Service 5: Revised route and Frequency
City Centre to Plymstock Broadway as per current route. From the Broadway via Furzehatt Road direct to Elburton Village. The service will then turn around at Elburton Roundabout back into Elburton Village and then follow current route to Holmwood Avenue. From Holmwood Avenue the service will use Challgood Rise to Green Park Road and Goosewell Road where it will then follow the current route back to the City Centre.
Service 5 [Mon-Sat]:
Continues to Devonport and St Budeaux and then onto Saltash where it will serve Fore Street, Callington Road, Liskeard Road and Oakland's Green.
Service 5A: Revised route and frequency
City to Plymstock Broadway as per current route, then will operate the reverse of the Service 5 route around Plymstock. This service will not continue to Devonport, St Budeaux or Saltash.
This will now offer a combined frequency of up to every 10 minutes to Plymstock and up to every 20 minute to Devonport, St Budeaux and Saltash.
© Richard Smith
Service 20A: Revised Route
Service to Plympton will now use Glen Road to St Marys Bridge and Mudge Way rather than Moorland Road.
Service 27B: Revised Time
The 1820 departure from Royal Parade will now depart at 18.40 due to passenger demand (Starts 10th July).
Service 28: Revised Time
The Monday to Friday 07.00 departure from Royal Parade will now depart at 06.55 due to passenger demand.
Services 40/41/42/42A/42B/42C & 44: Revised Times
The whole Crownhill corridor is being re timed to provide an even 5 minute frequency to and from the City Centre Monday to Friday. Saturdays and Sundays are also being re timed to provide a consistent frequency.
Will see the introduction of a new Sunday service this will run hourly during the day.
Services 23/24/27B/28B: Revised Times
Minor timetable amendments on a Sunday due to the inter-working with Services on the Crownhill corridor.
This will now go into Royal William Yard and will circle around the site and drop off and pick up by the harbor where the river ferry departs.
Plymouth Citybus Network Update
I will of course cover the full timetables with maps etc nearer the time on Devon Transit Edition 039. The big news here is the return of the 5 into Saltash wjich could be seen as increased competition with Stagecoach, but infact provides Saltash with a useful link to Devonport etc so is not just another wasteful duplication of resources.
The other interesting change is the introduction of a Sunday service for the people of