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Bus routes in York, England

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Bus routes in York, England

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This is a list of bus routes within the City of York. It includes all routes that are provided by major operators, it includes Frequent routes and Infrequent routes. The major operators that operate within York are;

Transdev York, First York, East Yorkshire Motor Services, Connexionsbuses, Arriva Yorkshire, Stephensons of Easingwold & Reliance Motor Services

There are services all around York to the Suburbs and out of York towards Leeds, Selby, Pocklington, Hull, Ripon, Easingwold, and to the Yorkshire Coast.

There is also services to Villages that a close to York, these areas may only have a service on certain days or at infrequent intervals.

There is also 5 Park & Ride Sites situated around York which are:

  • Rawcliffe Bar (2)
  • Askham Bar (3)
  • Designer Outlet (7)
  • Grimston Bar (8)
  • Monks Cross (9)
  • These Services run everyday with frequent intervals from 8-12 minutes


List of services in York: Click Here for a map of York Bus routes. Please note that if a route number is in Italic this means that the service is changing, see 'Upcoming Changes' below.

Service Operator(s) From To Via Notes
1 First York Chapelfields Wiggington Acomb Shops, Holgate, York Rail Station, New Earswick & Haxby
ub.1 electric Transdev York (Unibus Free Shuttle) University Of York (Student Union) University Of York (Student Union) Heslington Hall, Science Park, Sport Village, Heslington East & Halifax College Monday to Saturday during University Term Time
Sb.1 Transdev York (Unibus) University Heslington East Foss Islands Morrisons Heslington Hall, Boulevard & James Street University Term time only (inc. Saturdays)
Cb2 Transdev York (Unibus Clubbers Bus) York Rail Station York Rail Station Clifford Street, Thief Lane, Fairfax House, Heslington East, Fulford Broadway, Fulford Road & Nunnery Lane University term time only night service
2 Atkinsons Coaches Harrogate York Rail Station Starbeck, Knaresborough & Green Hammerton One journey Wednesday & Friday Evenings To/From York
2 First York (P&R) Clifton Moor (Early morning)

Rawcliffe Bar

York City Centre (Museum Street) Leeman Road 3 Morning journeys at 0648, 0658, 0708 start from Clifton Moor Oakdale Road towards Rawcliffe Bar & York City Centre
3 First York (P&R) Askham Bar York City Centre (Tower Street) York Rail Station
X4 EYMS Hull Interchange York Rail Station Ferriby, Brough, South Cave, Sancton, North Newbald, Market Weighton, Hayton, Kexby & Hull Road
4 First York University Heslington East Acomb Green Lane Heslington Hall, York City Centre, Dringhouses, Foxwood & Acomb Front Street Free travel between Wentworth Roundabout & Heslington East
5/5A First York Strensall Acomb Front Street Huntington, York City Centre, Leeman Road & Danebury Drive (5)/Beckfield Lane (5A)
6 First York University Heslington East Clifton Moor Osbaldwick, Tang Hall, York City Centre, York Hospital & Clifton Evenings to/from Osbaldwick Village
7 First York (P&R) York Designer Outlet York Rail Station Fulford & York City Centre
8 First York (P&R) Grimston Bar York City Centre (Piccadilly) Hull Road & Foss Islands (Towards York)
9 First York (P&R) Monks Cross Shopping Centre York City Centre (Rougier Street) Monks Cross (P&R), Malton Road & Hungate One evening journey from Monks Cross omitting Park and ride site
10/10A First York Stamford Bridge Poppleton Dunnington, York City Centre, York Rail Station & Boroughbridge Road 10A Via Dunnington Common Road (Ind Estate)
Transdev York Stamford Bridge Poppleton Dunnington, University of York (Hes' East), York City Centre & York Rail Station Evenings only
11 First York Bishopthorpe Ashley Park Bishopthorpe Road, Rail Station, York City Centre & East Parade Evenings operates via South Bank, Sundays operated by Transdev York
Transdev York Bishopthorpe York City Centre (Clifford Street) South Bank & Bishopthorpe Road, Rail Station (towards Bishopthorpe) Sundays & Bank Holidays only
12 First York Foxwood Lane Monks Cross Woodthorpe, Askham Bar, York City Centre & Elmfield Avenue Sundays & Bank Holidays operates Foxwood Lane to York City Centre, Continuing as Service 13 to/from Haxby
13/13A First York Haxby (West Nooks) Copmanthorpe (13)

Acomb (13A)

New Earswick, York City Centre & Holly Bank (13A) /York College (13) Sundays & Bank Holidays operates Haxby to York City Centre (13), Continuing as Service 12 to/from Foxwood lane. 13A no service.
13A Transdev York York City Centre (Clifford Street) Copmanthorpe York Rail Station, Dringhouses & York College Sundays & Bank Holidays only - Buses display 'Copmanthorpe 13' to stop confusion of Monday - Saturday service 13A
16A Transdev York Elmfield Avenue Acomb Green Lane Fossway, York City Centre, York Rail Station & Holly Bank Sundays & Bank Holidays only.
18A EYMS Holme-on-Spalding Moor York City Centre (Merchantgate) Bubwith, Wheldrake, Yorkshire Air Museum & Hull Road Sundays & Bank Holidays only
19/30E Reliance Skelton York City Centre (Theatre Royal) Rawcliffe, Clifton Green Lane, Burton Stone Lane & Leeman Road (towards York) /Bootham (towards Skelton) 30E to/from Easingworld runs via Rawcliffe Mitre, Rawcliffe Lane & Brompton Road, one journey round Skelton village.
20 Transdev York University Heslington Hall Acomb Front Street (Mon-Fri)

Clifton Moor Tesco (Mon-Sat)

University Heslington East, Osbaldwick, Monks Cross, Haxby, Clifton Moor, Rawcliffe (Mon-Fri) & Poppleton (Mon-Fri) Two journeys per day to/from Askham Bar Tesco Via Chaloners Rd (Mon-Fri)
21 Connexionsbuses (HCT) York Foss Islands Colton York City Centre, South Bank, Askham Bar Tesco, Bishopthorpe, Acaster Mailbis, Appleton Roebuck & Bolton Percy Some journeys operate to York The Stonebow only
24 Arriva Yorkshire York City Centre (Piccadilly) Askham Lane Rail Station, Holgate, Linsdey Avenue, Acomb Shops & Ascot Way Will arrive at Piccadilly as 27 changes number at Rail Station
26 Arriva Yorkshire Fulford Crossfield Crescent South Bank Fulford Broadway, York City Centre & Bishopthorpe Road Hourly between City Centre & South Bank
27 Arriva Yorkshire University Heslington Hall Railway Station Fulford Broadway & Fulford Road Returning journeys run from York Merchantgate
29/29A Stephenson's of Easingwold Easingwold York City Centre (Theatre Royal) Linton, Tollerton (29A), Shipton & Clifton Without 29A one evening journey to/from Easingwold
30/30X Reliance Thirsk York City Centre (Theatre Royal)/Askham Bryan College Easingwold, Shipton, Skelton, Clifton Without & York College College days only 2 Journeys operate to Colleges. 30E Variation 2 journeys
31/31X Stephenson's of Easingwold Helmsley & Kirbymoorside (31X) York City Centre (Theatre Royal) Easingwold, Shipton & Clifton Without
35/X35 Transdev York Holme-on-Spalding Moor York City Centre (Merchantgate) Bubwith, Escrick (X35), Wheldrake (35) & Fulford X35 operates York - Holme on Spalding Moor only - Service runs until 26/1/14 then replaced by commercial 18 by EYMS
36 Transdev York Elvington York City Centre (Merchantgate) Yorkshire Air Museum, Wheldrake & Fulford Some journeys extend to Railway Station
X36 Transdev/EYMS Pocklington York Rail Station Canal Head, Bielby, Everingham, Seaton Ross, Sutton upon Derwent, Elvington, Yorkshire Air Museum, Hull Road & York City Centre Peak times only
37 Utopia Tadcaster (Bus Stn) York City Centre (Clifford Street) Wighill, Catterton, Askham Richard, Askham Bryan & Askham Bar Tesco
40 Reliance York City Centre (Theatre Royal)/Askham Bryan College Crayke York Hospital, Sutton on the Forest & Easingwold Peak journeys operate from Askham Bryan/York College on college days only
42 Arriva Yorkshire Selby York City Centre (Piccadilly) Cawood, Naburn & Fulford
44 Transdev York (Unibus) York Sport Village York Rail Station Heslington East, Heslington Hall & York City Centre Free travel between Wentworth Roundabout - Sport Village
45/45A EYMS York City Centre (Station Road) Bridlington (45) University of York (45), Dunnington, Wilberfoss, Pocklington, Warter (45) & Driffield (45) 45A one evening journey to Pocklington via Hull Road
46/46A EYMS York City Centre (Station Road) Bridlington Univeristy of York, Wilberfoss, Pocklington, Market Weighton, Middleton, Tibthorpe (46A) & Driffield 46A operates to Bridlington only returning journey starts at Driffield
X46/X47 EYMS York Rail Station Hull York City Centre, Hull Road, Pocklington & Beverly (X46) /Cottingham (X47) X47 evenings and Sundays only
90 Coastal & Country Whitby York City Centre (Piccadilly) Ruswarp, Thornton le Dale, Malton & Hopgrove One journey to/from York Wednesdays only
142/143 Eddie Brown York City Centre (Piccadilly) Ripon Green Hammerton & Boroughbridge Connexionsbuses 142 Ripon - Boroughbridge School
180/181 Stephensons of Easingwold York City Centre (Piccadilly) Castle Howard Woodlands Grove, Sand Hutton, Sheriff Hutton & Bulmer (181) Connects with services 182/183/194 to Malton - through fares available
186 Morse Coaches Birdsall York Rail Station One journey to/from York Thursdays only
195 EYMS York City Centre (Station Road) Pocklington Hull Road, Elvington & Seaton Ross
196 EYMS York City Centre (Station Road) Aughton Hull Road, Elvington & East Cottingworth One journey to/from York Tuesdays only
197 Transdev York/First York/York Pullman York Rail Station Racecourse (Knavesmire) Nunnery Lane (Towards)/The Mount, Blossom Street (From) Racedays only
412/413 Eddie Brown & Connexionsbuses (HCT) (412 only) York City Centre (Piccadilly) Wetherby Acomb, Knapton (412), Rufforth & Tockwith (412)/Cattal (413) Connexions (HCT) 412 continues as X70 to Harrogate Via Spofforth
415/416 Arriva Yorkshire Selby York City Centre (Piccadilly) Riccall, Designer outlet (415) & Fulford
42-2 Utopia York City Centre (Piccadilly) South Milford Fulford, Naburn, Cawood & Wistow Some journeys change to 491 to Castleford (Xscape)
627 Arriva Yorkshire York City Centre (The Stonebow) Fulford School Heworth, Hull Road (Beeswing Towards Fulford & Archbishop Holgate's Sch towards York) & University One journey to/from Fulford School. School days only
637 Arriva Yorkshire York City Centre (The Stonebow) Archbishop Holgate's School Heworth One journey to/from Archbishops Holgate's School. School days only
647 Arriva Yorkshire Foxwood Lane/Belhouse Way Manor School

Piccadilly (Via 24 route)

Askham Lane & Beckfield Lane One journey to/from Manor School (Continues to Piccadilly). School days only
743 Transdev Yorkshire Coastliner Malton Leeds Infirmary Street York City Centre, Copmanthorpe, Tadcaster, Woodlands & M1 One journey to Leeds only (Early morning)
747 EYMS Pocklington York Rail Station Bishop Wilton, Yapham, Full Sutton, Stamford Bridge, Murton, Hull Road & York City Centre
748 EYMS Stamford Bridge Archbishop Holgates School Dunnington One journey to/from Archbshop Holgates. School Days only
812 Stephensons Of Easingwold (DalesBus) Easingwold Grassington York Rail Station, Upper Poppleton, Ripon, Fountains Abbey & Pateley Bridge Service restarts 20 April 2014.
840 Transdev Yorkshire Coastliner Leeds Whitby Tadcaster, York, Malton, Flamingo Land, Thornton le dale & Pickering Only certain journeys serve Flamingo Land and summer only, use Kirby Misperton and walk to main entrance (10 mins)
843 Transdev Yorkshire Coastliner Leeds Scarborough Tadcaster, York & Malton
844 Transdev York Leeds York City Centre/University Cross Gates, M1, Woodlands, Tadcaster, Copmanthorpe & York City Centre Day journeys operate to York City Centre with some morning journeys starting at Heworth. Most Sunday journeys operate from University Heslington Hall
845 Transdev Yorkshire Coastliner Leeds Bridlington Tadcaster, York, Malton & Fiely
875 York Pullman (DalesBus) York Piccadilly Malham York Rail Station - Knaresborough - Harrogate - Blubberhouses - Bolton Bridge - Skipton From 20th April 2014 Sundays & Bank Holidays
Tour (B) Transdev York (Citysightseeing) York City Centre York City Centre The Stonebow, Piccadilly, Clifford's Tower, Knavesmire, Rail Station, Museum Gardens, Exhibition Square & Foss Bank No service in winter season

Upcoming Changes

Change Date Service Operator(s) Summary of change
20/4/14 800 York Pullman Revised Route, Service no longer serves York and is operated by Yorkshire Tiger starting at Leeds
20/4/14 812 Stephensons Introduction of Summer timetable
20/4/14 823 Transdev York Revised Route, Service no longer serves York and is operated by Arriva starting at Selby
20/4/14 875 York Pullman New Service running a direct route to Malham replacing old route 883. This operates via York Rail Station - Knaresborough - Harrogate - Blubberhouses - Bolton Bridge - Skipton
21/4/14 29 Stephenson's of Easingwold Revised Timetable
21/4/14 31 Stephenson's of Easingwold Revised Timetable
21/4/14 181 Stephenson's of Easingwold Revised Timetable - extended to Station Avenue
21/4/14 412 Connexions/Eddie Brown Revised timetable: all journeys run by Eddie Brown are cancelled
21/4/14 42-2 Utopia New 491, 42-2 are combined into a single timetable. 491 Sherburn to Pontefract via South Milford, Brotherton and Castleford, departs Sherburn at 0905hrs returning from Pontefract at 1730hrs. Daytime journeys are removed. 42-2 Pontefract to York via Brotherton, South Milford, Sherburn, Wistow and Cawood. New journey from Ponefract to York departing Pontefract 1010hrs and returning 1600hrs from York to Pontefract. Between South Milford and York there is a new journey at 1340hrs from York and 1450hrs York to Cawood.
22/4/14 HB.1 Transdev Unibus This service will operate Monday to Friday and be a free service until 2014/15 Academic year 29 September 2014

The Route will be: Wentworth Bus stop 06.30, Library, Heslington Hall, Field Lane Heslington East Interchange 06.36, Hull Road, Tang Hall Lane, Hadrian Avenue 06.40 (all bus stops can be used), and any bus stop on Field Lane, Hull Rd or Tang Hall Lane. hb.1 will arrive at the Hospital at 06:55.

27/4/14 1 First York Revised Timetable
27/4/14 5/5A First York Revised Timetable
27/4/14 10 First York Revised timetable
27/4/14 13/13A First York Revised timetable
27/4/14 18 EYMS New commercial route replacing 35/X35 and EYMS 34. This service operates from York Merchantgate to Market Weighton via Fulford, Designer Outlet, Wheldrake, North Duffiled & Holme Upon Spalding Moor
27/4/14 35/X35 Transdev York Route withdrawn, replaced by new EYMS commercial 18
27/4/14 36 Transdev York Revised timetable: extended to Sutton Upon Derwent
27/4/14 195/196 EYMS Revised timetable: Most journeys terminate at York Merchantgate instead of York Station Road
8/5/14 186 Morse Coaches Withdrawn subsidy, service cancelled, 184 is amended to include areas not York
23/5/14 743/844 Transdev York Route Withdrawn after last journey to/from Leeds on Friday 23rd May 2014
24/5/14 840/843/845


Transdev Yorkshire Coastliner Introduction of Summer timetable. An extra journey a hour on 843 will be introduced between Malton & Leeds via York replacing service 743/844 between York & Leeds.
24/5/14 44 Transdev York Revised Timetable
24/5/14 SB.1 Transdev York Revised Timetable
1/6/14 10 Transdev York Revised Timetable: No longer serving Heslington East


  • Major Operators only

First York from 29th September 2013 (Fares Reduced)

  • Single (Adult) Between £1.00. £1.20, £1.50, £1.90, £2.20, £2.50, £3.00, £3.50
  • Single (Child) Between £0.80 (YoZone), £1.10, £1.30 (16-18 Unless Adult Fare is lower)
  • Concession, Free Travel from 9am on weekdays, Anytime on Weekends & Bank Holidays, £0.60 from P&R sites (after 9am on Weekdays and anytime on weekends & Bank holidays)
  • Day £2.00 (Child), £3.00 (Young Person 16-18), £3.70 (Adult) & £7.40 (Group)
  • Weekly (Adult) £12.00
  • Weekly (Child) £7.00, (Young Person 16-18) £10.00
  • Month (Adult) £44.00
  • Month (Child) £25.00
  • Annual (Adult) £444.00 (valid for a full calendar Year)
  • Seasonal Click Here

From 29th September 2013- First have lowered all fares expect Adult First Day. Return fares have been withdrawn due to single fares being reduced significantly or a First Day is the same price (if full route is travelled)

Park & ride fares from 12 January

  • Adult Return £2.90
  • Child £0.80 Single (2 children free with each adult)
  • Concession £0.80 Single from the Park & ride site only
  • Day Tickets are valid See First York from 29th September 2013 (Fares Reduced)

Transdev York

  • Single (Adult) Between £0.50, £1.20, £1.50, £1.90, £2.20, £3.00 & upto £5.00 on 35/X35/X36
  • Single (Child) Between £0.80 (YoZone) & £1.10. (£1.00 on Dalesbus)
  • Return (Adult) Between £2.00, £2.60, £2.90, £3.00, £3.50, £3.70, £3.90 & upto £5.00 on 35/X35/X36
  • Return (Child) Between £1.00 £1.20, £1.45 & £1.60
  • Concession, Free Travel from 9am on weekdays, anytime on weekends and Bank Holidays
  • Day (YoGo), £2.00 (Child YoGo), £3.50 (Child YoGo Plus), £4.00 (Adult YoGo), £5.20 (Adult YoGo Plus) & Unibus Day £3.00 (Unibus 44/Cb2/Sb1)
  • YoGo Plus offers Travel up to Holme on Spalding Moor, Stamford Bridge & Pocklington
  • Period (Seaonal) Click here

All York

  • Travel on All routes in York up to the York Boundary
  • All York £4.50, £9.00 (Family), £18.00 (Week) & Young Persons Day (YP) £2.30
  • For Fares of other operators contact them