Last updated: 30/05/2023

Service 78D (D stands for demand-responsive) is a weekly bus route running as a DRT service in Broughton, Mawsley, Old, Walgrave, Hannington, Holcot, Sywell, Overstone, Overstone Gate and Moulton, providing connection to Weston Favell Shopping Centre.

Timetable – EVERY FRIDAY (Except public holidays):
Kettering (Horse Market) ➡️ Weston Favell: 10:55
Weston Favell ➡️ Kettering: 15:15 [ALL stops are request stops]

Route & villages served (Bus stops will be used when possible)

AreaTimetabled stops⬇️ Time⬆️ Time
KetteringHorse Market Bus Interchange (Stop 11)🟡 1055
KetteringNewland Centre (Stop 4)🟡 1057B/R
KetteringRailway ViewBB/R
KetteringGipsy LaneBB/R
KetteringHall LaneBB/R
KetteringLake AvenueBB/R
Overstone(Overstone Village & Overstone Gate)BB/R
Moulton(Bus stops marked with route 78D)BB/R
Weston FavellShopping Centre (Stop A)ARR 1255B/R (1515)

Timetabled bus stop
Please book in advanced or request when you’re on the bus.

Reservation – To travel on Service 78D from rural communities, please book in advance by calling or texting 07888 011891, emailing or filling in an online form below.

Fare – £2 flat fare per single journey (Adult & Child)
Please tender exact cash fare, contactless payment or show your valid bus pass when boarding.

Booking form for CMB bus 78D:

E.g. 16/06/2023

To book the bus for Friday, you have to submit the request no later than noon on the day before travel (Thursday).

After booking:

1. You will receive a confirmation of the service on Thursday afternoon with the actual timetable generated. 

2. Please wait at the bus stop 5 minutes prior to the scheduled time. We aim to be punctual but the bus could be 5 minutes early and up to 10 minutes late, due to traffic condition or other operational matters. 

3. When boarding the bus show your bus pass or pay by cash or contactless payment.

By submitting this form, you agree to our our Terms & Conditions of our service and on-demand bus service and privacy policy.