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Busway closure between Histon & Orchard Park Spur 21 June - 4 November

posted 21 June 2019 (updated 28 August 2019)

Due to A14 Bridge works the Busway will be closed between Histon (Cambridge bound stop) & Orchard Park Spur from midnight on 21 June to 5am on 4 November 2019. The Maintenance Track will re-open on 31 August 2019.

Buses inbound towards Cambridge will use the commercial services bus stop on Cambridge Road, Histon (outside Anglia Fireplaces).

Routes B & P will continue down Histon Road, Cambridge calling at the commercial stops near to Kings Hedges Road.

Route A will re-enter the busway at Kings Hedges Road and call at the Orchard Park east and west stops. Passengers will need to board the north stops at these locations to go towards Cambridge and the south side to head towards St Ives.

Download the cyclist/pedestrian diversion map here.

new route P starts between Central Cambridge, rail station and Addenbrooke's

Starting on Monday 18 February, Whippet will run new route P between Central Cambridge, the rail station and Addenbrooke's hospital. Buses run every 15 minutes all day on Mondays to Fridays - and combined with route U, there are buses every 7-8 minutes between the rail station and Addenbrooke's.

There are also three peak-time buses from Swavesey, Oakington and Histon into Cambridge in the mornings and three returning in the evenings.

Click here for times of all buses between Central Cambridge, rail station and Addenbrooke's, or click here for times of peak-time buses from Swavesey.