56
Birmingham - Saltley - Washwood Heath - Shard End - Kingshurst (Evenings and Sundays only)
56
Birmingham - Saltley - Washwood Heath - Shard End - Kingshurst (Evenings and Sundays only) via Ward End, Clock Garage and Castle Bromwich
Service Information

All times are approximate and given in minutes.

 Morning  Daytime  Evening
Monday - Friday # - 60
Saturday # - 60
Sunday - 60 60

Morning

Monday - Friday: before 09:30

Saturday: before 09:00

Sunday: before 10:00

Daytime

Monday - Friday: 09:30 to 18:00

Saturday: 09:00 to 18:00

Sunday: 10:00 to 18:00

Evening

Monday - Friday: 18:00 onwards

Saturday: 18:00 onwards

Sunday: 18:00 onwards

For live information you can call Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 (calls cost 10p per minute plus any charge your network provider may make).

View and download PDF timetable for service 56 from 15th April 2016

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single journey

adults children 5-15yrs
short hop
travel for about a mile
£1.50 £1.20
max single £2.40

day ticket all our buses

all day after 9.30am & all day weekends
adults £4.60 £4

add a child £1 each
up to 3 children

children 5-15yrs

£3.10

day ticket Sandwell & Dudley

all day
adults £3

children 5-15yrs

£1.50

group ticket all our buses

all day after 6pm
up to 5 people together or 2 adults + 4 children £8 £5

Our buses have an exact fare system and the driver cannot give change, so please make sure you have the correct money. The exact fare system ensures that loading times are kept to a minimum.

Other day tickets are available from our drivers that include most other bus operators in the West Midlands County; most buses and the Midland Metro tram in the West Midlands County and most buses, the Midland Metro tram and train services in the Network West Midlands area.

Our single journey fares are based upon 'fare stages', your fare is calculated by the number of 'fare stages' your journey takes you through. You can view or download a copy of our full faretables, here.

download the mTickets app for the cheapest day tickets
search ‘nxbus mTickets’

day mTicket all our buses

all day after 9.30m
& all day weekends  
adults £4.40 £3.80

day mTicket Sandwell & Dudley

all day
adults £2.80

group mTicket all our buses

all day after 6pm  
up to 5 people together
or 2 adults + 4 children
£7 £4

Single tickets coming soon

Other day tickets are available from our drivers that include most other bus operators in the West Midlands County; most buses and the Midland Metro tram in the West Midlands County and most buses, the Midland Metro tram and train services in the Network West Midlands area.

Swift Pay As You Go is the smartcard that you top up with credit to be able to buy tickets on the bus. Our single and day cash fares are cheaper when paying by Swift Pay As You Go. To be able to buy the discounted fares below click to sign up or top up a Swift Pay As You Go smartcard

single journey

adults children 5-15yrs
short hop
travel for about a mile
£1.40 £1.15

single

£2.30

day ticket all our buses

all day after 9.30am
& all day weekends
adults £4.40 £3.80

add a child £1 each
up to 3 children

children 5-15yrs

£3

group ticket all our buses

all day after 6pm  
up to 5 people together
or 2 adults + 4 children
£7.80 £4.80

Other day tickets are available from our drivers that include most other bus operators in the West Midlands County; most buses and the Midland Metro tram in the West Midlands County and most buses, the Midland Metro tram and train services in the Network West Midlands area.

Our single journey fares are based upon 'fare stages', your fare is calculated by the number of 'fare stages' your journey takes you through. You can view or download a copy of our full faretables, here. 

Outbound Outbound stops
Inbound Inbound stops

Bus stop data is sourced from data.gov.uk's NaPTAN listings.

Simply TEXT the SMS code for your stop to 84268. You should receive a reply within 15 seconds telling you the next departures from that stop in 'real time' (where available) or scheduled time for services not fitted with RTI. The service is charged at 25p for a return text plus the cost of your outgoing text from your mobile provider.

Stops

This bus stop data is provided by Network West Midlands.

To view buses that are scheduled (from the timetable) at your stop, simply click on the arrow beside the name.

Outbound stops

Next Bus Time  Name  SMS code *
Next Bus From here for 56 Bus Mall, THE PRIORY QUEENSWAY nwmajgmd
Next Bus From here for 56 Matthew Boulton College, JENNENS RD nwmdmjpa
Next Bus From here for 56 Millennium Point, JENNENS RD nwmajmdj
Next Bus From here for 56 St Vincents Church, NECHELLS PARKWAY nwmamgjm
Next Bus From here for 56 St Matthews Church, NECHELLS PARKWAY nwmamgjp
Next Bus From here for 56 Bloomsbury St, SALTLEY RD nwmamgjw
Next Bus From here for 56 Nechells Place, SALTLEY RD nwmamgmj
Next Bus From here for 56 Saltley Gate, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamgpg
Next Bus From here for 56 Hutton Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamgpw
Next Bus From here for 56 Sandway Gardens, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamgtd
Next Bus From here for 56 Wright Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjmp
Next Bus From here for 56 Highfield Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjpj
Next Bus From here for 56 Common Lane, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjpm
Next Bus From here for 56 Drews Lane, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjpw
Next Bus From here for 56 Library, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmtdpmd
Next Bus From here for 56 Sladefield Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjwg
Next Bus From here for 56 St Agatha`s Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjwm
Next Bus From here for 56 Foley Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjwt
Next Bus From here for 56 The Fox & Goose, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmampam
Next Bus From here for 56 The Fox and Goose, COLESHILL RD nwmdgjta
Next Bus From here for 56 Southbourne Avenue, COLESHILL RD nwmdgjtj
Next Bus From here for 56 Ventnor Avenue, COLESHILL RD nwmdgjtp
Next Bus From here for 56 Hodge Hill Common, COLESHILL RD nwmtmtdp
Next Bus From here for 56 Heathway, COLESHILL RD nwmdgjwj
Next Bus From here for 56 Newport Rd, COLESHILL RD nwmdgjwt
Next Bus From here for 56 Buckland End PO, HEATH WAY nwmtdmtw
Next Bus From here for 56 Schoolacre Road, HEATH WAY nwmtjwdm
Next Bus From here for 56 School Lane, HEATH WAY nwmtdwad
Next Bus From here for 56 Shard End Crescent, HEATH WAY nwmdgjdp
Next Bus From here for 56 Packington Avenue, SHARD END CRES nwmtdtmt
Next Bus From here for 56 The Shardway, PACKINGTON AVE nwmtdwag
Next Bus From here for 56 Packington Avenue, PITHALL RD nwmdgjgj
Next Bus From here for 56 Freasley Road, PITHALL RD nwmwgdgj
Next Bus From here for 56 Hillstone Rd, PITHALL RD nwmtdpwm
Next Bus From here for 56 School Playing Field Gate, KENDRICK AVE nwmdgjgw
Next Bus From here for 56 Roebuck Close, KENDRICK AVE nwmdgjmg
Next Bus From here for 56 Yorkswood Scout Camp, KENDRICK AVE nwmdgjmp
Next Bus From here for 56 Kitsland Rd, FREASLEY RD nwmdgjpd
Next Bus From here for 56 Hurst Lane, HURST LANE nwmwgdja
Next Bus From here for 56 War Memorial, HURST LANE nwmtwmdp
Next Bus From here for 56 Chester Rd, HURST LANE nwmtmtaj
Next Bus From here for 56 Hurst Lane, CHESTER RD nwmagmwa
Next Bus From here for 56 Hazelhurst Road, CHESTER RD nwmagmtp
Next Bus From here for 56 Chester Rd, OVER GREEN DR nwmagjpg
Next Bus From here for 56 Silverbirch Rd, OVER GREEN DR nwmagjpa
Next Bus From here for 56 Marston Dr, OVER GREEN DR nwmdmjdj
Next Bus From here for 56 Oakthorpe Drive, GILSON WAY nwmagjmp
Next Bus From here for 56 Schofield Rd, FORDBRIDGE RD nwmagjmj
Next Bus From here for 56 Kingshurst Way, FORDBRIDGE RD nwmagjmd

Inbound stops

Next Bus Time  Name  SMS code *
Next Bus From here for 56 Kingshurst Way, FORDBRIDGE RD nwmagjmd
Next Bus From here for 56 Schofield Rd, FORDBRIDGE RD nwmagjmg
Next Bus From here for 56 Oakthorpe Drive, GILSON WAY nwmagjmt
Next Bus From here for 56 Overgreen Drive, MARSTON DR nwmagjmw
Next Bus From here for 56 Silverbirch Rd, OVER GREEN DR nwmagjpd
Next Bus From here for 56 Overgreen Drive, CHESTER RD nwmwdajg
Next Bus From here for 56 Hazelhurst Road, CHESTER RD nwmagmtw
Next Bus From here for 56 Chester Rd, HURST LANE nwmtpgjw
Next Bus From here for 56 War Memorial, HURST LANE nwmtwmdt
Next Bus From here for 56 Kitsland Rd, FREASLEY RD nwmdgjpa
Next Bus From here for 56 Yorkswood Scout Camp, KENDRICK AVE nwmdgjmj
Next Bus From here for 56 Roebuck Close, KENDRICK AVE nwmdgjmd
Next Bus From here for 56 School Playing Field Gate, KENDRICK AVE nwmdgjma
Next Bus From here for 56 Hillstone Rd, PITHALL RD nwmdgjgt
Next Bus From here for 56 Packington Avenue, PITHALL RD nwmwgdgd
Next Bus From here for 56 The Shardway, PACKINGTON AVE nwmdgjgp
Next Bus From here for 56 Packington Avenue, SHARD END CRES nwmdmwpd
Next Bus From here for 56 Shard End Crescent, HEATH WAY nwmdgjdm
Next Bus From here for 56 School Lane, HEATH WAY nwmdgjdj
Next Bus From here for 56 Schoolacre Road, HEATH WAY nwmtjwdj
Next Bus From here for 56 Buckland End PO, HEATH WAY nwmdgjgm
Next Bus From here for 56 Newport Rd, COLESHILL RD nwmdgmad
Next Bus From here for 56 Heathway, COLESHILL RD nwmdgjwm
Next Bus From here for 56 Hodge Hill Common, COLESHILL RD nwmtdwjm
Next Bus From here for 56 Ventnor Avenue, COLESHILL RD nwmdgjtm
Next Bus From here for 56 Southbourne Avenue, COLESHILL RD nwmdgjtg
Next Bus From here for 56 The Fox & Goose, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmampaj
Next Bus From here for 56 Twyford Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmampad
Next Bus From here for 56 Foley Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjwp
Next Bus From here for 56 St Agatha`s Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjwj
Next Bus From here for 56 Sladefield Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjwd
Next Bus From here for 56 Library, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjtg
Next Bus From here for 56 Drews Lane, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjtd
Next Bus From here for 56 Common Lane, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjpt
Next Bus From here for 56 Highfield Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjpa
Next Bus From here for 56 Wright Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamjmj
Next Bus From here for 56 Sandway Gardens, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamgtg
Next Bus From here for 56 Hutton Rd, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamgta
Next Bus From here for 56 Saltley Gate, WASHWOOD HEATH RD nwmamgpj
Next Bus From here for 56 Saltley Trading Estate, HIGH ST nwmdptda
Next Bus From here for 56 Nechells Place, SALTLEY RD nwmamgmt
Next Bus From here for 56 Bloomsbury St, SALTLEY RD nwmamgma
Next Bus From here for 56 St Matthews Church, NECHELLS PARKWAY nwmamgjt
Next Bus From here for 56 St Vincents Church, NECHELLS PARKWAY nwmamgjg
Next Bus From here for 56 Woodcock St, JENNENS RD nwmamdwm
Next Bus From here for 56 Millennium Point, JENNENS RD nwmajmdg
Next Bus From here for 56 Matthew Boulton College, JENNENS RD nwmdmjmw
Next Bus From here for 56 Argos, THE PRIORY QUEENSWAY nwmwgpjt
Next Bus From here for 56 Bus Mall, THE PRIORY QUEENSWAY nwmajgmd

The official name for the bus stop

If you want to get stop information on your phone TEXT this code to 84268 - more info

Simply TEXT the SMS code for your stop to 84268. You should receive a reply within 15 seconds telling you the next departures from that stop in 'real time' (where available) or scheduled time for services not fitted with RTI. The service is charged at 25p for a return text plus the cost of your outgoing text from your mobile provider.

Birmingham Central

  • Liverpool Street,
  • Bordesley,
  • Birmingham,
  • B9 4DS

T: 0121 254 6803

T: Monday - Friday: 09:00 to 15:00 hours

 
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