The m2 operates Monday to Saturday. Purpose: To allow the querying and analysis of MetroBus route information across the council and by the public. Back. The Bristol Metrobus, this is the cumberland basin section of route m2 over the river avon A Bristol Metrobus service departs the Ashton Gate stop, along the … Speaking during a West of England Combined Authority (Weca) MetroBus scrutiny meeting in June, officer on the project Peter Woodhouse said the busway issues were down to both the Metrobus team and FirstBus. Enable JavaScript to see Google Maps. Metrobus offers faster, more frequent and more reliable services with direct routes to key destinations. Click on the operator names to view route maps and timetables. The MetroBus project is funded by central and local government grants and overseen by the individual councils. All you need to know about travelling during the COVID-19 pandemic. Metrobus Ltd, Registered office: 3rd Floor, 41-51 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6EE. Running from Ashton Vale park and ride to Temple Meads train station - are you ready for M2? Passengers buying single journeys and travelling in just one MetroBus zone pay £1.50, while a single journey across both zones costs £2.50. Visit our Coronavirus Travel Advice page for more information. Plan your journey by car, bus, train, cycle or walking in the West of England. Registered in England No 1742404. In April, Bristol Live revealed the MetroBus team had dropped the South Bristol Link Road from the M2 route. metrobus adopts ‘buy before you board‘ ticketing and limited stopping at key destinations for faster boarding and shorter journey times. Share on facebook. Your email address will not be published. Share. First West of England (WoE) has been confirmed as the operator of the inaugural route, which is set to begin in the first half of 2018. Like the M2, the route is operated by First Group and the company offered passengers two weeks of free journeys as an incentive to use the service. Schematic of the three routes, due to open later this year. The scheme - which is the largest joint transport project undertaken in the Bristol arena for decades - has been dogged by controversies over extensive roadworks, land use and delays. Metrobus is a new, modern public transport service for the greater Bristol area. please note: Cumberland Basin, Ashton Gate and Ashton Vale stops will not be served when the alternative route is in place. What will happen to Bristol's house prices in 2021? And this is the biggy. The m2 runs from Long Ashton Park & Ride to the City Centre via Ashton Vale, Ashton Gate, Cumberland Basin, Spike Island, Redcliff Hill, Temple Meads, Cabot Circus and Broadmead. There are two zones, the boundary for which is between the Long Ashton park and ride and Ashton Vale. The first M3 MetroBus route between Emersons Green and the city centre was launched in April. metrobus . The scheme aims offer a highly reliable public transport service by creating a new network of bus routes across the city and requiring passengers to buy tickets before boarding buses. THE BIGGEST STORIES ACROSS BRISTOL IN YOUR INBOX. The m1 will connect south Bristol, the city centre, UWE and Cribbs Causeway with a rapid transit route. On Saturdays buses will run every 12 minutes between 10am and 6pm, and three times an hour at other times. Residents and politicians in south Bristol were extremely upset, especially as the MetroBus scheme made up a large part of the bid for central government funding to build the road. News; Projects & Consultations; Essential Evidence; more; COVID-19 UPDATE All you need to know about travelling during the COVID-19 pandemic. 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