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  • Route98 Bus Stop Didcot Parkway

    Time: 00:00 Date: 15 / 08 / 2017

    Due to recent route changes the 98 Didcot to Harwell Campus the service will now pick up at bus sop R2 at Didcot Parkway until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the R2 stop?
  • Foxhall Road Stop Closure (Until 25th August 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 15 / 08 / 2017

    Due to excessive delays caused by the temporary traffic lights on the Foxhall Road roundabout, we have been forced to divert our 98 Didcot to Harwell Campus service. During this divert we will be unable to serve the stops along Foxhall Road. Any passengers requiring these stops are advised to use either the Civic Hall stops or Station Road stops. All other bus stops will be served as normal. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Foxhall Road?
  • Route98 Didcot Parkway Stop R4 Closure

    Time: 00:00 Date: 15 / 08 / 2017

    From 15th August 2017 for approximately two weeks, route98 will be serving the R2 stop instead of stop R4. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected R4 stop?
  • Theobald Drive Stop Closure (21st August 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 21 / 08 / 2017

    From Monday 21st August 2017 for 4 weeks, the bus stop located at Theobald Drive will be closed for the construction of a new pedestrian crossing. During this time please use the Roebuck Rise bus stop in both directions for our 143 services. We apologise for any inconvenience caused during these road works.

    Where's the affected Theobald Drive stop?
  • George Hotel Stop

    Time: 00:00 Date: 14 / 08 / 2017

    The roadworks due to start today on Monday 14th August till Friday 18th August at the George Hotel in Pangbourne have now been postponed by Thames Water. We will publish the new dates for these works when Thames Water informs us. All 143 services will be using the normal bus stop at the George Hotel. From Monday 14th August till Friday 18th August, the bus stops out side the George Hotel will be closed for necessary road works in both directions. We apologise for any inconvenience caused during these road works.

    Where's the affected George Hotel stop?
  • Upcoming Bank Holiday 28th August 2017

    Time: 00:00 Date: 28 / 08 / 2017

    On Monday 28th August 2017, all our services will be operating to our Sunday timetables. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • Henley College in a blink!

    Time: 00:00 Date: 04 / 09 / 2017

    Discover our new, better connections to Henley College! Starting in September 2017, we will have even better services operating from several different locations. Please see our timetables for details.

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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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  • Queen Street Closure (16th May 2017 - further notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 21 / 05 / 2017

    From Tuesday 16th May until further notice, Castle Street and Queen Street in Oxford City Centre will be closed. This will mean that our X2/X32/X34 and X39/X40 services will be affected, with stopping arrangements being temporarily revised for the duration of this closure.

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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.

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  • Use Your Round £1 Coin Before 15th October 2017

    Time: 00:00 Date: 15 / 10 / 2017

    From 15th October 2017 the round £1 coin will be demonetised and will no longer be legal tender. Our buses will not be accepting old £1 coins from this date. What do you do with your round £1 coins? Spend them before they are no longer legal tender. Alternatively, bank them before the 15th!

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