Punctuality of bus services - South Yorkshire 

Last updated: 19 May 2021

Monthly data on the punctuality of bus services across the South Yorkshire region.

Punctuality is a measure of whether buses are running on time.

In line with national guidelines, a bus is considered on time where the bus departs from a Timing Points within the bracket of up to 1 minute early and up to 5 minutes late. The graphs represent the percentage of Bus Partnerships services which departed on time by month. 



Barnsley

Barnsley Bus Partnership punctuality Apr 21


Performance figures: Percentage of Services on time

Barnsley

2017/18

2018/19

2019/20

2020/21

2021/22

Apr

85%

82%

85%

92%

88%

May

87%

83%

86%

89%


Jun

87%

83%

87%

90%


Jul

88%

85%

86%

90% 


Aug

86%

88%

86%

90% 


Sep

86%

84%

84%

88% 


Oct

83%

82%

84%

89% 


Nov

81%

79%

78%

91% 


Dec

79%

80%

81%

 86%


Jan

85%

84%

84%

 91%


Feb

85%

83%

85%

 91%


Mar

78%

83%

88%

 91%



Doncaster

Doncaster Bus Partnership Punctuality Apr 21


Performance figures: Percentage of services on time


Doncaster
2017/18
2018/19
2019/20
2020/21
2021/22

Apr

87%

84%

84%

89%

85%

May

88%

82%

83%

87%


Jun

87%

85%

85%

88%


Jul

89%

86%

86%

87%


Aug

89%

88%

86%

86% 


Sep

87%

84%

82%

79% 


Oct

85%

82%

83%

83% 


Nov

81%

78%

75%

87% 


Dec

78%

79%

77%

 84%


Jan

85%

84%

81%

 90%


Feb

84%

84%

77%

 89%


Mar

83%

84%

80%

 90%




Rotherham

Rotherham Bus Partnership Punctuality Roth 21


Performance figures: Percentage of services on time


Rotherham2017/182018/192019/202020/212021/22

Apr

88%

83%

85%

91%

88%

May

86%

79%

84%

91%


Jun

87%

81%

85%

90%


Jul

89%

83%

87%

90% 


Aug

89%

85%

87%

87% 


Sep

85%

80%

84%

85% 


Oct

84%

80%

83%

87% 


Nov

80%

78%

76%

88% 


Dec

78%

78%

76%

 84%


Jan

84%

82%

82%

 90%


Feb

85%

82%

80%

 90%


Mar

83%

84%

84%

 91%




Sheffield

Sheffield bus punctuality graph Apr 21


Performance figures: Percentage of services on time

Sheffield2017/182018/192019/202020/212021/22

Apr

88%

86%

87%

90%

88%

May

86%

86%

85%

89%


Jun

87%

85%

83%

89%


Jul

88%

85%

83%

90% 


Aug

90%

89%

87%

89% 


Sep

86%

82%

83%

86% 


Oct

84%

80%

81%

88% 


Nov

80%

79%

74%

89% 


Dec

76%

79%

74%

 86%


Jan

83%

85%

83%

 90%


Feb

85%

85%

82%

 90%


Mar

83%

85%

85%

 89%



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