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  • Milton High Street Closure – X33/33 (26th-27th January & 2nd-3rd February 2019

    Time: 00:00 Date: 26 / 01 / 2019

    From Saturday 26th until Sunday 27th January and Saturday 2nd until Sunday 3rd February, your X33/33 services will be unable to serve Milton Park stops 1 and 2, Milton High Street, Heather Road, Bradstocks Way and Harwell Road stops due to resurfacing works. Please be advised that services along Bradstock Way will also be picking up from the opposite side of the road to normal. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use Milton Park stops 3 and 4 or Bradstocks Way Shops stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where are the affected stops?
  • Wallingford Road, Cholsey Closure – 136 (31st January & 29th March 2019)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 31 / 01 / 2019

    From Thursday 31st January until Friday 29th March, your 136 services will be unable to serve Goldfinch Lane, Caps Lane and New Barn Farm stops in both directions due to water main works. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use The Forty or Brookfield Close stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where are the affected stops?
  • Highmoor Road, Caversham Closure – X39/X40 (25th January – 18th February 2019)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 25 / 01 / 2019

    From Friday 25th January until Monday 18th February, your X39/X40 services towards Reading will be unable to serve Harrogate Road, Highmoor Road Church and Darell Road stops due to roadworks. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the Highmoor Road stop on Albert Road or the St Peters Avenue stop as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where are the affected stops?
  • Lower Heyford Closure (28th January 2019 - Further Notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 21 / 01 / 2019

    From Monday 28th January until further notice, services 250 will be unable to serve the Kingdom Hall stops in Lower Heyford and Camp Road West End stops in Upper Heyford due to roadworks. This will affect your 250 services travelling in both directions. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the Portway Crossroads stops or the stops at Dacey Drive in both directions as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where are the affected stops?
  • The Original Swan PH Stop Closure – T1 (21st – 25th January 2019)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 21 / 01 / 2019

    From Monday 21st until Friday 25th January, The Original Swan PH stop on Between Towns Road will be closed towards Cowley Centre due to development works. This will affect your T1 services travelling in both directions. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use The Original Swan stops on Oxford Road as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where is the affected The Original Swan PH stop?
  • St Aldates Stop Closures – X32, X34 & X38/X39/X40 (20th-21st January 2019

    Time: 00:00 Date: 20 / 01 / 2019

    On Sunday 20th and Monday 21st January, St Aldates stop H3 will be closed due to roadworks. This will affect your X32, X34 and X38/X39/X40 services towards Didcot and Reading. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use St Aldates stop H5 as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience.

    Where are the affected stops?
  • Price changes

    Time: 00:00 Date: 27 / 01 / 2019

    From 27th January, the cost of some of your bus services will be changing. However, we’re freezing the majority of Smartzone fares for a third consecutive year and continue our mission to deliver great service at an affordable price.

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  • Service Changes from 2nd January 2019

    Time: 00:00 Date: 02 / 01 / 2019

    From Wednesday 2nd January 2019 changes will be made to your X2, X32/X33/33, X38/X39/X40, T1 and 98 services.

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  • Now accepting contactless!

    Time: 00:00 Date: 08 / 06 / 2017

    You can now travel cash free on all Thames Travel services.

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  • Unlimited hop-on hop-off travel for 2 hours

    Time: 00:00 Date: 27 / 03 / 2017

    Our new Hopper ticket allows you to make an unlimited number of trips on any Oxford Bus Company & Thames Travel bus for 2 hours.

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  • Get going with our app!

    Time: 00:00 Date: 01 / 03 / 2016

    ‘Oxford Bus M-tickets’ is a smartphone app that allows you to purchase tickets for city, park&ride, X90, airline and Thames Travel services quickly and easily.