Travel with us to this year's bonfire night fireworks!

7 months ago Fri 27th Oct 2023

get to bonfire night fireworks displays by bus for just £2

Leave your cars at home and catch the bus to a bonfire night fireworks display! Now that the £2 fare cap initiative has been extended, it couldn't be easier, plus single fares are just £1 after 6 o'clock! For some of the main events in the local area, we are providing extra buses to cater for the increased demand after the shows. Read on for full details:

  • Catch the Bluestar 1 to Winchester on Saturday 4th November for their fireworks, bonfire and food festival. Our service runs up to every 20 minutes and we will be putting on additional buses leaving Winchester between 20:30 and 21:30 after the display finishes. Find out more information here.
  • The fireworks display at the Ageas Bowl is returning for another year on Friday 3rd November and is said to be "the best fireworks party in the south"! Our Bluestar 14 service runs up to every 30 minutes to get you there and from the event and an additional bus will operate at around 8pm to provide additional capacity. Click here to find out more about their display.
  • Southampton Family Fireworks Display will be held at Mayflower Park on Saturday 4th November. All of our services that pass through the city centre can be used to attend this exciting event and we will have additional services running across our network to respond to the extra demand after the fireworks finish. You can find more information here.
  • Head to Hamble on our Bluestar 15 service on Friday 3rd November for the Hamble FC Fireworks night. Our service runs up to every 30 minutes and all buses between Netley and Hamble between 1730 & 1930 and from Hamble to Netley from 2015 till 2145 will have two vehicles  to provide extra capacity. Book your tickets here.

We recommend you download the Bluestar app where you can buy tickets, plan your journey and track our buses in live times. Don't fuss about driving or finding somewhere to park, catch the bus instead. Plan your journey with us today!