Local Transport Today is the authoritative, independent journal for transport decision makers. Analysis, Comment & News on Transport Policy, Planning, Finance and Delivery since 1989.

Extent of bus use collapse in lockdown revealed

Buses

17 November 2021

 

The number of local bus passenger journeys in England fell by 61% in the year ending March 2021, annual bus statistics have revealed. In 2020/21, 1.57 billion passenger journeys were made by local bus in England, a fall of 2.5 billion journeys compared with 2019/20. 

This was largely due to the lockdown restrictions in the Covid-19 pandemic, according to DfT’s analysis. 

The figures show that bus mileage was less severely impacted than passenger journeys, falling by 16% compared...

+77% more

 

 
 
Development Engineering - Co-ordinator
Bristol City Council
Bristol
£39,880 - £42,821
Traffic Engineer / Project Officer
London Borough of Hounslow

£32,418 - £37,722
Senior CAD Technician (Traffic & Highway Design)
London Borough of Hounslow

£22,995 - £28,992
View all Vacancies
 
Search
 

TransportXtra is part of Landor LINKS

© 2021 TransportXtra | Landor LINKS Ltd | All Rights Reserved

Subscriptions, Magazines & Online Access Enquires
[Frequently Asked Questions]
Email: subs.ltt@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7959

Shop & Accounts Enquires
Email: accounts@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7855

Advertising Sales & Recruitment Enquires
Email: daniel@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7861

Events & Conference Enquires
Email: conferences@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7865

Press Releases & Editorial Enquires
Email: info@transportxtra.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7875

Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | Advertise

Web design sussex by Brainiac Media 2020