Leeds bus strike: Which buses are running today?

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A 24-hour strike by drivers and other staff at bus operator First Leeds is under way.

The 24-hour walkout began at 2am and is part of an ongoing dispute with with member of the Unite union over pay.

The firm has imposed a ban on voluntary overtime this week for workers who are taking part in the walkout.

Which services are running as normal?

First Leeds has pledged that these services WILL run as normal today:

PR1 Elland Road Park & Ride

508 Halifax to Leeds via Farsley and Kirkstall Road

670 Bradford to Leeds via Greengates Rodley and Kirsktall Road

X6 Bradford to Leeds Express

X11 Bradford to Leeds via Pudsey

Yellow School Bus services to John Smeaton Community College and St Theresa’s RC Primary school

These services will be provided by other operators:

Some journeys on service X98 will be provided by Connexions Buses - First tickets/passes will be accepted

School services LW1 and LW2

Quarry Hill works contract

Are any services running to special timetables?

Buses will start later and finish earlier than normal, but this may be subject to change during the day.

Buses are also likely to be busier than normal, so passengers are advised to check the timetables carefully before they decide to travel.

Some services will be split in the city centre and will run in two sections, so a change of bus may be needed if travelling through from one side of the city to the other.

Services affected are: 2, 3, 4, 12, 13, 13A and 16.

Please see the special timetables here for full details of the stops served.

When are affected services running?

1 (Beeston - City - Holt Park): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1723 City - Ring Road; 1743 City - Ring Road; 1747 Beeston - Holt Park; 1750 Holt Park - Beeston; 1823 City - Ring Road; 1847 Beeston - City.

2 (Thorpe Lane - City): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1843 City - Thorpe Lane; 1804 Thorpe Lane - City.

2 (City - Roundhay Park): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1801 Roundhay Park - City; 1808 City - Roundhay Park.

3 (White Rose - City): Two buses an hour. Last journeys: 1823 City - White Rose; 1825 White Rose - City.

3 (City - Brackenwood): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1828 City - Brackenwood; 1824 Brackenwood - City; 1828 City - Brackenwood.

3A (City - Gledhow): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1745 Gledhow - City; 1848 City - Gledhow.

4 (Pudsey - City): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1809 City - Pudsey; 1823 Pudsey - City.

4 (City - Seacroft): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1754 City - Seacroft; 1815 Seacroft - City.

6* (City - Holt Park): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1820 Holt Park - City; 1833 City - Holt Park.

7** (City - Primley Park): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1810 City - Primley Park; 1847 Primley Park - City.

12 (Thorpe Lane - City): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1732 Thorpe Lane - City; 1751 City - Thorpe Lane.

12 (City - Roundhay Park): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1737 Roundhay Park - City; 1833 Roundhay Park - Harehills; 1838 City - Roundhay Park.

13 (Thorpe Lane - City): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1752 Thorpe Lane - City; 1811 City - Thorpe Lane.

13 (City - Brackenwood): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1758 City - Brackenwood; 1855 Brackenwood - City.

13A (Thorpe Lane - City): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1812 Thorpe Lane - City; 1831 City - Thorpe Lane.

13A (City - Gledhow): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1813 Gledhow - City; 1818 City - Gledhow.

16 (Pudsey - City): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1709 City - Bramley; 1739 City - Pudsey; 1741 Pudsey - City; 1809 City - Bramley.

16 (City - Seacroft): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1824 City - Seacroft; 1845 Seacroft - City.

33* (City - Guiseley - Otley): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1805 City - Otley; 1815 Otley - City.

40*** (City - Seacroft): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1815 Seacroft - City; 1828 City - Seacroft.

42 (Butterbowl - City - Oakwood): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1716 Oakwood - Butterbowl; 1721 Butterbowl - Oakwood; 1816 Oakwood - City; 1821 Butterbowl - City.

50 (Horsforth - City - Seacroft): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1710 Horsforth - Seacroft; 1800 Seacroft - Horsforth; 1810 Horsforth - St James’s Hospital;

1900 Seacroft - City.

51 (Moor Allerton - City - Tingley Mills): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1716 Moor Allerton - Tingley Mills; 1739 Tingley Mills - Moor Allerton; 1816 Moor Allerton - City; 1839 Tingley Mills - City.

56*** (Whinmoor - City - Moor Grange): Every 60 minutes. Last journeys: 1718 Moor Grange - Whinmoor; 1733 Whinmoor - Moor Grange; 1800 Moor Grange - City; 1833 Whinmoor - City.

72 (Leeds - Bramley - Bradford): Every 30 minutes. Last journeys: 1805 Leeds - Bradford; 1815 Bradford - Leeds.

* - In Leeds City Centre, buses on services 6 & 33 will serve Eastgate, NOT the City Bus Station.

** - On Scott Hall Road, buses will NOT used the guide way, stopping instead on the main carriageway adjacent to guideway stops.

*** - On York Road, buses will NOT used the guide way, stopping instead at normal bus stops on the main carriageway.

Special fares

Fares charged on the services below will be £1 for an adult single and 50p for school children.

Metro and First pass holders may use their pass to travel but will also be compensated due to the reduced level of service.

Special fares on routes: 1, 2, 3, 3A, 4, 6, 7, 12, 13, 13A, 16, 33, 40, 42, 50, 51, 56 and 72.

Which services will not be running today?

These services WILL NOT run:

4A, 5, 7A, 7S, X7, 9, 11/11A, 14,X14, 15, X15, 16A, 19/19A, 28, 33A, 38, 48, 49, 50A, 52, 54, 55, 59, 60/60A, 61/61A, 63, 64, 70, 74, X84, 85/87, 86/86A, 88, 90, 91, 97, X99 and 965.

These journeys on service 611 WILL NOT run:

From Bradford at: 1655, 1725, 1740, 1810.

From Pudsey at: 1622, 1652.

From Bradford Moor at: 1633 1703 1718 1748.

These early morning journeys on service 1 WILL NOT run tomorrow (Tuesday):

From City at: 0210, 0240, 0310

From Ring Road at: 0208, 0238, 0308, 0338

Keep checking this site throughout the day for updates.

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