Thursday 15th July 2021
As government restrictions are lifted once again on Monday 19th July, we would like to reassure our customers that we will continue to keep you safe as you travel by bus.
We therefore ask that you:
- Continue to wear a face covering when travelling
- Keep a safe distance away from others
- Sanitise your hands with our on-board units as you enter and exit the bus
- Continue to pay contactless or buy your ticket in advance on our app if you can
- Keep the windows open to keep the air flowing freely
- Check how busy your bus is on our app.
We are keeping our buses clean and ready to go, helping you get to where you need to be.
Why not remind yourself just how and watch our video - Cleaner, Safer Buses
Remember to plan your journey before you leave the house, and if you are yet to download our new Konectbus app, click here
You can set your routes, track your bus and see how many seats are left before it arrives at the bus stop.
We look forward to welcoming more of you back to bus.
Changes to services
Route 501 - Norwich Park and Ride
From Thursday 22nd July, extra evening services will run to the Airport from the Bus Station, every 20 minutes, with the last buses going to Sprowston.
From Sunday 25th July, Thickthorn park and ride will reopen for the summer on Sundays and Bank Holiday. Click to view the timetable
Route 8 - Konectbus
From Sunday 25th July, our Sunday services will now run 5 minutes later than before. Click to view the timetable
Route 5B - Konectbus
From Sunday 25th July, there will be a revised Sunday timetable on route 5B with buses leaving Wroxham for Norwich 10 minutes later, the Sunday Stalham-Wroxham times will also change Click to view the timetable
Should you have any questions, please contact us on 03300 539 358 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
In line with guidance from the government, you are advised to wear a face covering when travelling by bus.Face covering advice
Please pay by contactless or use the Konectbus app to pay for your journey in advance. If you still need to use cash, please use the correct change.Download the App
Travel Off Peak
Still consider travelling off peak to avoid crowding on buses during peak times. Off peak is between 9.30am and 2.30pm and you can even save money on Park and Ride group tickets from 10am and individual tickets from 12pm.Off Peak Times and Fares
Busy Bus Tracker
Choose to travel on the quieter buses for your comfort, safety and peace of mind. When2travel gives you the information you need when planning your next bus journey – including the latest timetables and up-to-date capacity predictions on a stop-by-stop basis.
To support our commitment to your safety on board, we would advise students to wear a face covering when travelling on our buses. Our new Student tickets for College and University will shortly be available to buy on our Konectbus App or from Norwich Bus Station. To view the fares for the autumn term, click on the link below.Student Travel
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Who may and may not travel?
Our buses are available to everybody who wishes to travel and we can't wait to welcome you on-board. Some routes and journeys which serve schools are not available to the general public, click here for further information.
What if I'm disabled and require assistance?
We want to reassure you that you will continue to receive the same level of support as you have done before and that our buses are safe for you to travel on. If you use a wheelchair or approved mobility scooter, our drivers will make sure that you can still board in a safe and socially distanced way. If you need to travel with a pushchair, we are happy to accept these on our buses as before.
What steps will you take to maximise social distancing and how can we help?
We ask that you sit by the window and keep a safe distance from others travelling on the bus, unless they are with you.
Keep windows open to allow fresh air to flow freely
Do I need to wear a face covering?
It is still reccomended by the government that you still wear a face covering in enclosed areas.
What additional cleaning is being carried out?
Our buses are cleaned daily, and sometimes more often, with touch points being wiped down with anti-viral spray to ensure your safety. We also steam clean and elcectorstatic spray our buses to help keep our buses clean. Watch our video
Is hand sanitiser available on board?
Yes, all our buses now have hand santistiser unit installed for you to use as you travel on our buses.
When is the best time to travel?
To avoid crowding, we suggest you travel in the off peak. Our Busy Bus When2Travel website allows you to plan your journeys and look up how busy each bus will be, even down to individual bus stops.
Its traffic light indicator system is clear for all to see if a bus is full (red), half capacity (orange) or plenty of space (green).
Can I pay with cash on the bus?
We ask that you ONLY pay with cash if you have no other option and use the exact change.
Where possible, use contactless payments or buy your ticket in advance on the Hedingham and Chambers app instead.
Is the Bus Station open?
Norwich Bus station is open to the public for ticket sales and for use of the toilet facilities.
You can also call us on 0330 0539 358 (Monday - Friday 0800hrs - 1700hrs) or contact us via twitter if you have any questions regarding your journey.
We all have a responsibility to follow the Government advice and we thank our customers for their support and cooperation at this difficult time.
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