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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 Newbridge Park & Ride site provides a fully wheelchair accessible daily service into the City Centre on Service 21.

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Using the Newbridge 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 Newbridge Park & Ride site.
SiteOdd DownNewbridgeLansdown
Side of BathSouthWestNorth
PostcodeBA2 8PABA1 3NBBA1 9BJ
Parking spaces1,230698878
Height restriction7’2” / 2.2m6’6” / 2mNone

Service 21 to Bath City Centre

From Newbridge Park & Ride to Westgate Buildings, Bath City Centre. Operates at least every 15 minutes, Monday to Sunday and some Public Holidays. Journey times are about 10 minutes.

This service can only be used by passengers who start or end their journey at the Park & Ride site. On the way into the city centre passengers can get OFF at Chelsea Road, Park Lane or James St West but cannot get ON at those stops (they can also stay on until the final stop at Westgate Buildings). On the way back to the site as well as Westgate Buildings passengers can get ON at Monmouth Place, Park Lane or The Weston, however passengers cannot get OFF at those stops, or any other stops before the Park & Ride site.

Click here for 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 Zone fare tariffs apply. Day & week Rider tickets are also accepted.

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