When is the best time to travel?

Last updated: 2 December 2021 - peak times updated

We’re currently experiencing busier buses on weekdays between 7-9am and 2-5pm and 7-9am and 3-5pm on the tram.

Bus operators within South Yorkshire have now added capacity checkers to their apps so you can track where your bus is and check whether there is going to be a seat on board for you. You can also view Supertram's busiest times of the week on their website. 

Visit the links below to visit the operator websites to download the app or view times. 

First bus app

First Bus app now tells you whether there are seats free on your bus, including wheelchair spaces as well as live tracking.
Download the free First bus app > 

Supertram website

To allow you to plan your travel around less busy times, you can now look how busy your tram is likely to be. Visit the Supertram website >

Stagecoach bus app

Stagecoach have added a 'How busy is my bus' feature to their app, you can now see a red, amber, green status for each bus to let you know how busy it is. Download the free Stagecoach bus app >