Football Diversions on Match days 23/24 season (Barnsley,Rotherham and Sheffield) UPDATED -  27/09 to 18/05;

Posted: 27/09/2023 13:04:00

Affected dates: 27/09/2023 to 18/05/2024;

Reason: Road closed

Description: On match days from approx 1hr before kick off until approx 1hr after the final whistle some services are subject to diversion affecting games involving Barnsley, Rotherham United and Sheffield Wednesday. For Sheffield United Games it will be 2hrs before and after games where services will be subject to diversion.

Impact: Unknown

Mode:  Bus
Stagecoach:  137, 138,
New York Stadium -Rotherham United Home Games

When Main St closes:
Services 137 and 138 towards Rotherham will turn left on Centenary Way, College Rd roundabout then Bridge Str.
FROM Rotherham will divert via Chantry Bridge, Greasbrough Rd & Centenary Way then U turn back to Masbrough St

Approx 5-10 min walk from Interchange/Rotherham Central
First South Yorkshire:  18, 97, 98,
Hillsborough Stadium - Sheffield Wednesday Homes Games

When Leppings La (only) closes:
Services 18, 97 & 98 TOWARDS Hillsborough Interchange will divert along Penistone Rd then turn right along Bradfield Rd to Hillsborough Corner.
Services FROM Hillsborough Interchange will turn left onto Langsett Rd, left down Bamforth St then left along Penistone Rd.

Additionally due to parked cars on Donovan Road, Service 98 will operate via the 97 route for the duration of a game

Leppings La: Tram Yellow Route to Middlewood, Ser 57.
Penistone Rd: Services 7, 8, 8A & 86 in both directions.
First South Yorkshire:  18, T M Travel:  252,
Bramall Lane Stadium -Sheffield United Homes Games

Bramall Lane will close for a substantial period. Shoreham Street will also close sporadically between Alderson Road & Charlotte Road roundabout.
Services 11, 18 & MAN4 will divert via Queens Road, Charlotte Road, Shoreham Street & St Marys in both directions.
Service 252 will divert via Queens Road, Granville Square and St. Mary's in both directions 

Shoreham St: 11,24,25 & 51

Note: If Shoreham Street is closed, then 1a, 11, 18, 24, 41, 51, 252 & MAN4 services will all divert via Queens Road, Granville Square & St Marys in both directions.
Stagecoach:  27a, 28, 32,
Services 27b, 28 and 32, although not diverted, these will be subject to delay along Pontefract Road near Oakwell Stadium.

Several roads in the vicinity of the Football Ground are also subject to Traffic Restriction Orders before and after each game.