This page provides information on changes to bus, tram and train services in South Yorkshire during the festive season. Travel South Yorkshire has a range of travel tools available to help you plan your journey this festive season. Visit the journey planning page for more information.
that information on Journey Planner is currently incorrect for First
South Yorkshire services 20A, 35, 38, 47, 51, 56 and 70, these services
will not be running on New Year’s Day. First South Yorkshire services 37
and 84 are also showing incorrect information throughout the festive
period. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
For Information Centre and Traveline festive opening times please visit the Information Centre page and Traveline page.
Bus, tram and train services Download Christmas and New Year Guides Additional Supertram service Special bus services in Sheffield on Boxing Day and New Year's Day Park & Ride openingConcessionary travel
Services will be running differently over the festive period. In many cases, services on weekdays will be following the normal Saturday or Sunday timetables.
You can check detailed timetable and route information in advance using Journey Planner.
For full timetable information for trains in South Yorkshire visit the National Rail Enquiries website
505,C5,C6 - Linburg: Normal Wednesday service
No service: Doncaster Community Transport, Kettlewells. ASOS: Saturday timetable with early finish
Sheffield - Selected services will operate in Sheffield only. These services will be operated by First and Stagecoach.
Funding has been provided for these special bus services by Sheffield City Council and Meadowhall Shopping Centre. Timetables are available in the timetable leaflet.
ASOS: No Service
Services will operate to a special timetable which starts from 06:30. Last departures from 18:50. Timetables are available in the timetable leaflet.
Festive Special Blue Route (Halfway - Meadowhall via Cathedral)
Yellow Route (Meadowhall - Middlewood)
Meadowhall Shopping Centre are providing the funding for an extra hour of early morning Boxing Day services to support the earlier opening hours of the stores.
Saturday service on most routes with the following exceptions:
No service: Doncaster Community Transport, Kettlewells, Unity Coaches, N27, N66 Stagecoach Barnsley Night busesASOS: Normal Saturday timetable
Sunday serviceASOS: Normal Sunday timetable
No service: Doncaster Community Transport, Kettlewells and Unity CoachesASOS: Saturday timetables with addition 216 journeys
Normal Tuesday service: Doncaster Community Transport, Kettlewells, Unity CoachesASOS: Saturday timetables with addition 216 journeys
505,C1,C4 - Linburg: Wednesday service294 - TM Travel: Sunday serviceNo service: Doncaster Community Transport, KettlewellsASOS: Saturday timetables with addition 216 journeys
No service: KettlewellsASOS: Saturday timetables with addition 216 journeys
ASOS: Additional bus service provision specifically for the ASOS distribution centre in Barnsley has been added to the table above. Please use journey planner nearer to your date of travel for further information on specific times.
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An additional Supertram service will depart from Meadowhall at 00:23 to Cathedral, Monday to Friday until 23 December.
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The maximum adult single bus fare on these days is £1. Travel passes, TravelMasters and season tickets will also be accepted. Normal child fares will apply.Plan your route with Journey Planner.Back to top
Please be aware that during the Christmas and New Year period there will be changes to Park & Ride facilities.
All sites will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, Sunday 28 December and New Year's Day. For individual opening times, download the relevant PDF:
Use Journey Planner to check public transport times before you travel or call Traveline on 01709 51 51 51. See the Traveline and Information Centre pages for details on their opening times
Bus & tram travel: the 09:30 travel restriction will be removed for senior concessionary pass holders between Friday 26 December 2014 until Thursday 1 January 2015 inclusive. Pass holders may use their pass during this period to obtain free travel on bus and tram services.
Northern Rail have confirmed that holders of ENCTS passes will be able to use their pass before 09:30 from Saturday 27 December to Thursday 1 January. Please note that the fare payable will be half the appropriate peak fare or off-peak fare. Peak time restrictions are unchanged except on New Year’s Day.
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