Bus timetables and routes
Disruption to bus services in bad weather
We advise you to visit the website for the bus provider or call them for information about disruptions during bad weather.
Due to bridge re-construction, Ickwell Road in Upper Caldecote will be closed between Tuesday 3 April 2018 and Tuesday 31 July 2018 for 24 hours a day.
During the closure, Grant Palmer service 74 will not be able to serve Upper Caldecote.
An emergency shuttle bus service, numbered 74S, will be operated by Grant Palmer between Upper Caldecote and Biggleswade for the duration of the closure. This will connect with the regular service 74 at Sainsbury's in Biggleswade, in both directions of travel (timetables are available at the village shops in Upper Caldecote and at our customer service centre in Biggleswade High Street.
Alternatively, service 74 can also be caught at temporary stops located on Hill Lane, adjacent to G&M Growers.
For more information, please call Grant Palmer on 01525 719719 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due to water main replacement, the High Street in Clophill will be closed in several stages between Monday 29 January 2018 and Thursday 21 June 2018 for 24 hours a day.
During this closure, Grant Palmer service 200 will not be able to serve the High Street; it will operate via the A507 in both directions and can be caught at The Green at its usual times.
Flittabus services FL1, FL6A and FL7 can still be caught at Great Lane or Jacques Lane at their usual times and will still provide a bus service to this end of Clophill village.
For more information, please call Flittabus on 07960 388111 or visit the Flittabus website (link opens in new window).
Bus service changes
|3 September 2018||Centrebus X31: Luton, Dunstable||Minor timetable changes|
|3 September 2018||Arriva 34/35: Leighton Buzzard, Meadway||Minor timetable changes|
|3 September 2018||Arriva 32: Leighton Buzzard, Tilsworth||Minor timetable changes|
|3 September 2018||Arriva D1: Leighton Buzzard, Sandhills||Improved timetable, with additional journeys in peak times|
|1 September 2018||162/164: Stewkley, Edlesborough, Leighton Buzzard, Bletchley||Star Travel is taking over these services.|
|31 August 2018||Red Kite 164: Leighton Buzzard, Northall, Slapton, Cheddington||Service terminated from 31 August 2018. Buckinghamshire County Council to re-tender on emergency basis|
|31 August 2018||Red Kite 162: Stewkley / Edlesborough, Leighton Buzzard, Bletchley||Service terminated from 31 August 2018. Buckinghamshire County Council to re-tender on emergency basis|
|28 August 2018||Centrebus 40/40A: Kensworth, Whipsnade, Langdale Road, Lowther Road and Katherine Drive in Dunstable||New service incorporating Kensworth, Whipsnade, Langdale Road, Lowther Road and Katherine Drive in Dunstable|
|28 August 2018||Centrebus 34/35: Kensworth, Markyate, St. Albans||7:20am and 5:50pm journeys to / from Kensworth renumbered as Service 40 / 40A|
|29 July 2018||Red Rose 650: Aylesbury, Wing, Leighton Buzzard||Short notice registration to replace withdrawn Arriva service 650|
|28 July 2018||Whippet 75: Wrestlingworth, Croydon, Arrington, Cambridge||Service terminated. Cambridgeshire County Council to re-tender|
|21 July 2018||Centrebus 200: Luton, Dunstable, Whipsnade Zoo||Service between Saturday 21 July and Sunday 2 September only for school holiday traffic to zoo|
|6 July 2018||Wanderbus W5: Meppershall, Shefford, Clifton, Henlow, Stotfold, Baldock||Service reduced from weekly to run on 2nd and 4th Friday of the month only|
|16 June 2018||Centrebus ZA: Luton, Lewsey Farm, Houghton Regis, Dunstable||Service terminated by operator|
|16 June 2018||Centrebus AZ: Luton, Busway, Dunstable||Service terminated by operator|
|27 May 2018
||Centrebus X31: Luton, Dunstable
||Service withdrawn from Langdale, no service to Dunstable on Saturday
|27 May 2018
||Centrebus 231: Luton, Slip End, Woodside, Caddington, Dunstable
||Minor timetable changes|
|27 May 2018
||Centrebus 366: Luton, Welwyn Garden City, Hatfield
||Minor timetable changes
|16 April 2018||Centrebus ZA: Luton, Lewsey Farm, Houghton Regis and Dunstable
||To operate in both directions via Houghton Regis and Lewsey Farm to Luton interchange plus, including Galaxy stop|
|16 April 2018||Centrebus AZ: Luton, Busway, Dunstable
||To operate both directions Luton interchange to Dunstable on the Busway
|15 April 2018||Stagecoach 81: Bedford, Clophill, Luton
|15 April 2018||Stagecoach 73: Bedford, Sandy, Biggleswade
||Short notice timetable change, supported by Bedford Borough Council
|15 April 2018||Stagecoach 53: Bedford, Wooton, Cranfield
|15 April 2018
||Stagecoach 42: Bedford, Ampthill, Flitwick
|9 April 2018||Grant Palmer 68||Certain journeys extended from Stewartby to Ampthill.|
|12 March 2018||South Beds DAR service 74
||Service 74 will now serve Tilsworth village and no longer serve Goose Green (Hockliffe), but will still serve Hockliffe southbound. The change is due to the withdrawal of the Arriva 70 service. Download service 74 timetable (PDF 681.6KB) .
|12 March 2018||Arriva 70/F70/F77
||Service 70 withdrawn and additional F70/F77 journeys included in new timetable (PDF 913.2KB) . F77 will serve Stanbridge village to Luton, Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard and Milton Keynes.
|12 March 2018||Arriva 32/33: Leighton Buzzard, Brooklands, Weston Avenue and Roundel Drive
||Service 32 route will be revised and extended to Tilsworth and Stanbridge via Brooklands, Weston Avenue and Roundel Drive. Service 33 will be withdrawn. Download Arriva 32 timetable (PDF 722.6KB) .|
|19 February 2018||Grant Palmer service C
||Minor route change within Dunstable, with timetable revision.
|19 February 2018||Centrebus service X31
||Change to evening peak timetable to provide extra journey to Langdale Estate.
|28 January 2018||UNO Bus services C1, C10, C11 and C12||Revised route in Milton Keynes on Saturdays, additional journey to Bourne End and minor timetable changes. Route C12 extended to Innovation Centre.|
|1 January 2018||Centrebus service 96 and 96a: Letchworth - Arlesey - Stotfold
||Centrebus is the new operator of this service, which has a new timetable. See operator website (link opens in new window) for details.|
|18 December 2017||South Beds Dial a Ride service 43
||No longer serving Salters Way. Service 74 (below) will serve Salters Way. Christmas week timetable introduced. Call operator on 01525 220044 for more details.
|18 December 2017||South Beds Dial a Ride service 47
||Christmas week timetable introduced. Call operator on 01525 220044 for more details.|
|18 December 2017||South Beds Dial a Ride service 74
||New extension to and from Hockliffe/Dunstable. Timetable changes, including Christmas week timetable. Call operator on 01525 220044 for more details.|
|18 December 2017||South Beds Dial a Ride service 232
||Changes to the timetable, including Christmas week timetable. Call operator on 01525 220044 for more details.|
You can find bus timetables or plan your journey on the Traveline website (link opens in new window) for Dunstable, Houghton Regis, Leighton Buzzard, Biggleswade, Flitwick, Shefford and surrounding areas.