Huddersfield bus station

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Coordinates: 53°38′42″N 1°47′10″W / 53.645°N 1.786°W / 53.645; -1.786

Huddersfield Bus interchange
Huddersfield bus Station as viewed from the car park above
Location
Locale Upperhead Row, Huddersfield
Local authority Kirklees
Operation
Opened 1974
Managed by Metro
No. of stands 28
Operators First West Yorkshire, Arriva Yorkshire, Huddersfield Bus Company, K-Line, Stotts Coaches, First Greater Manchester
Travel centre Yes
Rail connection Huddersfield National Rail 300 metres away

Huddersfield bus station serves the town of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, England.

The bus station was opened on Sunday 1 December 1974 and is owned and managed by the Metro (West Yorkshire PTE). The bus station is situated in Huddersfield town centre, underneath the Multi-storey car park. It is bordered by the Ring Road (Castlegate A62) and can be accessed from High Street, Upperhead Row and Henry Street.

There are 25 pick-up and three alighting only stands at the bus station.

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The main operators at the bus station include First West Yorkshire, Arriva Yorkshire and Huddersfield Bus Company with other services run by First Greater Manchester, K-Line and Stotts Coaches. National Express coaches run nationwide from here.

In March 2009, Megabus started to run a coach service, called Megabusplus to London, which involves changing from the coach on to an East Midlands Trains service at East Midlands Parkway.

There are plently of local services which link Huddersfield with the surrounding areas of the town such as Denby Dale, Golcar, Holmfirth, Lindley, Marsden, Meltham, Milnsbridge, Slaithwaite. In addition to this, there are several services which run to other towns in West Yorkshire such as Batley, Bradford, Brighouse, Cleckheaton, Dewsbury, Elland, Halifax, Hebden Bridge, Heckmondwike, Leeds, Mirfield, Morley and Wakefield, the White Rose Shopping Centre plus the 184 service which links Huddersfield with Manchester and Oldham in Greater Manchester.

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