First Eastern Counties Seasider open-top bus service in Great Yarmouth returns after successful debut last year

The Seasider open top bus in Great Yarmouth on its maiden voyage Photo: George Ryan

The Seasider open top bus in Great Yarmouth on its maiden voyage Photo: George Ryan - Credit: George Ryan

After a successful reintroduction last year, a regular open-top seaside bus service will be resuming in Great Yarmouth just in time for half term.

The Seasider open top bus in Great Yarmouth, from its maiden voyage last year. Photo: George Ryan

The Seasider open top bus in Great Yarmouth, from its maiden voyage last year. Photo: George Ryan - Credit: George Ryan

The Seasider departs on Sunday, May 28 and will run daily every 30 minutes between Haven Seashore and Pleasure Beach, with special late services for the Wednesday night firework displays.

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The route has changed from last year when it ran from the Vauxhall Holiday park, to Great Yarmouth train station, the Market Gates bus station, the Sealife Centre, the Britannia Pier and the Seashore Holiday Centre before going back on itself.

A Seasider High5 family ticket (for up to three children and two adults) will allow all-day travel on the route for £5.


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Marketing manager at First Eastern Counties David Jordan said he hopes it will become a 'must do' attraction in the resort.

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