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  • Oxford Brookes University Open Days

    Time: 00:00 Date: 06 / 10 / 2018

    Oxford Brookes University will be holding its Open Days on Saturday 20th October and Saturday 17th November 2018. On these days, we will be running a higher frequency BROOKESbusU1 service to help cope with the expected additional usage.

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  • Launch of the new Brookes Buses - September 2018

    Time: 00:00 Date: 18 / 09 / 2018

    Oxford Brookes University and Oxford Bus Company recently launched the new Brookes buses. They have a new livery and have improvements onboard for passengers.

    Watch the launch video
  • Closure of Ewin Close stops (17th September 2018 - further notice)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 17 / 09 / 2018

    From Monday 17th September until further notice, Ewin Close stops on Cherwell Drive will be suspended in both directions. This will affect our city13/X13 and BROOKESbusU5 services. During the time of this closure, city13/X13 passengers are advised to use the Copse Lane or Cherwell Drive stops as alternatives. For BROOKESbusU5, please use the Cherwell Drive or Crotch Crescent stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where are the affected Ewin Close stops?
  • BROOKESbus Service Changes

    Time: 00:00 Date: 02 / 09 / 2018

    From September 2018, changes will be made to your BROOKESbus services.

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  • Temporary changes to cityX3/X13/13 and BROOKESbusU5 from 13th and 14th May 2018

    Time: 00:00 Date: 13 / 05 / 2018

    From Sunday 13th and Monday 14th May 2018, cityX3/X13/13 and BROOKESbusU5 timetables and routes will be temporarily revised due to the severe congestion expected during the Headley Way roadworks.

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