LOCAL PASSENGER TRANSPORT – STAGECOACH CHANGES

2 Hastings-Conquest Hospital-Westfield-Broad Oak-Northiam-Tenterden-Ashford (Mondays to Saturdays)

Due to the level of use, Stagecoach will be reducing the frequency from, generally, hourly to 2 hourly.

·         To Hastings the first Mondays to Fridays journey is unchanged, departing from Northiam Coppards Lane at 06:53. The 07:25 journey from Tenterden on Mondays to Saturdays is withdrawn, though partially replaced by a journey from Northiam Coppards Lane at 07:25, arriving in Hastings at 08:15. Journeys will then depart on Mondays to Saturdays from Tenterden to Hastings at 09:02, 11:14, 13:14, 15:14 and 17:40 and 19:20 (this last journey to Hastings Silverhill). These journeys will start at Ashford. The 09:28 from Northiam to Hastings is also withdrawn.  

·         From Hastings the first Mondays to Fridays journey will depart Hastings Silverhill at 05:53, arriving Tenterden at 06:41. The next Mondays to Fridays journey will depart Hastings Silverhill at 06:35, arriving Tenterden at 07:20. On Saturdays the first journey will depart Silverhill at 06:25, arriving Tenterden at 07:10. The next Saturdays journey will depart Silverhill at 08:18, arriving Tenterden at 09:07. Journeys will then depart on Mondays to Saturdays from Hastings Station to Tenterden at 10:10, 12:20, 14:20 and 16:25. A last journey will depart from Hastings Station at 18:25 to Northiam Coppards Lane. Note that buses to Tenterden will continue through to Ashford.

·         The Elphinstone Road area of Hastings will be served by journeys departing Conquest Hospital at 07:20 (Mondays to Fridays only, service 2), 07:53 (service 2), 09:38 (service 23), 10:48 (service 23), 12:00 (service 23), 13:08 (service 23), 14:20 (service 23) and 15:57 (service 2). From Hastings Station the Elphinstone Road area will be served by buses departing at 09:22 (service 23A), 10:34 (service 23A), 11:44 (service 23A), 12:58 (service 23A), 14:20 (service 2),16:25 (service 2) and 18:25 (service 2).

 

100 Conquest Hospital-Hastings-Guestling-Icklesham-Winchelsea-Rye-Camber-Lydd-Dover (Daily)

To reduce the effect of localised traffic congestion causing late running to buses along the whole length of this long bus route, Stagecoach have taken the decision to split the service into two sections. Service 100 will run between Hastings Conquest Hospital and Rye. New hourly service 102 will run between Rye, Camber and Dover (see below). Connections will be available on most buses at Rye Station between services 100 and 102.

·         To Rye on Mondays to Saturdays buses will start from Hastings Silverhill at 05:47 (not Saturdays), 06:42 and 07:47; from Conquest Hospital at 08:53, 09:53, 10:53, 11:53, 12:53, 13:53, 14:53, 15:53, 16:53 and 17:50; and from Hastings Station at 19:30.

·         To Rye on Sundays and public holidays buses will start from Hastings Silverhill at 08:05 and 10:05; from Conquest Hospital at 11:50, 13:50, 15:50 and 17:50.

·         To Hastings Conquest Hospital on Mondays to Saturdays buses will start from Rye Station at 07:25, 08:44 and hourly until 16:44. Later buses will depart from Rye Station, to Hastings Station at 17:44 and 18:44, and to Hastings Silverhill at 19:39 and 20:24.

·         To Hastings Conquest Hospital on Sundays and public holidays buses will start from Rye Station at 09:37, 11:37, 13:37 and 15:37. Later buses will depart from Rye Station to Hastings Silverhill at 17:37, 18:37 and 19:37.

 

101 Conquest Hospital-Hastings-Fairlight-Winchelsea Beach-Rye-Camber-Lydd-Dover (Daily)

To reduce the effect of localised traffic congestion causing late running to buses along the whole length of this long bus route, Stagecoach have taken the decision to split the service into two sections. Service 101 will run between Hastings Conquest Hospital and Rye. New hourly service 102 will run between Rye, Camber and Dover (see below). Connections will be available at Rye on Sundays and public holidays between services 101 and 102.

·         To Rye on Mondays to Saturdays buses will start from Ore at 07:11 on schooldays (07:21 on non-schooldays), from Hastings Station at 07:47 and 08:47, from Hastings Silverhill at 09:34, and during the day from Conquest Hospital at 10:22 and hourly until 14:22. Later buses will depart from Silverhill at 15:44 and 16:39, from Conquest Hospital at 17:22, and from Hastings Station at 18:55.

·         To Rye on Sundays and public holidays buses will start from Hastings Silverhill at 09:02; from Conquest Hospital at 10:50, 12:50, 14:50 and 16:50.

·         To Hastings on Mondays to Saturdays buses will start from Rye Station at 06:54 (not Saturdays), 07:48 (on schooldays only and via Guestling Bradshaw CEP School) or 07:57 (non-schooldays). These earlier buses will run to Hastings Station. Daytime buses will run to Hastings Conquest Hospital, starting from Rye Station 09:08, 10:08, 11:08, 12:08 and 13:08. Later buses will depart from Rye Station to Hastings Silverhill at 14:08 and 15:30, to Conquest Hospital at 16:08, and to Hastings Silverhill at 17:08 and 18:08.

·         To Hastings Conquest Hospital on Sundays and public holidays buses will start from Rye Station at 10:37, 12:37, 14:37 and 16:37.

 

102 Rye-Camber-Lydd-Greatstone-New Romney-Hythe-Folkestone-Dover (Daily)

Services 100 and 101 will run between Hastings Conquest Hospital and Rye (see above), with service 102 providing an hourly service between Rye, Camber and Dover. Connections will be available in Rye between services 100 and 102 on Mondays to Saturdays, and between services 100/101 and 102 on Sundays and public holidays.

·         To Rye on Mondays to Saturdays buses will depart from Camber Sands Holiday Park at 06:59, 08:07, 09:13 and hourly until 18:13, then at 19:12 and 20:08.

·         To Rye on Sundays and public holidays buses will depart from Camber Sands Holiday Park at 09:12 and hourly until 19:12.

·         From Rye Station to Camber and Dover on Mondays to Saturdays buses will depart at 06:39 (Mondays to Fridays only – this bus will be numbered route 105 and run to Folkestone only), 07:37, 09:07 and hourly until 17:07, then 18:02, 18:44 and 19:44.

·         From Rye Station to Camber and Dover on Sundays and public holidays will depart at 09:10 and hourly until 19:10. The last journey runs to Folkestone only.

 

Timetables are available to download from Stagecoach’s website through the following link:

www.stagecoachbus.com/service-updates/serviceupdatesarticle?SituationId=ID-04/05/2018-12:52:32:368

 

Yours faithfully

 

 

Neil Maguire

Senior Technical Officer

Transport Hub


Direct: 01273 482147 | Team: 01273 335080

Team email: passenger.transport@eastsussex.gov.uk

 

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