We've pulled together a few short case studies of what's been achieved in different areas of First Bus. They highlight the work we've been doing towards improving our services for our customers, improving the effeciency of our services and making use of new and innovative technology to better serve our customers and stakeholders.
We'll be updating these over the next few months to bring you insight into what we've done to improve performance, efficiency, customer experience and more.
To read more about these intiatives click the links below: -
- Improving Bus Performance
- Bristol Green Buses
- Driving Accessibility Improvements
- Bus Rapid Transit
- Making Buses a Better Choice - Hampshire
- Next stop audio
- Park and Ride at Elland Road
Driving Accessibility Improvements We are working with a range of disability groups to understand how we can provide services that are more accessible.
Bus Performance Improvements
First Bus Drives Improvements to Vehicle Performance Recognising the need to reduce carbon emissions, improve the fuel economy of vehicles and the journey experience for customers, whilst also supporting Local Authority agendas to improve air quality, First Bus spearheaded a unique and rigorous...
Making Buses a Better Choice
Making Buses a Better Choice - Hampshire In 2013 First Bus, in partnership with Solent Transport, was successful in securing ‘Better Bus Area Funding’ to improve the overall customer experience of bus journeys in South Hampshire.
Park and Ride at Elland Road
Elland Road Park & Ride is Just the Ticket for Passenger Growth In June 2014 Elland Road Park and Ride saw 200 cars parked there in its first week, however, by its first anniversary more than 68,000 cars had been parked and 150,000 passenger journeys made.
Bristol Green Buses
First Bus Driving the Green Agenda in Bristol First Bus was proud to be an official partner of Bristol European Green Capital 2015.
Bus Rapid Transit
Eclipse - Bringing Bus Rapid Transit to South Hampshire An opportunity was identified to use an abandoned rail line as a dedicated bus way between Fareham and Gosport with the aim of significantly speeding up journey times and providing a new link to Fareham Rail Station.
Next stop audio
First Bus Driving Innovation through Next Stop Audio Visual Announcement Pilot First Bus is committed to making services as accessible as possible for all of its passengers In 2015 First Bus worked with Rise Digital Media, the Confederation of Passenger Transport and West Yorkshire Combined...