Major Updates

Park & Ride sites offer an easy, cheap and convenient way to park your car and ride a bus into the centre of Bath. The Lansdown Park & Ride site provides a fully wheelchair accessible daily service into the City Centre on Service 31.

Park & Ride service updates

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Christmas Market - change of city centre drop-off/pick-up point

During Bath Christmas Market, the city centre drop-off/pick-up point for Service 31 (Lansdown Park & Ride) will be Queen Square instead of Milsom Street (the south-eastern corner of Queen Square).

Park & Ride services in the run-up to Christmas

For information regarding extended operating hours in the run-up to Christmas, please see the main Bath Park & Ride page.

Using the Lansdown Park & Ride site

For the site’s postcode, and to compare site information across the three sites, please see the table below. You can also click here to get directions to Lansdown Park & Ride site.
SiteOdd DownNewbridgeLansdown
Side of BathSouthWestNorth
PostcodeBA2 8PABA1 3NBBA1 9BJ
Parking spaces1,230698878
Height restriction7’2” / 2.2m6’6” / 2mNone

Service 31 to Bath City Centre

From Lansdown Park & Ride to Milsom Street, Bath City Centre. Operates every 12-15 minutes, Monday to Sunday and including some Public Holidays. Journey times are about 10 minutes.

Getting on or off the bus is allowed at any stop along the route (see note at bottom of Fares table regards to intermediate stops).

Click here to see the full route.

First bus from the Park & Ride site:

  • Monday – Saturday (except Public Holidays): 6:15am
  • Sundays (and some Public Holidays): 9:30am

Last bus back from the city centre:

  • Monday – Saturday (except Public Holidays):  8.30pm
  • Sundays (and some Public Holidays): 6pm

Click here for the full timetable.


Monday – Friday £3.40 return per person
Saturday, Sunday, Bank Holidays £3 return per person
Up to 5 children (under 16) with a fare-paying adultFREE
10 single journey multi-ticket available on a free multi-journey smart card. Buy your first 10 journeys and get your smart card for free. Then top up with your driver or at the Bath travel shop in Bath Bus Station.£13.50 for ten single journeys (not valid on RUH Park & Ride)
Group ticket (return for 2 adults after 10am Monday -Friday and all day Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays)£6 per 2 adults
National Concessionary Pass Holders FREE (except before 9am Monday - Friday)
First day and season tickets can be used on Bath Park & Ride.
SERVICE 31 (LANSDOWN P&R): Park & Ride fares only apply to journeys that start or end at the Park & Ride site. For all other trips, First's usual Bath Inner Zone fare tariffs apply. Day & week Rider tickets are also accepted.

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