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COVID-19 Update 

Arriva is good to go.

COVID-19 Update

Most Arriva services are now running full services 7 days a week.

Bus travel is a little different with social distancing rules, mandatory face coverings and a no change policy. Please see short video below or find out more here

Travelling with Arriva

Arriva are working hard to keep their passengers and staff safe with new guidelines in place. Be sure to find out more before you travel. 


Jump aboard an Arriva bus and enjoy the delights of discovering West and North Kent by public transport! Comfortable and regular bus services, with great-value fares leave you feeling confident that you can reach your destination on time and with ease.

Arriva's extensive bus network makes exploring North and West Kent simple. Covering town centres and rural villages across Gravesend, Isle of Sheppey, Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells and Medway. The company also run frequent buses to Bluewater for all your shopping needs as well as Ebbsfleet International Station for national and international rail connections.

Take your family out on the buses with Arriva’s £5 Family Day pass allowing five people to travel together (a maximum of two adults on one ticket).

Traveling with Arriva is easier than ever with their new app. Plan your journey, track your bus in real-time, buy, store and activate tickets all in on one handy app. Search Arriva UK Bus in your app store which is free to download or visit You can also plan your journey, buy tickets and check out the latest news and offers online at or Arriva Kent Facebook and Twitter.

To plan your journey on either the app or website, simply enter your location, your destination and the time and day you want to travel, and it will give you all the buses available within an hour of your selected time. You can choose locations by postcode, street name, bus stop, town or attraction and the journey planner will give you walking times to the nearest bus stop and service information.

All Arriva buses and workspaces are COVID-19 secure. To find out more please visit

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