812 Community Bus Service - Operated by Hackney Community Transport Group

The 812 accessible bus service runs between Hoxton and the Angel along roads such as Bath Street, Packington Street, the Sainsbury's supermarket in Islington, Percy Circus, Skinner Street (for Exmouth Market), Old Street (Golden Lane) and Dufferin Street.       

The service runs Monday to Friday (except public holidays), every 30 minutes from 9.30am to 4.30pm. The yellow single-decker buses have low floors and wheelchair accessible ramps that can be boarded at bus stops or hailed anywhere along the route it is safe to do so.             
The service costs £1 per trip. Freedom Pass holders and children under 16 travel free. Oyster Cards, Travelcards and Saver Tickets will not be accepted on these routes.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Hackney Community Transport Group
020 7275 2414 020 7275 2414
Hackney Community Transport
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Ash Grove Bus Depot
Mare Street
E8 4RH

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The service has been opened up so anyone can use it. However, Freedom Pass holders continue to travel for free as do students of 16 and under, with all other people paying a £1 cash fare. Route maps and timetables are available on the council website or by contacting the service provider Hackney Community Transport.

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