Welcome to the official website of Buses 4U
What is Buses 4U?
Buses 4U is a network of local community transport bus services which principally operate within the local council areas of Mole Valley District, Reigate & Banstead Borough and Tandridge District in Surrey plus Sevenoaks District in Kent. All services are operated by the East Surrey Rural Transport Partnership. To find out more about Buses 4U in your area please follow the Areas of Service link on the left. There are two main types of service:
Demand Responsive Transport (DRT) Services
Our Buses 4U DRT services are a completely flexible type of local bus that has no fixed timetable. The route of the bus is determined by the requests from passengers.
Fixed Route Services
Our Buses 4U fixed route services operate traditional timetabled services.
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Reigate & Banstead Buses 4U - 8 April 2016
It is with regret that due to the withdrawal of funding, this service will be withrawn on 8 April 2016. However, a new Travel Club will provide a shopping service from various areas on certain days of the week. For details click the Reigate & Banstead areas of service link above left.
Mole Valley Village Link Commuter Service
A new timetable will come in to operation on Monday 1 February 2016. Full details.
Christmas & New Year Operation 2015/16
* Bus 623 normally operates on Fridays only, but as it will not operate on Fridays 25 December and 1 January 2016, it will operate on THURSDAYS 24 and 31 December 2015 instead.
All services operate as normal on other days.
Summer Sunday Rambler 765 - 18 October 2015
This service has now ceased operating for the winter and will return with British Summer time on Easter Sunday 27 March 2016.
Bus Route Changes - 29 August 2015
The following changes will take place for Saturday 29 August:
Mole Valley Villager
Bus 22 - Saturdays
Following the withdrawal of the Saturday service by the previous operator, Buses 4U will operate one return journey from Newdigate to Dorking and one return journey from the Holbury St Mary/Abinger loop to Dorking.Two return journeys will operate between Chart Downs and Dorking.
Bus 50 - Saturdays
This service will no longer operate to Crawley. The return journey from Horsham will depart 10 minutes earlier.
Bus 50 - Mondays to Fridays (from Tuesday 1 September)
Some journey times have changed on the Tuesday and Friday shopping journeys to/from Horsham to standardise arrival and departure times at Horsham.
A bus 50 journey will operate from Walliswood at 1309 to Dorking via Coldharbour at 1319.
The 1655 journey from Dorking to Horsham on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursday and Fridays will now also operate on Wednesdays, so providing a return facility for the new Coldharbour journey at 1319.
Mole Valley Villager leaflet (from 29 August 2015)
Mole Valley Buses 4U
(Demand Responsive Service)
This service will now operate on Saturday afternoons between 1400 and 1730 and can be booked by calling 01372 20 45 40 between 0830 and 1630 on Mondays to Fridays.
Bus 540 - Mondays to Fridays (from Tuesday 1 September)
Following the withdrawal of this service by the previous operator, Buses 4U will operate 2 return journeys between Woldingham and Caterham including a shopping service to Caterham on the Hill Tesco. Bus 540 Timetable
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Buses 4U Mole Valley Village Link - 8 June 2015
An extra evening journey from Dorking Main Station to Betchworth & Buckland at 1830 will be available from 8 June 2015. For full details visit Mole Valley Village Link Commuter Service
Chatterbus C1 & C2 - 7 April 2015
A new community transport service commenced operation in the Cobham Area on tuesday 7 April. The C1 services runs on Mondays to Fridays (excluding public holidays) and the C2 on Saturdays. The service is operated by the East Surrey Rural Transport Partnership under contract to Cobham Community Bus CIC. Full details are at Chatterbus
Buses 4U is operated by the East Surrey Rural Transport Partnership, based in Oxted, Surrey, UK. To find out more, follow the ESRTP information link above left, or go direct to the ESRTP website by clicking the logo.
For information on driver and passenger assistant vacancies please visit the Recruitment section of the ESRTP website.