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Essential resurfacing: St Leonard’s Place, Bootham and Gillygate

22 September 2017

City of York Council will be resurfacing the junction of St Leonards Place, Bootham and Gillygate on 25th and 26th... More

First York gives balloon fans a lift

19 September 2017

Local bus operator First York has teamed up with the organisers of York Balloon Fiesta to provide customers with cut-price... More

Experimental changes set to enhance Fossgate

15 September 2017

In a bid to help make Fossgate even more welcoming for residents and businesses a number of traffic changes are... More

Get into gear for Cycle to Work Day

12 September 2017

City of York Council is encouraging even more people to get on their bikes and ride to work on Wednesday... More

New bus services for Naburn

8 September 2017

Following Utopia Coaches' announcement on 22nd August, several villages between York and Selby have been left without a local bus... More

York’s Park and Ride to be fully charged in another clean air coup

29 August 2017

York is set to boast the country’s first fully-electric Park & Ride fleet after securing funding for 24 brand new... More

Utopia Coaches cease trading

23 August 2017

Local bus operator Utopia Coaches have announced that they have ceased trading as of midnight on Tuesday 22nd August. More

Get into gear for the Festival of Cycling

21 August 2017

A renowned free event, the York Festival of Cycling will return once again on Sunday 3 September. The cycling event... More

York welcomes trial of UK’s newest electric double decker bus

14 August 2017

A landmark moment has been celebrated in York as it became the first UK city outside London to trial a... More

Rougier Street bus stops set for major upgrade

9 August 2017

From Monday 14 August City of York Council is set to improve the Rougier Street bus stops, some of the... More

£32m scheme to reduce outer ring road journey times by a fifth

14 July 2017

Senior councillors have approved a £32.4m plan to reduce rush hour journey times by up to 20% on York’s outer... More

Cracking down on the abuse of blue badges in York

12 July 2017

City of York Council is stepping up efforts to crack-down on people in York who fraudulently use disabled blue badges. More

First York fare changes from 16th July

10 July 2017

First York are changing a number of fares from Sunday 16th July. Many adult single, day and weekly fares will increase,... More

Scarborough Bridge consultation

6 July 2017

To help provide better accessibility, connectivity and more capacity, City of York Council is consulting with residents, commuters and visitors... More

Ringing in the changes at car parks in York

29 June 2017

Motorists who use their mobile phone to pay for car parking in York are being warned about changes which may... More

Council and First to extend successful Park & Ride partnership

14 June 2017

City of York Council and First York are set to extend their partnership delivering York’s Park & Ride service after... More

Eboracum Way open for traffic

12 June 2017

The final section of Eboracum Way, a new road connecting Layerthorpe and Heworth Green has been completed, allowing easier access... More

Celebrate the bicycle’s 200th birthday: give the gift of cycling for Bike Week

7 June 2017

Bike Week runs from Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 June.  Love to Ride are inviting everyone to ‘give the gift... More

Highway improvements on Clarence Street

1 June 2017

From Monday 5th June, City of York Council will be starting a new highways scheme which will see a number... More

Micklegate Bar closure for restoration works

24 May 2017

As part of a £1.5 million restoration scheme to preserve and protect York’s medieval city walls – announced by City... More

Nearly 7,000 York school pupils set to take Walk to School Week in their stride

18 May 2017

Twenty two York schools including 6,900 pupils are set to take part in walk to school week from Monday (22... More

New eight-year contract for York Park & Ride

10 May 2017

A new eight year contract to manage one of the UK’s most successful Park & Ride services will go before... More

Consultation: Improvements to the A19 at Crockey Hill

2 May 2017

City of York Council is asking for comments on new proposals which could help reduce congestion on one of York’s... More

£2 million investment in York’s streetlights

2 May 2017

Thousands of York’s ageing streetlights are set for an overhaul through a £2million investment by City of York Council. The... More

Early P&R buses this Sunday for historic rail event

21 April 2017

In conjunction with City of York Council, First York will be operating early morning bus services this Sunday 23rd April,... More

EYMS: Tap your phone to catch a bus

3 April 2017

Local bus company East Yorkshire Motor Services (EYMS) has launched a brand new app to revolutionise travel for East Yorkshire... More

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

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