Travel Update 2019

Current Consultations

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Local Bus Consultation December 2018 – March 2019

Essex County Council (ECC) is reviewing the way it supports local bus services which operate on evenings and Sundays and is carrying out a public consultation. The consultation also includes proposals regarding delivering ECC services differently and devolving ECC funded local bus services to communities.

The consultation will run until 22 March 2019.

Please complete the survey online

A copy of the consultation is also available from ECC libraries or by phoning: 03457 430430.

If you have any queries, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Chelmsford Park and Ride Consultation January 2019

Essex County Council is reviewing the ticketing options and fares offered and days of opening for the Chelmsford Park and Ride Services. This consultation gives you the opportunity to let us know your views about the proposals.

The consultation will run until March 22 2019

Please visit the Park and Ride page

Paper copies of the questionnaire will be available from the Sandon and Chelmer Valley Park and Ride sites, or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Road Closure - Tindal Street, Chelmsford

Road Closure  

Tindal Street in Chelmsford continues to be shut for Roadworks until Friday 22 February 2019. Buses will divert via Market Road where temporary stops are in place for Sandon Park and Ride and services for New London Road.

More information can be found on the Essex HighwaysWebsite.

New edition of Bus Passenger News

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Find out more about local bus service changes by reading this month's Bus Passenger News - including a number of changes to First commercial services.

If you want to find your nearest bus service or plan a journey on public transport, please visit or Traveline.

Follow @Essex_PT on Twitter for public transport information.

For live updates on buses, you can also follow your local bus operator on Twitter by clicking here: ArrivaChambersEnsignFirstHedingham and NIBS.

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