Central Buses are introducing two new bus services for the Tamworth area from Tuesday 2 May 2017:

Service 3B running up to every 30-minutes daytime Monday to Saturday between Coton Green, Fontenaye Road, Coton Lane, Claremont Road, Telford Road, Clifton Avenue, Masefield Drive, Thackeray Road, Chesterton Way, Salters Lane and Tamworth, Corporation Street.

Service 4 running up to every 15-minutes daytime Monday to Saturday between Dumolo’s Lane, Leyland Road, Marlborough Way, Silver Link Road, Glascote Road, Glascote, Bolebridge Street and Tamworth, Victoria Road.

Your Xpre55 (X55) is getting a makeover and continues to provide 2 buses each hour daytime Monday to Saturday to and from Lichfield and Tamworth fast along the A51, Lichfield Road via Hopwas.

There will also be some minor timetable amendments to Service 16 between Tamworth, Dosthill and Kingsbury.

We’ve got a great range of value for money tickets for everyone – details are shown below and don’t forget to ask your driver on services 16 or X55 operated by Central Buses in the Tamworth area for a ‘SAVER REWARD CARD’ and SAVE Big Time – Buy 8 tickets, GET ONE FREE!


Staffordshire Area Fares (excluding service X16):

Adult 2-Trip (valid for 7 days): £3.50

Adult Day Saver: £4.00

Off-Peak Day Saver: £3.80 (Valid for unlimited number of journeys on day of issue after 9.30am Monday to Friday – anytime at weekends).

Dayrider Duo (Valid for two people travelling together, all day): £6.00

Adult Week: £15.00

Adult Month Saver: £50.00

Network Wide Day Ranger Ticket: Adult: £4.90 – Child £3.00

Our NEW network wide Day Ranger Tickets priced at £4.90 (Adult) and £3.00 (Child) are available for unlimited travel on the day of purchase on all local bus services operated by Central Buses plus D&G Bus Services, Midland Classic Limited and Select Bus Services.

Similar tickets can be purchased on buses operated by D&G Bus, Midland Classic and Select Bus Services (prices may vary) for travel on services operated by Central Buses.

Travelling from Tamworth to Burton on Trent? Purchase your Day Ranger Ticket on any Central Buses route (3B, 4, 16 or X55) travel to Lichfield Bus Station on X55, connect with Midland Classic services X12 or 812 and travel to Burton on Trent.

Central Buses General Manager, Jack Grove said: “We’ve listened to feedback from local bus users in Tamworth who have requested more buses to Coton Green, Leyfields, Glascote and Silver Link which we are pleased to provide along with giving the ever popular Xpre55 (X55) bus service a makeover to ensure we continue to provide a cost effective, regular, reliable and punctual service that our customers expect and deserve.”

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