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Arriva Yorkshire buses - Industrial Action

Services affected: 100, 101, 102, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 118, 118A, 118S, 120, 120A, 122, 126, 127, 135, 136, 140, 140A, 141, 147, 148, 148A, 149, 153, 156,158, 163, 164, 166, 167, 168, 174, 175, 177, 186(Arriva), 189, 196, 197, 200(Arriva), 201, 201A, 202, 203, 212, 213, 228, 229, 230, 230A, 231, 232, 254, 254A, 255, 256, 261, 268, 271, 280, 281, 283, 283A, 425, 425A, 427, 444, 446, 496, TK1, TK2, X17, X60 and X80

Arriva Yorkshire industrial action from Monday 6 June. They are unable to run any scheduled bus services until further notice.

Updated: 21 June 2022

  • Arriva Yorkshire has been informed that its Unite members have  started industrial action from 0200 on Monday 6 June for an undisclosed period of time


  • Arriva will be unable to run bus services across Wakefield, Dewsbury, Castleford, Pontefract, Heckmondwike, Cleckheaton, Bradford, Leeds, Ossett, Batley, Morley, Rothwell, South Elmsall, Hemsworth, Huddersfield, Halifax, Doncaster, Selby, York and Goole during industrial action.



  • All Arriva pre-paid tickets will be accepted on First Bus & Transdev buses


  • We are sorry for those inconvenienced by the industrial action currently taken by staff at Arriva Yorkshire. If you have a valid Arriva ticket and wish to seek refunds, please contact Arriva directly Contact Us | Arriva Bus


  • Free shuttle bus service between Wakefield Bus Station and Pinderfields Hospital will operate. Timetable available here - 111 timetable



We are sorry that the current industrial action is affecting MCard customers.  We are in regular dialogue with Arriva and are encouraging them to establish a resolution to the industrial action as soon as possible. 

Under our normal terms and conditions, customers who have unused tickets or part used monthly tickets may be eligible to claim a refund or part refund.

Please visit a Bus Station Travel Centre or call MetroLine on 0113 2457676 for tickets purchased via the MCard Mobile App. Visit for more information.

Our Terms and Conditions state - MCard will not be liable for any loss, expense, claim damage, injury or inconvenience that passengers may sustain arising directly or indirectly from failure to operate a particular service. Subject to the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977. 

For full terms and conditions visit

We will keep this site updated with any developments of the industrial action.

More details - Arriva Yorkshire website

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