Alexander Dennis Factory open day Saturday 27th April 10:AM TO 16:00

Welcome to the Alexander Dennis Farnborough Open day!

come and join us at Trindent House for an exciting open day at Alexander Dennis.

Get an exclusive look at our latest buses, find out about our buissnes in Farnborough, meet the team behind the scenes, and learn all about our innovative technologies.

Whether you're an employee, customer, supplier, bus enthusiast or just curious about what we do, this event is open to all


Winchester-King Alfred Running Day, Bank holiday Monday 6th May

The Original King Alfred Running Day which is our largest event of the year will be on Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2024. We expect up to 25 visiting vehicles as well as everything available from the Friends of King Alfred Buses collection, operating free bus services on a wide range of routes

High Wycombe Bus Running Day. Sunday 2nd June

The second event returns to High Wycombe, but featuring some new routes across South Bucks, as
well as an eclectic mix of vehicles.

406 Kingston to Redhill Vintage bus running Day Sunday 9th June

Ride free on old buses in service on London bus route 406!Open-platform green buses with real conductors will run between Kingston and Epsom (route 406) on Sunday 9th June 2024.

Brooklands Summer Festival 
Sunday 23rd June 

The summer's best bus show ~ fun and entertainment for families and enthusiasts.

Reading Buses Open Day Sunday 30th June

We’re excited to announce that our open day is returning for 2024!

Taking place on Sunday 30 June at our Great Knollys Street depot; the open day will be free to attend and is sure to be a great day out for everyone.

Bournemouth Bus Rally, Sunday 7th July

Welcome to Bournemouth Bus Rally, the town's very own heritage bus rally & running day, held at Kings Park annually every summer. Come and visit us on sunday 7th July for free heritage rides, stalls, souvenir programes and more across a packed day for all ages. Over 50 vehicles planned to attend.

This year kindly supported by More Bus

Royal Victoria Bus & Coach Festival, Sunday 14th July

The Royal Victoria Bus & Coach Show will be back in 2024. I'm pleased to announce Sunday 14th July the show will be back bigger and better. Further details will be available in due course.

Alton Bus Rally, Sunday 21st July

Network of FREE bus services operating from Alton College to Alton Town Centre and surrounding villages and towns.

Programme (with timetables) available to purchase on day.

Worthing bus rally, Sunday 28th July

Once again on the last Sunday in July, in conjunction with the Worthing sea front festival  the popular Worthing Seafront Bus Gathering and Running Day will take place. Please use the buttoms below to navigate to the relevant pages:

South of England Bus Festival Sunday 1st September 

Join us for a day of nostalgic reverie and modern marvels at the South of England Bus Festival, brought to you by London Bus Experiences. This extraordinary event celebrates the rich history and vibrant future of bus travel in London and the South of England.

Route 61 Running Day Sunday 14th September 

On Saturday 14th September 2024, between 1000 and 1700 in conjunction with Heritage Open Days the London Bus Museum will be running heritage buses dating from the 1950s to 1970s alongside the normal daily service on route 61, between Bromley and Chislehurst via Orpington.

Showbus Sunday 29th September 

Some vehicles in attendance in 2024 will offer rides, and the 70th anniversary of the AEC Routemaster will be celebrated. To that end, a parade of those former London buses will run from Aylesbury to the railway at 1200hrs. 

London Bus Museum Transportfest. Sunday 20th October

Join us for London Bus Museum's Transportfest. This event features extensive bus displays, including rarely-seen early examples, as well as wonderful examples of other commercial transport such as taxis, military & emergency vehicles.

Eurobus 2024. 12th-14th November 

Euro Bus Expo returns to the NEC, Birmingham on 12th - 14th November 2024. This free-to-attend event will showcase all the latest buses, coaches, mini and midi vehicles, equipment, components and services.

You will find everything needed to enhance the passenger experience and improve productivity in your business. Attend to compare products and services, learn from experts, and take advantage of networking opportunities.


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