Coronavirus FAQs for Customers

Page last updated: 24/03/20 The safety of our colleagues and customers remains our main priority. Following the UK Government’s announcement on 23 March, we are currently reviewing our network provision to ensure we are providing the required level of service to meet the needs of key workers and those that require to make essential journeys for food/medicine. We would encourage …

Reduction in Lothiancountry services

Lothiancountry has today (Thursday 19 March) announced its intention to introduce a reduction in services across Edinburgh and West Lothian, subject to approval from the Traffic Commissioner, due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation. These service reductions would take effect from Monday 23rd March.  Lothiancountry will continue to operate vital links and will keep customers up to date with the latest …

Network change to take effect from Sunday 29 March

Lothiancountry are introducing changes to some of our services from Sunday 29th March 2020 following an evaluation of our network and customer feedback. Below is a list of the services which will see changes from this date (click on service numbers to download timetables).   Service EX2 Revised timetable to improve reliability. Service X17 Revised route and timetable. The route …

Lothiancountry Fare Review 2020

Lothiancountry has today (January 9) announced that fares will be revised across the company as of Sunday February 2, 2020. The fare review will see an increase on Lothiancountry’s services with a 10p increase on all Adult single tickets. Child single fares across all zones will also be increasing by 10p, however up to three children under five can travel …

Kids go free every weekend on Lothiancountry buses in December

Lothiancountry is delighted to offer free kids travel every weekend in December. Up to two kids can go free with every fare-paying adult customer every Saturday and Sunday throughout the month of December and from December 21 to January 5 inclusive. This includes National Entitlement and Ridacard users and is available on every Lothiancountry and Green Arrow service. Kids are …

MORE HOGMANAY NIGHTBUSES FOR WEST LOTHIAN

We are delighted to announce our NightBus services for Hogmanay on Lothiancountry. Services HX18, H28, HX38 and H43 will be running from midnight until 0400 on the morning of 1st January offering customers safe travel home after the New Year celebrations. An exclusive Hogmanay Ticket will be introduced for these special services. This great value ticket will offer unlimited travel …

Thanks to Lothiancountry as £35,000 raised for Macmillan

Today we are saying thank you to our staff and customer at Lothiancountry, after they helped raise over £35,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support across our two year partnership. Macmillan Cancer Support were our first official ‘Charity of Choice Partnership,’ chosen exclusively by staff in a ballot. Across the two years, we have hosted various events to raise awareness and funds …

Lothiancountry launches Christmas services

Download the festive timetable here Lothiancountry has today (14 November) announced its Christmas network provision including the introduction of special services in partnership with West Lothian Council for customers in the West Lothian area. A total of seven services will run across Christmas Day including Services 217, 280, 287, X18, X27/X28 and X38. These services will operate on special timetables, …

Poppyscotland Partnership

Throughout November, Lothiancountry as part of Lothian Buses family will be supporting Poppyscotland. Our buses will all wear a Poppyscotland support vinyl and our drivers will have the opportunity to purchase poppies from our depots and wear them with their uniforms. Poppyscotland is a vital charity providing life-changing support to the Armed Forces community helping those who have served, those …

The end of British Summertime

Don’t forget, British Summertime ends this Sunday 27 October at 0200. Our N43 will run as normal, leaving Leith Street at 0010 GMT. Our N28 service will continue to observe BST, therefore the final departures will be at 0235 and 0330 GMT. Enjoy your extra hour in bed!