Route 696 Castle Vale Hopper
Monday 29th December 2014

Central Buses are rolling back the years this December and using one of their famous London Routemaster vehicles on the 696 “Castle Vale Hopperbus” service

We are operating our Routemaster RML2411 (JJD 411D) throughout the day on Monday 29th December, operating Half Hourly between 08:20 and 16:20 serving Sainsbury’s Superstore, Tangmere Drive, Manby Road and Park Lane.

For details of the timetable please click here.

For further information, please call us on 0121 356 3487 or email us at

West Midlands and Warwickshire Areas
Commencing Friday 2nd January 2015

We are making a number of changes to our fare structure commencing Friday 2nd January 2015. Fare increases have been kept to a minimum and travelling with us continues to offer great value when compared to the cost of driving and parking within the region.

We have frozen some of our popular tickets including the Earlybird and Dayrider Duo products.

For details of the fare changes to West Midlands services, please click here
For details of the fare changes to Warwickshire services, please click here

xpre55 and Route 66 fares remain FROZEN for 2015.