Take a look at Lothian's festive bus timetable

lothian has announced its Christmas and New Year service information for customers travelling during the festive season.

Friday, 1st December 2017, 11:19 am
Updated Wednesday, 6th December 2017, 11:47 am

More buses than ever before will be on the Capital’s roads on key dates, which will come as good news to passengers.

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With more shops now open longer on Boxing Day, earlier and later journeys and more frequent buses to popular shopping destinations such as Fort Kinnaird, the Gyle Centre, Straiton Retail Park and Ocean Terminal have been introduced.

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Lothian has released its festive bus timetable

Other additional service enhancements introduced this year include an hourly service to Lochend on Christmas Day and an hourly service from Muirhouse to the Royal Infirmary serving Marchmont and Blackford on New Year’s Day.

Lothian Country will provide an hourly service to Queensferry on Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

Lothian will also deliver free Hogmanay Night Buses as Official Transport Provider for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2018 in association with City of Edinburgh Council.

Nigel Serafini, commercial director of Lothian, said: “We are once again offering our customers a widespread network service provision, with a greater choice of services.

Lothian has released its festive bus timetable

“Christmas and New Year is a particularly busy time in and around the city and our team work hard to ensure we deliver an excellent customer service for the thousands of residents and visitors who rely on us for travel over the festive period.”

More information on the Christmas timetable can be found below and at www.lothianbuses.co.uk.