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Service Update: Hengrove Way Closure – 1st – 21st April (20:00 – 06:00)

Due to Hengrove Way being closed between the 1st – 21st April, between 20:00-06:00, for resurfacing, the A4 Air Decker service will be diverted in both directions. The service will divert via Bamfield and Whitchurch Lane and serve the stops along this diversion route. We will be unable to serve Filwood Green and Hengrove Leisure Park while the closure is in place. 

Journeys outside of these hours will operate as normal.

Service Update: 2nd April 2024 – 2200 to 0500 for 2 nights

Due to road closures on Dorchester Street and Westgate Buildings, our Air Decker service will be operating to a diverted route when travelling from Bath to Bristol Airport. 

From Terrace Walk, our service will divert ahead to North Parade Road,  Pulteney Road, Churchill Bridge and resume normal route till we reach Avon Street. We will then divert via James Street West, right onto Charles Street and left to Monmouth Place to resume normal route. 

During this time we are unable to serve our Westgate Buildings bus stop. All other stops will be served as normal

Bath Road Closure – 20/03/24 – 21/03/24

Due to the  closure of Bath road in both directions on 20/03/24, between the hours of 20:00 and 06:00 our Air Decker service will have to divert in both directions. Please see planned diversion below: 

Bath > Airport 

From Ellesbridge House, we will divert along the dual carriage way, left onto Durley Hill, around the roundabout at Keynsham Church and serve Keynsham Church. 

We are unable to serve: Unity Road, Memorial Park, Wellsway & Unity Road. 

Airport > Bath 

From the roundabout at Keynsham Church, we will divert via the dual carriage way and serve Ellesbridge House. 

We are unable to serve: Post Office, Memorial Park, The Talbot & Unity Road. 

Please use Keynsham Church bus stop during this time. 

 

Service Update: 06 March 2024

Due to a mechanical issue with one of our buses, we are unable to operate the following departures: 

15:00 hours service from Bath to Bristol Airport 

16:30 hours service from Bristol Airport. The service will start from Hartcliffe roundabout.  

We apologise for any inconvenience that this causes. 

Bath Half Marathon – Sunday, 17 March 2024!!

ALL ROADS NOW OPEN – SERVICE OPERATING TO USUAL ROUTE!! 

Due to the Bath Half Marathon taking place on Sunday, 17 March, there will be major road closures in and around Bath. Road closures are set to start from 09:00 to 16:00. Therefore, our Air Decker service will be operating as follows: 

Bath > Airport  

The last departure from Bath (Dorchester Street) to Bristol Airport will be 08:00. All other departures will then be commencing from the Globe roundabout whilst the road closure is in place. 

Airport > Bath

The last departure from Bristol Airport that will arrive into Bath (Dorchester Street) will be 06:00. All other departures from Bristol Airport will be terminating at the Globe roundabout. 

When the roads re-open our service will operate as normal. Should you have any questions or concerns, please email: airbus@bathbuscompany.com.