Related Services

For additional journeys between Westmill, Hitchin and Purwell, please see service 81A and for more journeys between Westmill and Hitchin to and from Stevenage, please see service 80

ic_bus 81

Westmill Estate - Hitchin - High Danes - Purwell

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Service Updates

Brand Street, Hitchin

Brand Street in Hitchin is closed due to roadworks. 

Service 88 will not be able to serve Bancroft and will operate via Queen Street and Park Street when leaving Hitchin towards Luton instead of the usual route via Park Way.

It will use stop K on St Mary's Square (not stop L) and will additionally stop on Queen Street opposite Asda.

Service 89 will divert via Bedford Road, Fishponds Road, Bancroft, Hermitage Road (stop A), Walsworth Road, Verulam Road, Nightingale Road, Fishponds Road and then as per normal route.

Service 304 and 314 will operate as normal to Hitchin, St Mary's Square, then divert via Hermitage Road (stop B), Bancroft Road, Fishponds Road, Bedford Road, Paynes Park and then as per normal route.

Service 188/190 will divert via Bedford Road and operate past Waitrose and the Grammar School stop.  The service will then operate via Paynes Park, Old Park Road, Bedford Road and then as per normal route.

Service 81A from Grove Road will divert via Verulam Road, Walsworth Road, Hermitage Road (stop B) for Westmill, Bancroft Road, Fishponds Road then as per normal route.

Service 80/81 from Westmill to Hitchin Town Centre will operate as normal.  Towards Hitchin the service from Hitchin Station will divert via Walsworth Road, Hermitage Road (stop B), Bancroft Road, Fishponds Road and then as per normal route.

 

 

 

 

Affected Services:

  • ic_bus 81
  • ic_bus 81A
  • ic_bus 88
  • ic_bus 89
  • ic_bus 80
  • ic_bus 304
  • ic_bus 190
  • ic_bus 188
  • ic_bus 314
  • ic_bus 88
11th November to 28th November

Tickets & Fares

Hitchin Day

Valid on all services within the Hitchin Zone for a day

Hitchin Weekly

Valid on all services in the Hitchin zone for one week

Hitchin Monthly

Valid on all services in the Hitchin zone for one month

Centrebus Network Day

Valid for use on any* Centrebus service for a day

Centrebus Network Week

Valid for use on any* Centrebus service for a Week

Centrebus Network 3Day

Valid on any* Centrebus service for 3 consecutive days

Hitchin Carbonara Week

Week of Smartcard travel valid on all services in the Hitchin zone. Buy the card at our Online shop and then top-up on bus.

Hitchin Carbonara 10 Trip

10 Trips Smartcard travel valid on all services in the Hitchin zone. Buy the card at our Online shop and then top-up on bus.

Hitchin Day

Valid on all services within the Hitchin Zone for a day

Hitchin Weekly

Valid on all services in the Hitchin zone for one week

Hitchin Monthly

Valid on all services in the Hitchin zone for one month

PlusBus

PlusBus is an "add-on" discount priced travelcard for train passengers to get virtually unlimited* bus travel around their destination town. Buy PlusBus with your train ticket at any National Rail station ticket office or online (from train company websites and most other online rail ticket retailers).

Centrebus Network Day

Valid for use on any* Centrebus service for a day

Intalink Explorer

Valid on all bus operators in Hertfordshire. On Centrebus services this ticket is valid for travel Central Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire

Tango Return

Upto 25%* off the price of two adult returns for two people travelling together, plus at the weekends and school holidays 2 children under 16 can travel for free!

NUS Extra

TOTUM is the new name for NUS Extra, the student discount card. ... Holders of a NUS Extra or NUS Apprentice Extra card can get 15% off standard single and return fares on our buses. Simply show the card to the driver when you board the bus…

Centrebus Travel Club

Holders of a Centrebus Club card can get 15% off standard single and return fares on our buses. Simply show the card to the driver when you board the bus…

Centrebus 3 Day Network

Valid on any* Centrebus service for 3 consecutive days

Route Guide

  • Moss Way, Westmill Estate
  • Swinburne Avenue, Westmill Estate
  • Westmill Lane, Westmill Estate
  • River Mead, Westmill Estate
  • Milestone Road, Westmill Estate
  • Truemans Road, Westmill Estate
  • Beechwood Close, Westmill Estate
  • Westmill Road, Westmill Estate
  • The Crescent, Westmill Estate
  • Nutleigh Grove, Westmill Estate
  • Fishponds Road, Hitchin
  • Football Club, Hitchin
  • The Phoenix PH, Hitchin
  • Hermitage Road, Hitchin
  • Verulam Road, Hitchin
  • Convent Close, Hitchin
  • Water Lane, Hitchin
  • Stormont Road, Hitchin
  • Millstream Close, Hitchin
  • Tristram Road, Walsworth
  • Sturgeon's Way, Walsworth
  • High Dane, Walsworth
  • Highover Way, Walsworth
  • East Close, Walsworth
  • Orchard Road, Walsworth
  • Cambridge Road, Hitchin
  • Desborough Road, Purwell
  • Willian Road, Purwell
  • Mountjoy, Purwell
  • Fairfield Way, Purwell
  • Thatchers End, Purwell
  • Mill Close, Purwell
  • Chaucer Way, Purwell
  • Meadows, Purwell
  • Cambridge Road, Hitchin
  • Walsworth Cross Roads, Hitchin
  • North Herts College, Hitchin
  • Hitchin Railway Station
  • Convent Close, Hitchin
  • Grove Road, Hitchin
  • The Phoenix PH, Hitchin
  • Bancroft, Hitchin
  • West Hill, Hitchin
  • Fishponds Road, Hitchin
  • Nutleigh Grove, Westmill Estate
  • Mattocke Road, Westmill Estate
  • Kings Hedges, Westmill Estate
  • Bingen Road, Westmill Estate
  • Moss Way, Westmill Estate

Timetable

Monday to Friday - 81 - Westmill Estate, Swinbourne Ave - Westmill Estate, Swinbourne Ave

Westmill Estate, Swinbourne Ave nr
  • 07:18
  • 07:48
  • 08:13
  • ---
  • 10:28
  • then at these mins
  • 28
  • until
  • 15:28
  • 16:28
Hitchin, Fishponds Rd
  • 07:23
  • 07:53
  • 08:19
  • ---
  • 10:33
  • then at these mins
  • 33
  • until
  • 15:33
  • 16:33
Hitchin, Hermitage Rd Arrive
  • 07:29
  • 08:00
  • 08:25
  • ---
  • 10:39
  • then at these mins
  • 39
  • until
  • 15:39
  • 16:39
Hitchin, Hermitage Rd Depart
  • 07:30
  • 08:05
  • 08:30
  • 09:40
  • 10:40
  • then at these mins
  • 40
  • until
  • 15:40
  • 16:40
Grove Road, Woolgrove Rd, Hitchin
  • 07:35
  • 08:11
  • 08:35
  • 09:45
  • 10:45
  • then at these mins
  • 45
  • until
  • 15:45
  • 16:45
Sturgeons Road, High Dane, Walsworth
  • 07:37
  • 08:13
  • 08:37
  • 09:47
  • 10:47
  • then at these mins
  • 47
  • until
  • 15:47
  • 16:47
Purwell, Willian Rd/Mountjoy
  • 07:41
  • 08:18
  • 08:41
  • 09:51
  • 10:51
  • then at these mins
  • 51
  • until
  • 15:51
  • 16:51
Purwell, Purwell La/Chaucer Way
  • 07:45
  • 08:22
  • 08:45
  • 09:55
  • 10:55
  • then at these mins
  • 55
  • until
  • 15:55
  • 16:55
Hitchin, Rail Station
  • 07:50
  • 08:27
  • 08:50
  • 09:59
  • 10:59
  • then at these mins
  • 59
  • until
  • 15:59
  • 16:59
Hitchin, Bancroft Arrive
  • 07:55
  • ---
  • 08:55
  • 10:03
  • 11:03
  • then at these mins
  • 03
  • until
  • 16:03
  • 17:03
Hitchin, Bancroft Depart
  • 08:05
  • 08:33
  • 09:05
  • 10:05
  • 11:05
  • then at these mins
  • 05
  • until
  • 16:05
  • 17:10
Redhill Road, Nutleigh Grove, Westmill Estate
  • 08:10
  • ---
  • 09:10
  • 10:10
  • 11:10
  • then at these mins
  • 10
  • until
  • 16:10
  • 17:15
Westmill Estate, Swinbourne Ave
  • 08:12
  • ---
  • 09:12
  • 10:12
  • 11:12
  • then at these mins
  • 12
  • until
  • 16:12
  • 17:17

Saturday - 81 - Westmill Estate, Swinbourne Ave - Westmill Estate, Swinbourne Ave

Westmill Estate, Swinbourne Ave nr
  • ---
  • ---
  • 07:58
  • 08:28
  • then at these mins
  • 28
  • until
  • 15:28
  • 16:28
Hitchin, Fishponds Rd
  • ---
  • ---
  • 08:03
  • 08:33
  • then at these mins
  • 33
  • until
  • 15:33
  • 16:33
Hitchin, Hermitage Rd Arrive
  • ---
  • ---
  • 08:09
  • 08:39
  • then at these mins
  • 39
  • until
  • 15:39
  • 16:39
Hitchin, Hermitage Rd Depart
  • ---
  • ---
  • 08:10
  • 08:40
  • then at these mins
  • 40
  • until
  • 15:40
  • 16:40
Grove Road, Woolgrove Rd, Hitchin
  • ---
  • ---
  • 08:15
  • 08:45
  • then at these mins
  • 45
  • until
  • 15:45
  • 16:45
Sturgeons Road, High Dane, Walsworth
  • ---
  • ---
  • 08:17
  • 08:47
  • then at these mins
  • 47
  • until
  • 15:47
  • 16:47
Purwell, Willian Rd/Mountjoy
  • ---
  • ---
  • 08:21
  • 08:51
  • then at these mins
  • 51
  • until
  • 15:51
  • 16:51
Purwell, Purwell La/Chaucer Way
  • ---
  • ---
  • 08:25
  • 08:55
  • then at these mins
  • 55
  • until
  • 15:55
  • 16:55
Hitchin, Rail Station
  • ---
  • ---
  • 08:29
  • 08:59
  • then at these mins
  • 59
  • until
  • 15:59
  • 16:59
Hitchin, Bancroft Arrive
  • ---
  • ---
  • 08:33
  • 09:03
  • then at these mins
  • 03
  • until
  • 16:03
  • 17:03
Hitchin, Bancroft Depart
  • ---
  • ---
  • 08:35
  • 09:05
  • then at these mins
  • 05
  • until
  • 16:05
  • 17:05
Redhill Road, Nutleigh Grove, Westmill Estate
  • 07:56
  • 08:05
  • 08:40
  • 09:10
  • then at these mins
  • 10
  • until
  • 16:10
  • 17:10
Westmill Estate, Swinbourne Ave
  • 07:58
  • 08:07
  • 08:42
  • 09:12
  • then at these mins
  • 12
  • until
  • 16:12
  • 17:12