Category Archives: Service Updates

Changes to Young Person Tickets

August 30th, 2019

From 1 September 2019 all persons aged between 5 and 18 years old inclusive will be able to purchase tickets at around 33% cheaper than the adult price.  Students aged 19 or over will still be able to get discounts on our term and annual passes available on this website.

PCV Engineer Required

August 15th, 2019

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced PCV engineer to help maintain our increasing fleet. Please telephone 01283 500228 or email if you are interested in applying.

Station Bridge Road Closure

July 23rd, 2019

Burton Station Bridge is being closed from 27th July for up to 8 weeks.  Buses will divert via Moor Street & Wellington Street between New Street and the town hall one way system. See poster for full details.

Changes to the Older and Disabled Bus Passes in Staffordshire – times of travel

June 27th, 2019

Changes to the Older and Disabled Bus Passes – times of travel From 1 July 2019 Staffordshire Older Persons passes will no longer be valid before 09.30 and after 23.00 For more details see the Staffordshire County Council Website. Unlike other bus companies Midland Classic are pleased to offer concessionary pass holders travelling before 09.30…

The Knot Ticket

April 23rd, 2019

Local bus operators in Staffordshire, Midland Classic, D&G Bus, First Potteries, Arriva Midlands, Diamond, Select Bus Services  and National Express West Midlands with support from Staffordshire County Council have signed up to a new multi-operator bus ticket scheme, giving people the flexibility to use any bus, any time anywhere across the county of Staffordshire and…

Route and timetable changes 29 April 2019

April 17th, 2019

Service changes from Monday 29 April 2019. Route 3: Red House Farm – Queens Hospital – Burton – Winshill Route 8: Red House Farm – Queens Hospital – Burton – Winshill – Newhall – Swadlincote The 0820 route 8 from Swadlincote will commence in Winshill at 0843 as a route 3 on Monday to Friday An additional…

Passenger survey shows Midland Classic one of the best operators in the UK

March 25th, 2019

Midland Classic Passenger Focus Award 23 March 2019 Bus Users Herald Midland Classic 3rd Top Operator in the UK We’re proud of all our drivers who have helped the company reach great heights achieving 3rd place in a national survey by the independent watchdog, Transport Focus. The latest Transport Focus survey of bus users heralds…