Melton Bus Services Changes

Services 23, 24, 25, 100, 113 & 128

Operated by Centrebus

Supported by Leicestershire County Council


Service Change

The review of Melton services is now complete. The county council has considered comments made at the engagement events and will be making the following changes with effect from Saturday 21st December 2019:


  • Integration of Services 23 (Melton Mowbray – Nether Broughton), 24 (Melton Mowbray – Bingham/Bottesford) and 25 (Melton Mowbray – Stathern) from 3 services down to 2 services and Bingham no longer being served. New service will 23 (Melton – Bottesford) and 25 (Melton – Stathern).
  • Integration of Services 100 (Leicester – Melton Mowbray) and 113 (Melton Mowbray – Oakham) with Leicester, Thurmaston, Gaddesby, Cold Overton, Knossington and Oakham no longer being served. New service will be 100 (Melton to Syston).
  • To replace Service 128 (Leicester – Melton Mowbray) with a Demand Responsive Transport (DRT) service which will serve Ratcliffe on the Wreake, Thrussington, Hoby, Frisby on the Wreake, Kirby Bellars and Gaddesby.
  • Cold Overton and Knossington to be provided with a DRT service.

Please note, due to minor timetable changes, some Melton service change notices which are currently posted at bus stops are now out of date. Updated notices will be posted at these stops in early January

Timetables for the new bus services and details of the new DRT services can be downloaded below:  

DRT leaflet Knossington & Cold Overton (PDF, 150 KB)

Service 100 & 113 (Melton – Syston) Change Notice (PDF, 105 KB)

DRT leaflet 128 villages & Gaddesby (PDF, 113 KB)

Service 25 Change Notice (PDF, 92 KB)

Service 23 Change Notice (PDF, 106 KB)