Velothon Diversions - Sunday 8 July 2018
We would like to inform customers that there will be significant diversions to our services through the morning of the 8 July due to closures for the above event. We will work with the event organisers to return services to normal route as soon as possible as the event passes through Newport. Please note all times are estimated and are based on those given by the organisers.
The 0905 and 1005 departures from Newport Bus Station will operate via Cardiff Road, Duffryn Drive, Tredegar House Drive, Pencarn Way, A48, Pont Ebbw, Docks Way and Mendalgief Road back to Newport Bus Station. We expect the 1105 service to return to normal route.
From first departure at 0930 both service will divert from Caerleon Road M4 Roundabout via A4042 to Llanfrechfa and Ponthir serving College Glade, Eastfield Road, Ceaser Crescent, Roman Way, Lodge Road, Anthony Drive. They will the return to Newport City Centre via Eastfield Road, College Glade, Station Road and Ponthir Road to Llanfrechfa joinging the A4042 to Caerleon Road M4 roundabout to rejoin its normal route. We expect the service to return to normal route for the 1230 28 departure from Newport Bus Station
42/43 Moorland Park
From the 0930 43 departure both services will only operate via Corporation Road, Cromwell Road and Moorland Park. These services will not be able to serve Spytty Retail Park. We expect the 1130 43 service to return to normal route.
The 0930 departure towards Newport will start in Greyfriars Road. From 1030 the service will start from Customhouse Street but exit Cardiff City Centre along Bute Terrace and Station Terrace to Newport Road. The service will not be able to serve bus stops on Castle Street, Greyfriars Road and Dumfries Place.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused by the closures and subsequent diversions. For further information you can contact our Travel Centre on 01633 263600 or alternatively a full list of closures is available via www.velothon.com/events/velothon-wales.aspx