Important notice:

With effect from Monday 2nd November the following changes are being made to University Hopper bus services to support student and staff mobility as we move into Tier 3 Restrictions

901/901k – University Park to Sutton Bonington
Reintroduction of the NTU Clifton stop

903 – University Park to Nottingham City Centre
The 903 service has been redesigned so it provides connectivity along Derby Road as far Wollaton Road on a 30 minute frequency Monday to Friday. This service will no longer go into Jubilee Campus but will serve the Hillside stops at the south entrance to Jubilee Campus, with other stops at Faraday Road, The Savoy Cinema, Canning Circus and Wollaton Street.

Important Bus Stop information:

To help keep you and the Hopper Bus staff safe, and to support social distancing, certain bus stops will not be served at this time. All bus stops served are shown on the below timetables.
All other stops will not be served until further notice however, we will notify you of any changes as soon as possible.

Getting around

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Did you know? You can track your hopperbus services in real-time and view timetables on your phone using the free Arriva Bus App.

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901/901K: Buses to Sutton Bonington, Kegworth or Clifton & Main Campus
902: King’s Meadow to University Park – currently suspended until further notice.
903: University Park to Nottingham City Centre
904: Royal Derby Hospital

Track your bus in real-time with the free Arriva Bus App

Real-time Information – Your travel companion

Our hopperbus services are GPS tracked and report their location approximately every 20 seconds.  With the free Arriva Bus App you can check the time of the next bus, find your nearest bus stop, and plan your journey from campus to campus.

Zoom in on your current location and you’ll see the buses moving along the route in real time.  Click on a bus stop to see a live departure board for that stop, or click on one of the buses to see its estimated time of arrival at each of the stops along the route

Not got a smartphone?  You can also plan your journey on the Arriva website here

How to use the Arriva Bus App

Need help?

For enquiries about the hopperbus service please contact Arriva on:

Outside of office hours please contact University Security on 0115 951 3013.

We are currently not serving all the stops on our routes, only the stops that are shown on the timetables will be served at this time - to find out more click here.

Coronavirus Update:
Following the announcement on Saturday 31st October about the new national lockdown restrictions for England that will come into effect from Thursday 5th November, we want to reassure you that we will continue to run our current timetables. Our first priority is to keep you and our staff safe. Should there be any impact to our services and timetables, we will update you as soon as possible on our website and via real time data in our Arriva UK Bus app. Visit our Coronavirus page for more information: