Newmarket Road, Town Close Road, SW-bound service updates

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5B - SUTTON, Yarmouth Road - 18th until 31st May 2022

18th - 31st May

  • Affected routes:
  • 5B

5B - SUTTON, Yarmouth Road - 18th until 31st May 2022 - due to power line replacement works , Yarmouth Road in Sutton will be closed. Buses on route 5B will be diverted via Staithe Road. Bus stops at Elmhurst Avenue will not be served.

UPDATED - X3 - emergency diversion in place due to A11 lane closures - morning commuter journey

10th May onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • X3

UPDATED - X3 - emergency diversion in place due to A11 lane closures - morning commuter journey - due to long delays on the A11 from Tues 17th May this journey will pick up at GREAT ELLINGHAM Hingham Rd and then be diverted via Hingham and Wicklewood. We would like to apologise for the disruption being caused.

3 - New early evening journeys between Watton and Hingham via Carbrooke

28th Apr - 27th May

  • Affected routes:
  • 3

New early evening journeys now operate between Watton High Street and Hingham via Carbrooke, leaving at 17:50 & 18:25 Monday to Saturday

X3 - Extra journeys introduced to Watton and Norwich

28th Apr - 27th May

  • Affected routes:
  • X3

X3 - a new morning journey has been introduced towards Watton, from Great Ellingham (09:00), Rockland (09:06), Caston (09:11), Griston (09:16) & new afternoon journey towards Norwich from Griston (13:44), Caston (13:48), Rockland (13:54), Great Ellingham (14:00).

Thorpe Road, outside Rail Station

23rd Mar - 22nd May

Route 5B - Thorpe Road roadworks - from 23rd March until further notice. Buses towards Wroxham will be diverted via Koblenz Avenue. Thorpe Road bus stop closed, please use stop on Riverside Road (outside Rail Station) Buses towards Eaton will only serve stops at Royal Mail sorting office & Prince of Wales Road

Route 8 - Thorpe Road roadworks from 23rd March until further notice. Buses terminating at Thorpe Rail Station will use the bus stop on Riverside (outside Rail Station) , buses towards Dereham will start at Royal Mail sorting office then Prince of Wales Road

St Stephens Street - bus stop suspension

8th Jan onwards

St Stephens Street - routes 1, 3, X3, 4, 4A, 6, 84 will not serve bus stops on St Stephens Street from Saturday 8th January for approx 9 months during Transforming Cities work. Please use alternative stops at Norwich Bus Station.

Routes 11B and 5B will continue to serve Castle Meadow and also Norwich Bus Station (stand F for route 11B and stand H for route 5B on all journeys).

Access to St Stephens Street during the current reconstruction works is available from the Bus Station, by a short walk via either Surrey Street or Queens Road with pedestrian crossings at Surrey Street or outside Chantry Place shopping centre.

Castle Meadow - bus stop relocation

8th Jan onwards

CASTLE MEADOW - due to transforming cities work in St Stephens Street and subsequent increase in bus stop congestion in Castle Meadow, the bus stop for routes 8 (towards Dereham) and P&R 501/502 (Harford/Thickthorn) will be relocated to outside the Castle Quarter shopping Centre, Castle Meadow entrance and P&R 501/502 (Airport/Sprowston) opposite.

Later buses to Thickthorn

1st Nov onwards

Buses to Thickthorn after 1800hrs are operated by route 8 which departs Castle Meadow [CX] at 1814, 1844, 1914, 2014, 2114 and 2214, and Norwich Bus Station [A] at 1820, 1850, 1920, 2020, 2120 and 2220.

These disruptions could affect future journeys

Routes 5B & 8 - Thorpe Road (Rail Station) UPDATED - 23rd until 29th May 2022

23rd - 29th May

Routes 5B & 8 - Thorpe Road (Rail Station) UPDATED - 23rd until 29th May 2022. Resurfacing work mean buses will only serve Prince of Wales Road (towards City) & Koblenz Ave (towards Thorpe) Bus stop outside Royal Mail & Rosary Road closed.