Yellow Line 28|29|X29
***SERVICE UPDATE - We'll be operating a temporary timetable on Yellow Line X29 from 31/01/21 - click here for details***
all along Fakenham Road, through Taverham and Drayton to & from the city centre
up to every 15 minutes Monday to Saturday daytimes
up to every 30 minutes Sundays & Bank Hols
and around hourly in the evenings*
between Thorpe Marriott and the city
up to every 30 minutes Monday to Saturday daytimes
up to every 30 minutes Sundays & Bank Hols*
and around hourly in the evenings*
between Fakenham and the city
around every hour Monday to Saturday daytimes (9am to 4pm)
with extra buses at peak times (running to Norwich in the morning and to Fakenham in the afternoon)
with three buses a day on Sundays & Bank Hols*
* Evening buses run on route 28 between the city and Thorpe Marriott only. Sunday buses run on routes 28 and X29 only.
In addition to Yellow Line X29 service between Norwich and Fakenham, a free shuttle service is provided by Norfolk County Council from the village of Foulsham to link with certain journeys to and from Norwich city centre. You can download a copy of the timetable for the service here. Please note that the service is not provided by First Eastern Counties, and all information is given in good faith as a guide only.
Whether you travel once in a while, a couple of times a week or every day we've got a ticket that's right for you. All of the tickets shown below can be bought from the driver with contactless or with cash, but please have the right money as it helps us to stay on time.
Day tickets for unlimited travel...
|Adult||Young Person (5-19)||High5 Group*|
|mTicket||on bus||mTicket||on bus||mTicket||on bus|
|Norwich Inner Zone||£3.60||£3.80||£2.70||£2.80||£6.30||£6.80|
Click here for our zone maps to see how far your ticket can take you.
We also sell a whole range of money saving tickets for regular travellers. Our day, week, 10-trip & month tickets can be bought as an mTicket direct to your mobile phone on the free First Bus App (where you'll get our lowest prices), or from the driver of the bus with contactless or with cash (10-trip tickets only available on mTicket).
And if you're under 20 and in full time education, we offer a range of discounted Student Saver tickets. They're ideal to get to and from school, college or sixth form and give you FREE unlimited travel in the evenings, at weekends and during some holidays too!
Wherever you're heading in the city centre, our Yellow Line buses will takes you straight there. You can get on or off at any of the following places:
St Stephens Street
If you're making a connection in the city, then you can catch most of our other Network Norwich services from Castle Meadow. If you're changing to or from Charcoal Line buses, or our X1 & X11, X2|X21| X22 or EXCEL buses from Norwich Bus Station, then you'll need to make the switch at St Stephens Street.
Pink Line 10|11|12
Direct bus links between Sprowston, the city centre and the Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital.
Turquoise Line 13
Direct bus links between Spixworth City Centre, Wymondham, Attleborough.
Green Line 14|15
Catch a Green Line bus between Wymondham and Yarmouth Road/Pound Lane via the city centre.
Orange Line 21|22
Catch an Orange Line bus between Old Catton or Bowthorpe and the city centre.
Red Line 23|24
Catch a Red Line bus along Dereham Road (from Larkman Lane) & Plumstead Road.
Blue Line 25|26
Catch a Blue Line bus between the university and the city centre & rail station.
Purple Line 36|37|38|39
Catch a Purple Line bus along Aylsham Road, as far as The Boundary on board any Purple Line bus.
Charcoal Line 40 | 41 | X41
Catch a Charcoal line bus between Bungay & Norwich city centre.