Service Updates

We aim to keep you updated with any issues that may affect your journey. We will issue any updates the local operators inform us about. We will provide information out of office hours for serious disruption where possible.

Live Disruptions

Bus12 Alerts

Hunter Street, Whitmore Reans

Roadworks

Affected Services

5A5

Tuesday 5 June - Tuesday 11 July 2017

Hunter Street will be closed between the junctions of Hordern Road and New Hampton Road West to facilitate gas main replacement works. During this period Service 5/5A will be diverted via New Hampton Road West. Passengers should board or alight at the Service 6/6A bus stops on New Hampton Road West.

Alternatively, passengers for travelling to/from Hordern Road and the City Centre can also board Services 62/62A, which will continue to serve their normal bus stops in Whitmore Reans.


Reported: 22-05-2017 - 10:54


Bilston Road, Wolverhampton

Track engineering work

Affected Services

7953MM1

Sunday 11 June 2017 for approximately six months

Bilston Road will be subject to one-way traffic restrictions whilst essential engineering work is undertaken to the tram track. During this period Services 53 & 79 will be diverted. Midland Metro will NOT operate to The Royal and Wolverhampton St George's Metro stops.

Service 53 to Wolverhampton - Buses will be diverted via Parkfield Road and Rough Hills. Bilston Road will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the Hincks Street bus stop or at Wolverhampton Bus Station.

Service 53 to New Cross Hospital - Buses will operate to their normal route via Bilston Road, but certain bus stops may be suspended at times to permit work on the tram track to take place.

Service 79 to Wolverhampton - Buses will be diverted via Stow Heath Lane and Willenhall Road. Bilston Road will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at Hall Park Street bus stop or at Wolverhampton Bus Station

Service 79 to West Bromwich - Buses will operate to their normal route via Bilston Road, but certain bus stops may be suspended at times to permit work on the tram track to take place. In addition, certain journeys after 2320 hours may be diverted via Willenhall Road and Stow Heath Lane if Bilston Road needs to be fully closed for particular work to take place.

Midland Metro - Trams will operate between Birmingham Grand Central and Priestfield only. Passengers to/from Wolverhampton should change at The Crescent Metro stop with frequent Service 79/79E bus departures that will connect The Crescent with Wolverhampton Bus Station (Stand R). Alternatively, Bus Service 126 or trains from New Street Station will continue to provide direct links between Birmingham and Wolverhampton.

For more information visit www.networkwm.com/bilstonrd



Reported: 30-05-2017 - 11:08


Woodhouse Road North, Tettenhall

Roadworks

Affected Services

1

Monday 5 June - Friday 30 June 2017

0900 - 1530 hours, weekdays only,

Woodhouse Road North will be closed to facilitate carriageway resurfacing works. During this period Service 1 will be diverted via Henwood Road to Tettenhall Wood and via Woodthorne Road and Redhouse Road to Wolverhampton.

Service 1 to Tettenhall Wood - Passenger should board or alight at the Tettenhall Road (New Road) or School Road bus stops (NOTE: passengers for Regis Road and Wergs Road should remain on the bus as it makes its return journey to Wolverhampton).

Service 1 to Wolverhampton - Passengers should board at the School Road ('towards Perton') bus stops, or at the bus stops on Regis Road.

Journeys at all other times are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Reported: 31-05-2017 - 07:55


Coombes Lane, Longbridge

Roadworks

Affected Services

194749

Saturday 24 June and Sunday 25th June 2017

Coombes Lane from Longbridge Lane to Thurlestone Road will be closed on both days for utility works. During this period Services 19, 47 & 49 will be diverted. Coombes Lane will NOT be served.

Service 19 - Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Longbridge Lane, the hail-and-ride section on Thurlestone Road and Lannacombe Road, or at the Service 49 bus stops on Groveley Lane.

Service 47 - Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Turves Green, or at the Service 49 bus stops on Groveley Lane.

Service 49 - Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Longbridge Lane or Groveley Lane.

Reported: 16-06-2017 - 12:58


Harvest Road, Rowley Regis

Roadworks

Affected Services

208289

Monday 12 June - Monday 3 July 2017

Harvest Road
will be closed The Avenue and Cornfield Road to enable roadworks to take place. During this period Services 208 & 289 will be diverted.

Service 208 - Buses will be diverted via Brickhouse Road and The Avenue. Passengers should board or alight at the Knowle Road (Doulton Road) or Harvest Road (Fallowfield Road) bus stops.

Service 289 - Buses will operate direct via Powke Lane. Doulton Road and Brickhouse Farm estate will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the Coxs Lane, Powke Lane or Rowley Regis Hospital bus stops. 


Reported: 12-06-2017 - 08:46


Essington Road, New Invention

Roadworks

Affected Services

41

 Monday 19 June - Wednesday 5 July 2017

OVERNIGHT - 2000 - 0600 hours each night

Essington Road will be closed between the junctions of Lichfield Road and Sneyd Lane to facilitate carriageway resurfacing works. During these periods Service 41 will be diverted and will NOT serve Essington Road and the Hilton Road estate. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Lichfield Road or at New Invention Square.

Daytime journeys are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Reported: 12-06-2017 - 07:50


Small Heath

Eid celebrations

Affected Services

28A8A8C2860

Saturday 24 June to Monday 26 June 2017. 

At diverse times.

The celebration of Eid will take place in the Coventry Road, Golden Hillock Road and Waverley Road areas of Small Heath. As a consequence, Services 8A/8C, 28/28A & 60 may be subject to delays and diversions. Buses may operate via Small Heath By-Pass in order to avoid traffic congestion.



Reported: 19-06-2017 - 11:34


Long Lane, Blackheath

Roadworks

Affected Services

140241

Sunday 25 June 2017

Long Lane will be closed to all northbound traffic between the junctions of Malt Mill Lane and Nimmings Road in order to facilitate gas main installation works. During this period Service 140 & 241 journeys to Dudley will be diverted. This section of Long Lane will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the Shell Corner or Blackheath Market bus stops.

Journeys to Birmingham and Halesowen are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Reported: 19-06-2017 - 08:00


Hamstead Road, Hamstead

Roadworks

Affected Services

16W16A1646

Wednesday 21 June to Friday 23 June 2017.

0930-1530 hours


Sunday 25 June to Friday 30 June 2017.

0930-1530 hours


Monday 3 July 2017.


0930-1530 hours


Hamstead Road
from Spouthouse Lane to Green Lane will be closed for resurfacing works. During these periods Services 16/16A/16W & 46 will be diverted.

Service 16/16A - Buses will terminate at the junction of Hamstead Road and Old Walsall Road. Hamstead Road and Green Lane will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the old Hamstead Road turning circle (the Service 54 terminus).

Services 16W & 46 - Buses will be diverted via Scott Arms. Hamstead Road and Green Lane will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Old Walsall Road or Newton Road. IMPORTANT: On Wednesday 28 June and Thursday 29 June Service 46 will terminate at Scott Arms. Passengers travelling between Hamstead and West Bromwich should instead board Service 16W during these periods from the bus stops on Old Walsall Road.

Journeys at all other times are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Reported: 16-06-2017 - 09:35


Oxford Road, West Bromwich

Roadworks

Affected Services

4243

Monday 15 May - Friday 28 July 2017 

Oxford Road will be closed between Oak Lane and Lodge Road to facilitate drainage works. During this period Services 42 & 43 will be diverted via High Street and Dartmouth Street. Izons Road, Oxford Road and Oak Lane will NOT be served.

Passengers should board or alight at West Bromwich Bus Station or at the bus stops on Wood Lane.

Reported: 10-05-2017 - 13:15


Bells Lane, Wordsley

Roadworks

Affected Services

226267

Monday 27 March to Monday 26 June 2017

Bells Lane will be closed between Sandringham Place and Warwick Road to enable Severn Trent Water to carry out flood alleviation works. During this periods, Services 226 & 267 will be diverted via Sandringham Place and Sandringham Road. The Bells Lane/Sandringham Place and Balmoral Road/Kensington Gradens bus stops will NOT be served. 

Passengers should board or alight at the Bells Lane/Westminster Road or Balmoral Road/Braemar Avenue bus stops.

Reported: 20-03-2017 - 09:33


Harborne Road, Edgbaston

Roadworks

Affected Services

22232429

Sunday 25 June 2017.

OVERNIGHT - 1800-0600 hours

The Westbourne Road into Harborne Road turn will be closed to allow repairs to a water main to take place. During this period Service 22, 23, 23 & 29 journeys from Birmingham will be diverted. Passengers should board or alight at the Westbourne Road or Harborne Academy bus stops.

Journeys into Birmingham are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Reported: 19-06-2017 - 13:45


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Line Information

Line Status
Coventry via Birminghm Intl Good Service
Cross City Good Service
Snow Hill Good Service
Walsall Good Service
Wolverhampton Good Service
Hereford via Worcester Good Service
Liverpool via Crewe Good Service
Shrewsbury via Telford Good Service
Stourbridge Town Shuttle Good Service
Nuneaton - Coventry Good Service

Metro1 Alert

Bilston Road, Wolverhampton

Track engineering work

Affected Services

7953MM1

Sunday 11 June 2017 for approximately six months

Bilston Road will be subject to one-way traffic restrictions whilst essential engineering work is undertaken to the tram track. During this period Services 53 & 79 will be diverted. Midland Metro will NOT operate to The Royal and Wolverhampton St George's Metro stops.

Service 53 to Wolverhampton - Buses will be diverted via Parkfield Road and Rough Hills. Bilston Road will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the Hincks Street bus stop or at Wolverhampton Bus Station.

Service 53 to New Cross Hospital - Buses will operate to their normal route via Bilston Road, but certain bus stops may be suspended at times to permit work on the tram track to take place.

Service 79 to Wolverhampton - Buses will be diverted via Stow Heath Lane and Willenhall Road. Bilston Road will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at Hall Park Street bus stop or at Wolverhampton Bus Station

Service 79 to West Bromwich - Buses will operate to their normal route via Bilston Road, but certain bus stops may be suspended at times to permit work on the tram track to take place. In addition, certain journeys after 2320 hours may be diverted via Willenhall Road and Stow Heath Lane if Bilston Road needs to be fully closed for particular work to take place.

Midland Metro - Trams will operate between Birmingham Grand Central and Priestfield only. Passengers to/from Wolverhampton should change at The Crescent Metro stop with frequent Service 79/79E bus departures that will connect The Crescent with Wolverhampton Bus Station (Stand R). Alternatively, Bus Service 126 or trains from New Street Station will continue to provide direct links between Birmingham and Wolverhampton.

For more information visit www.networkwm.com/bilstonrd



Reported: 30-05-2017 - 11:08


Planned Disruptions

Bus6 Alerts

Wolverhampton Road West, County Bridge

Roadworks

Affected Services

529

Wednesday 28 June - Friday 30 June 2017

OVERNIGHT - 1830 - 0001 hours 

Wolverhampton Road West will be closed to all westbound traffic between Bentley Mill Way and M6 Junction 10 in order to facilitate carriageway resurfacing works. During these periods Service 529 journey to Wolverhampton will be diverted. Passengers should board or alight at the Primley Avenue or Bentley Road North bus stops.

Journeys to Walsall are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops. 

Daytime journeys are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops. 

Reported: 22-06-2017 - 14:48


Kingstanding Road, Kingstanding

Roadworks

Affected Services

937A33934935937

PHASE 1 - Monday 3 July 2017.

OVERNIGHT - 2000-0600 hours

KIngstanding Road from Kings Road to Hawthorn Road will be closed for resurfacing works. During this period Service 934, 935 & 937/937A journeys to Birmingham will be diverted. Passengers should board or alight at the Kings Road (Kingstanding Circle - Service 33) bus stop or at the Kingstanding Road (Hawthorn Road) bus stop.

Journeys from Birmingham are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.


PHASE 2 - Tuesday 4 July 2017.

OVERNIGHT - 2000-0600 hours

Kingstanding Road from Hawthorn Road to College Road will be closed for resurfacing works.  During this period Service 33, 934, 935 & 937/937A journeys to Birmingham will be diverted. Passengers should board or alight at the Hawthorn Road (Service 28) bus stop or at the Aldridge Road (Perry Park) bus stop.

Journeys from Birmingham are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.


PHASE 3 - Wednesday 5 July 2017.

OVERNIGHT - 2000-0600 hours

Kingstanding Road from College Road to Dyas Road will be closed for resurfacing works. During this period Service 33, 934, 935 & 937/937A journeys from Birmingham will be diverted. Service 33 passengers should board or alight at the Aldridge Road (Perry Park) bus stop or at the bus stops on Warren Farm Road. Service 934/935 & 937/937A passengers should board or alight at the Aldridge Road (Perry Park) bus stop or at the Kingstanding Road (Dyas Road) bus stop.

Journeys to Birmingham are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.


Reported: 22-06-2017 - 09:34


Hermitage Road, Solihull

Roadworks

Affected Services

S1X12

Tuesday 27 June to Sunday 23 July 2017.

Hermitage Road from Cornyx Lane to Lode Lane will be closed for the installation of new gas mains. During this period Service S1 & X12 journeys to Solihull will continue to Lode Lane via Moat Lane. Hermitage Road will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the Cornyx Lane or Lode Lane bus stops.

Journeys from Solihull are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.


Reported: 22-06-2017 - 13:09


Stourbridge Road, Woodside

Roadworks

Affected Services

246

Wednesday 28 June to Friday 30 June 2017
Monday 3 July to Wednesday 5 July 2017


OVERNIGHT - 1900-0200 hours

Stourbridge Road between Highgate Road and Avenue Road will be closed to southbound traffic in order to enable carriageway resurfacing work to take place. During these periods Service 246 journeys to Stourbridge will be diverted via Highgate Road, Waterfront Way and Dudley Road. Passengers should board or alight at the Pensnett Road or Dudley Road (Waterfront Way) bus stops.

Journeys to Dudley are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Journeys at all other times are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Reported: 19-06-2017 - 10:42


Navigation Street, Birmingham City Centre

Bridge inspections

Affected Services

126

Monday 26 June to Thursday 29 June 2017.

OVERNIGHT - 2200-0500 hours each night

Brunel Street from Suffolk Street to Hill Street will be closed to enable Network Rail to carry out bridge inspections. During these periods Service 126 will be unable to serve Bus Stop NA1 in Navigation Street. Passenger should board or alight at Bus Stop NS13 in Station Street.

Daytime journeys are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Reported: 19-06-2017 - 08:11


Harbinger Road, Pool Farm

Roadworks

Affected Services

3549

Wednesday 28 June to Sunday 2 July 2017.

OVERNIGHT - 1900-0600 hours each night

Harbinger Road at Bells Lane will be closed for resurfacing works. During these periods Services 35 & 49 will be diverted.

Service 35 - Buses will be diverted via Parsons Hill and Masshouse Lane. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Monyhull Hall Road or Shannon Road.

Service 49 - Buses will be diverted via Alcester Road South, Broad lane, Monyhull Hall Road, Parsons Hill and Masshouse Lane. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Maypole Lane or Shannon Road. Passengers for Druids Heath should change onto Service 50 at Maypole.

Daytime journeys are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Reported: 19-06-2017 - 08:01


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