Local Bus Services will now be operated in our area by two local independent bus operators working together in the interest of the travelling public.
In a joint venture, BorderBus of Beccles and Simonds Countrylink of Diss, will be resurrecting the 580 and 581 bus services, operating as the “Waveney Line”.
BorderBus will operate 580 from Bungay and Beccles to Yarmouth via Shipmeadow, James Paget Hospital and Gorleston, with effect from 15 August 2016.
Simonds will operate 581 from Diss, Harleston and Bungay to Beccles via Kirby Cane and Geldeston, with effect from 30 August 2016.
Four journeys per day will connect at Beccles to provide through journeys between Diss and Yarmouth. All buses will be low floor, wheelchair and buggy friendly. Through ticketing will be available to make passengers journeys flow smoothly through the inter-change at Beccles.
Printed timetables are also available on request by calling BorderBus on 01502 714565 or Simonds Countrylink on 01379 647300 or by asking a driver on the route.