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Coronavirus - see the latest on how we're running

31st Mar onwards

Our buses are currently running to revised timetables due to the coronavirus epidemic. Please see our dedicated article for the latest information.

Route 7 Carisbrooke Road Closed. Buses towards Totland will not serve Top of Town Buses towards Newport will not serve stops between Lukely Terrace and Top of Town. Newport Bus Station/ Church Litten will be served as normal <JJ>

6th Aug onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • 7

Route 7 Carisbrooke Road Closed. Buses towards Totland will not serve Top of Town Buses towards Newport will not serve stops between Lukely Terrace and Top of Town. Newport Bus Station/ Church Litten will be served as normal <JJ>

Low Trees Bembridge To Sandown On Route 8. Route diverted.

5th - 8th Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • 8

Owing to low trees between Yaverland Manor and Sandown, route 8 will divert from Marshcombe Shute to Yarbridge, Morton Common to Avenue Road the Fort St to resume normal route. <WN> #travelalert

Queens Road and Brookside, Freshwater- Needles Breezer

18th Jul onwards

Owing to overgrown hedgerows, the Needles Breezer will not be able to serve Farringford House or Queens Road.
Instead buses wills traverse between Freshwater Bay and Freshwater Sainsbury’s via the 12 route by using Victoria Road, Stroud Road and School Green Road.

East Hill Road, Ryde- Downs Breezer

18th Jul onwards

Owing to overgrown hedgerows, the Downs Breezer open-top bus will not be able to serve East Hill Road or Ashley Gardens.
Instead buses will serve St John’s Church and operate via St John’s Hill, Benett Street, Park Road and Dover Street to reach Ryde Bus Station.

Yaverland Road, Sandown (Downs Breezer)

18th Jul onwards

Owing to overgrown hedgerows, the Downs Breezer open-top bus will not be able to serve part of Yaverland.
Instead buses will serve Dinosaur Isle and operate via Fort Street, Avenue Road, Morton Common and Marshcombe Shute whilst traversing between Dinosaur Isle and Whitecliff Bay.

Ventnor Boots Bus Stop

22nd Jun onwards

Ventnor Boots bus stop has now been closed for the foreseeable to allow for social distancing measures that are taking place in Ventnor Town Centre. The nearest stop will now be at Albert Street.

Social Distancing: Bus Stands B and D In Newport Bus Station Temporarily Moved to Church Litten

8th Jun onwards

For social distancing purposes, bus stands B and D in Newport bus station have been closed and have moved to Church Litten, opposite Morrison's store. RTs 5, 7, 12 and 38 will now depart and arrive at the temporary stop. For futher information please do not hesitate to ask one of our colleagues <WN> #travelalert

These disruptions could affect future journeys

Diversion on route 3, road closure on Albert St, 9.30 to 15.30 on 7th August

Today 09:30 - 15:30

  • Affected routes:
  • 3

Diversions are in place on the 3 because of roadworks. towards Newport is Leeson Rd, St Boniface Rd, Spring Hill, High St, Trinity Rd , St Boniface Rd. To Ryde is High St to Trinity Rd.

Diversion on the 39 due to roadworks on Greenfields Rd, 6am to 6pm on 11th August

11th Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • 39

Diversions are in place on the 39 because of roadworks. route diverted from Staplers Road, Fairmount Drive to Mayfield Drive.

Diversion on the 2, 3, 8 & 24 on 12th August, Fitzroy Street

12th - 18th Aug

Diversions are in place on the 2, 3, 8 & 24 because of roadworks 12th August. routes 2,3,8 divert via Broadway, Avenue Rd, High St, Albert Rd to Victoria Rd, Route 22 is Avenue Rd, High St, Albert Rd to Victoria Rd,

Diversion on the 22 & TSS on 14th August 09.30 to 15.30

14th Aug

Diversions are in place on the 22 & TSS because of roadworks on 14th August 09.30 to 15.30. Route 22 diversion is Queens Road, Palmerston Road to High Street. TSS diversion is North Road, Clarendon Road not via Queens Road or Chine Avenue.