Buses Christmas & New Year 2020

This information is taken from the summary in the Bournemouth Echo. Note that Southwestern Railway is included at the end.


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Boxing Day – A Sunday timetable will run on the m1, m2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 13, 14, 16, 17, 40, 50, X3 and X8. The m1 will start at 6am from Poole and 5.55am from Castlepoint. The m2 will start at 6.10am from Poole and 5.39am from Southbourne. No other services will run.

December 27 – A Sunday service will operate on all routes.

December 28 – A Sunday service will operate on all routes.

December 29, 30 and 31 – A Saturday service will run on all routes with the following exceptions: A normal Tuesday service will operate on routes X1, X2, X3, X6, X8, 24, 38, 112, 119, 191, 193, Ringo and Cango. There will be some extra early morning journeys on routes 5, 8, 9, 13, 14, 16 and 17. A special timetable will run on U3 (hourly) but there will be no service on any other UNIBUS route.

New Year’s Day – Special timetables will operate on routes m1/m2, 8/9 and 13. A normal Sunday service will run on routes 5, 6, 16, 17 and X3. No other buses will be running on New Year’s Day.

January 2– Normal timetables resume.


Yellow Buses

Boxing Day – There will be a special Boxing Day service but routes 4a, 6h, 12, 18, 21, 31, 33, 36 and 737 will not operate.

December 27 – A normal Sunday service.

December 28 (Bank Holiday Monday) – Sunday service.

December 29, 30 and 31 – A Saturday service will operate except on routes 18, 21, 33, 36 and 737 which will run to normal Monday to Friday times. Routes 6h and 31 will not operate. Early finishes will apply on New Year’s Eve.

New Year’s Day – There will be a special New Year’s Day service. Routes 4a, 6h, 12, 18, 21, 31, 33, 36 and 737 will not operate.

January 2 – Normal Saturday service.

January 3 – Normal Sunday service.

January 4 – Normal Monday to Friday bus services resume.


South Western Railway

Boxing Day – no service will operate.

December 27 to January 3 – a significantly reduced service will operate. 12 trains per hour will run on the main line.

New Year’s Eve – The annual Central London fireworks display is cancelled and trains will not be operating through the night. Last trains will leave Waterloo before ​midnight.

January 1 – a Sunday service will run.

January 2 – a Saturday service will run.

January 3 – a Sunday service will run.

January 4 – Normal service resumes.