Christmas & New Year's bus guide



We've sorted out our plans for the festive season early this year - so all you lovely folks can relax safe in the knowledge that we can make the going easy for you this Christmas and New Year. We've got buses on Boxing Day and we'll be around late into the night on New Years Eve.


Monday 24 December, Christmas Eve

A normal Monday service with last buses around 6pm. 

Check out the Christmas Eve timetable here


Tuesday 25 December, Christmas Day

No service. 


Wednesday 26 December, Boxing Day

A Sunday service.

No service on 20, skylink Clifton & amberline.

skylink Nottingham will run from the following times:

  • Nottingham 3.30am
  • East Midlands Airport 4.40am

indigo will run from the following times: 

  • Nottingham 5.13am
  • Long Eaton 5.55am

pronto will run hourly between Mansfield and Nottingham. 


Thursday 27 December 

A Saturday service, with last buses around 12am, except indigo, skylink Nottingham and red arrow which will run 24 hours.

royal derby will run a normal Monday to Friday timetable.


Friday 28 and Saturday 29 December

A Saturday service with nightbuses. 

royal derby will run a normal Monday to Friday timetable.

N12 will run as normal on Saturday 29 December. 


Sunday 30 December

A normal Sunday service. 


Monday 31 December, New Year's Eve 

A Saturday service with last buses around 8pm, we'll also be running nightbuses for you party animals!

Check out the New Year's Eve timetable here

No service on N12.


Tuesday 1 January, New Year's Day 

No service. 


Wednesday 2 January

Normal service resumes. 


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