March and April Service Updates

2 months ago Thu 7th Mar 2024

There will be several service changes and enhancements across the Konectbus network over March and April, including a new route!

Printed timetable and online journey planners will soon be available on our buses, website and app and from Norwich Bus Station.

 

 Route Start Date Details
City 5 15th April

This route will run between Rackheath and Norwich St Stephens Street via Salhouse Road and Barrack Street. **Click here to view the new timetable**

This route is supported by Norfolk County Council as part of their Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP), and is funded by the UK Government.

City 5 also further enhances route 5B ( Broads Bus), to offer more buses to Rackheath with more evening and Sunday services. 

City 6B 15th April

This route will replace the Norwich to Eaton section of the 5B.

Riverside Retail Park will also be served on most journeys. Some weekday and all Sunday services will terminate at Norwich Bus Station.

***View the timetable***

Bus and train connections on route 1 and 2 to diss

Changes and Enhancements

Route Date Changes
1 & 2 31st March

Both routes will be extended to serve Diss Rail Station from 31st March.

There will also be some small changes to the timetable to improve punctuality, which can be viewed here.

3 14th Apri

** New Sunday journeys added** View the timetable -

Route 3 will run up to every 2 hours, with an hours earlier arrival and later departure at Norwich and residents in Barnham Broom will also have a bus on a sunday, the first time in many decades,  providing all villages on route 3 with a bus 7 days a week.

These enhancements have been supported by Norfolk County Council as part of their Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP), and is funded by the UK Government.

4 15th April

Small timetable changes to address punctuality 

On schooldays, the 14:58 Dereham to Norwich journey will terminate at Mattishall Church. ***View the timetable***

5B 15th April

To improve reliability, this route will operate between Stalham and Norwich Bus Station only with a redesigned timetable.

The Norwich to Eaton section of this route has been replaced by the new 6B route. Details can be found above  ***View the timetable***

8A 15th April Following consultation with North Tuddenham Parish Council and after the success of experimental Saturday journeys, this route will be extended to include Monday-Saturday journeys leaving North Tuddenham at 07:32, 10:17 and 13:17 to Norwich, returning from Norwich at 14:55 and 17:50.  ***View the timetable***
11 14th April

New Sunday journeys added between Dereham and Watton all of which will now continue to Norwich as Route 3.   ***View the timetable***

These enhancements have been made possible by  Norfolk County Council as part of their Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP), and is funded by the UK Government.

11B 15th April

07:12 St Stephens to Brickmakers withdrawn

17:15 St Stephens street to Sprowston extended to Wroxham and Stalham

17:45 Sprowston to St Stephens Street and 18:15 St Stephens Street to Sprowston to operate SATURDAYS ONLY

New 18:10 Stalham to Norwich via Sprowston Tesco (1900) added Monday to Friday.  ***View the timetable***

14 15th April

From 15th April, this route will become the 108 - there is no change to the current timetable.

Charleston

21/22/23

15th April

Timetable changes put in place to improve punctuality.  ***View the timetable***

31 15th April

Timetable changes put in place to improve punctuality.

Afternoon departure from Litcham High School will be 15:40.

32 15th April

Timetable has been amended to include a new Rougham via Castle Acre section.