Guernsey bus passenger number fall continues

Guernsey bus driving along L'Ancresse road Annual passenger numbers have fallen from 1.6 million in 2010 to 1.5 million in 2012

Passenger numbers on Guernsey's public buses in October have continued to fall.

Environment Department figures show numbers fell from 111,018 in October 2012 to 105,352 in October 2013.

Up until the end of October, almost 124,493 fewer people used the services compared to the same period in 2012.

In October, the island's bus contractor CT Plus introduced new routes to its winter timetable following passenger feedback.

Annual passenger numbers fell from 1.6 million in 2010 to 1.5 million in 2012.

  • This story was originally published on 17 November based on figures released by the Environment Department, but corrected on 16 December when the department revealed the figures were incorrect.

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