Services to Bristol City Centre, Science Park, Yate, University of the West of England and Kingswood.

Please note that the routes in the map below are merely indicative. Refer to each service’s official route map to see actual stops and route.

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Bus service information

  •  m3 – A new express bus service for the West of England – The m3 links Emersons Green, Lyde Green Park & Ride, Bristol and Bath Science Park, UWE Frenchay campus, Cabot Circus and the city centre
  • m3x – An express commuter service – The m3x is based on the m3 route but does not stop at UWE, Stoke Park or Begbrook
  • 462 bus service – Connects to the Science Park and Bristol City Centre
  • 86 bus service – Connects to Yate Shopping Centre and Courtney Road School, Kingswood
  • 49 bus service – Connect to Emersons Green and Bristol Centre

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 m3 and m3x4986462
OperatorFirstFirstStagecoach WestStagecoach West
Types of payment acceptedThis is a buy before you board service. You cannot buy tickets on board the bus.
• iPoint (Card payment only)
• Operator’s app
Travelcards
• PayPoint and payzone stores
• Concessionary Pass (after 09:00 Monday – Friday, all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)
• Cash on bus
• Contactless on bus
• Operator’s app
Travelcards
• Concessionary Pass (after 09:00 Monday – Friday, all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)
• Cash on bus
• Contactless on bus
• Operator’s app
• Concessionary Pass (after 09:00 Monday – Friday, all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)
• Cash on bus
• Contactless on bus
• Operator’s app
• Concessionary Pass (after 09:00 Monday – Friday, all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)
Operating days• m3: Monday to Saturday
• m3x: Monday to Friday
Every day of the weekMonday to SaturdayMonday to Saturday
First bus from Park & Ride sitem3
• 06:00 Monday to Saturday
• 08:55 Sunday & Public Holidays

m3x
06:40 Monday to Friday
24 hour serviceMonday to Saturday
• 07:38 to Yate
• 08:18 to Kingswood
06:43 Monday to Friday
Last busm3 (The Centre, Stop C2)
• 21:05 Monday to Saturday
• 18:40 Sunday & Public Holidays

m3x (The Centre, Stop C2)
18:30 Monday to Friday
24 hour serviceMonday to Saturday
• 17:55 from Yate, Shopping Centre (Stop B)
• 18:55 from Kingswood, Courtney Road School
17:45 Monday to Friday
FaresSee fares for this serviceSee fares for this serviceSee fares for this serviceSee fares for this service
Route & Timetablem3 route and timetable
m3x route and timetable
49 route and timetable86 route and timetable462 route and timetable
Lost property0117 929 1613 Monday to Friday 11:00 to 16:000117 929 1613 Monday to Friday 11:00 to 16:0001179 69528601179 695286
Service feedback and additional infoContact the operator on 0345 602 0121 or via their website.Contact the operator on 0345 602 0121 or via their website.Contact the operator on 01452 418630 or email west.enquiries@stagecoachbus.comContact the operator on 01452 418630 or email west.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com


Site and parking information

Lyde Green
Side of BristolNorth East
Height Restriction2.3m
Opens05:30 every day of the week
Closes22:45 every day of the week
Parking costFree*
Parking Spaces246
PostcodeBS16 7GG
Overnight parkingNo
*Parking is free, you only pay the bus fare.
  • If you need help choosing the best Park & Ride location for your journey, input your start and end locations into our Journey Planner and select “Driving”. Set a date and time for arrival/departure to get the most accurate results.

  • All sites (except Lyde Green Park & Ride) are locked and any cars locked in will be subject to a release fee. If your vehicle is locked in, please call 0117 903 1550. Bristol City Council retains the right to charge for the call out service.

    You are able to collect your vehicle at the Lyde Green Park & Ride past closing time, but please be aware that the maximum stay is 12 hours (no limit on Sundays and Public Holidays).