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

Bus21 Alerts

High Street, Brownhills

Roadworks

Affected Services

10A937A3A

Monday 14 August - Wednesday 23 August 2017

OVERNIGHT - 2000 - 0600 hours

High Street will be closed between the junctions of Lichfield Road and Silver Street to facilitate carriageway resurfacing works. During these periods Services 3A, 10 & 937A will be diverted. High Street will NOT be served.

Services 3A & 937 - Buses will be diverted via Ogley Road and Lichfield Road. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops at Anchor Bridge or The Parade.

Service 10 - Buses will be diverted via Ogley Road. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops at Anchor Bridge or Chase Road

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

Reported: 03-08-2017 - 13:30


Walsall Road, Stone Cross

Roadworks

Affected Services

4M454H440

Tuesday 22 August - Thursday 31 August 2017

OVERNIGHT - 1900 - 0200 hours 

Walsall Road and the Stone Cross gyratory will be closed between the junctions of Hall Green Road and Beverley Road to facilitate carriageway resurfacing works. During these periods Service 4/4H/4M, 40 & 45 will be diverted.

Service 4/4H/4M - Buses will be diverted. Walsall Road between Tame Bridge Parkway and Beverley Road - including the bus stops on the Stone Cross gyratory - will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops at Tame Bridge (M5/M6 Flyover) or Thursfield Road.

Service 40
 - Buses will be diverted via Marsh. Jervoise Lane, Bustleholme Lane and Hall Green Road- including the bus stops on the Stone Cross gyratory - will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Hollyhedge Road or Crankhall lane.

Service 45 - Buses will be unable to serve Stone Cross. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Beacon View Road.

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



Reported: 16-08-2017 - 14:14


Solihull Road, Shirley

Roadworks

Affected Services

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Monday 24 July to Sunday 3 September 2017.

Solihull Road from Stratford Road to Danford Lane will be closed for sewer repairs. During this period Services 31, 49, 69 & S3/S3W will be diverted. Solihull Road will NOT be served.

Service 31 & S3/S3W to Solihull - Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Stratford Road or Sharmans Cross Road. Journeys from Solihull are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Service 49 to Solihull - Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Stratford Road or Danford Lane (Hollyfield Avenue). Journeys from Solihull are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Service 69 to Sainsburys Superstore - Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Stratford Road or Longmore Road. Journeys from Sainsburys Superstore are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.


Reported: 14-07-2017 - 10:10


Highbridge Road, Netherton

Bridge works

Affected Services

81

Monday 24 July - Friday 25 August 2017

Highbridge Road will be closed at the canal bridge in order to facilitate maintenance works. During this period Service 81 will be diverted via Pear Tree Lane. Lodge Farm estate will NOT be served.

Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Level Street or Simms Lane.

Reported: 17-07-2017 - 11:50


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


Bridle Lane, Streetly

Roadworks

Affected Services

937A7793593678

Monday 21 August - Sunday 3 September 2017

Bridle Lane will be closed to eastbound traffic between the junctions of Aldridge Road and Chester Road in iorder to facilitate telecom duct installation works. During this period Service 77, 78, 935 & 937A will be diverted.

Service 77 - Journeys to Sutton Coldfield will operate direct via Foley Road West and Chester Road. Blackwood Road and Bridle Lane will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the Service 78 bus stops on Foley Road West or the Service 935 bus stops on Chester Road. Journeys to Walsall are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Service 78 - Journeys to Sutton Coldfield will NOT serve Blackwood Drive and Lowlands Avenue. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Hunndred Acre Road or Hazelwood Drive. Journeys to Sutton Oak are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Services 935 & 937A - Journeys to Walsall/Brownhills will operate direct via Queslett Road East and Chester Road. Hundred Acre Road and Bridle Lane will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the Service 77 bus stops on Chester Road. Journeys to Birmingham are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Reported: 15-08-2017 - 14:39


Hordern Road, Whitmore Reans

Roadworks

Affected Services

5A5

Wednesday 16 August - Friday 1 September 2017

Hordern Road will be closed between its junction with Court Road and Tring Court to facilitate gas main replacement works. During this period Service 5/5A will be diverted via Farndale Avenue.

Passengers should board or alight at the Reansway Square bus stops or at Service 62/62A bus stops on Farndale Avenue.

Reported: 03-08-2017 - 13:57


West Heath Road, Northfield

Roadworks

Affected Services

27

Monday 21 August to Thursday 24 August 2017. 

West Heath Road at Station Road to Abbeydale Road will be closed to enable sewer repairs to take place. During this period Service 27 will be diverted. 

Passengers should board or alight on the Church Hill or Abbeydale Road bus stops.

Reported: 14-08-2017 - 13:33


North Birmingham

Gravelly Hill Interchange Roadworks

Affected Services

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The closure for roadworks of the slip roads on and off the Aston Expressway at Gravelly Hill Interchange will mean that until the end of August Services 110, X3, X4, X5 & X14 will be diverted via Lichfield Road. Increased traffic congestion will result in these services - as well as Services 53, 65, 66 & 67 - being subject to delays, especially at peak times.

In addition, displaced motorway traffic finding alternative routes to and from the M6 may also result in buses serving adjoining main roads experiencing delays at peak times - including Services 11A/11C Outer Circle, 51, 71, 94, X12, X51 & X70.

For alternative travel options, please consider using the Cross City and Walsall rail lines.

Reported: 13-07-2017 - 09:00


Nunts Lane, Holbrooks

Roadworks

Affected Services

13A13

Monday 14 August - Friday 1 September 2017

To allow for gas main replacement work to be carried out, part of Nunts Lane will be closed. During this period Service 13/13A will divert via Parkville Highway. Nunts Lane will NOT be served except for the Wheelwright Lane terminus.

Passengers should board or alight at the Wheelwright Lane terminus, or at the bus stops on Beake Avenue.

Reported: 14-08-2017 - 07:50


Waterloo Road, Bearwood Road, Bearwood

Roadworks

Affected Services

82

Sunday 13 August 2017
Sunday 20 August 2017
Sunday 27 August 2017
Sunday 3 September 2017

Waterloo Road/Bearwood Road will be closed on four Sundays between Beakes Road and Grange Road in order to facilitate carriageway resurfacing works. During these periods Service 82 will be diverted.

Service 82 to Bearwood - Passengers should board or alight at the Cape Hill or Bearwood Road (Bear Hotel) bus stops.

Service 82 to Birmingham - Passengers should board or alight at the Bearwood Road (Bear Hotel) or Waterloo Road (Edgbaston Road) bus stops.

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



Reported: 11-08-2017 - 08:51


Broad Lane, Eastern Green

Roadworks

Affected Services

10

Friday 11 August - Friday 1 September 2017

Part of Broad Lane will be closed for roadworks. During this period Service 10 will be diverted via Sutton Avenue. Upper Eastern Green Lane (between Sutton Avenue and Hockley Lane), Hockley Lane, Broad Lane (between Hockley Lane and Farcroft Avenue) and Farcroft Avenue will NOT be served.

Passengers should board or alight at the Sutton Avenue (Moyle Crescent or Sutton Avenue) bus stops. Passengers may also remain on the bus and alight on the inward journey if they so wish.

Reported: 11-08-2017 - 10:07


Green Lane, Leamore

Roadworks

Affected Services

X51

Sunday 23rd July - Sunday 3rd September 2017

Green Lane will be closed to southbound traffic between the junctions of Beatrice Street and Leamore Lane to facilitate gas main renewal works. During this period Service X51 journeys to Birmingham will be diverted via Leamore Lane and Stephenson Avenue. Passengers should board or alight at the Addenbrook Street or Rayboulds Bridge bus stops.

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



Reported: 12-07-2017 - 14:05


Compton Road, Wolverhampton

Roadworks

Affected Services

10A10B10

Monday 21 August - Friday 25 August 2017

0900 - 1600 hours 

Compton Road will be closed between the junctions of Haden Hill and Larches Lane to facilitate gas main replacement works. During this period Services 9 & 10/10A/10B will be diverted. Passengers should board or alight at the Chapel Ash or Compton Road (Avenue Road) bus stops.

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

Reported: 24-07-2017 - 11:41


Causeway Green Road, Causeway Green

Roadworks

Affected Services

49

Sunday 20 August 2017
Sunday 27 August 2017

Causeway Green Road will be closed between Pool Lane and Grafton Road on three Sundays in order to facilitate carriageway resurfacing works. During these periods Service 49 will be diverted via Whiteheath. Causeway Green Road west of Wolverhampton Road, Grafton Road and Lansdowne Road will NOT be served

Service 49 to Brandhall - Passengers should board or alight at the Causeway Green Road (Windsor Road) bus stop or the bus stops on Hurst Green Road.

Service 49 to West Bromwich - Passengers should board or alight at the Wolverhampton Road (Service 126 'towards Birmingham' - outside HiQ tyres) bus stop or the bus stops on Hurst Green Road.

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

Reported: 08-08-2017 - 08:18


Pleck Road, Walsall

Roadworks

Affected Services

3353639

Sunday 23 July - Sunday 3 September 2017

Pleck Road will be closed to southbound traffic between Bridgeman Street and Rollingmill Street to facilitate gas main renewal works. During this period Service 36, 39 & 335 journeys from Walsall will be diverted.

Services 36 & 335 to Alumwell - Buses will unable to serve the Manor Hospital bus terminus. Passengers should board or alight instead at a temporary bus stop on Moat Road. Journeys into Walsall are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Service 39 to Darlaston - Buses will unable to serve the Manor Hospital bus terminus. Passengers should board or alight instead at the Pleck Road (Ida Road) bus stop. Journeys into Walsall are unaffected and will continue to serve their normal bus stops.

Reported: 13-07-2017 - 10:33


Sandbeds Road, Willenhall

Roadworks

Affected Services

28E326

Sunday 23 July to Thursday 31 August 2017

Sandbeds Road will be closed due to roadworks. During this period Services 28E & 326 will be diverted via Ashmore Lake Way, Ashmore Lake Road, Lucknow Road and Mill Lane. Sandbeds Road will NOT be served.

Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Charles Street, the Service 41 bus stops on Ashmore Lake Road and Lucknow Road, or the bus stops on High Road.

Reported: 10-07-2017 - 08:22


Court Lane, Perry Common

Roadworks

Affected Services

66

Monday 14 August 2017 to Monday 11 September 2017.

Court Lane from Goosemoor Lane to Chester Road will be closed to enable flood alleviation works to be undertaken. During this period Service 66 will be diverted. Court Lane will NOT be served.

Passengers should board or alight at the Goosemoor Lane or Chester Road bus stops.

Reported: 07-08-2017 - 12:58


Brierley Lane, Princes End

Roadworks

Affected Services

43

Wednesday 9 August - Friday 25 August 2017

Brierley Lane will be closed between the junctions of Batmans Hill Road and Wesley Street to facilitate sewer connection works. During this period Service 43 will be diverted via Daisy Street and Ash Street. Wilkinson Avenue and Bank Street will NOT be served.

Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Batmanshill Road or the Service 82 bus stops on Bank Street, Ash Street and Highfields Road.

Reported: 02-08-2017 - 10:01


Warstones Road, Penn Fields

Roadworks

Affected Services

2

Thursday 24 August 2017

0930 - 1530 hours

Warstones Road will be closed between the junctions of Coalway Road and Warstones Drive to facilitate carriageway resurfacing works. During these periods Service 2 will be diverted via Leasowes Drive. The bus stops at Warstones Drive shops will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the Service 4 bus stops on Leasowes Drive.

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

Reported: 15-08-2017 - 10:44


Golden Hillock Road, Small Heath

Roadworks

Affected Services

8A8C28A

Monday 7 August to Saturday 6 November 2017. 

Golden Hillock Road from Coventry Road to Glover Road will be closed for gas main installation works. During this period Services 8A/8C Inner Circle  & 28A will be diverted.

Services 8A/8C - Buses will be diverted via Small Heath By-Pass. This section of Golden Hillock Road will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the Muntz Street or Small Heath Rail Station bus stops.

Service 28A - Buses will be diverted via Coventry Road. Oldknow Road, Waverley Road and Glover Street will NOT be served. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Jenkins Street or the Service 60 bus stops on Coventry Road.

Reported: 07-08-2017 - 00:06


Train1 Alert

Delays to services at Birmingham New Street

Due to a fault with the signalling system at Birmingham New Street:Impact:Train services running through this station may be delayed by up to 10 minutes. Disruption is expected until 13:30 23/08.Additional Information:.For live updates (between 07:00 and 19:00) please follow us on Twitter . @LondonMidlandHave you been affected by this today and has your London Midland journey been delayed by 30 minutes or more? If it has been we think you ought to be compensated whether it's our fault or not. .Delay Repay helps you claim compensation simply and quickly - Visit: http://www.londonmidland.com/contact-us/contact-us/delay-repay/

Reported: 12:34:59 23/08/2017

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

Bus3 Alerts

Small Heath

Eid Prayer Festival

Affected Services

28A8A8CX1X21760

Thursday 31 August - Friday 1 September 2017

Approximately 0700-1800 hours


The Eid Prayer Festival will take place in Small Heath Park on these days. Whilst no diversions to bus routes are planned, it is possible that Services 8A/8C Inner Circle, 17, 28A, 60, X1 & X2 may be subject to delays during these periods when traffic builds.

Passengers are therefore advised to allow extra time for their journey.

Reported: 17-08-2017 - 08:58


Woodway Lane, Walsgrave

Roadworks

Affected Services

178A788A20A8

Tuesday 29 August - Saturday 2 September 2017 


Woodway Lane
will be closed for roadworks. During this period Services 1, 8/8A, 20A & 78/78A will be diverted. Woodway Lane will NOT be served between Hinckley Road and Henley Road.

Service 1 - Buses will operate direct via Hinckley Road, Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Ansty Road or Brades Drive.

Services 8/8A - Buses will be diverted via Hinckley Road, Wigston Road and Narberth Way. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Ansty Road or at the Woodway Walk bus stops.

Services 20A, 78/78A - Buses will be diverted via Hinckley Road, Wigston Road and Narberth Way. Passengers should board or alight at the bus stops on Ansty Road or Henley Road


Reported: 28-07-2017 - 14:21


Rea Street, Birmingham City Centre

Roadworks

Affected Services

235313550

Tuesday 29 August to Wednesday 30 August 2017.

OVERNIGHT - 2000-0600 hours

The slip road from High Street into Rea Street will be closed to allow resurfacing works to take place. During these periods Services 2, 3, 5, 31, 35 & 50 will be diverted. Rea Street and the Bradford Street (Birchall Street bus stops will NOT be served.

Services 2, 3, 5, 31 & 50 - Passengers should board or alight at the Digbeth or Bradford Street (Alcester Street) bus stops.

Service 35 - Passengers should board or alight at the Digbeth or Barford Street bus stop.

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

Reported: 21-08-2017 - 14:10


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