For a late night out or off to work for an early shift – night buses are a cheap and reliable way to travel.

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To Bristol Airport:

Services A1 and A4 operated by First and Bath Bus Company both provide journeys throughout the night to Bristol Airport

A1 – Bristol Bus Station to Bristol Airport Timetable

A4 – Bath to Bristol Airport Timetable

First Services:

First operate a number of night bus services serving Bristol, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset.

6 – Centre to Kingswood via Whitehall, Hillfields and New Cheltenham Timetable

39 – Bath to Bristol via Keynsham and Saltford Timetable

43 – Centre to Kingswood via St George Timetable

44 / 45 – Centre to Cadbury Heath via St George Timetable

48 / 49 – Broadmead to Emersons Green via Eastville and Fishponds Downend (48 only), Staple Hill (49 only) 48 Timetable

70 – Centre to UWE Frenchay Campus via Ashley Down and Horfield and Filton Abbey Wood Timetable

73 – Temple Meads / Centre to Cribbs Causeway via Horfield, Filton and Bradley Stoke Timetable

75 / 76 – Hengrove to Cribbs Causeway via Centre Timetable

You can buy a discounted Night Ticket that allows unlimited travel from 7pm-4.29am. FirstDay and First season tickets are also valid for travel on the above services.

Bath and surrounding areas

First Bus runs two late night services in Bath during university terms, connecting campuses to the surrounding areas. They offer free WiFi so you can catch up on work or get in touch with friends.

Services 15 – Bath Spa University Circular

  • Run until 3am, Monday to Saturday
  • Leaves every 30 minutes Monday to Friday
  • Leaves every hour on Saturday

Service 18 – University of Bath Circular

  • Run until 3am, Monday to Saturday
  • Leaves every 15 minutes