Service updates: 54 61 68A 68C 145 145A

Service Updates

Perry Barr Road Changes  25/04/2022 11:22:55

From Monday 25th April 2022

Due to the ongoing works in Perry Barr, Diamond Services will be subject to a revised line of route in the area from Monday 25th April until Further notice.

Service 54: 
Towards Perry Barr - Normal line of route on Wellington Rd then Aston Lane, Wellhead Lane, Aldridge Road, Harrier Way then terminate on Walsall Road at Perry Barr (opposite Asda).

Towards Hamstead - Perry Barr (opposite Asda), Walsall Road, Birchfield Road, then normal line of route Wellington Road.

Service 61:
Towards Perry Barr - Normal line of route on Birchfield Rd then Aston Lane, Wellhead Lane, Aldridge Road, Harrier Way then terminate on Walsall Road at Perry Barr (opposite Asda).

Towards West Bromwich - Perry Barr (opposite Asda), Walsall Road, Birchfield Road, then normal line of route Wellington Road.

Service 68A / 68C:
Towards Perry Barr - Normal line of route on Stoneleigh Road then Wellhead Lane, Aldridge Road, Harrier Way then terminate on Walsall Road at Perry Barr (opposite Asda).

Towards Witton – Perry Barr (opposite Asda), Birchfield Road, Aston Lane then normal line of route from Stoneleigh Road.

Affected Services: 54 61 68A 68C

54 Route Change 28/03/2022 13:48:44

From Monday 28th March

From Monday 28th March, Service 54 will have a slight route change towards Perry Barr only, It will now follow the reverse of the Journeys to Hamstead.

At Church Lane Island Left onto Handsworth Wood Road, 1st Right onto Wood Lane, Continue Wood Lane to Wellington Road, Left onto Wellington Road to Perry Barr then Left to the Layby Bus Stop.

Affected Services: 54

Service 6 and 6A changes 25/03/2022 11:17:10

from Monday 25th April.

The Tamworth 6 and 6A service will be replaced by our New 76 and 76A service from Monday 25th April.
The new 76 service will provide brand new links between Tamworth and Sutton Coldfield on selected journeys.

New timetable available here

Affected Services:

145 Service Timetable Change 25/03/2022 10:28:39

From 24th April 2022

Due to the 145 service becoming increasing affected by M5 motorway traffic during the morning peak period, there will be some minor timetable changes from 24th April to improve reliability.

The 07:22 Bromsgrove departure will now depart at 07:15 arriving at Droitwich at 07:47.

The 08:00 Droitwich departure will now depart at 07:55 arriving at Bromsgrove at 08:36

This allows for some additional time should the service be held up when going through the morning M5 motorway traffic.

There will be no change to Saturday services.

The New Timetable can be downloaded here

Affected Services: 145 145A

Perry Barr Interchange Closure 20/09/2021 16:26:13

From Sunday 26th September 2021

From Sunday 26th September, Perry Barr Interchange will be closed for re-development work until further notice. From this date Diamond Bus services will move to a new bus stop; stand T1 on the A34.

All services affected by the closure are listed below: 

Stand T1

Stand T2

Stand T3

Stand T4

52

City Centre

33

Pheasey

51

Walsall

424

ASDA Queslett

54

Hamstead

907

Sutton Coldfield

52

Perry Beeches

   

61

Handsworth

907A

Sutton Coldfield

       

68A

Aston Circular

           

68C

Aston Circular

           

 

Affected Services: 61 68A 68C

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