The 'In Case of Emergency' (ICE) night time emergency bus is a safe haven for those who are injured, unwell or in need of welfare support when out in Southampton city centre.

The ICE bus will be deployed on key high demand nights. Key high demand nights are usually payday weekends.

The bus is parked opposite the Cenotaph on Above Bar Street, at the entrance to East Park from 10.30pm to 3.30am.


  • Treatment room
  • Place to sober up
  • Medical advice from South Central Ambulance Service
  • Welfare advice from welfare officers from Southampton City Council

The service is free.