Queen cuts bus fares

Bournemouth Coastal BID and Yellow Buses have formed a partnership that will see all-day network mobile app tickets cut from £8.20 to just 70p during the four-day Platinum Jubilee weekend.

New depot secured for Abellio London Bus

ALB, which operates 740 buses on 52 routes – nine per cent of the buses in the capital for Transport for London (TfL) – has to relocate as its current depot in North Hyde Gardens, Hayes is to be redeveloped. Property Consultancy Vail Williams sourced the new site – just two miles from the existing depot – and then helped secure sui generis planning permission for expanding ALB, never an easy task when applied to bus depots. 

Yellows’ open top passengers set to top 100,000

More than 100,000 people are likely to have caught one of Yellow Buses’ iconic open top vehicles by the time the operating season ends. Yellow Buses recorded more than 84,000 passenger journeys on Buster’s Beach Bus between Easter, when the service started, by the end of August. And with the service continuing to run between Boscombe and Sandbanks – now … Read More

Top Marks for Yellow Buses

Yellow Buses driver Marks Nobrega turned in a winning performance to be named the country’s best driver from an independent operator.

Yellows score high on Green Road

More than 30 of Yellow Buses’ drivers have achieved ‘Fleet Elite’ status after their driving was monitored by clever technology.

All aboard the bus-boat and weigh anchor!

Yellow Buses’ open top service now includes the option to go via the sea – to Brownsea Island. The company has joined forces with the yellow-branded family-owned Brownsea Island Ferries based at Sandbanks.

Yellows are wild about wildlife

Yellow Buses has launched a new green-themed vehicle – a wildlife bus in which passengers can ride with birds, lizards, otters and butterflies.

Yellows go National

Five brand new top-of-the-range coaches have rolled into the Yellow Buses’ depot in Bournemouth ready to serve the south coast-to-London routes. The 55 seat coaches represent a £1.7m investment and have joined the fleet that the Yellows operate on behalf of National Express.