Leeds CityBus / Service 5

First's service 5 runs  Leeds CityBus service,  linking key locations around the city centre. Leeds City Bus South Bank links the city and Leeds Dock.

Leeds city bus route diagram 2016


Current timetables

CityBus / service 5 timetable  (pdf, 1mb - opens new tab) 

Service 70:  City Bus South Bank route and timetable (pdf, 22k - opens in new window)


Leeds CityBus:  The Leeds CityBus links Leeds' rail and bus stations, business and shopping districts, the General Infirmary, Universities, Park Lane College and Halton Moor.

70, City Bus South Bank:  Circular route linking Leeds rail station and Leeds Dock.


Leeds CityBus timetable

  • Monday to Saturday daytimes - a regular service
  • Evenings and Sundays - half-hourly/hourly service

Leeds City Bus diverted from Clarendon Road and Clarendon Way until 2018

70, City Bus South Bank - frequency depends on the day of the week.  The service is available seven days a week.

Which tickets and passes are accepted?

 City Bus is £1 per journey,unless you have the following ticket or pass:

  • MetroDay
  • MCard or MetroCard (all types)
  • Metro Blind Concessionary Pass
  • Elland Road Park & Ride tickets
  • West Yorkshire DayRovers (after 9.30am Monday to Friday, and all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)
  • English National Concessionary Senior and Disabled Passes (after 9.30am Monday to Friday, and all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)
  • PlusBus tickets to/from Leeds

Please note: No other tickets are valid on this service

70, City Bus South Bank is 50p per journey.

If you wish to use both CityBus and South Bank, a combined single ticket costs just 80p.

Related links

Get our email newsletter

For the latest news and offers direct to your inbox.