Closure of Saffron Lane in Leicester
From 6th March 2021
From 6th to 10th March 2021, Leicester City Council have granted a road closure of Saffron Lane to allow for resurfacing and associated works. During this time, services 47, 48 and 86 will be unable to serve Saffron Lane from Duncan Road to Wigston Lane in both directions.
Service 47 towards South Wigston will divert from Saffron Lane via Duncan Road, Aylestone Road, Wigston Lane, and will then return to the normal route.
Service 48 towards the City Centre will divert from Saffron Lane via Wigston Lane, Aylestone Road, Duncan Road, Saffron Lane, and will then return to the normal route.
Service 86 will use Wigston Lane, Aylestone Road and Duncan Road in both directions.
Your nearest bus stops for services 47 and 48 during this time can be found on Saffron Lane before Pork Pie Roundabout and after Duncan Road.
The 86 service bus stops can be found at Aylestone Drive and Saffron Lane after Duncan Road.
Please see a map of the diversion below.