Plan your bus journey
Many services are now back to pre-COVID levels, but may still be subject to change at short notice. Many operators are only accepting contactless payment or exact fares, so please check before travelling.
The wearing of face coverings is now compulsory on all public transport.
Please see our travelling safely on the bus page for important travel information.
There are various options available online to help you plan your bus journeys in and around Staffordshire.
Timetables and maps
Links to timetables, town centre bus stop maps and some operator route maps are available on the area pages below.
Changes to bus services
We publish details of planned changes to registered bus services, which are updated on at least a monthly basis.
Find out more about changes to bus services.
If you don't know which bus you need to catch, an online journey planner is provided by Traveline.
The Traveline journey planner includes other public transport options as well as buses and can also be accessed by phone on 0871 200 22 33 (calls cost 12p per minute, plus your phone company’s access charges).
Departure lists from specified stops and timetables with route maps are also provided by Traveline.
To search for a timetable by route number and/or location view our bus timetable search.
Sign up for alerts
Make sure you don't miss any future bus service changes in Staffordshire by signing up for email alerts. Our alerts system includes bus service changes and a range of other county council services.
Dial a ride services and community voluntary transport schemes
These are a form of pre-booked transport using smaller vehicles instead of large buses. Anyone living within the operating area, who cannot access a local bus service, can use the services for any purpose.
Most bus operators have web pages detailing the latest information on timetables, service changes and travelling safely on their buses: