The Big Lemon in Bristol and South Gloucestershire

The Big Lemon runs two public bus services in Bristol and South Gloucestershire; route 515 between Stockwood, Hengrove ASDA, Hengrove Park and Imperial Park, and route 84/85 between Yate, Chipping Sodbury and Wotten-under-edge.

Click on the links below for routes, timetable, and fare information and click on the yellow button to see where the buses are in real-time:

Service are currently operated with diesel vehicles, but the plan is to transition to electric over the next year, powered by renewable energy and owned by the community.


Our fares are in line with the requirements of the West of England Combined Authority and consistent with those of other operators in the region.

The BristolRider ticket gives unlimited access to all bus services in Bristol regardless of who they are operated by, and the AvonRider gives unlimited access to all bus services in the wider area including Bath and North East Somerset, Weston Super Mare and North Somerset.

Where’s my bus?

Bus Drivers Wanted!

We’re recruiting!

The Big Lemon is looking for qualified PSV drivers to drive routes 505, 506, 515 and 516. As well as excellent rates of pay, a welcome bonus and free membership of the Transport Benevolent Fund, we offer the opportunity to work in a small family team where everyone is a name, not a number; and we all work together to do our best for our colleagues and for the community.

If this sounds like something you’d like more info on, please fill in the form below 🙂

To keep up to date with news of our Bristol operation please follow @TheBigLemon on Twitter and Facebook.

2 thoughts on “The Big Lemon in Bristol and South Gloucestershire

Leave a Reply