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Daily Service to Bath City Centre

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 offers a fully wheelchair accessible daily service into the city centre.

  • 698 parking spaces
  • Free parking and no need to display a ticket
  • 2m / 6ft 6in height restriction

Click here to get directions to Newbridge Park & Ride.

Lansdown Park & ride has no height restrictions and is available for motorhomes and other large vehicles.

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From Newbridge Park & Ride to Westgate Buildings, Bath City Centre

Service 21 operates at least every 15 minutes, Monday to Sunday and including some Bank 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. Intermediate stops are Chelsea Road/The Weston, Park Lane and James Street West/Monmouth Place. On trips towards the city centre you can only get on the bus at the Park & Ride site, on trips towards the Park & Ride site you cannot get off the bus at intermediate stops.

Click here for the full route.

First and last buses

First bus from the Park & Ride site:

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

Last bus back from the city centre:

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