NEW BUS SERVICES LINKING NEARBY RURAL COMMUNITIES WITH BICESTER FROM MONDAY 1 JULY

New bus services starting on Monday July 1st will restore timetabled public transport coverage to many villages to the north of Bicester.  Operated by Ability CIC with financial support from Oxfordshire County Council, services 81 and 82 will operate on Monday to Saturday offering three off-peak return trips plus early morning and early evening facilities.  Additionally, new service 108 journeys will supplement the existing provision between Langford Village and Bicester Town Centre, giving a total of four trips in each direction on Monday to Friday.  The communities covered by each service are as follows:

Service 81

Ardley-Bucknell-Caversfield-Fewcott-Fritwell-Somerton-Souldern-Stoke Lyne

Service 81 timetable FROM 1 JULY

Service 82

Caversfield-Cottisford-Finmere-Fringford-Hethe-Mixbury-Newton Purcell-Stratton Audley

Service 82 timetable FROM 1 JULY

Service 108

Langford Village

Service 108 timetable FROM 1 JULY

Timetables are attached and can also be found at www.traveline.info.  Journeys featuring these services can be planned on Traveline by using a travel date of 1 July or later. Please get in touch if you have any queries.

Best wishes,

Tim

Tim Darch

Public Transport Planner

Environment and Place

Oxfordshire County Council | County Hall | Oxford | OX1 1ND

Mobile: 07759 311540

Email: tim.darch@oxfordshire.gov.uk

www.oxfordshire.gov.uk

Normal working days: Monday to Thursday