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First Bristol, formerly known as First Cityline Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... FirstGroup plc (LSE: FGP) is a Scottish transport company operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and North America, with headquarters in Aberdeen, Scotland. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... The passenger terminal at Bristol International Airport, Lulsgate Bristol is a city in south west England, situated near the Bristol Channel coast, approximately 115 miles (185 km) west of London. ...

Livery of First Group vehicles shown on a bus in Bristol
Livery of First Group vehicles shown on a bus in Bristol

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Download high resolution version (895x446, 128 KB)Livery of First Group PLC, demonstrated by a Bristol bus. ... Download high resolution version (895x446, 128 KB)Livery of First Group PLC, demonstrated by a Bristol bus. ... Bristol (IPA: ) is a city, unitary authority and ceremonial county in South West England, 115 miles (185 km) west of London and between the cities of Bath, Gloucester and the borough of Swindon. ...

Today

Fisrt Bristol operates 38 bus services throughout the city. There are some sreas of Bristol that have a high frequency of buses they are Cribbs Causeway, Kingswood and Centre. The Mall. ...


Services within Bristol

1: Broomhill - Cribbs Causeway (Via Henbury)
1A: St Brendans - Centre The Mall. ...


5: Centre - Staple Hill


6: Centre - Kingswood


7: Centre - Staple Hill


8: Temple Meads - Clifton - Whiteladies Road - Redland - Temple Meads
8A: Temple Meads - Clifton - Whiteladies Road - Blackboy Hill Top Bristol Temple Meads is a major railway station in Bristol, England. ... Bristol Temple Meads is a major railway station in Bristol, England. ... Bristol Temple Meads is a major railway station in Bristol, England. ...


9: Temple Meads - Redland - Whiteladies Road - Clifton - Temple Meads
9A: Blackboy Hill Top- Whiteladies Road - Clifton - Temple Meads Bristol Temple Meads is a major railway station in Bristol, England. ... Bristol Temple Meads is a major railway station in Bristol, England. ... Bristol Temple Meads is a major railway station in Bristol, England. ...


20: Rookery Farm - Westbury (Via Kings Drive)


21: Rookery Farm - Westbury (Via Harcourt Hill)


24: Lockleaze - Ashton Vale (Via Stapleton Rd) Lockleaze is a area in the northern suburbs of the city of Bristol, England. ...


25: Lockleaze - Ashton Vale (Via City Rd) Lockleaze is a area in the northern suburbs of the city of Bristol, England. ...


36: Centre - Withywood
36A: Centre - Hungerford Rd Withywood is a district of Bristol, England, situated on the southern border of the city, between Hartcliffe and Bishopsworth, just north of Dundry Hill. ...


40: Cribbs Causeway - Broadmead
40A: Cribbs Causeway - Avonmouth - Broadmead The Mall. ... St Augustines Reach from St Augustines Parade during the 2004 Harbour festival The central area of the city of Bristol, South West England, is the area south of the central ring road and north of the Floating Harbour, bordered north by St Pauls and Easton, east by Temple... The Mall. ... Categories: Stub | Bristol | Ports and harbours of the UK ... St Augustines Reach from St Augustines Parade during the 2004 Harbour festival The central area of the city of Bristol, South West England, is the area south of the central ring road and north of the Floating Harbour, bordered north by St Pauls and Easton, east by Temple...


41: Avonmouth - Cherry Gardens (Via Kingswood) Categories: Stub | Bristol | Ports and harbours of the UK ...


43: Centre - Cadbury Heath Cadbury Heath is a village in South Gloucestershire, England. ...


44: Centre - Park Estate (Via Hanham Common)
44A: Centre - Cherry Gardens (Via Hanham Common)


45: Centre - Cherry Gardens (Via Hanham)


48: Centre - Emersons Green (Via Downend)


49: Centre - Emersons Green (Via Staple Hill)


50: Centre - Rookery Farm (Via Knowle)


51: Centre - Rookery Farm


52: Hengrove - Inns Court
52A: Withywood - Centre Withywood is a district of Bristol, England, situated on the southern border of the city, between Hartcliffe and Bishopsworth, just north of Dundry Hill. ...


54: Cribbs Causeway - Stockwood
54A: Cribbs Causeway - Stockwood (Via Charlton Road) The Mall. ... The Mall. ...


55: Centre - Southmead (Via Westbury) Map sources for Southmead at grid reference ST585785 Southmead is a suburb of Bristol, in the southwest of England. ...


57: Henbury - Broadmead Henbury is a suburb of Bristol about 5 miles north west of the city centre. ... St Augustines Reach from St Augustines Parade during the 2004 Harbour festival The central area of the city of Bristol, South West England, is the area south of the central ring road and north of the Floating Harbour, bordered north by St Pauls and Easton, east by Temple...


70: Centre - U.W.E (Via Filton Avenue)


73: Centre - Cribbs Causeway
73A: Centre - Bradley Stoke
73B: Centre - Bradley Stoke The Mall. ... Bradley Stoke is an extensive housing estate in South Gloucestershire, England. ... Bradley Stoke is an extensive housing estate in South Gloucestershire, England. ...


74: Centre - Bradley Stoke (Via Gloucester Road) Bradley Stoke is an extensive housing estate in South Gloucestershire, England. ...


75: Hartcliffe - Cribbs Causeway
75A: Hartcliffe - Cribbs Causeway Hartcliffe is a district of Bristol, England. ... The Mall. ... Hartcliffe is a district of Bristol, England. ... The Mall. ...


76: Hartcliffe - Southmead Hartcliffe is a district of Bristol, England. ... Map sources for Southmead at grid reference ST585785 Southmead is a suburb of Bristol, in the southwest of England. ...


77: Hartcliffe - Henbury Hartcliffe is a district of Bristol, England. ... Henbury is a suburb of Bristol about 5 miles north west of the city centre. ...


89: Broadmead - Knowle - Broadmead St Augustines Reach from St Augustines Parade during the 2004 Harbour festival The central area of the city of Bristol, South West England, is the area south of the central ring road and north of the Floating Harbour, bordered north by St Pauls and Easton, east by Temple... St Augustines Reach from St Augustines Parade during the 2004 Harbour festival The central area of the city of Bristol, South West England, is the area south of the central ring road and north of the Floating Harbour, bordered north by St Pauls and Easton, east by Temple...


90: Broadmead - Hengrove Leisure Park St Augustines Reach from St Augustines Parade during the 2004 Harbour festival The central area of the city of Bristol, South West England, is the area south of the central ring road and north of the Floating Harbour, bordered north by St Pauls and Easton, east by Temple...


99: Centre - U.W.E (Via Downs)


School Services

There are four school services running in Bristol.


429: St Mary Redcliffe - Avonmouth (Though the service is ment to be for Ashton park it starts at redcliffe)
431: Ashton Park School - Totterdown
433: St Bernadette School - Brislington
436: Brislington School - St Annes
Categories: Stub | Bristol | Ports and harbours of the UK ... Totterdown is a suburb of Bristol, England, situated area just south of the River Avon and south-east of Temple Meads railway station. ... Brislington is an area in the south-east of the city of Bristol. ...


X Services

X Services are buses with limited stops, there are usually only a few of these services per day, but they provide a quick link between their start and end destination.


X62: Centre - Mangotsfield
X67: Centre - Cherry Gardens
X73: Centre - Bradley Stoke (Via M32 Motorway)
X74: Centre - Bradley Stoke (Via M32 Motorway)
X84: Centre - Parkway
Mangotsfield is a town in South Gloucestershire, England. ... Bradley Stoke is an extensive housing estate in South Gloucestershire, England. ... Bradley Stoke is an extensive housing estate in South Gloucestershire, England. ...


Night Flyers

There are 8 night flyer services across Bristol. These services only run on friday and saturday nights, also at new year, They run approximately every hour for 5 hours.


N1: Southmead - Centre - Southmead
N2: Fishponds - Centre - Fishponds
N3: Kingswood/Hanham - Centre - Kingswood/Hanham
N4: Stockwood - Centre - Stockwood
N5: Rookery Farm - Centre - Rookery Farm
N6: Hartcliffe - Centre - Hartcliffe
N7: Avonmouth/Shirehampton - Centre - Avonmouth/Shirehampton
N8: Henbury - Centre - Henbury Map sources for Southmead at grid reference ST585785 Southmead is a suburb of Bristol, in the southwest of England. ... Map sources for Southmead at grid reference ST585785 Southmead is a suburb of Bristol, in the southwest of England. ... Fishponds is an attractive, quiet, safe suburb of Bristol approximately five miles from the City centre. ... Fishponds is an attractive, quiet, safe suburb of Bristol approximately five miles from the City centre. ... Hanham is a village near Bristol, England, situated on the A431 between Bristol and Bath. ... Hanham is a village near Bristol, England, situated on the A431 between Bristol and Bath. ... Hartcliffe is a district of Bristol, England. ... Hartcliffe is a district of Bristol, England. ... Categories: Stub | Bristol | Ports and harbours of the UK ... Shirehampton is a village near Avonmouth, at the edge of Bristol, England. ... Categories: Stub | Bristol | Ports and harbours of the UK ... Shirehampton is a village near Avonmouth, at the edge of Bristol, England. ... Henbury is a suburb of Bristol about 5 miles north west of the city centre. ... Henbury is a suburb of Bristol about 5 miles north west of the city centre. ...


Rail Links

Though these services are not rail links, they do act as rail links for north bristol.


Services 8 and 9

Services 8, 8A, 9 and 9A act as a rail link bettwen Temple Meads and Clifton down. If rail services bettwen Temple Meads and Clifton Down become more often then then service may see a decline in passengers. In 2006 First got new buses for the route to improve the service. Bristol Temple Meads is a major railway station in Bristol, England. ... Categories: Stub | Bristol ... Bristol Temple Meads is a major railway station in Bristol, England. ... Categories: Stub | Bristol ...


Service 73

Service 73 Provides a quick and frequent link between Bristol Parkway and Centre. In the other direction it provides a link to Cribbs Causeway. Bristol Parkway is a railway station on the northern edge of Bristol (England), at Stoke Gifford in South Gloucestershire. ... The Mall. ...


Service X84

Service X84 provides an express link between Bristol Parkway and Centre. Although the service only runs a few times a day, due to service 73 being the main Bristol Parkway - Centre rail link. Bristol Parkway is a railway station on the northern edge of Bristol (England), at Stoke Gifford in South Gloucestershire. ... Bristol Parkway is a railway station on the northern edge of Bristol (England), at Stoke Gifford in South Gloucestershire. ...


Park and Ride

There are 3 park and ride services in the city, cribbs causeway has also been talked about as a location for a new service as it worked very well in the Brunnel 200 celebrations. This is unlikely to happen if serice 1 becomes a showcase route. (See below for details.)


902: Park and Ride - Centre (aprox every 15 mins)
Portway park and ride is situated on the (A4) Portway at Shirehampton. The journey take approximately 30 minutes to get to the city centre. This site is open from Mondays - Saturdays. Shirehampton is a village near Avonmouth, at the edge of Bristol, England. ...


903: Park and Ride - Centre (aprox every 10 mins)
Long Ashton park and ride is situated on the A370 at Long Ashton. The journey take approximately 15 minutes to get to the city centre. This site is open from Mondays - Saturdays. Long Ashton is a village in North Somerset, a few miles south-west of the city of Bristol. ...


904: Park and Ride - Centre (aprox every 10 mins)
A4 Bath Road park and ride is situated on (The A4) Bath Road at Brislington. The journey take approximately 20 minutes to get to the city centre. This site is open from Mondays - Saturdays. Brislington is an area in the south-east of the city of Bristol. ...


Showcase Routes

Showcase Route 1

In Bristol There is currently one showcase route and that is service 76/77. It is classed as one route but it is two services, and Operates between Hartcliffe and Henbury. This route was decided becasue these two areas were diadvantaged, and would help provide a link between the two.


Showcase Route 2

The 2nd Showcase route is due to start in 2007. And will operate along A420 and A431, First has bought 42 new low emission buses to operate this route.


Future Showcase Routes

There are more routes planed across the city, they are mainly to increse the number of users and to minimise traffic. These Routes are:


1. M32 Priorities (The council want to put a bus lane on the M32)


2. A4018 Bristol to Cribbs Causeway (Likely to be current service 1)


3. Bristol to Cribbs Causeway via Parkway and North Fringe (Likely to be current service 73)


4. A4 Bristol to Bath (Likely to be current service X39 and 339)


5. A432 Bristol to Yate (Likely to be current service X30 and X40)


6. A37 Bristol to Norton Radstock (Likely to be current service 379)


7. A4174 Avon Ring Road (Likely to be a new service)


8. A370 Bristol to Weston-super-Mare (Likely to be current service X1 and 350)


9. A369 Bristol to Portishead (Likely to be current service 358 and 359)


10. A367 Bath to Norton Radstock


Bristol bus station

In 2006 Bristol bus station was redeveloped because the old station was falling in to disrepare. Though the station is managed by First Somerset & Avon, it is still in Bristol. There are 19 bays at the new station.


Bays


Bay 1 - 7: National Express services
Bay 8: Bristol International Flyer
Bay 9: Bath
Bay 10: Wells/Bridgwater/Yeovil, Yate, Thornbury
Bay 11: Chipping Sodbury, Dursley
Bay 12: Yate, Chipping Sodbury
Bay 13: Nailsea
Bay 14: Radstock, Weston-super-Mare, Portishead, Clevedon
Bay 15: Weston-super-Mare, Clevedon,
Bay 16: Weston-super-Mare
Bay 17: Clevedon
Bay 18: Weston-super-Mare
Bay 19: Chew Valley / Cheddar


Please note there may be more than 1 bay for a destination.


Other first services within bristol

First also operates other services in Bristol but are part of First Somerset & Avon, These services include, services to Weston super mare, Bristol International Airport, South Wales, Yate, Chipping Sodbury, Clevedon, Bath, Dursley, Nailsea, Portishead, Yeovil, Bridgwater, Radstock, Tormarton and Chippenham.


External Links

Bristol City Council
First Bus Bristol


 
 

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