Bus and travel disruption due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)


Most bus services have been running at a reduced frequency since 28 March, but some services and journeys are now starting to be reintroduced.

You can visit South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive's website to see the revised bus timetables for Barnsley.

See the latest live disruptions to travel in South Yorkshire here.

For updates on all local bus, train and tram journeys visit the Travel South Yorkshire website.

Visit the South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive's Coronavirus: travel information and advice website for the latest guidance to help keep yourself and others safe while travelling on public transport.

School bus services

As schools start a phased return from 15 June following the easing of COVID-19 (coronavirus) restrictions, the SYPTE guidance for travelling to and from school has been updated. Please take a look at the guidance to make sure you know what the new way of travelling will look like and how to keep yourself and others safe.


Northern and TransPennine Express are running reduced frequency timetables.

Further information and revised timetables can be found on the following websites:


Changes have also been made to concessionary bus travel, with passes now being valid on Stagecoach buses before 9.30am. Find out more on the Stagecoach website.

For the safety of both customer and staff all operators please use contactless payment methods to buy your tickets.