Covid-19 essential travel timetables

1 month ago Mon 11th Jan 2021

Following discussions between the Welsh Government and bus operators, we have reduced our service to reflect the lockdown in place. 

Please follow Welsh Government tier 4 lockdown regulations.  You must also:

  • only travel for essential reasons

  • wear a face covering for the duration of your journey, unless you’re exempt 

Travel to mass vaccination centres

Click here to view our guide to travelling to mass vaccination centres in Splott, Pentwyn and Barry.  

Covid-19 essential journey timetables:

Please click the service numbers to view the timetables.

Service(s)

Monday to Friday

Saturday

Sunday

1 & 2

City Circle
Hourly service on each route, some am and pm peak journey will serve Ocean Way

No service

No service

Baycar 6

30 minute frequency

No service

No service

8 & 9

30 minute frequency on each service (15 minute between Hospital and City Centre)

Hourly service 8 and 20/40 minute frequency on service 9 (20 minutes between Hospital and City Centre)

Hourly on each service (30 minute frequency between Hospital and City Centre)

9C No service No service No service

11

30 minute frequency

30 minute frequency

Hourly service

12

No service

No service

No service

13

Hourly service between Drope-Sports Village

Hourly service between Drope-City Centre

2 hourly service between Drope – City Centre

15

Normal service

No service

No service

17 & 18

7/8 minute frequency between the two services

10 minute frequency between the two services

10 minute frequency between the two services

21 & 23

Hourly on each service

Hourly on each service

2 Hourly on each service

24
25

Hourly on each service

Hourly on each service

Hourly on each service

27

30 minute frequency, increasing to a 20 minute frequency from mid morning

30 minute frequency

Hourly service

28B

Hourly 28B service.  Services 28 & 28A will not run.

Approx hourly 28B service

2 hourly 28B service

30

Half-hourly / hourly service with Newport Bus

Half-hourly / hourly service with Newport Bus

No service

35

Hourly service

Hourly service

Hourly service

44 & 45

30 minute frequency on each service (15 minute between St Mellons and City Centre)

40 minute frequency on each service (20 minute frequency between St Mellons and City Centre)

Hourly service on each service (30 minute frequency between St Mellons and City Centre)

49 & 50

30 minute frequency on each service (15 minute frequency between Llanrumney and City Centre)

40 minute frequency on each service (20 minute frequency between Llanrumney and City Centre)

Hourly on each service (30 minute frequency between Llanrumney and City Centre)

51

2 morning peak journeys on service 51

No service

No service

52

30 minute frequency between city centre and  Hampton Crescent

Hourly service to Cyncoed Village

No service

53 No service No service No service

57 & 58

30 minute frequency on each service (15 minute frequency between Pontprennau and City Centre)

30 minute frequency on each service (15 minute frequency between Pontprennau and City Centre)

Hourly on each service (30 minute frequency between Pontprennau and City Centre)

61

30 minute frequency

30 minute frequency

Hourly service

62 & 63

Hourly on each service (30 minute frequency between Danescourt and City)

Hourly service 63

No service

64

Normal service

No service

No service

65 & 65A

Normal service

No service

No service

66

No service

No service

No service

92 & 94

30 minute frequency on both services, providing a 15 minute frequency between Penarth and Cardiff

30 minute frequency on both services, providing a 15 minute frequency between Penarth and Cardiff

2 hourly service on both services, providing an hourly service between Penarth and Cardiff

93

No service

No service

No service

95

30 minute frequency with one bus per hour extended to/from Heath Hospital

Hourly service

2 hourly service

95A & 95B 95A limited Monday to Friday service No service No service

96 & 96A

30 minute frequency

Hourly service on the 96 until midday then as service 96A

2 hourly service

97 & 97A 

30 minute frequency with evening journeys

30 minute frequency on each service with evening journeys

No service

98

Hourly service until 1300

No service

No service

100

No service

No service

No service

H59

Normal service

No service

No service

X45

No service

No service

No service

X59

90 minute frequency between St Edeyrn’s – City Centre; 1 afternoon peak journey to/from Cardiff Gate Business Park

No service

No service

Travel Guidelines

If you do need to make an essential journey, take a look at our travel guide below, or watch our short video here.

image showing Cardiff Bus' travel advice during the Covid-19 pandemic