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We choose VAMOOZ! Next stop Reading for our booming crowdsourced buses app

It's the app-based success story that's got the UK bus industry talking – and now VAMOOZ, launched only months ago in Yorkshire and Lancashire, is to make its debut in the south of England.

Fancy a free day out across the North? Get on board for Catch the Bus Week!

We're offering hundreds of lucky North Yorkshire people the chance to enjoy a free day out across the North to promote Catch the Bus Week, a national celebration of the benefits of taking the bus.

Changes on Cityzap from Sunday 23 July

From Sunday 23 July, we're making some changes to our times on Cityzap.

Heading to York Racecourse? Don't gamble on a parking space - catch the bus instead

York Racecourse is one of the North's biggest and best racing and entertainment venues - and it's easier than ever to get there by bus!

Changes to bus stops along the Stonebow

Just to let you know, there have been some short notice changes to bus stops along the Stonebow in York, which have affected our buses on Coastliner and Cityzap. These changes are a result of redevelopment works at Stonebow House. 

Bus 18 plan to transform West Yorkshire bus services

West Yorkshire bus services that are more reliable, easier to use, customer focused and better for the environment are the key aims of the Bus 18 initiative launched today (Friday 24 March).

New departure stands at Leeds bus station

As part of the work which has taken place to improve Leeds city bus station, our buses on the Coastliner and Cityzap will soon be using new departure stands.

Under 19? Avoid paying full fare with BOB

Are you 18 or under, and paying the full adult fare whenever you use the bus?

Zapping a little earlier from 19 February

We've listened to your feedback, and as a result, we're making some small changes to morning trips on Cityzap. 

Coastliner makes history as Tadcaster Bridge is reopened

It was an historic moment for the people of Tadcaster in North Yorkshire, as a gleaming new Coastliner double decker became first to cross the bridge which brings the town together.

Zapping to victory at the UK BUS Awards!

Cityzap, our amazing bus route which runs FAST between Leeds and York city centres, has won GOLD at the UK BUS Awards in London.

Meet Cityzap’s award-winning bus driver, Mariusz!

He's a dream come true for our customers on Cityzap between Leeds and York – meet Mariusz Losinski, named Dream Driver of the Year in our first ever Amazing Awards!

Floods hero driver Michael is the toast from city to coast!

He's a hero from city to coast – meet Coastliner bus driver Michael Hill, named Hero of the Year 2016 in our first ever Amazing Awards!

Season tickets get simpler

From Sunday 30 October, we're simplifying our range of season tickets to make it easier for you to decide which the best ticket is for you. We're also extending the range of some of our tickets, so you'll be able to even travel further - for less than ever before!

Here at last - the new Victoria Leeds

The amazing new Victoria Leeds shopping experience is here at last.

Unibus. We tried, but it’s time to move on…

We've enjoyed many fantastic years serving you, our lovely customers in York, on Unibus. We were the first to run buses in York 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and the first to bring you live bus departure times on your phone with our Unibus app, amongst many other exciting things too.

Visiting Castle Howard is a breeze on Coastliner

Visiting Castle Howard is now even easier by bus!

Changes to our services in York from the end of August

From the end of August, we're making some changes to some of our routes in and around York. 

It's your travel - have your say

The West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA), alongside local bus operators, are holding public drop-in sessions to talk about the plans for bus travel in West Yorkshire over the next 20 years. Together, we are developing a twenty year vision for an integrated transport network that supports sustained and healthy economic growth throughout the Leeds city region and beyond.

Explore more with Little Explorers

The Little Explorers is the new name for our bright in yellow buses (you can't miss them!) with friendly drivers that will take you far and wide across North Yorkshire.