Wexford Bus continuously monitors and takes on board the public health advice issued by the authorities in relation to COVID-19. If travelling, please respect our incredible drivers and your fellow passengers by wearing a face mask througout your journey and following the public health advice issued by the authorities. Please read the information below before travel.
What Customers Need to Know before Travel?
Reduced capacity & physical distancing:
Public transport is operating at reduced capacity of 50% per vehicle. Please consider your fellow passengers when choosing a seat and only sit on allocated seats. We ask all passengers to follow the physical distancing guidelines when boarding, seating and alighting and to take heed of the notices on entering the bus advising where to stand whilst being served.
Advance booking recommended:
With severely reduced capacity, booking and reserving your seat in advance on www.wexfordbus.com is strongly recommended. Alternatively, monthly ticket holders can use the Seat Reservation System.
Face coverings must be worn by all passengers (over the age of 13) for the full duration of the journey . The driver has a limited supply of face coverings for sale. Please respect the fact that not all passengers can wear face coverings.
Alternative payment options:
Contactless payment technology is now available on all coaches on the 740, 740A, 340 and 376 routes to enable customers to pay with a bank card, apple pay or google pay. Please present your card directly to the scanner as shown by the driver.
If using a Leap Card or Free Travel pass simply present this directly to the ticket machine as shown by the driver.
If you must use cash please have exact change. If travelling on Wexford Bus Connect services (all local services) and using cash, the exact fare must be put in the coin drop facilities. The driver will have no change.
If using a Free Travel Card, Leap Card, paying with cash or card on the bus you have the option to reserve a seat in advance by choosing the “Seat Reservation Only” option.
Protective screens: protective screens are in place for everyones protection.
Hand sanitiser: please use the hand sanitiser provided as you board.
Cleaning regime: buses and coaches are cleaned and disinfected after each service with particular attention given to frequently touched surfaces.
Personal belongings: kindly avoid leaving any tissues, face coverings or other items behind.
The government’s return to work protocol: before reporting for duty, the Wexford Bus team complete a health screening form and temperature check.
Health advice: Wexford Bus follows the public health advice issued by the authorities in relation to the COVID-19. Please follow the health advice and avoid travel if you are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19
Schedules: All timetables are fully operational. Timetable amendments will be announced with a minimum of 48 hours notice. Please check the website within 24 hours of your travel time incase of any changes and note that there may changes around public holidays etc.
Thank you for your continued support and understanding.
Advice from the HSE
Notice correct 10th May 2021