Cheshire East Public Transport News and Notices
News and Notices affecting bus, coach and train services in
Cheshire East updated 10th December 2013.
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Service Changes and updates
Passengers can find bus stop timetable displays at over 1121 bus
stops in Cheshire East. Where possible we endeavour to update the
bus stop displays the day before a service change; although this
can be a few days either side on occasion. Each display has a date
at the top to show when it was last updated.
Find bus stops and times using
Christmas and New Year Operation 2013 / 2014
Bus services will be subject to change over the Christmas and
New Year holidays. Please check with the operator directly for
details of the changes or call Traveline on 0871 200 22
33 (calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras) open 7 days a
week from 8am to 8pm.
26th January 2014
- 130 Macclesfield - Manchester: GHA
Coaches have registered a revised commercial 130 Sunday service
from 26th January 2014. As a result Cheshire East Council has
withdrawn the supported contract that D&G were due to start
from 19th January. Please call GHA on 01978 820 820 or email
for details of their new commercial service.
13th January 2014
6th January 2014
- SB1, SB2, SB3 Sandbach: - service
changing operator to bakerbus from 6th January 2014. Slight change
to SB1 timetable.
5th January 2014
- D&G Bus service 6: D&G
services 6A and 6E withdrawn. New D&G 6 Leighton Hospital
- Crewe - Shavington service to replace withdrawn Arriva journeys
and to include D&G 6E journeys renumbered to 6.
- Arriva service 6: - service amended
to a Crewe Circular via Brookhouse Estate only.
- Arriva service 37, 37A, 37E: Short
37 journeys renumbered to 37A, Crewe 37 journeys to terminate at
Winsford (Crewe - Winsford).
- Arriva service 31, 31A: 31 service
retimed, 31A service retimed and cut short at Winsford (Crewe -
Winsford). No journeys to serve Morrisons.
- Arriva service 21: Route amended to
serve Hibel Road, Churchill Way coming into Macclesfield. No
- Arriva service 38: 20:25 from Crewe
- Sandbach withdrawn, replaced by 20:30 37 journey Crewe - Winsford
23rd December 2013
- 90 D&G Bus Congleton -
Bromley Estate: Timetable revised to run hourly (a revised
timetable has been submitted subject to the Traffic Commissioner's
approval to reinstate the frequency to every 30mins at certain
times, more information to follow).
- 91 D&G Bus Congleton -
Mossley (Circular): Timetable revised to run hourly (a revised
timetable has been submitted subject to the Traffic
Commissioner's approval to reinstate the frequency to every 30mins
at certain times, more information to follow).
- 76 D&G Bus registration cancelled, service withdrawn. Last
day of operation 20th December.
14th July 2013
Roadworks and Other Changes
A new Altrincham Interchange
Altrincham bus station and Travelshop closure - Bus stop
From Sunday 14 July 2013 the bus station and Travelshop will
close for re-development. Buses will use other bus stops in
Altrincham town centre. The Metrolink stop and train station will
Details at TfGM
Altrincham Interchange Closure
Temporary Bus Stop Map -
TfGM Temporary Stop Map
Road Closures, Gritting and Disruption
You can view all the roadworks and road closures in East
Cheshire on the Cheshire
East Highways Roadworks Centre website along with details of
the current Travel disruptions
across Cheshire. The gritting routes can be viewed on the
gritting routes interactive mapping system.
Passengers and commuters are recommended to follow Cheshire East
Transport's and Cheshire East Highway's Twitter accounts to receive
the latest information on Highway and Public Transport issues for
If you do not have a Twitter account you can still follow the
feeds by sending Follow CECTransport and in a
separate text Follow CECHighways to
86444 (Vodafone, Orange, 3 and O2 customers only,
standard message charges apply.)
Passengers can also follow the Twitter accounts for bakerbus, Bowers, First and Trent Barton for
updates on their own services.
During severe weather passengers and drivers are advised to
check the weather forecast for Cheshire or visit the Met Office website for details
of the latest weather forecast and weather warnings so they can
make an informed decision before travelling.