National Express West Midlands has shared a summary of how bus services will be affected over the Christmas & New Year period.

From 24th December until 4th January services will be running to amended or reduced timetables.

Monday 24th December (Christmas Eve) – Special timetables similar to a Saturday service will run. Last buses will run between 10pm and 11pm. More information and full timetables will be available shortly.

Tuesday 25th December (Christmas Day) – We won’t be running services on Christmas Day.

Wednesday 26th December (Boxing Day) – Most services will start from around 7am and then a Sunday level of service will run until around 6pm. Some busy routes will run until late evening. More information and full timetables will be available shortly.

Some services will not run on Boxing Day. These are: 1 (Acocks Green to Five Ways), 35 (Walsall to Aldridge), 62 (Wolverhampton – Compton), 77 (Walsall to Sutton Coldfield) and 96 (Kingstanding to Chelmsley Wood).

Thursday 27th & Friday 28th December – Special timetables similar to a Saturday service will run. Extra early morning and evening journeys may run on some routes. During the daytime some routes may not run as often as normal. More information and full timetables will be available shortly.

Saturday 29th December – Special Saturday timetables will run. Early and late buses will run as normal. During the daytime some routes may not run as often as normal. More information and full timetables will be available shortly.

Sunday 30th December – A normal Sunday service will run.

Monday 31st December 2018 (New Year’s Eve) – Special timetables similar to a Saturday service will run. Extra early morning and evening journeys may run on some routes. During the daytime some routes may not run as often as normal. More information and full timetables will be available shortly.

Tuesday 1st January 2019 (New Year’s Day) – Special timetables similar to a Sunday service will run until around 6pm. Some busy routes will run until late evening. More information and full timetables will be available shortly.

Wednesday 2nd to Friday 4th January 2019 – Special Monday to Friday timetables will run. During the daytime some routes may not run as often as normal. More information and full timetables will be available shortly.

Saturday 5th January 2019 – Normal service will resume.