Stagecoach Gold X24 in South Wales - luxury at no extra cost

Stagecoach Gold X24 is a luxury service at no extra cost. It connects Blaenavon, Varteg Hill and Pontypool to Cwmbran and Newport. You’ll be able to use any Stagecoach bus ticket to travel in style. 

Our blue and gold buses have luxurious leather-style seats, extra legroom, friendly and welcoming drivers, free USB charging and free Wi-Fi

Why you’ll love Stagecoach Gold X24

From listening to your feedback, we’ve created a Customer Service Promise.

You’ll find that Stagecoach Gold is:

  • punctual – 95% of journeys run no more than five minutes late or one minute early

  • comfortable – high back leather-style seats, extra legroom and soft furnishings

  • friendly – specially trained, uniformed drivers

  • connected – free Wi-Fi and USB charging

  • greener -  Euro 5 engines help cut exhaust gas emissions

If you want to tell us why you love Stagecoach Gold, use our feedback form.


Which bus to catch

Stagecoach Gold connects Blaenavon to Cwmbran and Newport  up to every ten minutes from Monday to Saturday and every hour on Sundays. 

Services depart as early as 06:10 from Blaenavon and leaves as late as 22:32 from Newport. 

Download our Gold timetable 

Find out about our Stagecoach Gold service in other areas 

Places to go

Blaenavon - The Big Pit museum 

Cwmbran - Cwmbran shopping offers a variety of shops and cafes to enjoy. If shopping isn't your thing there's a VUE cinema to enjoy nearby 

Cwmbran Boating Lake

Newport - Visit Friar's walk for some major retail therapy which includes a range of high street shops, eateries, a cinema, a bowling alley and a soft play area


What are you waiting for? Hop on the X24 gold, sit back and relax and we'll take you there


Tickets you can use

You can travel between Blaenavon, Varteg Hill, Pontypool and Cwmbran with a Torfaen  megarider  plus ticket. This ticket allows you unlimited travel in the area.

If you’re travelling between Blaenavon, Varteg Hill, Pontypool and Newport, you can buy a Cwmbran and Newport  megarider  plus on your smart card for only £16.61* a week

Buy your tickets online at 


You can now buy day and weekly tickets on your mobile with the Stagecoach APP, download now and say goodbye to paper tickets