Increase in services from 8th March

3 months ago Thu 25th Feb 2021

Image of a bluestar bus with text reading 'increase in services from Monday 8th March on routes 9 and 18'

Good news! Some of our services will be increasing from Monday 8th March. See timetable increases below. 

Route Summary of changes Timetable
Bluestar 3

Buses will leave Eastleigh slightly later (every day), but run as now from Fair Oak onwards. Minor changes to peak journey times on Monday to Friday

Bluestar 6

The 0748 journey from Lyndhurst to Lymington will no longer continue to Priestlands School (pupils should use school bus 706 which is reinstated from this date) 

Bluestar 9

Will revert to every 20 minutes on Monday to Friday daytime, but Saturday and Sunday timetables will remain unchanged

Bluestar 18

Will increase to every 8 minutes during Monday to Friday peaks but remain at every 10 minutes off peak. Saturday and Sunday timetables will remain unchanged. Buses at 2327 & 2357 from Thornhill have minor amends every day


From Monday 8th March, all school buses will return to normal service apart from St George's School where routes routes 306 & 307 will be withdrawn. Barton Peveril College buses will restart on Monday 15th March.

As always, please remember to adhere to government advice when travelling. Don’t forget your face covering which is compulsory, unless you are exempt on medical grounds by law. To keep our drivers safe, please consider paying by contactless and our clickit2ride mobile app where you can instead of cash. Please remember to practice social distancing at all times. We also encourage customers to use our on board hand sanitisers, and to sit in the window seat when travelling.