News of bus service changes

From 22 July 2018

​ServiceRoute​Changes​
​Centrebus 8/8A/8B
Corby - Little Stanion - Geddington - Kettering - Brambleside
(Monday to Saturday)​
Route and timetable revised
​Centrebus 16/X16​Kettering - Thrapston - Raunds
(Monday to Saturday)
Route and timetable revised
  • now only continues to Ringstead and Raunds at peak times on Monday to Friday and journeys via Cranford are greatly reduced
  • a new express Service X16 operates between Kettering, Barton Seagrave and Thrapston, with some journeys via Woodford​
​Centrebus 18/18A
​Corby - Little Stanion - Brigstock - Thrapston - Raunds
(Monday to Saturday)
New service
  • up to 7 journeys each way​
Centrebus 35
​Great Cransley - Loddington - Thorpe Malsor - Kettering
(Tuesday, Thursday and Friday only)
Service withdrawn
  • ​end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy
​Centrebus 37
​Mears Ashby - Overstone Solarium - Weston Favell Centre - Northampton
(Monday, Wednesday and Saturday only)
Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy
​Centrebus 59
Welford - Market Harborough
(Monday to Friday)​
New service
  • one journey each way via Naseby, Clipston, Sibbertoft, Marston Trussell and East Farndon​
​Centrebus 60
​Northampton - Guilsborough - Welford
(Monday to Friday)
Route and timetable revised
  • frequency reduced and no longer operates on Saturday
  • Kingsley, Links View and Brixworth are no longer served
​Centrebus 61
​Coton - East Haddon - Church Brampton - Northampton
(Thursday only)
​Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy
​Centrebus 62
​Scaldwell - Brixworth - Northampton
(Tuesday and Friday only)
Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy
​Centrebus 63
​Norton - The Bringtons - Northampton
(Monday, Wednesday and Saturday only)
Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy​ (service under review)
​Centrebus W8
​Wellingborough - Wollaston - Bozeat
(Monday to Friday)
Route and timetable revised
  • end of Northamptonshire County Council subsidy now runs on Monday to Friday only and no longer operates between Bozeat and Northampton
  • see below for Shire Community Services Village Hopper (VH) for a replacement service between Northampton and Bozeat on Monday to Saturday, continuing to Wellingborough on Saturday only
​Country Lion 87
Northampton - Pattishall - Towcester
(Monday to Saturday)​
​Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire County Council subsidy (see below for replacement service Stagecoach 87)
​Heyfordian Travel 499
Brackley - Evenley - Aynho - King's Sutton - Banbury
(Monday to Saturday)​
Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy
​Kier MG
CountryConnect - All Areas
(Monday to Saturday)​
Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy
​Red Rose Travel 33/33A
Northampton - Quinton - Roade - Hartwell - Milton Keynes
(Monday to Saturday)​
Route and timetable revised
  • Service 33 now operates in Northampton via Mereway Tesco​
​Shire Community Services VH
Northampton - Cogenhoe - Bozeat (Wellingborough)
(Monday to Saturday)​
New service
  • five journeys each way on Monday to Friday between Northampton and Bozeat
  • four journeys each way on Saturday continuing through to Wellingborough​
​Stagecoach 1
​Grange Park - Wootton Fields - Brackmills - Northampton Town Centre - Weston Favell Centre - Rectory Farm
(Monday to Sunday)
Route and timetable revised
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy, Overstone Solarium, Sywell and Mears Ashby are no longer served
​Stagecoach 3
​Piddington - Hackleton - Northampton Town Centre - Rye Hill - Harlestone Manor
(Monday to Saturday)
​Route and timetable revised
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy Horton is no longer served
​Stagecoach 3
Long Lawford - Rugby - Hillmorton
(Monday to Sunday)​
​Route and timetable revised
  • end of Northamptonshire County Council subsidy, Monday to Friday journeys will no longer be extended to DIRFT, Crick, West Haddon and Yelvertoft
​Stagecoach 34
​Brambleside - Kettering - Pytchley - Little Harrowden - Wellingborough - Berrymoor
(Monday to Saturday)
Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy
​Stagecoach 34A
​Brambleside - Kettering Town Centre - Leisure Centre
(Monday to Saturday)
Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy
​Stagecoach 87
Northampton - Pattishall - Towcester
(Monday to Saturday)​
New service
  • replaces Country Lion 87 following the end of Northamptonshire County Council subsidy
  • 3 - 4 journeys each way
​Stagecoach 96
Rugby - DIRFT - Long Buckby - Northampton
(Monday to Saturday)​
Route and timetable revised
  • the frequency of journeys between Rugby and DIRFT is increased to half hourly and the route in Rugby is revised​
​Stagecoach D1
Rugby - DIRFT - Middlemore - Monksmoor - Daventry - Southbrook - Weedon - Northampton
(Monday to Saturday)​
Route and timetable revised
  • route revised in DIRFT and a new timetable introduced​
​Stagecoach D2
​Rugby - DIRFT - Braunston - Middlemore - Monksmoor - Daventry - Southbrook - Weedon - Northampton
(Monday to Saturday)
Route and timetable revised
  • now operates in Rugby via Ashlawn Estate and Elliott's Field
  • the route between Kilsby and Braunston is revised and a new timetable introduced​
​Uno 86
​Towcester - Roade - Northampton
(Monday to Saturday)
Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy
​Uno 90/90A
​Towcester - Potterspury - Yardley Gobion - Deanshanger - Milton Keynes
(Monday to Saturday)
Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy

From 23 July 2018

​Service​Route​Changes
​Stagecoach 88
​Northampton - Sixfields - Swan Valley - Towcester - Silverstone - Brackley
(Monday to Saturday)
Temporary change to route and timetable during the closure of Towcester High Street during roadworks​
​Stagecoach 89 / X89
​Northampton - East Hunsbury - Blisworth - Towcester - Deanshanger - Milton Keynes
(Monday to Saturday)
Temporary change to route and timetable during the closure of Towcester High Street during roadworks​

From 05 August 2018

​ServiceRoute​Changes​
​Uno 18
​Sixfields, Saints Car Park - Northampton Town Centre - University Waterside Campus
(Monday to Sunday)
New service
  • up to every 10 minutes Monday to Friday, 15 minutes Saturday and 30 minutes Sunday
​Uno 19
​University Park Campus - St David's - Northampton Town Centre - University Waterside Campus
(Monday to Sunday)
Route and timetable revised
  • Service 19A is withdrawn
  • Service 19 now operates between the University Park Campus and University Waterside Campus, no longer serving St James' and Sixfields or Moulton, Boothville and Weston Favell Centre​
​Uno 20
​University Waterside Campus - Avenue Campus Circular
(Monday to Friday)
New service
  • up to every 30 minutes
​Uno 21
​Northampton Town Centre - Weston Favell Centre - Rectory Farm
(Monday to Saturday)
Route and timetable revised
  • now operates between Northampton Town Centre and Rectory Farm
  • no longer serving Kingsthorpe or University Park Campus​

From 19 August 2018

​ServiceRoute​Changes​
​Stagecoach 17/17A
​Ise Lodge - Kettering - Rothwell - Desborough
(Monday to Sunday)
New service
  • hourly (Ise Lodge only served Monday to Saturday)​
​Stagecoach 18
​Ise Lodge - Kettering Rothwell - Desborough - Market Harborough
(Monday to Saturday)
New service
  • hourly​
​Stagecoach 19
​Ise Lodge - Kettering - Rothwell - Desborough - Corby
(Monday to Saturday)
Route and timetable revised
  • now hourly, with parts of the route transferred to services 17 / 17A and 18​
​Stagecoach 44
​Wellingborough - Irthlingborough
(Monday to Saturday daytime)
Timetable revised
  • hourly​
​Stagecoach 45
​Wellingborough - Finedon - Irthlingborough
(Monday to Sunday evening)
Route and timetable revised
  • hourly
  • Monday to Saturday daytime journeys are withdrawn and Pinetrees in Irthlingborough is no longer served​
​Stagecoach 45
​Queensway - Wellingborough - Finedon - Irthlingborough - Rushden - Wellingborough
(Sunday)
No change​
​Stagecoach 50
​Bedford - Rushden - Rushden Lakes - Irthlingborough - Finedon - Kettering
(Monday to Sunday)
​Timetable revised
  • the 06:45 from Kettering to Irthlingborough on Monday to Friday during School Terms will now depart at 06:35 and run 10 minutes earlier throughout
​Stagecoach W4
​Wellingborough Town Centre - Elsden Road - Town Centre
(Monday to Saturday)
Timetable revised
  • the 07:48 departure from Wellingborough Church Street on Monday to Friday is withdrawn
​Stagecoach X1
​Wellingborough - Kettering - Corby
(Monday to Sunday)
Timetable revised
  • on Monday to Friday​
​Stagecoach X10/10
​West Hunsbury - Northampton Town Centre - Parklands - Moulton - Broughton - Kettering
(Monday to Saturday)
Route and timetable revised
  • now operates between Northampton and Kettering only
  • for replacement service between Kettering and Market Harborough via Rothwell, Desborough and Braybrooke, see new Stagecoach Service 18​

From 22 August until 28 August 2018

​ServiceRoute​Changes​
​Stagecoach GRN
Kettering Rail Station - Boughton House​​Shuttle service for the Greenbelt Festival 2018

From 24 August until 26 August 2018

Stagecoach Services for the MOTO GP 2018:

​ServiceRoute​Changes​
​Stagecoach MK1

Milton Keynes Rail Station - Silverstone Circuit​

​Friday 24 August - hourly
Saturday 25 August - hourly
Sunday 26 August - hourly
​Stagecoach N1
​Northampton Bus Station - Northampton Rail Station - Silverstone Circuit
Friday 24 August - hourly
Saturday 25 August - hourly
Sunday 26 August - hourly​

Park and Ride Service:

​ServiceRoute​Changes​
​Stagecoach T
​Towcester Racecourse - Silverstone Circuit
Sunday 26 August - every 15 minutes​

From 02 September 2018

​ServiceRoute​Changes​
​TransportConnect​CallConnect
(Monday to Saturday)
End of Northamptonshire County Council subsidy, the service into Northamptonshire is under review
​TransportConnect 180
Oundle - King's Cliffe - Stamford
(Friday only)​
​Service withdrawn
  • end of Northamptonshire Country Council subsidy

From 03 September 2018

​ServiceRoute​Changes​
​Stagecoach 7
​Grange Park - Northampton Town Centre - Moulton Park
(Monday to Sunday)
​Timetable revised
  • to improve reliability
​Stagecoach 8

​Rectory Farm - Blackthorn - Northampton Town Centre - King's Heath
(Monday to Saturday)

Timetable revised
  • to improve reliability
​Stagecoach 12

​East Hunsbury – Northampton Town Centre – King's Heath
(Monday to Sunday)

​Timetable revised
  • to improve reliability
​Stagecoach 16

​Ecton Brook – Weston Favell Centre – Northampton Town Centre – Obelisk Rise
(Monday to Sunday)

​Route and timetable revised
  • journeys from Weston Favell Centre to Ecton Brook to operate via Standens Barn

​Stagecoach 51
Bedford - Oakley - Sharnbrook - Rushden
(Monday to Saturday)​
Route and timetable revised​
​Stagecoach 53

​Northampton Town Centre – Weston Favell Centre – Ecton Brook – Brackmills
(Monday to Friday)

​​Timetable revised
  • to improve reliability
​Stagecoach 58

​Northampton Town Centre – Moulton Park
(Monday to Friday)

​​​Timetable revised
  • to improve reliability
​Stagecoach 80

​Akeley – Buckingham – Brackley
(Monday to Friday on Schooldays only)

Timetable revised
  • now starts from (0730) and continues to Akeley (1623). Times between Maids Moreton and Brackley are unchanged

​Stagecoach X80

​Milton Keynes – Buckingham – Brackley
(Monday to Friday)

​Timetable revised
  • afternoon journey to run 3 minutes later throughout on both Schooldays and during School Holidays

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