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South Christmas and New Year Bus Timetables

We've summarised our timetables over the Christmas and New Year period to help you plan your travel over the festive season. 

Click on your location below to see details of the bus services this festive season:

Andover 

Basingstoke

Blackwater Valley    (Aldershot, Farnborough, Farnham & Camberley)

Chichester    & Bognor Regis

Guildford    & Haslemere

Guildford P&R

Portsmouth, Havant & Waterlooville

Winchester

Worthing, Brighton & Littlehampton

 

>>>For Customer Service opening hours during the festive period, please see the Customer Services Opening Hours, further down the page>>>

FAQs

Andover

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Date Service levels
Sunday 20th December Normal Sunday service
Monday 21st December Saturday service (Weekday service on Service 5, 7, 7a, 66, 67)
Tuesday 22nd December  Saturday service (Weekday service on Service 5, 7, 7a, 66, 67, C5, C6,  and C8)
Wednesday 23rd December  Saturday service (Weekday service on Service 5, 7, 7a, 66, 67)
Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve) Saturday service (Weekday service on Service 5, 7, 7a, 66, 67, C5, C6 and C8); early finish by approx 2100
Friday 25th December (Christmas Day) No service
Saturday 26th December Sunday service    
Sunday 27th December Normal Sunday service
Monday 28th December Sunday service
Tuesday 29th December  Reduced Saturday service except services 15, 17 & 87 will run normal Saturday times. (Weekday service on Service 66, 67, C5, C6 and C8). Service 76 will run hourly between Andover and Basingstoke. Service 85 will not run.
Wednesday 30th December   Reduced Saturday service except services 15, 17 & 87 will run normal Saturday times. (Weekday service on Service 66, 67). Service 76 will run hourly between Andover and Basingstoke. Service 85 will not run.
Thursday 31st December Reduced Saturday service except services 15, 17 & 87 will run normal Saturday times. (Weekday service on Service 66, 67, C5, C6 and C8). Service 76 will run hourly between Andover and Basingstoke. Service 85 will not run.
Friday 1st January 2021 No service.
Saturday 2nd January 2021 Reduced Saturday service except services 15, 17 & 87 will run normal Saturday times. 
Sunday 3rd January 2021 Normal Sunday service.
Monday 4th January 2021 Normal school day service resumes.
Last Bus Information

The last Activ8 will be 21:05 departing from Salisbury and 20:05 departing from Andover

All Salisbury Reds Activ8 journeys will run as normal.

The last route 1 will depart at 20:35

The last P20 will be the 21:10

The last 76 will depart from Andover at 19:50 and from Basingstoke at 20:50

 

Basingstoke

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Date

Service level

Sunday 20th December

Normal Sunday service

Monday 21st December

Saturday service (weekday service on 16, special service on Alton 9 and Whitehill - Haslemere 13)  

Tuesday 22nd December 

Saturday service   (weekday service on 22, special service on Alton 9 and Whitehill - Haslemere 13 

Wednesday 23rd December

Saturday service   (weekday service on 16, special service on Alton 9 and Whitehill - Haslemere 13)

Thursday 24th December 

(Christmas Eve)

Saturday service   (weekday service on 22, special service on  Alton 9 and Whitehill - Haslemere 13); early finish by approx 2100.

Friday 25th December

(Christmas Day)

No service

Saturday 26th December

(Boxing Day)

Sunday service

Sunday 27th December

Normal Sunday service

Monday 28th December

Sunday service

Tuesday 29th December 

Saturday service   (weekday service on 22, special service on    Alton 9 and Whitehill - Haslemere 13).  Service 76 will run hourly between Andover and Basingstoke.

Wednesday 30th December

Saturday service   (weekday service on 16, special service on  Alton 9  and Whitehill - Haslemere 13) .  Service 76 will run hourly between Andover and Basingstoke.

Thursday 31st December (New Years Eve)

Saturday service   (weekday service on 22, special service on  Alton 9 and Whitehill - Haslemere 13); Service 76 will run hourly between Andover and Basingstoke. Early finish by approx 2100. 

Friday 1st January 2021 (New Years Day)

No service

Saturday 2nd January 2021

Normal Saturday service. Service 76 will run hourly between Andover and Basingstoke.

Sunday 3rd January 2021

Normal Sunday service

Monday 4th January 2021

Normal school day service resumes

Don't miss the last bus!

Check below for last bus information on 24th and 31st December.

The last Route 1 will depart at 20:30

The last Route 2 will depart at 20:30 from Basingstoke and 20:58 from Baughurst

The last Route 3 will depart at 20:55

The last Route 5 will depart at 20:45

The last Route 6 will be the 20:40 going from the Town Centre to Winklebury which will return to the bus station, and the 20:40 from Town Centre to East Popley returning to the bus station

The last Route 7 will be departing at 20:05

The last Route 8 will be departing at 20:40

The last Route 11 will be leaving at 20:20

 

Blackwater Valley (Aldershot, Farnborough, Farnham & Camberley) 

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Date

Service level

Sunday 20th December

Normal Sunday service

Monday 21st December

Saturday service plus weekday    service on routes 9, 41, 503 & Watchmoor Park Sainsbury's

Tuesday 22nd December

Saturday service  plus weekday service on routes 9,  520, 523,   538 & Watchmoor Park Sainsbury's. 

Wednesday 23rd December 

Saturday service plus weekday    service on routes 9, 503, 520 & Watchmoor Park Sainsbury's

Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

Saturday service plus weekday    service on routes 9, 41, 523 & Watchmoor Park Sainsbury's. Early finish by approx 2100

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

No service

Saturday 26th December (Boxing Day)

Sunday service

Sunday 27th December

Normal Sunday service

Monday 28th December

Sunday service

Tuesday 29th December

Saturday service  plus weekday service on routes 9,  520, 523, 538 & Watchmoor Park Sainsbury's. 

Wednesday 30th December

Saturday service plus weekday    service on routes 9, 503, 520 & Watchmoor Park Sainsbury's

Thursday 31st December (New Years Eve)

Saturday service plus weekday    service on routes 9, 41, 523 & Watchmoor Park Sainsbury's. Early finish by approx 2100

Friday 1st January 2021 (New Years Day)

No service

Saturday 2nd January 2021

Normal Saturday service

Sunday 3rd January 2021

Normal Sunday service

Monday 4th January 2021

Normal school day service resumes 

Don't miss the last bus!

Check the table below for last bus information on 24th and 31st December.

Route 1 -  last journeys  at 19:30  Aldershot - Old Dean,  and 2023 Old Dean - Aldershot

Route 3 -  21:05 Camberley - Yateley  will not run

Route 5 - last journeys at 19:30 Aldershot-Farnham and 20:00 Farnham-Aldershot

Route 18 - last journey at 19:05 Aldershot - Whitehill and 19:50 Whitehill-Aldershot

Kite - last journey at 19:35 Aldershot - Guildford and 20:20 Guildford - Aldershot

YoYo - last journey at 20:15 Farnborough-Prospect-Farnborough 

 

Chichester & Bognor Regis

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Date

Service level

Sunday 20th December Normal Sunday service

Monday 21st December

Saturday service, including U7 non university semester timetable.

Tuesday 22nd December

Saturday service, including U7 non university semester timetable, and  weekday service on route 48. 

Wednesday 23rd December 

Saturday service, including U7 non university semester timetable, and weekday service on route 48. 

Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

Saturday service, including U7 non university semester timetable. Early finish approx 2100.

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

No service

Saturday 26th December (Boxing Day)

Sunday service

Sunday 27th December

Normal Sunday service

Monday 28th December

Sunday service

Tuesday 29th December 

Saturday service with a weekday service on route 48

Wednesday 30th December 2020 

Saturday service with a weekday service on route 48

Thursday 31st December 2020

Saturday service with a weekday service on route 48. Early finish approx 2100

Friday 1st January 2021

No service except for route 25/68/69 which will run to their normal timetable.

Saturday 2nd January 2021

Saturday service

Sunday 3rd January 2021

Sunday service

Monday 4th January 2021

Normal school day service resumes

Don't miss the last bus!

Check below for last bus information on 24th and 31st December.

The last 51 will be the 19:55 from Chichester and 20:40 from Selsey

The last 52/53 will be the 20:20 (52) from Chichester

The last 55 will be the 20:25 from Chichester and 20:55 from Tangmere

The last 60 will be the 19:11 from Chichester and 20:07 from Midhurst

The last 600 will be the 20:17 from Chichester and 20:33 from Elmer

The last 700s eastbound will be the 19:23 Chichester to Littlehampton and the 18:52 Portsmouth to Flansham Park

The last 700s westbound will be the 20:30 Flansham Park to Havant and the 20:34 Littlehampton to Chichester 

 

Guildford & Haslemere

Please note: Routes 1 & 2 will run to the vacation timetable from Monday 14th December and will resume term time timetable from Monday 8th February 2021

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Date

Service level

Sunday 20th December

Normal Sunday service

Monday 21st December

Saturday service plus weekday service on route 39A

Tuesday 22nd December 

Saturday service, plus weekday service on routes 39C & 40

Wednesday 23rd December 

Saturday service plus weekday service on route 39A

Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

Saturday service plus weekday service on 39B and 39C. Early finish approx 2100. 

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

No service

Saturday 26th December (Boxing Day)

Sunday service

Sunday 27th December

Normal Sunday service

Monday 28th December

Sunday service

Tuesday 29th December 

Saturday service with weekday service on 39C & 40

Wednesday 30th December

Saturday service with weekday service on 39A

Thursday 31st December (New Years Eve)

Saturday service with weekday service on  39B and 39C. Early finish approx 2100.

Friday 1st January 2021 (New Years Day)

No service

Saturday 2nd January 2021 

Saturday service

Sunday 3rd January 2021

Sunday service

Monday 4th January 2021

Normal school day service resumes

Don't miss the last bus!

Check below for last bus information on 24th and 31st December.

Route 1 - last journeys at 20:10 Guildford-Uni-Stoughton and 20:14 Stoughton-Uni-Guildford

Route 2 - last journeys at 20:05 Guildford-Stoughton and 20:40 Stoughton-Guildford

Route 71 - 20:25 Guildford to Shottermill will not run

 

Guildford P & R

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Date

Service level

Sunday 20th December

No service

Monday 21st December

Weekday service on  100/200/300

Tuesday 22nd December 

Weekday service on 100/200/300

Wednesday 23rd December 

Weekday service on 100/200/300

Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

Weekday service on  100/200/300 

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

No service

Saturday 26th December (Boxing Day)

No service

Sunday 27th December

No service

Monday 28th December

Bank Holiday service on 100/200/300

Tuesday 29th December 

Weekday service on 100/200/300 

Wednesday  30th December  

Weekday service on 100/200/300

Thursday 31st  December

Weekday service on 100/200/300

Friday 1st January 2021

No service

Saturday 2nd January 2021

Normal Saturday service

Sunday 3rd January 2021

No service

Monday 4th January 2021

Normal service resumes

 

Winchester

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Date

Service Level

Sunday 20th December

Normal Sunday service with Christmas  Sunday Park & Ride

Monday 21st December 

Saturday service (Weekday service on routes  46, 461, 95 and 240) with weekday Christmas Park & Ride 

Tuesday 22nd December

Saturday service (Weekday service on routes 46, 461 and 63) with weekday Christmas Park & Ride

Wednesday 23rd December 

Saturday service (Weekday service on  routes 46, 461 and 63) with weekday Christmas Park & Ride 

Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

Saturday service (weekday service on routes 46, 461, 95 and 240) with weekday Christmas Park & Ride and early finish approx 2100. 

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

No service

Saturday 26th December (Boxing Day)

Sunday service

Sunday 27th December

Normal Sunday service

Monday 28th December

Sunday service

Tuesday  29th December 

Saturday service (weekday service on routes 46, 461 and 63). Service 85 will not run.

Wednesday 30th December 

Saturday service (weekday service on routes  46, 461 and 63). Service 85 will not run.

Thursday 31st December (New Years Eve)

Saturday service (weekday service on routes 46, 461, 95 and 240). Service 85 will not run. Early finish approx 2100.

Friday 1st January 2021 (New Years Day)

No service.

Saturday 2nd January 2021

Normal Saturday service. Service 85 will not run.

Sunday 3rd January 2021

Normal Sunday service.

Monday 4th January 2021

Normal service resumes.

Don't miss the last bus!

Check the table below for last bus information on 24th and 31st December.

The last Route 1 will be at 20:40 

The last Route 3 will be at 20:10

The last Route 5 will be at 20:35

The last Spring will be at 20:35

The last 64 will be at 19:20 from Winchester and 20:15 from Alton

The last 66 will be at 20:10 from Winchester and 20:53 from Romsey 

 

Portsmouth, Havant & Waterlooville

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Date

Service Level

Sunday 20th December

Sunday service

Monday 21st December

Saturday service including weekday Hoverbus plus school holiday service 38

Tuesday 22nd December

Saturday service including weekday Hoverbus plus school holiday service 38 

Wednesday 23rd December

Saturday service including weekday Hoverbus plus school holiday service 38

Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

Saturday service including weekday Hoverbus plus school holiday service 38. Early finish approx 2100

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

No service

Saturday 26th December (Boxing Day)

Sunday service except Hoverbus will not run

Sunday 27th December

Sunday service

Monday 28th December

Sunday service

Tuesday 29th December

Saturday service including weekday Hoverbus plus school holiday service 38

Wednesday 30th December

Saturday service including weekday Hoverbus plus school holiday service 38

Thursday 31st December (New Years Eve)

Saturday service including weekday Hoverbus plus school holiday service 38. Early finish approx 2100

Friday 1st January 2021 (New Years Day)

No service except Hoverbus will run

Saturday 2nd January 2021

Saturday service

Sunday 3rd January 2021

Sunday service

Monday 4th January 2021

Normal school day service resumes

Don't miss the last bus!

Check below for last bus information on 24th and 31st December.

The last 21 from Portsmouth will be the 20:37, and the last 21 from Havant will be the 20:00

The last 23 from Southsea will be the 20:30, and the last 23 from Leigh Park will be the 19:55

The last 30/31 will be the 20:00 (31) from Havant

The last 39 from Havant will be the 20:00, and the last 39 from Wecock Farm will be the 19:58

The last Hoverbus will be 19:26 from Hover terminal to Guildhall only


Worthing, Brighton & Littlehampton

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Date

Service Level

Sunday 20th December

Sunday service

Monday 21st December

Saturday service 

Tuesday 22nd December 

Saturday service 

Wednesday 23rd December 

Saturday service

Thursday 24th December  (Christmas Eve)

Saturday service with early finish approx 2100

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

No service

Saturday 26th December (Boxing Day)

Sunday service

Sunday 27th December

Sunday service

Monday 28th December

Sunday service

Tuesday 29th December

Saturday service

Wednesday  30th December

Saturday service

Thursday 31st December  (New Years Eve)

Saturday service with early finish approx 2100

Friday  1st January 2021

No service

Saturday 2nd January 2021

Saturday service

Sunday  3rd January 2021

Sunday service

Monday 4th January 2021

Normal service resumes

Don't miss the last bus!

Check below for last bus information on 24th  and 31st December.

The last 700 from Wick will be at 19:22 , and the last 700 from Brighton will be at 20:00. There will be no N700 buses running.

The last Pulse from Durrington will be the 20:38, and the last Pulse from Lancing will be the 20:21 

Christmas family
 

Customer Services Opening Hours

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Twitter Customer Queries

 @StagecoachSouth

Monday 21st Dec

 10am - 4pm
Tuesday 22nd Dec  10am - 4pm

Wednesday 23rd Dec

10am - 4pm

Thursday 24th Dec

(Christmas Eve)

10am - 3pm

Friday 25th Dec

(Christmas Day)

Closed
Saturday 26th Dec Closed
Sunday 27th Dec Closed

Monday 28th Dec

Closed

Tuesday 29th Dec 

 10am - 4pm

Wednesday 30th Dec

10am - 4pm

Thursday 31st Dec

(New Years Eve)

10am - 3pm

Friday 1st Jan

(New Years Day)

Closed
Saturday 2nd Jan Closed
Sunday 3rd Jan Closed
 Monday 4th Jan  Normal opening hours resume

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 Twitter Customer Queries
@StagecoachEMid
 Twitter Service Updates
@StagecoachEMid
East Midlands Customer Services 0345 605 0 605
Friday 21 December 9am- 5pm 7am - 7pm 08.30am - 5pm
Saturday 22 December Closed 9am - 5pm Closed
Sunday 23 December Closed 9am - 5pm Closed
Christmas Eve 24 December
9am - 4pm 7am - 7pm 9am - 4pm
Christmas Day 25 December
Closed Closed Closed
Boxing Day 26 December Closed 9am - 5pm* Closed
Thursday 27 December 9am - 4pm 7am - 7pm 9am - 4pm
Friday 28 December 9am - 4pm 7am - 7pm 9am - 4pm
Saturday 29 December Closed 9am - 5pm Closed
Sunday 30 December Closed 9am - 5pm Closed
New Year's Eve 31 December
9amto4pm 7am - 7pm 9amto4pm
New Year's Day 1 January
Closed Closed Closed
Wednesday 2 January 9am - 5pm 7am - 7pm

8.30am - 5pm

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 Twitter Customer Queries
@StagecoachEMid
 Twitter Service Updates
@StagecoachEMid
East Midlands Customer Services 0345 605 0 605
Friday 21 December 9am- 5pm 7am - 7pm 08.30am - 5pm
Saturday 22 December Closed 9am - 5pm Closed
Sunday 23 December Closed 9am - 5pm Closed
Christmas Eve 24 December
9am - 4pm 7am - 7pm 9am - 4pm
Christmas Day 25 December
Closed Closed Closed
Boxing Day 26 December Closed 9am - 5pm* Closed
Thursday 27 December 9am - 4pm 7am - 7pm 9am - 4pm
Friday 28 December 9am - 4pm 7am - 7pm 9am - 4pm
Saturday 29 December Closed 9am - 5pm Closed
Sunday 30 December Closed 9am - 5pm Closed
New Year's Eve 31 December
9amto4pm 7am - 7pm 9amto4pm
New Year's Day 1 January
Closed Closed Closed
Wednesday 2 January 9am - 5pm 7am - 7pm

8.30am - 5pm

 

FAQs

Do buses run on Christmas and New Years Eve?

All Stagecoach South depots will run a Saturday service to all routes, with the exception of:

Andover: Weekday service on 5, 7, 7a, 66, 67, C5, C6 and C8. Early finish on  1, P20, 7B and Activ8.

Basingstoke: Weekday service on  22, early finish on 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 11 with a special service on 9 & Whitehill - Haslemere 13.

Blackwater Valley: Early finish on routes 1,  3, 5, 18, Kite & Yo-Yo. Thursday service for routes 9, 41,  523, and Watchmoor Park  Sainsbury's. 

Chichester: Early finish on 51, 52, 53, 55, 60, 600, 700 , U7 will also run.

Guildford:  early finish on routes 1, 2, 71 and Kite plus Thursday service on route 39B and 39C.

Guildford Park & Ride: weekday service.

Winchester: Weekday service on routes 46 , 461, 95 and 240 and Christmas weekday service on route P&R with an early finish on routes 1, 3, 5 Spring, 64 and 66.

Portsmouth: Weekday service on Hoverbus with an early finish on routes 21,23, 30/31, 39, 700 and Hoverbus, school holiday service on route 38.

Worthing: Early finish  by 2100 on Pulse and  700.


Do buses run on Christmas Day?

Stagecoach buses in the South are not running on Christmas Day.

Do buses run on Boxing Day?

All Stagecoach South depots will be running a Sunday Service on all routes with the exception of Andover Salisbury Reds journeys on route Activ8, & Portsmouth Hoverbus which will not be running.

 

 

Do buses run on New Years Day?

There will be no services running on New Years Day with the exception of  Chichester routes 25/68/69 and the Hoverbus in Portsmouth.