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Latest Update: 15:15 Sunday 21st December 2014

Christmas and New Year Holiday Timetable Information 2014/15 

Translink is advising passengers that a special timetable will operate over the Christmas and New Year Holidays, coming into effect from Wednesday 24th December 2014 and lasting up to and including Thursday 1st January 2015.

Full details of holiday timetables, special offers for the festive season and new timetables are available via the links listed below:

Journey Planner>>>

Ulsterbus Timetables>>>

Christmas and New Year Special Offers>>>

Armagh to Loughgall - Service 65 - Diversion

Due to roadworks there will be a road closure just before Loughgall for all Armagh to Loughgall services until 18 December 2014.

Ulsterbus service 65 diverted as follows from Armagh:  as normal out the Loughgall Road and then left on to Ballygassoon Road/Grange Blundel Road, right on to Moy Road, right on to Lislasley Road, right on to Summerisland Road, right on to Cloveneden Road and then left back into Loughgall village.

Diversion will operate in both directions.

Service 9 Greyabbey / Ballywalter Diversion
The Greyabbey Road between Greyabbey and Ballywalter will be closed (RE road works) Monday – Friday from 9am – 5pm from Monday 8 December until Friday 19 December 14 (inclusive) – diversion will be via Ballyboley & Dunover Road.
3/3C Groomsport, The Village - Monday to Friday until 19th December

Groomsport is closed to all through traffic, Monday to Friday until 19th December due to re surfacing work.

Services operating to and from Donaghadee (Service 3 & 3C) to use the A2 (Groomsport bypass) Passengers intending to travel towards Bangor should use the stop opposite the old Groomsport house hotel. Passengers for Donaghadee should use the stop on the bypass adjacent to Springwell Grove.

The 09:35 3B service from Groomsport to Bangor Health Centre will continue to uplift at the Springwell Grove/bypass stop and will return to Bangor via Orlock.

153/253 Doagh Services - Commencing Saturday 22nd November

*UPDATE - Road works have now finished for the Christmas Holidays with services back operating as normal. Works on the bridge will most likely resume sometime in January. We will update as soon as new dates for the works have been confirmed.

153/253 services will operate with a shuttle service (Mini Bus) from Doagh to Ballyclare where passengers will transfer on to the proper bus for Belfast at Woodsides bus stop. The Mini bus will depart Doagh 10 mins. Prior to the advertised times. Return journeys will require passengers to change on to the mini bus in Ballyclare Station to complete their journey. 
Notices have been posted on all relevant stops.

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

Steeple Road, Antrim Diversion
Due to a road closure at the junction of Steeple Road & Stiles Way all services travelling from Belfast to Antrim Bus Centre will now operate via Fountain Hill and the Parkhall Road until further notice.

Dufferin Avenue, Bangor Overflow Car Park

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


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