Corona Virus Service Updates - Updated 04.05.2021 11/03/2021

Getting to where you need to be

Updated 23.06.2021

We are pleased to announce that we will be making the following changes from Sunday 27th June. 

905 - Service to resume between Cardiff Airport and Rhoose Railway Station via St Athan Monday to Sunday. 

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Updated 04.05.2021

We are pleased to announce that we will be making the following changes from Sunday 9th May. 

102 - Service will now be extended to Taffs Well.

106 - A earlier 0620 departure has been added from the Robertstown Hotel to Pontypridd. 

C8 - Service to operate every 30 minutes

X1 - Service to operate every 15 minutes Monday to Saturday, and every 20 minutes on Sunday's. 

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Updated 09/04/2021

Following the request of local authorities, the following services will change from Sunday 11th April 2021.

Taffs Well/ Pontypridd
111 - College journeys restored
Swansea / Powys 
T6 - Sunday service will resume 
14 - No change to Sunday but evening journeys restored
16 - Evening journeys restored
35 - Return to the normal timetable
43 - No change but extra school journeys added 
45 - Return to the normal timetable
46 - Return to School Day timetable 
54 - No Change
115 - Return to the normal timetable
116 - Return to the normal timetable
117 - Return to the normal timetable
118 - Return to the normal timetable
119 - Return to the normal timetable
X6C - Return to the normal timetable
TrawsCymru - T1C - Will operate from Friday 16th April and operate on Friday to Sunday only at present. 

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Updated 15/03/2021

Pontypridd Service 102

From Monday 22nd March the 102 service will return to every 20 minutes, this is to prevent potential overloads and to ensure social distancing is maintained. 

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Updated 11/03/2021

Powys Services

From Monday 15th March the T6, 62 and 64 services will return back to their normal timetables with the return of schools within the area. We will for now not operate the T6 on Sundays. 

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Updated 01/02/2021

'C2' Service is being temporarily suspended.

Due to the continued lockdown in Wales and the effect on passenger numbers, we are temporarily suspending the ‘C2’ service from the 8th February 2021 until further notice

We apologise if this causes any inconvenience.

Thank you. 

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Updated 18/01/2021

At the request of the Welsh Government to reduce our bus services, we will be making the following changes from Sunday 24th January. The following services will be affected; 

Cardiff & Vale of Glamorgan

X1 - Service Monday to Saturday to operate every 20 minutes with the last journey at 2200. Sunday service is unchanged. 

304 - Normal service during the day, with the last bus from Cardiff at 2105 Monday to Saturday. Sunday will also operate as normal however the last journey will be 2036 from Cardiff.  

C2 - Service to operate Hourly to Asda Leckwith but will operate every 20 minutes between Tesco Pengam and City Centre

 

Vale of Glamorgan

303 - Service to operate as normal throughout the day. The last service from Bridgend to Llantwit Major Monday to Saturday is 2155 and on a Sunday is 2307

304 - Service to operate as normal throughout the day. Last service from Llantwit Major to Cardiff Monday to Saturday is 2300. On Sunday the last bus from Barry is 2450

905 - Service Suspended

 

Swansea

14 - Evening service suspended. Sunday service to operate as normal. 

16 - Service Suspended

35 - Reduced Timetable, No Saturday Service

43 - Normal School Holiday Timetable

45 - Reduced Timetable Monday to Friday, No Saturday Service

46 - Normal School Holiday Timetable

115 - Service Suspended

116 - Reduced Timetable

117 - Service Suspended

118 - Reduced Timetable

119 - Service Suspended

X6C - Service Suspended

 

Powys

62 - Slight Timetable Change

64 - Slight Timetable Change

T6 - Monday to Saturday Reduced Timetable, No Sunday Service

T6X - Service Suspended

 

Pontypridd & Surround Area

1 - Reduced night service

101 - Timetable change but will remain hourly

102 - Service to operate every 30 minutes, late-night journeys suspended. 

103 - Slight timetable change but will remain hourly

104 - Slight timetable change but will remain hourly

105 - Service to operate every 1hr 30minutes

106 - Service to operate every 30 minutes (Coed y Cym hourly)

107 - Service to operate every 1hr 30minutes

109 - Service to operate every 1hr 30minutes

111 - As normal however 0815 and 1609 College trips will be suspended. 

600 - Late evening journeys suspended

A - Late evening journeys suspended

B - Service suspended

C - Late evening journeys suspended

C16 - Monday to Saturday timetable unchanged. Sunday late journeys suspended. 

C18 - Monday to Saturday timetable unchanged. Sunday late journeys suspended. 

C8 - Service to operate Hourly Monday to Sunday.

E79/S79 - Late evening journeys suspended. 

 

For timetables of affected services, please click on the route number for a downloadable timetable. All services will resume normally when advised by the Welsh Government. 

Services that are not listed above will not be subject to change. 

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Updated 15/01/2021

From Saturday 16th January, the T1C TrawsCymru service will be suspended until further notice. The last day of operation will be on Friday 15th January. 

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Updated 12/01/2021

Customer Notice – CASHLESS payment

From 18th January we will be operating CONTACTLESS payments only on all bus routes until further notice.

This means we cannot accept any cash on board; this will help protect our key worker drivers and yourselves.

You can pay for any type of ticket using the following payment methods:

  • NAT Group App (Click here for the apple app, click here for the android app)
  • ApplePay 
  • GooglePay
  • Concessionary cards
  • All Visa, Mastercard & Maestro contactless debit cards.

We apologise if this causes any unnecessary inconvenience.

As always, stay safe and only travel when essential.

Thank you for your cooperation.

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Updated 23/10/2020

The 62 and 64 Powys services will now operate as normal from Monday 26th October.

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Updated 21/10/2020

Following the announcement from the Welsh Government on Monday 19th October, bus services across our region will see service changes. The following services will be affected; 

Cardiff & Vale of Glamorgan

X1 - Late evening journeys will be suspended. 

304 - Late evening journeys will be suspended.

303 - Late evening journeys will be suspended.

320 - Saturday timetable introduced.

321 - Saturday timetable introduced.

 

Pontypridd and surrounding area 

102 - Late evening journeys will be suspended.

106 - All journeys to terminate at Pontypridd Bus Station with a revised timetable.

112 - Late evening journeys will be suspended.

C16 - Evening journeys will be suspended, adjustment to Sunday schedule

E79/S79 - Evening journeys will be suspended.

130 - Service Suspended.

600 - Evening journeys will be suspended.

B - Service Suspended

A - Evening journeys will be suspended.

C - Evening journeys will be suspended.

C18 - Revised Sunday Timetable

 

Swansea, Powys & Surrounding Area

14 - Service Suspended Monday to Saturday, Sunday Service Unaffected

16 - Service Suspended

35 - Reduced Service Monday to Saturday

45 - Reduced Service Monday to Saturday

43 - No change to normal service, school duplicates to operate as normal. 

46 - No change to normal service, school duplicates to operate as normal. 

54 - Service Suspended

115 - Service Suspended

116 - Special Timetable reimplemented service to operate 2-hourly

117 - School only journeys to resume

118 - Special Timetable reimplemented service to operate 2-hourly, journeys from Killay to Parkmill to continue as normal. 

119 - Service Suspended

20 - Service Suspended

T6 - Service to operate on Sunday service levels Monday to Saturday, Sunday service has been withdrawn. 

T6X - Service Suspended

X6C - Service Suspended

T1C - Service Suspended

For timetables of affected services, please click on the route number for a downloadable timetable. All services will resume normal 'current' service levels from Monday 9th November unless advised by the Welsh Government. 

Services that are not listed above will not be subject to change. This includes all school services.

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Updated 21/08/2020

From Thursday the 10th of September our T1C TrawsCymru service will resume operating on only a Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday initially, until further notice. 

The timetable for this will be updated under our 'Bus Services' page closer to the time. 
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Updated 07/08/2020

From the 16th of August, our X1 service has a new service timetable. 

The timetable for this will be updated under our 'Bus Services' page.
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Updated 31/07/2020

From Tuesday the 1st of September, all of our Swansea services will resume normal operation.

This will include the following services: 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 35, 45, 54 & X6C.

Further information about our Powys and T6 services will be available in due course. 

Timetables for this will be updated under our 'Bus Services' page. 

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Updated 29/07/2020

From Sunday the 16th of August, all our Vale services will resume normal operation.

This will include the following services: 303, 304, 320, 321, 89A and 89B.

Timetables for this will be updated under our 'Bus Services' page. 

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Updated 24/07/2020

The following changes will be effective on the following dates- 

  • New 118 Timetable from the 1st of August
  • New X1 Timetable from the 2nd of August

Timetables for the above services will be available under our 'Covid-19' page.

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Updated 23/07/2020

The following changes will be effective from the 27th of July - 

  • Sainsburys Newport bus reinstated. 
  • Asda Coryton & Cardiff Gate buses reinstated.

Timetables for the above services will be available under our 'Bus Services' page.

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Updated 15/07/2020

The following changes will be effective from the 20th of July - 

  • T6 – New timetable.
  • 62 – New timetable.
  • 64 – New timetable.
  • 117 - Current timetable suspended.
  • 45 – New timetable.

Timetables for the above changes will available under our 'Covid-19' page.  

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Updated 07/07/2020

The following changes will be effective from the 13th of July - 

  • 106 new timetable.
  • 101 back in operation.

Timetables for the above changes will available under our 'Covid-19' page.  

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Updated 30/06/2020

The following changes will be effective from the 6th of July -

  • 102 to return to every 20 minutes, and also to operate all the way through to Nantgarw.
  • 905 to restart, with a timetable designed to meet revised train timetable
  • X1 to increase to 30 minute frequency (Mon – Sat). Sunday unchanged
  • 901 new timetable to meet revised train timestable
  • 900 to restart (Blackwood shops)
  • Bro Edern school transport (810-812) revised timetable to match school times. (Search 'Cardiff school services' on our Covid-19 page)

The following changes will be effective from the 13th July -

  • 304 to operate hourly from Cardiff to Llantwit Major and two-hourly from Llantwit Major to Bridgend

Timetables for the above changes will available under our 'Covid-19' page.  

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Updated 23/06/2020

The following changes will be effective from Monday the 29th of June -

  • Cardiff School Transport - Please visit the 'Covid-19' page or click here - 'Cardiff School Services' & download timetable for all service times. 
  • T6 - Added 0805 Ystradgynlais to Swansea trip & 1845 from Brecon to Ystradgynlais. Also additional changes to each trip. 
  • 62 - New timetable.
  • 64 - New timetable, a new 0730 Upper Brynamman to Ystradgynlais. 
  • 43 - School day timetable.
  • 46 - School day timetable.
  • 35 - Monday to Friday Only.
  • 45 - Monday to Friday Only. 
  • 117 - will operate Burry Green to Bishopston Comprehensive school.

To view all service timetables above, please visit the 'Covid-19' page & search for the relevant service.  

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Updated 18/05/2020

From Tuesday the 26th of May services 102 & 106 will replace the 112 service Monday to Saturday following increased patronage and to ensure social distancing. The 112 will be unchanged on Sunday's.

From the 26th of May, services 103 & 104 will also now serve Sainsbury's, Pontypridd in both directions. 

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Updated 04/05/2020

Due to the withdrawal of the X5 and service FIVE on the 2nd of May please be aware that these services will no longer operate. 

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Updated: 17/04/2020

From Monday 20th April, the T1C TrawsCymru service will be suspended until further notice. The last day of operation will be on Sunday the 19th of April. 

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Updated: 16/04/2020

From Monday 20th April, the 404 service from Pontypridd to Talbot Green will be extended to Bridgend, following its previous route. The service will now operate two-hourly Monday to Saturday between Pontypridd and Bridgend. The timetable for this can be downloaded or viewed here.

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Updated: 07/04/2020

Following the change on the 901 Rail Linc service the 900 service will be withdrawn. The new 901 timetable has been introduced to match the latest TfW schedules. 

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Updated: 03/04/2020

At the request of the local authority the T6 will now only operate Monday to Saturday, with the Sunday service withdrawn until further notice.

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Updated: 01/04/2020

At the requst of the Welsh Government and the temporary withdrawl of flights from Cardiff Airport, the T9 will be withdrawn from 2nd April 2020. 

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Updated: 31/03/2020

Following the ongoing advice issued by the Government which recommends that all non-essential travel should be avoided, we need to adjust our timetables to match current demand and to ensure we can deliver our services. The following changes will come into effect from Wednesday 1st April and will be in place until further notice. 

Cardiff and Surrounding Areas

10 – Service Unchanged

X1 – Reduced to hourly Monday to Sunday

X5 – Peak journeys only

FIVE – Service withdrawn

89A – Service reduced

89B – Service reduced

303 – Late journeys removed, last journey from Bridgend 21:07 Monday to Sunday

304 – Additional journey added in the morning, to operate on Sunday timetable daily, with late journeys removed. Last bus from Cardiff to Barry 18:36.

T9 – Service to operate two-hourly with early morning and evening journey’s withdrawn.

905 – Service withdrawn

R1 – Sunday service unchanged

T1C – Unchanged

X8 – Hourly Monday to Sunday

320/321 – Service to operate on Saturday timetable daily

Valley Services

101 – Service Withdrawn

102 – Service withdrawn and replaced with 112 Via Coed-y-Cwm Monday to Saturday. 112 to terminate at Tesco Upper boat on a special timetable

103 – Service to operate every two-hourly Monday to Saturday 

104 – Service to operate every two-hourly Monday to Saturday

105 – Service to operate every 1hr 30 minutes on a reduced timetable

106 – Service withdrawn and replaced with 112 Via Coed-y-Cwm Monday to Saturday. 112 to terminate at Tesco Upper boat on a special timetable

107 – Service to operate every 1hr 30 minutes on a reduced timetable

109 – Service to operate every 1hr 30 minutes on a reduced timetable

111 – Sunday service unchanged

112 – Service to be extended earlier Monday to Saturday and to terminate at Tesco Upper Boat, Sunday service unchanged

404 – Service to terminate at Talbot Green, journeys between Bridgend and Talbot Green withdrawn

X38 – Reduced timetable to operate Monday to Saturday

C18 – Monday to Saturday reduced timetable, Sunday unchanged

C16 – Monday to Saturday service withdrawn, Sunday unchanged

900 / 901 – Unchanged 

E79 – Late journeys removed

A/B/C – Sunday service unchanged

S79/S80 – Sunday service unchanged

600 – Sunday service unchanged

89 – Sunday service unchanged

130 – Sunday service unchanged

1 – Sunday service unchanged

For services operating in the Swansea and Powys areas, these changes came in to effect from Monday 30th March. 

Gower Services

115 – Service Withdrawn

116 – Reduced service Monday to Saturday

117 – Service Withdrawn

118 – Reduced service Monday to Saturday

119 - Service Withdrawn

Swansea City Services

14 - Evening service withdrawn; Sunday service unchanged.

16 – Evening service withdrawn

35 – Service withdrawn

43 – School Holiday Service Implemented

46 – School Holiday service implemented

54 – Service withdrawn

Powys Services

62 – Service Reduced

64 – Service Reduced

T6X – Service Withdrawn

T6 – Sunday timetable implemented daily

For services operating out of Swansea Bus Station, due to the closure of these services will now operate from St Marys Church and Caer Street until further notice. 

 

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ALL SCHOOL SERVICES - Updated 24/03/2020 at 12:44

Our Cardiff School services are likely to finish very soon. We are NOT running buses to St Teilos, St Illtyds, Corpus Christi or Llanishen schools. Other Cardiff school services are running, but we expect to announce soon that these will stop running, following liaison with the local authority.

Newport school services will not operate.

T9

Will run normal timetable until 1900hrs. Journeys between 1900hrs and 0000hrs will be temporarily cancelled (as there are now no evening flights) from 28th March onwards.

905

Will run a Sunday timetable on all days from 28th March onwards.

X5 / FIVE

Mon to Sat: Route FIVE will be cancelled altogether.

Mon to Sat: Route X5 will run hourly.

X1

Mon to Sat: Route X1 will be reduced to a 20-minute frequency with some late journeys temporarily cancelled.

Sun: Unchanged.

X8

Mon to Sat: Route X8 will be reduced to a 20-minute frequency with some late journeys temporarily cancelled. Sun: Unchanged

303 / 304

Mon to Sat: Unchanged daytime timetable, but with some late journeys temporarily cancelled.

Sun: Unchanged.

10A

Service temporarily cancelled. 

89A / 89B

No change.

102

Mon to Sat: Route 102 will be reduced to a 30 minute frequency, but with late journeys retained on the existing timetable (subsidised).

Sun: Unchanged (operates as route 112 and subsidised).

106

No change

T1C

No change 

T6

No change

Swansea City services

No change. 

103 / 105 / 109

Mon to Sat: Route 103 will become hourly rather than every 30 minutes.

Mon to Sat: Routes 105 and 109 will become two-hourly rather than hourly.

404

Unchanged. 

X38

Unchanged.

 

For routes that doesn’t appear on this list, it hasn’t been changed.