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Revised Timetables due to Coronavirus - West Midlands 09/04/2020 16:55:36

From Sunday 12th April 2020 until further notice

In response to the ongoing situation with Coronavirus, Diamond Bus are continuing to revise our levels of operation on services in the West Midlands.

All updates to service changes will appear on our website Service Update pages and our social media pages.

A full list of services affected for week commencing 12th April can be found here.

Many services in the West Midlands Region will operate a Saturday timetable during weekdays until further notice.

Timetables for those services operating a Special Timetable can be downloaded here:

002 Merry Hill - Weoley Castle: Download temporary timetable here.
4 Walsall - West Bromwich: The service will operate as a 30-minute frequency 4H service only, Monday-Sunday . The 4 service will be suspended. Download temporary timetable here.
16 Birmingham-Hamstead: The service will operate as a 30-minute frequency 16W service, Monday-Saturday only. The Sunday service will be suspended. Download temporary timetable here.
31/32 Walsall - Mossley/Lower Farm: Further changes to Sunday timetable from 12th April. Download temporary timetable here.
35 Walsall - Lichefield: Download temporary timetable here.
40 Wednesbury - West Bromwich: Download temporary timetable here.
42/43/43A West Bromwich - Dudley/Bilston: Download temporary timetable here.
50 Birmingham - Maypole: Further Special Timetable Changes. Download temporary timetable here.
78 Sutton Coldfield - Queslett: Download temporary timetable here.
89 Shady Lane - Erdington: Download temporary timetable here.
108 Erdington to Birmingham: Download temporary timetable here.
192 Kidderminster to Halesowen: Download temporary timetable here.
226 Merry Hill - Dudley: Download temporary timetable here.
228 Kniver - Russells Hall: Download temporary timetable here.
401E Walsall - Yew Tree: Download temporary timetable here.

Please Note:
146 Birmingham to Redditch: Service will be suspended until further notice.
202 Halesowen - Bromsgrove: Service will be suspended until further notice.

Tamworth Services:
16A Tamworth - Kingsbury: Service will be suspended until further notice. Please refer to service 16 Tamowrth - Kingsbury for alternative journeys.
X16 Tamworth - Birmingham: Service will be suspended until further notice.

Diamond Bus may make further changes to timetables following Government guidelines. Our full Coronavirus statement can be found here

Links to our social media pages:

Page Updated: 9th April 2020.

Affected Services: All Services

1 Service Changes 04/03/2020 10:45:31

From 12th April 2020

The 1 service will be operated by National Express West Midlands from 12th April 2020.

For details and new timetable information please visit:

Diamond would like to thank you for your custom during our time operating this service.

Affected Services: 1

Brick Kiln Lane, Tamworth Road Closure 21/02/2020 15:06:02

From 24th February 2020

Brick Kiln Lane, Tamworth will be closed from 24th February.

During the closure the 15 service will be diverted as follows:

15 Towards Hurley  - Normal Line of Route.

15 Towards Tamworth - After serving Hurley Queensway, Right onto Knowle Hill, then continue Knowle Hill to Coventry Road, Right Piccadilly Way, Right Trinity Road. Turn at Trinity Rd /Kingsbury Link Roundabout and return to Tamworth via Trinity Rd and normal line of route.

Stops at Wood End and along Brick Kiln lane will not be served during the road closure.

Affected Services: 15

Ridding Lane, Wednesbury Road Closure 25/02/2020 11:35:10

Monday 3rd February - 10th april 2020

Ridding Lane and Market Place will be closed for gas main replacement works.

Service 40 towards West Bromwich will be diverted via Holyhead Road, Bridge Street, Mounts Road, Holden Road then normal line of route.

40 services towards Wednesbury are unaffected by this diversion, and will continue to use normal line of route.

All stops as well as a temporary stop at the junction of Ridding Lane, will be served.

Affected Services: 40

34 Route Change 27/02/2020 10:55:12

From Monday 24th February 2020

From Monday 24th February 2020, Service 34 will permanently change its route in the Ladypool Road area

This will provide direct access to this service to  the residents of Woodstock Road and Church Lane.

From Birmingham it will be normal line of route until Stony Lane, then Yardley Wood Road, Woodstock Road, Church Road, then normal line of route until Kings Heath High Street.

Returning to Birmingham from Kings Heath will be normal line of route to Church Road, Ladypool Road (One way), Taunton Road, Stony Lane, then normal line of route to the City Centre.

Affected Services: 34

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