practising social distancing by sitting on your own wherever possible, using contactless payment if you can and taking your newspaper home with you. Please check service updates for up to date information or see our Coronavirus page

Service changes

Government Coronavirus Measures - Changes to Bus Services

Revised timetables in operation

Following the government and public health advice to stay at home and only travel if your journey is essential, temporary changes to bus services in Greater Manchester have been introduced. 


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Monday to Saturday Services

Sunday Services from 5 April

Additional information

Service 143 (West Didsbury to Piccadilly Gardens)  and service 147 (West Didsbury to Piccadilly Rail Station) withdrawn.
Magic bus 7 day tickets will be valid on services 42, 42A, 42B, 43 and 142. For alternative travel along sections of the routes please see services 15, 42, 42A, 42B, 43, 111 and 142

Night buses
Friday night/Saturday morning and Saturday night/Sunday morning. night journeys on services  86, 142, 192, 201, 203, 216 and 219  will not run.
Buses continue to run throughout the night on service 43.

Page last  updated: 11:45hrs 4 April 2020