Christmas & New Year's bus guide

We've got buses right up until 8pm on Christmas Eve, plus services on Boxing Day & New Year's Eve to help keep you moving throughout the festivities.

Here’s all the details…

Sunday 24 December, Christmas Eve

A normal Sunday service will run until around 6pm. No service on Kinchbus 5 & Kinchbus 11:

Last buses for:

Kinchbus 2

5.05pm from Loughborough to Leicester

6.05pm from Leicester to Loughborough

skylink Derby

7.05pm from Derby to Leicester

7.40pm & 8.25pm from Derby to Loughborough

6.55pm from Leicester to Derby

7.55pm & 8.55pm from Leicester to Loughborough, calling at Kegworth on request.

Some evening skylink journeys won't run.

Check out the Christmas Eve times for more info.


Monday 25 December, Christmas Day

No service


Monday 26 December, Boxing Day

A Sunday service will run. Some early morning skylink journeys will not run, the first buses are as follows:

skylink Derby

5.20am from Loughborough (High Street) to Derby

6.22am from Loughborough (Derby Road 3M) to Leicester

6.50am from Leicester to Derby

6.25am from Derby to Leicester

Sorry, no service on sprint.


Wednesday 27 December to Saturday 30 December

A normal Saturday service will run.


Sunday 31 December, New Year's Eve

A normal Sunday service will run with an early finish on Kinchbus 2 & skylink.

Last buses for:

Kinchbus 2
7.05pm from Loughborough to Leicester

8.05pm from Leicester to Loughborough

skylink Derby

1.25am from Derby to Leicester

2.25am from Derby to Loughborough

12.55am from Leicester to Derby

1.55am & 2.55am from Leicester to Loughborough

Some evening and early morning skylink journeys won't run.

Check out the New Year's Eve for more info.


Monday 1 January, New Years Day

No service


Tuesday 2 January 2017

Normal service will run. Some early morning skylink journeys will not run, the first buses are as follows:

4.50am from Loughborough (High Street) to Derby

5.42am from Loughborough (Derby Road 3M) to Leicester

6.25am from Leicester to Derby

6.00am from Derby to Leicester