Please find below brief details of forthcoming changes to passenger transport services in Suffolk.
The changes have been summarised as it is not practical to record every change.
You can view a copy of the new timetable by clicking on the service number.
Timetables shown here are subject to change up until the date the service commences.
Date of Change
|Southwold – Reydon – Southwold||Southwold Town Council||This service will now serve outside Oaklands Residential Homes therefore timetable has been revised. There will also be two direct afternoon journeys to Reydon, Adnams Distribution Centre departing from Southwold, Kings Head.||06.09.2017|
|Newmarket – Teversham – Cambridge||Whippet Coaches||This service has been withdrawn.||02.09.2017|
|Ipswich Town Centre - Whitehouse - Asda||Ipswich Buses||Journeys will now serve Anglia Retail Park and no longer exit via Bury Road/Norwich Road but will instead go via Goddard Road East/White House Road. This has resulted in a revised timetable.||03.09.2017|
|Newmarket - Burwell - Cambridge||Stagecoach in Cambridge||There are minor changes to the timetable only.||03.09.2017|
|Bury St Edmunds - Newmarket - Cambridge||Stagecoach in Cambridge||There are changes to the timetable for this service. Most journeys will operate 10 minutes earlier. Additional journey at 18:30 ex Newmarket to Bury St Edmunds and 19:00 ex Bury St Edmunds to Newmarket.||03.09.2017|
|Cambridge - Newmarket - Ely||Stagecoach in Cambridge||There are changes to the timetable for this service. Most journeys will operate 10 minutes earlier. The last journey from Ely to Newmarket will run 10 minutes later, departing at 18:00.||03.09.2017|
|Southwold – Kessingland – Lowestoft||First in Norfolk & Suffolk||Minor changes to school journeys in the afternoon.||03.09.2017|
|Lowestoft – Oulton Broad – Burnt Hill||First in Norfolk & Suffolk||Minor changes to the timetable, journeys will now operate 10 minutes earlier.||03.09.2017|
|Lowestoft – Carlton Colville||First in Norfolk & Suffolk||Route amended to also serve Castleston Avenue. Minor timetable changes.||03.09.2017|
|Cowlinge – The Thurlows – Haverhill||Stephensons of Essex||The school service has been withdrawn.||03.09.2017|
|Great Bricett - Battisford - Stowmarket High School||First in Norfolk & Suffolk||The afternoon journey will now depart 20 minutes earlier than previously.||03.09.2017|
|Halesworth – Bungay High School||First in Norfolk & Suffolk||The route will no longer serve Bungay sixth form.||03.09.2017|
|Sudbury – Great Cornard – Sudbury||Beestons|
This service has been withdrawn and replaced by service 91. See below for more details.
|Kessingland – Lowestoft – Great Yarmouth||Anglian|
There are minor changes to the timetable only.
|Thetford - Barnham - Ingham - Bury St Edmunds||Coach Services|
Route will no longer serve Icknield Way, Fulmerston Road, Kimms Belt as the roads are no longer suitable for large vehicles. Journeys will instead go via Bury Road and London Road.
|Ipswich – Hadleigh – Sudbury||Beestons & Hadleigh Community Transport Group|
Route has changed to cover areas in Gt Cornard previously included in service 5. This service will now operate every two hours. Additionally, service 91C will operate as part of service 91.
|Ipswich - Capel St Mary - East Bergholt - Colchester||Ipswich Buses||Service 93 will no longer serve Great Wenham and Holton St Mary villages. Service X93 will depart/terminate at Railway Station, Ipswich. Timetable has been changed throughout all services except Service 94A journeys which remains the same.||04.09.2017|
|Ipswich - Claydon - Mendlesham/Debenham - Eye - Diss||Galloway|
There are changes to the route and timetable. Services will not serve ASDA in Ipswich. There is only one journey going via Mickfield towards Diss. The number of journeys in either direction have reduced.
Please note, this version of the timetable will only operate until 10 September. From 11 September it will revert to the previous route/timetable. For timetable see below.
|Sudbury – Long Melford – Glemsford – Clare – Haverhill||Beestons||The off-peak journeys times from Sudbury on Monday – Saturdays have changed. The 15:20 schooldays only journey from Ormiston Sudbury Academy has been withdrawn.||04.09.2017|
|Combs Ford – Stowupland High School||Ipswich Buses||One return journey will operate between Combs Ford and Stowupland High School on school days only.||04.09.2017|
|Gt Bricett – Stowmarket High School||Ipswich Buses||The afternoon journey will no longer serve Great Blakenham. The timetable has been amended due to change in session times at Stowmarket High School.||04.09.2017|
|Willisham Tye – Stowmarket High School||Ipswich Buses||The timetable has been amended due to change in session times at Stowmarket High School.||04.09.2017|
|Sudbury Town Service||Felix Taxis||The 08:00 and 15:00 departure will now operate during school holidays only. No other changes to the route or timetable.||04.09.2017|
|Sudbury – Long Melford Circular||Felix Taxis||The 1533 departure will now operate during school holidays only. No other changes to the route or timetable.||04.09.2017|
|Lakenheath – Mildenhall – Bury St Edmunds||Mulleys||Minor changes to the route and timetable.||04.09.2017|
Connecting Communities Forest Heath
|Forest Heath Area||The Voluntary Network||The area has been extended to include Thurston.||04.09.2017|
|Gt Cornard – Sudbury – Long Melford||Chambers||These journeys have been withdrawn and replaced with service SC702 schools only service.||05.09.2017|
|Reydon - Halesworth - Yoxford - Thomas Mills High School||Whincop||For use by Thomas Mills students only. All journeys will now extend from Holton to Blyford and Reydon.||05.09.2017|
|Colchester – Leavenheath – Sudbury||Chambers||Minor changes to route and timetable for some school days only journeys.||06.09.2017|
|Clare – Hartest – Horringer – Bury St Edmunds||Chambers||Minor changes to timetable.||06.09.2017|
|Sudbury – Long Melford – Bury St Edmunds||Chambers||Minor changes to timetable.||06.09.2017|
|Colchester - Sudbury - Bury St Edmunds||Chambers||Revised running times for certain journeys. New 757 service operating on schooldays only.||06.09.2017|
|Ravenswood – Holbrook Academy||Suffolk Norse||New schools service operating one return journey between Ravenswood and Holbrook Academy.||06.09.2017|
|Gt Waldingfield – Ormiston Sudbury Academy||Chambers||New schools service operating one return journey between Gt Waldingfield and Ormiston Sudbury Academy.||06.09.2017|
|Kessingland – Sir John Leman High School||BorderBus||Route and timetable revised. Will now operate to Kessingland via Ellough industrial estate and Mutford and will no longer serve Lowestoft. See SJL2 and SJL4 for alternative routes to Lowestoft.||06.09.2017|
|Normanston - Gunton - Sir John Leman School||BorderBus||Minor changes to route and timetable.||06.09.2017|
|Carlton Colville – Sir John Leman High School||BorderBus||Route has been changed in Lowestoft and will now serve Ribblesdale and Stradbroke Road instead of Castleton Avenue and Long Road.||06.09.2017|
|Carlton Colville – Sir John Leman High School||BorderBus||Route has been extended in Lowestoft to also serve Elm Tree Road and Cotmer Road. Minor changes to the timetable.||06.09.2017|
|Carlton Colville – Sir John Leman High School||BorderBus||Route has been amended and no longer serves Southwold. Instead, it travels directly to Carlton Colville via the A146. For journeys to Mutford and Kessingland please see service SJL1.||06.09.2017|
|Oulton Broad – Sir John Leman High School||BorderBus||The morning journey will depart Lowestoft 4 minutes earlier. No changes to the route.||06.09.2017|
|Wangford - Wrentham – North Cove – Sir John Leman High School||BorderBus||New service operating between Wangford, Wrentham, North Cove and Sir John Leman School. One return journey on schooldays only.||06.09.2017|
|Ipswich - Chelmondiston/Holbrook - Shotley Gate||Ipswich Buses/First in Norfolk & Suffolk||Sunday and Bank Holiday journeys have been revised and will now be operated by First in Norfolk and Suffolk (Previously Hadleigh Community Transport).||10.09.2017|
|Ipswich – Claydon – Mendlesham/Debenham - Thorndon – Eye – Diss||Galloway||Route and timetable will revert to the previous version.||11.09.2017|
|Haverhill – Kedington – Poslingford||Stephensons of Essex||This schooldays service has been withdrawn as a public bus service but will continue to be available to school pupils.||17.09.2017|
|Southwold - Halesworth - Bungay - Norwich||Anglian Bus||There are route changes for all services in Bungay therefore timetable has been revised. Sunday service has been renumbered to Service 87.||17.09.2017|
|Lowestoft - Gorleston - Great Yarmouth - Martham||First in Norfolk & Suffolk||Revised timetable for the winter period.||24.09.2017|
|Haverhill – Linton – Cambridge||Stagecoach in Cambridge||There are minor changes to the timetable. School Day and Not School Day variants have been removed for Service 13, 13A and X13. Service 13 Sunday journeys from Haverhill to Cambridge direction will now operate 5 minutes later.||24.09.2017|
|Diss – Thetford – West Suffolk College (Bury St Edmunds)||Simonds of Botesdale||There are minor changes to the timetable only. 07:40 ex. Diss will now depart 10 minutes earlier (at 07:30) to avoid large volume of traffic. Return journey will remain the same. This service operates on College Days only.||25.09.2017|