Transport for Cornwall network update - 31st March

1 month ago Mon 26th Feb 2024

Cornwall Service Changes - From 31st March 2024 

Some changes to Cornwall’s bus routes and timetables come into effect from 31st March. Most changes are designed to improve reliability or are in response to passenger feedback. See the details below for these upcoming changes: 

Service

Operated by

Summary of changes

The Tinner (T1, T2)

First/GCB

A revised timetable will be introduced to improve punctuality.  Some journeys will be extended beyond Truro to St Austell partly replacing service 27.  Some T2 journeys will be renumbered T3 and operate the same route as the T2 between St Ives and Truro then will continue to Newquay partly replacing service 91. Go Cornwall Bus operated journeys will remain unchanged.

T2a

First

New Service operating between St Ives and Hayle.  This will replace the Sunseeker service that operated in summer 2023.  Note the start date will be Sunday 26th May.

T3

First

New Service running between St Ives and Newquay via Camborne, Redruth, Truro

Coast to coast (U1, U1A)

First

Revised timetable with through journeys at Truro reintroduced. Towards Newquay in Newquay Town Centre buses will operate along Trenance Road instead of Edgcumbe Avenue and Narrowcliff.  The U1 in Goonhavern will operate along the B3285 and Scotland Road serving Monkey Tree holiday park.

U1e

First

New service replacing evening journeys on U1a.  This service will also operate along the B3285 and Scotland Road serving Monkey Tree holiday park.

Cornwall Copper (U2)

First

A revised timetable will be introduced

U3

First

A revised timetable will be introduced

U4

First

A revised timetable will be introduced

2 2A

SC

Please refer to www.stagecoachbus.com for information

5 / 5A

GCB

No planned changes

The Mousehole

First

A revised timetable will be introduced with all journeys serving Alverton Estate

The

CAT

First

New Summer Service starting Sunday 26th May complimenting The Mouse!  A larger vehicle will operate on this service and will run between Penzance and Mousehole, Coastguard Hotel direct via Western Promenade Road.

6 6A

SC

Minor punctuality based timetable amendments.
Withdrawal of 16:53 departure from Bude

7
(Winter only)

GCB

This is a winter service only

8

GCB

No planned changes

9

GCB

No planned changes

10

GCB

Revised timetable proposed to increase running times during peak periods. Some journey will operate earlier or later than the current timetable

11

GCB

Revised timetable proposed to increase running times during peak periods.
Journeys operating between Wadebridge and Bodmin Parkway only will mainly operate via A389 Priory Road to serve Morrisons & Aldi stores. Some evening journey will operate through Latchbrook in Saltash

12 12A

GCB

12 Revised timetable proposed to increase running times during peak periods. Some journey will operate earlier or later than the current timetable
Some evening journey will operate through Latchbrook in Saltash to replace withdrawn Stagecoach service 2A. 12A 1510 departure from Callington CC has revised running times

15

GCB

No planned changes

16 16A

GCB

School Day journeys on 16A have revised running times

17

First

Service extended to St Just and Pendeen replacing Tin Coaster.  This service will also serve Heamoor providing a 30 minute service with service 17a

17a

First

New service replacing service 19 in Madron

18 - Now 17E

GCB

Journeys operated by GCB will be renumbered 17E.  Journeys operated by GCB will be renumbered 17E
The morning journey to/from Pendeen on Monday to Friday is withdrawn and will be operated by FK

The Tin Coaster

First

Withdrawn and replaced by service 17

19

First

Withdrawn and replaced by 17/17a

21

GCB

Revised timetable to improve punctuality in peak periods

22

GCB

Revised timetable to improve punctuality

23

TC

No planned changes

24

First/GCB

FK: New route only operating between St Austell and Fowey. Tywardreath and Castle Dore will no longer be served (see service 25). GCB: Revised timetable for journeys operated by GCB

25

GCB

Route revised to operate via Tywardreath and Castle Dore instead of Polmear. As a consequence, a revised timetable will be put in place across the whole service

26

GCB

No planned changes

27 (27 E)

First

Withdrawn and replaced by T1 and T2. Additional journeys operated by GCB renumbered 27E

28 31 428

TC

28: No Planned changes. 31: No planned changes

29

First

New Service replacing service 24 between St Austell and Mevagissey.  Monday 27th May additional Monday to Saturday evening journey introduced between St Austell and Mevagissey.

30

GCB

No planned changes

33

OTS

No planned changes

34

GCB

Revised timetable to improve punctuality

35 35A 63

OTS

No Planned Changes

36 36A

GCB

Revised timetable during peak & SD periods. The current 0830 from Truro will now start at Playing place. Passengers wishing to use this service will need to catch the
0835 36A from Truro and change at Playing Place. 36S: Revise timetables to improve punctuality

37 37A

GCB

No planned changes

38

GCB

Revised timetable during peak & school day periods

39  39A

GCB

Revised timetable to improve punctuality

40

GCB

Revised timetable during peak & school day periods

42

OTS

No planned changes

46

GCB

Revised timetable during peak & school day periods

48 49 (48 Sunday)

GCB

Revised timetable during peak & school day periods

50

GCB

Revised timetable throughout the day to improve punctuality

51

TC

The current 1632 departure from St Mawes will no longer run

56

GCB

No planned changes

58

GCB

Revise timetable operating a less frequent service.
Now running every 90 minutes.

59 59A

GCB

Revised route and timetable. service will operate every 90 minutes but will provide connections to Leader Road and RAF St Mawgan following public requests

60

OTS

No planned changes

63 64 65

OTS

No planned changes

66 466

TC

No planned changes

67

OTS

No planned changes

69 69A

OTS

No planned changes

70 70A 70B

GCB

Reintroduction of hourly Sunday service for the summer period

71

GCB

Revised timetable to improve punctuality

73 73A

GCB

This timetable has been adjusted to provide better connections to service 74. Journeys from Polperro will no longer serve Pelynt, to match journeys in the other direction

74

GCB

Revised timetable to improve punctuality. Journey via Ashton and St Dominick will run in the opposite direction to the current service. Short journeys to and from Pensilva will follow the same route as journeys to and from Callington

75

GCB

Revised timetable to improve punctuality

77 (77S)

GCB

Revised timetable to provide improved departures between Trago Mills and Liskeard with service 11

78 78A

GCB

No planned changes

79 79A

GCB

No planned changes

84

GCB

No planned changes

85

SC

Departures from Barnstaple have been advanced by 5 minutes and the Tavistock departures retarded by 5 minutes

85

GCB

This timetable was revised following the nearing completion of the A30 road scheme

88

GCB

Revised timetable to improve punctuality. Buses in Redruth with depart from the Railway Station stop (same as arrival) and operate via Alma Place and Fore Street when heading to Newquay

90

GCB

No planned changes

91

First

FK: 91 Withdrawn and replaced by new T3. GCB: No planned changes

92 (92S)

GCB

Minor timetable changes during peak periods

93 94

GCB

Minor timetable changes during peak  periods

95 95S

GCB

Reintroduction of Summer Sunday service

96 96A

GCB

Revised timetable to improve punctuality

97 97S

GCB

Additional journey at 1735 to Launceston from Camelford

114

TCB

No planned changes

115

TCB

No planned changes

117

TCB

No planned changes

119

TCB

No planned changes

128 218 219

GCB

This timetable revised to amend running times for journeys out of Budehaven School

217

GCB

Same as previous

218 219

GCB

No planned changes

220

GCB

No planned changes

223

GCB

This timetable was revised to improve punctuality. Departures from Launceston Tesco are generally 5 minutes later than current

304

Hopley's

No planned changes

176

GCB

No planned changes

306

GCB

No planned changes

315

Hopley's

No planned changes

371

GCB

No planned changes

372

GCB

No planned changes

373

GCB

No planned changes

405

TC

No planned changes

423

TC

No planned changes

425

GCB

No planned changes

426

GCB

No planned changes

450

SRB

No planned changes

451

SRB

This route will operate on a Wednesday instead of Monday, amended timetable to include Landrake

454

SRB

Update times

453

SRB

Service withdrawn

452
(was 451A)

SRB

Stays as is operating on a Friday only but is to be renumbered to 452

455

SRB

Service withdrawn

481 482

TC

No planned changes

484 485

TC

No planned changes

493

TC

No planned changes

494

TC

No planned changes

495

TC

No planned changes

496

TC

No planned changes

497

TC

No planned changes

499

TC

No planned changes

Land's End Coaster

First

Service will revert to full circular operation for Summer 2024. During Peak Summer months later evening journeys will be introduced.  Please check the date for travel as a different service level will be in operation through Summer.  The service will revert to Winter Operation from the 29th September.

Atlantic

First

Service reintroduced for Summer 2024 until the 28th September.  This year this service will also extended to serve Hendra Holiday Park and Quintrell Downs.  During peak summer months later evening journeys will be introduced.  Please check the date for travel as a different service level will be in operation through Summer. 

Falmouth

First

This service will not be reintroduced in 2024.

Sun Seeker (S2)

First

This service will be renumbered T2a for Summer 2024 operating between 26th May and 29th September only.  A new timetable will also be introduced.

G1

Gorran

No planned changes

G2

Gorran

No planned changes

G3

Gorran

No planned changes

G3

Gorran

No planned changes