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Could you drive our iconic City Red buses around Southampton?
If you've got the drive... we've got the bus!
If you're passionate about delivering exceptional customer services and would like a customer facing job with a difference, then why not consider applying to drive a First Bus.
We're looking for the right candidates who enjoy driving to take their career to the next level.
More than just driving
Being a driver at First is more than just driving. It's about putting your customer service skills to work and really looking after your passengers, no matter who they are or where they're headed. It's what we're known for and it's why our customers keep coming back to use our services again and again... and again!
Joining us is also a great way to build your skills. We're the kind of company that encourages everyone to reach their full potential and we reward anyone who helps us to meet our goals.
So, if you're patient and calm, are able to work confidently on your own and handle cash responsibly, we could really help you to go places.
Message from the Managing Director
Welcome to the City Red website for Southampton. Here, you will find all the information you need, including timetables, maps, tickets and the Journey Planner, to make your travel with us as pleasant and easy as possible.
See what we're doing with your feedback
We've introduced 'Tell First Bus' so you can tell us how you feel about travelling with us.
The Community and Charity
We take our responsibilities as a public transport operator very seriously at First and we pride ourself on the work that we do with the community.
Frequently asked questions and details of how to get in touch