School transport

 

Free school transport

School busGenerally, pupils are entitled to free school transport if they attend the nearest or catchment area school to their home address. For primary schools, you must live over two miles and for secondary schools over three miles from the school to qualify. This is measured by the nearest available route (shortest walking distance).

 

Find out more or apply for free school transport here.

 

School buses

If your child is not entitled to free school transport, you can find out whether there is a suitable bus to school by using searching for a bus timetable on the Traveline website.