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Coronavirus - see the latest on how we're running

31st Mar onwards

Our buses may be running to revised timetables due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Please see our dedicated article for the latest information.

Reduced service on the 7

Today 07:30 - 09:00

  • Affected routes:
  • 7

There is a reduced service on the 7 because a road is blocked. The 07:15 Butts road departure is currently stopped running due to Coates road in sholing being blocked by a broken down car.
Further services may be diverted around estate if not cleared soon. We will keep you updated.

Diversion - Coxford Road closed between Maybush Corner and Warren Ave

27th - 29th Jan

  • Affected routes:
  • 7

B*7 on Diversion - Coxford Road is closed between Maybush Corner and Warren Ave due to emergency works from 26th January until works are completed (estimated 2-3 days).

Diversion on the 7

26th Jan onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • 7

Diversions are in place on the 7 because of a road closure. Coxford Road near Maybush Corner is closed, so Bluestar 7 is diverting between Wimpson Lane and Coxford Road via Romsey Road, Winchester Road and Warren Avenue in both directions. Unfortunately this means we cannot serve the Birch Road bus stop in both directions or the Maybush Corner stop towards Lordshill. Apologies.

Road Closure: Stoneham Lane, Swaythling - towards Eastleigh

26th - 29th Jan

  • Affected routes:
  • 2

Stoneham Lane is closed between Stoneham Way and Bassett Green Road towards Eastleigh only. Works expected to end on 29th January 2021. Buses are diverting via Stoneham Way and Bassett Green Road and we are unable to serve the Market Buildings and Bassett Green Road stops. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Overnight Road Closure: Jewry Street, Winchester

19th Jan - 1st Feb

  • Affected routes:
  • 1

Jewry Street in Winchester will be closed nightly from 19th Jan to 1st Feb between 20:00-06:00. In addition, the road will be fully closed over the weekends as follows:-from 20:00-06:00 Sat to Mon 23rd to 25th and 30th to 1st Feb both weekends. Bluestar 1 will divert via Winchester Train station and on to the bus station. Apologies

One-way Road Closure: Alma Road, Romsey

18th - 28th Jan

  • Affected routes:
  • 36

Alma Road in Romsey will be closed southbound from 22nd January to 1st February 2021. Bluestar 36, which was already diverting due to the social distancing in Romsey town centre, will divert towards Romsey between Greatbridge Road and The Hundred via Fishlake Meadows and Cuppernham Lane. Normal route otherwise.

Significant delays on the 6, 8, 9, 11, 12, X7 & X7R

6th Jan onwards

There could be significant delays on the Bluestar 6, 8, 9, 11, 12 and Salisbury Reds X7/X7R due to emergency gas works on Redbridge Causeway towards Southampton. SGN have indicated that these works have been extended due to complications and could last until the 3rd of February 2021. We apologise for any delays.

Diversion due to road closure: The Hundred, Romsey

26th Jun onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • 36

Please be aware that part of The Hundred in Romsey will be closed until further notice to allow for Social Distancing in Romsey town centre, affecting Bluestar 36.

From Greatbridge Road, buses will run via Dutton Road, Malmesbury Road, Alma Road and The Hundred to the bus station. Unfortunately this means we will be unable to serve stops at Priestlands, Malthouse Close and Church Street Post Office. Buses from Romsey to Lockerley are unaffected.

These disruptions could affect future journeys

Road Closure: Wallace Road, Weston

29th Jan - 12th Feb

  • Affected routes:
  • 17

Wallace Road in Weston will be closed 1st to 5th February 2021 due to roadworks. Bluestar 17 service will divert via Weston Lane, Newtown Road and Tickleford Drive to resume service at Ropley Close bus stop in Kingsclere Avenue. We apologise for this inconvenience.

Bus stop suspension: Kipling Court on Wallace Road, Weston

30th Jan - 12th Feb

It is not possible to use the stop at Kipling Court on Wallace Road in Weston because of roadworks between 1st to 12th Feb 2021.

Bus stop suspension: Portswood Waitrose - towards the City

5th - 12th Feb

  • Affected routes:
  • 2

Due to nearby roadworks, the Waitrose bus stop in Portswood (inbound towards the City) will be closed from Monday 8th February to Friday 12th February 2021.

Road Closure: St Mary's Street, Southampton

12th - 14th Feb

  • Affected routes:
  • 7

Diversion - Bluestar 7-St Mary's Street closed Sunday 14th February 2021 between 07:00-17:00. Buses will divert via Central Bridge in both directions