Events in York this December
This December, come and join us at some events in York to look around your brand-new electric buses and head home with some great freebies. We will be heading to:
- Haxby Christmas Light Switch on Thursday 30th of November from 5pm – 7pm.
- Acomb Christmas Light Switch on Saturday 2nd December from 2pm – 4pm.
- The Ship, Strensall on Saturday 9th December from 11am – 2pm.
On board the bus at both Haxby & Acomb Christmas Light Switch on's there will be a face painter – kids can come on board and have their face painted for free.
We look forward to seeing you there!
We're charging up to change York with 100% electric, zero-emission buses!
Your new buses in York minimise noise and air pollution in your local area, contributing zero emissions to help create healthier and happier local communities. We're keeping York connected and moving, doing our part to help make a difference in this historic corner of the planet.
York is so QUIET
Experience the electrifying silence of your zero-emission bus as you glide smoothly along the streets of York.
York is so GREEN
Your York fleet is going fully electric and we've installed 108 solar panels at our depot - we’re cutting carbon emissions to enhance air quality in your communities.
York is so STYLISH
Enjoy plush seats, convenient charging points, and ample space for buggies and shopping. Arrive in York comfortable and in effortless style.
Did you know?
- We're fitting solar panels to the York depot - these panels will generate 33,000 kWh (that's enough to power 11 3-bedroom homes!) and any excess energy will go back into the grid.
- The York depot will have rapid charging technology, with the ability to charge a family car in just 30 minutes, or a bus in just 4 hours!
- The arrival of your York Electric buses means that, by March 2024, you'll have one of the first fully electric UK bus fleets outside of London!
Our York Electric buses are now on services 1, 4, and 5/5a
To discover your new buses, check out the route maps below then download the First Bus App to plan your electric journey!