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Stonebow: Bus stop relocation from 29th March

28 March 2017

Due to the ongoing redevelopment of Stonebow House, three bus stops will be relocated from Wednesday 29th March for the... More

Essential resurfacing – University Road

16 March 2017

City of York Council will be carrying out essential resurfacing on University Road from Monday 20th March. More

Get in gear with a free cycling taster session

15 March 2017

City of York Council is inviting York’s older residents to saddle up and try cycling at a series of free... More

i-Travel York Winter Challenge participants log over 10,000 miles

14 March 2017

Over 10,000 miles, the equivalent of York to Bejing and back, were logged on foot and by bike throughout February... More

Park & Ride fare changes

13 March 2017

From 26th March 2017, fare changes will be introduced on York’s Park & Ride network. More

Northern Rail strike planned for Monday 13th March

7 March 2017

Disruption and cancellations are expected on all Northern Rail services on Monday 13th March due to industrial action by RMT... More

Layerthorpe/Ebacorum Way road construction to begin next week

23 February 2017

City of York Council will be constructing an access road to the new Ebacorum Way development on Layerthorpe from Monday... More

York to trial revolutionary new traffic technology for the Department for Transport

21 February 2017

York has been selected by the Department for Transport (DfT) to trial new technology that could revolutionise the way we... More

Monks Cross partner with City of York Council for Green Wheels

16 February 2017

Monks Cross Shopping Park are ‘going green’ with the help of City of York Council.  There will be an exciting... More

Will you take on the i-Travel York winter challenge?

27 January 2017

i-Travel York is challenging people who work in the city to walk and cycle more this winter and compete with... More

City of York Council awarded £1.3m for sustainable transport

26 January 2017

City of York Council has today been awarded a further £1.312million by the Department for Transport (DfT) to continue its... More

Museum Street bus stop set for upgrade and spring clean

13 January 2017

City of York Council is set to improve York’s busiest bus stop by providing an extended covered waiting area for... More

Key city centre junctions set to benefit from new traffic signals

6 January 2017

Ageing traffic signals on key city centre junctions including George Hudson Street/Micklegate and Skeldergate/Micklegate/North Street are set for a complete... More

Coppergate traffic restrictions to be reintroduced next week

5 January 2017

Traffic restrictions will come into force on Coppergate from Monday 9th January. More

York’s electric buses praised at Transport Awards

14 December 2016

First York’s electric buses have received the top award in the Contribution to Sustainable Transport category at the North of... More

Update on York Park & Ride tender

29 November 2016

Following dialogue with a number of bus companies to better understand the reasons which prevented them from submitting bids for... More

TravelwithTots rides off with national award

11 November 2016

City of York Council’s i-Travel York initiative has won a national award for the York Bike Belles #travelwithtots campaign at... More

Arriva- strike planned for Monday 14th November

11 November 2016

Arriva Yorkshire staff are planning industrial strike action on Monday 14th November. This will mean that a number of Arriva... More

Travel the smart way with the York by bus card

8 November 2016

It's now even easier to get on board York’s buses with the introduction of the ‘York by bus’ smartcard More

First York launches Sunday service for Christmas Shoppers

7 November 2016

In the run-up to Christmas, First York is trialling a Sunday service which will take customers from Foxwood, Woodthorpe and... More

Even more passengers get on board York’s buses

25 October 2016

Nearly 16.9 million bus journeys were made in the York area in the year to March 2016, according to figures... More

Essential resurfacing set to take place across York

19 October 2016

City of York Council will be carrying out essential resurfacing on several roads from 24th October. More

Unibus service to end in December

7 October 2016

Transdev have announced today that their Unibus service will be discontinued on Sunday 4th December. More

Nearly 9,000 York school pupils set to take Walk to School week in their stride

6 October 2016

Twenty eight York schools and over 8,800 pupils across the city are set to take part in Walk to School... More

Executive: Coppergate Traffic Regulation Order

5 October 2016

City of York Council’s Executive will be asked to approve an amended Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) for Coppergate at a... More

Update on York’s Park & Ride tender

4 October 2016

In June, City of York Council opened a tender process for bus operators to bid for a new contract to... More

Give your views at our Bus Surgery

3 October 2016

York’s bus users are being invited to give the city’s bus operators and City of York Council their views on... More

10,500 cyclists take to York streets for Sky Ride

13 September 2016

10,500 cyclists took to the streets of York on Sunday during the final Sky Ride big city event. The ride... More

New bus service connects Derwenthorpe to York City Centre

13 September 2016

A new bus service connecting up Derwenthorpe and Fifth Avenue with the city centre has started operating. More

Olympic gold medallists set to take to York’s streets!

8 September 2016

York is gearing up to welcome several Team GB track cyclists fresh from their success at the Rio Olympic Games.... More

Get in gear for spoke-tacular Festival of Cycling

5 September 2016

A renowned free event, the York Festival of Cycling will return once again on Sunday 11 September. The event has... More

Get in gear for Sky Ride York - travel information

25 August 2016

On Sunday 11 September Sky Ride York will once again take to the city’s historic streets in partnership with City... More

Evening bus link between York and Stamford Bridge saved thanks to three councils and local employer

25 August 2016

The future of an evening bus service between York and Stamford Bridge has been secured thanks to three councils and... More

Changes to York bus services starting this bank holiday weekend

24 August 2016

City of York Council is reminding residents and visitors that several bus services in and around York will change from... More

New Traffic Restrictions for Coppergate

16 August 2016

Traffic restrictions are set to be reintroduced on one of York’s key public transport links. More

Sky Ride returns to York for final lap

11 August 2016

Following the hugely popular Sky Ride in 2015 which saw over 8,000 cyclists take to the city’s famous streets, the... More

Essential Resurfacing – Front Street, Acomb

10 August 2016

City of York Council will be carrying essential resurfacing on Front Street, Acomb, on Sunday 14th, Monday 15th and Sunday... More

Fancy a challenge with Sky Ride Local in York?

1 August 2016

City of York Council is encouraging residents who have been inspired by a summer of sport and want to take... More

Over 12,000 residents join Minster Badge scheme

29 July 2016

Nearly 12,200 residents have joined the City of York Council Minster Badge scheme almost two years after it was introduced... More

CYC ♥‘s One Planet York

25 July 2016

City of York Council wants to lead by example and become a ‘One Planet Council’, putting sustainability at the heart... More

EYMS: Amazing summer buses return to York Maze

18 July 2016

Visitors to York will find it easier to access some of the region’s most popular visitor attractions this summer, as... More

First York: Fare changes from 17th July

12 July 2016

First York has announced the introduction of a new 10-trip mobile ticket as part of a wider review of tickets... More

First York: Free Bus Travel For Armed Forces Day

24 June 2016

To commemorate and support ‘Armed Forces Day’ this Saturday 25 June, First York has announced that serving members of the... More

Executive: Key council funded bus services to be saved

23 June 2016

York’s Executive has said it proposes to limit cuts to bus subsidies and retain key services following a citywide public... More

Tender process opens to bid for York’s Park & Ride service contract

16 June 2016

City of York Council has opened a tender process for bus operators to bid to manage one of the UK’s... More

Decision Session: Clarence Street bus improvements

6 June 2016

A report which outlines proposed amendments to the Clarence Street bus improvement scheme to provide better value for money and... More

Balance Bike fun sessions for tots

25 May 2016

Young children in York can get into gear at special balance bike sessions for tots at the traffic free York... More

City of York Council’s newly approved taxi licensing policy aims to cut pollution from York’s fleet

12 May 2016

The new policy which consolidates all previous taxi licensing decisions into one single formal document, restricts harmful emissions from taxis... More

York pupils gear up for Walk to School Week

11 May 2016

Over 8,000 pupils across the city are getting ready to take Walk to School week in their stride between 16... More

One Planet York launch at York Festival of Ideas

10 May 2016

Businesses and organisations across York will launch the One Planet York initiative at the prestigious York Festival of ideas on... More

New water main connections in Museum Street and St Leonard’s Place

5 May 2016

Yorkshire Water’s contractors Morrison Utility Services (MUS) will be working in Museum Street and St Leonard’s Place for one week... More

Views sought on bus subsidy changes

11 April 2016

City of York Council is seeking views from residents and commuters on a number of changes to council subsidised bus... More

Spring into action with Sky Ride Local in York

8 April 2016

City of York Council is encouraging residents to get out and about on their bikes this spring and explore York... More

Decision Session: Holgate Road cycle scheme

6 April 2016

A report which outlines plans for a preferred layout for the Holgate Road cycle scheme following a consultation with local... More

Green Wheels - find out more about electric and hybrid vehicles

1 April 2016

City of York Council’s i-Travel York team are inviting residents and visitors to come and discover the very latest electric... More

Get into gear this spring with inclusive cycling

24 March 2016

City of York Council is encouraging residents to dust off their bikes and come along to its new inclusive cycling... More

Essential resurfacing - Fulfordgate

22 March 2016

A temporary road closure of Fulfordgate will be in place from Thu 31st March during resurfacing works. More

Thermal technology to detect cyclists at junctions

18 March 2016

Pioneering technology is set to be introduced on key cycle routes in York to help reduce time spent at traffic... More

York’s buses rated amongst the best in the country

15 March 2016

Buses operating in York continue to rank amongst the best in the country according to an independent survey published today. More

Major alterations to Water Lane - update on progress

9 March 2016

The alterations to the junction of Water Lane / Green Lane are ongoing with Phase 1 nearing completion. Work is... More

Advice and support to help travel to school safely this Spring

19 February 2016

With children across York going back to school on Monday, City of York Council is encouraging parents and carers to... More

Major improvements set for Water Lane

16 February 2016

Major works will take place on a key route in York from 22nd Feb to support a new housing development... More

Free Wi-fi now on EYMS Buses

11 February 2016

East Yorkshire Motor Services has announced that free Wi-Fi is now available on buses between Hull city centre, Hull University... More

Rougier St and Low Ousegate: Bus stop closures from 22nd Feb.

10 February 2016

Bus stops at Rougier St and Low Ousegate will be temporarily closed from late February to allow major works to... More

More York schools become Modeshift stars

4 February 2016

Even more schools in York have been recognised for their work in helping to make their local areas safer by... More

Review of car parking provision to be considered at Council Executive

3 February 2016

Options to carry out the largest review of car parking provision in York in over 10 years could be considered... More

York successful in Go Ultra Low Cities bid

25 January 2016

York is one of eight UK cities to be awarded ‘Go Ultra Low’ city status by the Office of Low... More

Reminder: Free bus travel for young people in January and February

7 January 2016

Youngsters aged 18 and under can travel in York by bus for free every weekend throughout January and February. More

Christmas gets into gear for one lucky resident!

18 December 2015

A resident from Acomb has ridden away with a new bike ahead of Christmas after winning i-Travel York’s grand prize... More

Christmas travel offer from EYMS

16 December 2015

East Yorkshire Motor Services are offering half-price weekly tickets between 20th and 31st December. More

York residents are region’s most active

14 December 2015

York has the highest proportion of active people in Yorkshire & the Humber and is among the UK’s top 10%,... More

York’s Dial and Ride fleet extended

26 November 2015

York’s Dial & Ride service has been expanded thanks to a new bus, giving passengers more opportunities to travel to... More

Amber warning for delivery drivers

11 November 2015

Delivery drivers are being warned of the dangers that can be caused from driving and parking inappropriately in York. More

Overnight closures on Jockey Lane

11 November 2015

City of York Council will be carrying out works to resurface Jockey Lane, near Monks Cross, from Sunday 15th November. More

Archbishop of York Junior School receive national award for school safety

9 November 2015

Pupils from Archbishop of York Junior School have received national recognition for their involvement in a school safety campaign. The... More

Over 7,000 residents take part in ground breaking travel scheme

5 November 2015

Over 7,000 households across York have benefitted from the most extensive door-to-door exercise ever carried out by City of York... More

Decision Session: City centre access review

5 November 2015

A number of options to improve city centre access for pedestrians and give greater clarity to road users will be... More

National award nomination for York bus service

4 November 2015

City of York Council, along with partners First York and Optare, have been shortlisted for an award at the prestigious... More

Get to ‘grits’ with Winter maintenance

27 October 2015

City of York Council’s winter maintenance team is inviting residents to find out more about how the council tackles winter... More

Review of Coppergate traffic restrictions

22 October 2015

A review of the traffic restrictions on Coppergate could be given the green light next week. More

Improved cycle links for Monks Cross

20 October 2015

City of York Council is carrying out works to introduce improved off-road cycle facilities in the Monks Cross area. More

Travel2Campus project launches

13 October 2015

City of York Council’s i-Travel York have launched an exciting new Travel2Campus campaign in partnership with the national sustainable travel... More

New investment to improve real-time transport information

12 October 2015

Yorkshire’s bus and train users are set to benefit from a new investment to improve travel information systems. More

Pupils get ready to take Walk to School week in their stride

9 October 2015

Thirty one schools and over 9,000 pupils across the city are taking part in the biggest ever Walk to School... More

Passengers and punctuality on the increase

9 October 2015

Newly-released figures show York is bucking the trend regionally, with an increasing number of passengers using the bus. More

Free safety training for York primary school children

8 October 2015

City of York Council is offering York primary school students’ free pedestrian safety training in partnership with the region wide... More

Executive: Report examines future options for York Park & Ride.

16 September 2015

A new 8-year contract for York’s Park & Ride service will be awarded next year following a procurement exercise to... More

Upcoming road closures for Copmanthorpe local safety scheme.

16 September 2015

City of York Council is to undertake works at the junction of Manor Heath and Hallcroft Lane, Copmanthorpe to improve... More

New Peak Time Travel Pass for bus passengers with learning difficulties

15 September 2015

City of York Council has teamed up with First York to launch a new Peak Time Travel bus pass for... More

Gear up for weekend of cycling

10 September 2015

Now in its sixth year the ever popular York Festival of Cycling, which regularly draws crowds of several thousand, will... More

Sky Ride York set to take to the streets

9 September 2015

York is gearing up for thousands of cyclists of all ages and abilities to take to the city’s historic streets... More

Maintenance works on A1237

8 September 2015

From Monday 7 September, City of York Council will undertake routine maintenance work on the whole of the A1237 outer... More

Jockey Lane pedestrian and cycle improvements

3 September 2015

A report outlining proposed safety improvements for both pedestrians and cyclists using Jockey Lane will go to the Decision Session... More

York shorlisted for Low Carbon Champions award

2 September 2015

City of York Council, First York Buses and Optare have been shortlisted in the Vehicle Operator category for the 2015... More

A64 / A19 interchange resurfacing works

24 August 2015

Works to resurface the A64 / A19 interchange will start next week. More

Changes to First York fares from 30th August

20 August 2015

First York have announced changes to some of their commercial fares from 30th August 2015. More

Seeing York in a new light

6 August 2015

Over 6,000 street lamps in York will be replaced this year, providing a clearer light to help people feel safe... More

Coppergate refund process and FAQs

4 August 2015

Following approval on 30th July, City of York Council has opened the application process for the repayment of Coppergate Penalty... More

Derwenthorpe to benefit from iTravel York advice service

24 July 2015

Derwenthorpe residents will soon be able to benefit from our Personalised Travel Planning programme. More

Report outlines Transport team’s achievements

21 July 2015

A report outlining City of York Council's Transport team's achievements during 2014/15 and proposed budget amendments for the service for... More

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