X78 from Sheffield to Rotherham 35 min
X1 from Sheffield to Rotherham 35 min
X78 from Meadowhall to Rotherham 15 min
X1 from Meadowhall to Rotherham 13 min
X78 from Meadowhall to Sheffield 18 min
X1 from Meadowhall to Sheffield 18 min
But things are less rosy for poor old Tinsley
69 from Tinsley to Sheffield 21 min
70 from Tinsley to Sheffield 40 min
69 from Rotherham to Tinsley 13 min
70 from Rotherham to Tinsley 33 min
The huge increase in running time is because direct via Attercliffe Road to Sheffield service 69 ...
In the other direction the direct 69 ...
All of this horror is, of course, because the junction of the new road has been designed for motor cars and a bus service that won't use it.
Is there a solution?
There are three that fbb can perceive.
1 - expensive in money
2 - costly in bus operation?
3 costly in political pride?