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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

When there are travel updates related to the Bath Park & Ride services, these will appear below.

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.

This service operates as a regular bus service and getting on or off the bus is allowed at any stop on Lansdown Road (in the city centre the stop to use is Milsom Street (Sg)) (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.


Adult return ticket on weekdays (Monday to Friday, excluding Public Holidays)£3.60
Adult return ticket on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays£3.10
Group return ticket (two adults) - available after 09:30 Monday to Friday£6.50
Bath Zone Group day ticket (unlimited travel for up to 5 people on all First bus services in the Bath Zone) - valid after 9.30am Monday to Friday or all day on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays£8.60 via mTickets on the First Bus App

£9 on bus
10 single journeys (for use at any time), which can be purchased on bus with a Travelwest smartcard or via mTickets on the First Bus App (Travelwest smartcards are available at Bath Bus Station)£14.40
Holders of English National Concessionary Passes can travel for free after 09:00 on weekdays (Monday to Friday) and all day on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.
Up to 5 children (under 16) can travel for free with each fare-paying adult.
First day and season tickets can be used on Bath Park & Ride. Day & week multi-operator Rider tickets are also accepted.
SERVICE 31 (LANSDOWN P&R): Please note, Park & Ride fares only apply to journeys that start or end at the Park & Ride site. For all other trips, First's usual Bath Zone fare tariffs apply.

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