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Latest Update: 13:36 Monday 20th October 2014

 Ulsterbus Service 40 Diversion - Newry to Armagh

Ulsterbus Service 40 from Newry to Armagh will be diverted as follows until Wednesday 29 October 2014 (inclusive);
From Newry along main Armagh Road, Tandragee Road, Newry Road, Poyntzpass Road, Aughlish Road, Scarva Road, Markethill Road, Moyrourkan Road and Tandragee Road then as normal.

Services from Armagh to Newry are unaffected.

52 Service Aghalee / Maghaberry Diversion 20th - 23rd October 2014
The Mullagharton Road will be closed from Monday 20th October to Thursday 23rd October for resurfacing.
This will affect all buses from Aghalee and Maghaberry - Service 52.

The Alternative Route;

  • Outward Bound Moira Road, Glen Road to Maghaberry then normal route.
  • Inward Bound normal then right at Maghaberry Crossroads unto Glen Road then left unto Moira Road and then Normal.

For further information please call the Translink Contact Centre on (028) 9066 6630.

325G Lisburn Town Service Diversion 
From Monday 13 October for a period of 2 works service 325G will omit Eglantine Road due to pipe laying and operate via Harrys Road (both directions).
 Ulsterbus - Upper Newtownards Road Roadworks Commencing 25th September 2014

Translink is advising bus passengers travelling along the Upper Newtownards Road towards the city centre to expect some service delays and diversions due to lane closures commencing on 25 September for a period of 8 weeks. 

The Department for Regional Development will introduce lane closures from the Knock Road junction to the Sandown Road junction as part of ongoing works to widen the carriageway to facilitate the new Belfast Rapid Transit System.

All bus and coach services travelling city bound along the Upper Newtownards Road will be affected. Key Translink services operating along this corridor include: Metro 4 a/b, 18, 19 and 20 as well as Ulsterbus Goldline services travelling from Newtownards and beyond. A limited number of bus stop suspensions will also be required during the works.

Passengers should allow extra time for their journeys during this period.

Ormiston Crescent Bus Stop Suspension 
The bus stop at Ormiston Crescent (Citybound) will be suspended from tomorrow (Thursday 25th September) for approximately two weeks to facilitate works carried out by N.I.E in preparation for the BRT. Passengers are being redirected to the Knock Road stop while this stop is suspended. Services affected will be Metro 4A,4B,4C,19 and Ulsterbus 505, 507, 509, 510, 11/511. 

Dufferin Avenue, Bangor Overflow Car Park

Free passenger overflow parking now available at Dufferin Avenue, Bangor for Translink passengers.


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