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Latest Update: 20:00 Tuesday 26th May 2015

 

Road Closures - Dublin Road & Botanic Ave (Botanic Ave On Wednesday Only)
From Monday 25th To Wednesday 27th May 2015
20:00 to 06:00 Each Night 

Due to road resurfacing works the Dublin Road will be closed from the junction of Bankmore Street to Shaftsbury Square nightly between 20:00 and 06:00 starting from Monday 25th May 2015 for three nights with Botanic Avenue closed on the Wednesday. All Services will therefore be required to operate the following diversions:

Lisburn (9) and Donegall Road:
OUTBOUND via Grosvenor Road, Durham Street, Boyne Bridge & Sandy Row.
INBOUND AS NORMAL.

Malone Road (8):
OUTBOUND via Grosvenor Road, Durham Street, Boyne Bridge, Sandy Row, Lisburn Road & Elmwood Avenue.
INBOUND AS NORMAL.

Ormeau Road (7):
OUTBOUND as normal to Bruce Street LEFT onto Dublin Road then via Ormeau Avenue & Ormeau Road.
INBOUND as normal to Ormeau Road then via Ormeau Avenue & Bedford Street

 

Shore Road Closure - Resurfacing Works
From 18:00 on Saturday 30th May 2015 until 06:00 on Monday 1st June 2015

Due to road resurfacing works the Shore Road will be closed from the junction of Fortwilliam Park to Mount Vernon from 18:00 on Saturday 30th May 2015 until 06:00 Monday 1st June 2015.
All Shore Road services will therefore be required to operate the following diversion:

OUTWARD – As normal to Shore Road and then via Fortwilliam Park, Antrim Road and Donegall Park Avenue to Shore Road and then as normal.
INWARD – As normal to Shore Road and then via Donegall Park Avenue, Antrim Road and Skegoneill Avenue to Shore Road and then as normal.

 

A6 Antrim Road Closure Affecting 1F - Monday 11th May to Friday 05th June 2015 from 09:30 to 16:30 (daily).

Due to road works the A6 Antrim Road is to be closed inbound from Sandyknowes Roundabout to Sandyholme Park daily for four weeks from 09:30-16:00hrs resulting in the 1F Service operating the following diversion:

INWARD: as normal to Sandyknowes Roundabout  then via Ballyhenry Road, Ballyclare Road and Jubilee Way to the Antrim Road then as normal.

OUTWARD SERVICES ARE NOT AFFECTED.

 

Bus Lane Closure – Nelson Street, Commencing 20th April 2015

The bus lane at Duncrue/Whitla Street to Nelson Street inbound will be closed daily Monday to Friday between 09:00hrs and 16:00hrs for 3 weeks from Monday 20th April 2015 to facilitate work on new pedestrian crossings at Nelson Street subway and Duncrue Street/Whitla Street - as a result of this passengers will not be able to alight on the bus lane...the next stop for passengers will be Nelson Street.

All services exiting the M2 or approaching inbound from Duncrue Street will be diverted via Whitla Street, Garmoyle Street, Dock Street to Nelson Street then as normal.

OUTBOUND SERVICES TO DUNCRUE STREET ARE NOT AFFECTED.

For further information please call the Translink Contact Centre on (028) 90 66 66 30.

 

Castlereagh Road Temporary Bus Stop Suspension, Relocation & Bus Lane Suspension

Please be advised of the below bus stop and lane alterations on the Castlereagh Road affecting Metro Services 5A & 31 for construction work starting from Wednesday 8th April 2015 for approximately 21 weeks.

Country bound at ORBY LINK (Stop Name Loopland) – Bus Stop Suspended
City bound opposite ORBY LINK (Stop Name Loopland) – moved 30 metres city bound (Outside Proctors)
City Bound Bus Lane – Suspended within works area

 

Relocation of Bus Stops, Upper Newtownards Road

Due to recent road works on the Upper Newtownards Road,; the following Bus Stops are to be relocated as follows.

Country Bound:
The “Belmont Church Road” will be merged with the Ulsterbus stop at “Greenwood Primary School” to become a “Dual Stop”.
The “Ormiston” stop is removed.

City Bound:
The “Ormiston” stop is removed.
The “Belmont Church Road” stop is to be relocated 25 metres city bound to outside “Knockhill Apartments”. 

 

Published
27/09/2012

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