St James's Church of England High School

St James Church of England High School

'A National Teaching School'

September 2013

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School Bus Timetables


We have been informed by TfGM that the 991Service will change to the Y53 Yellow Bus Service with effect from September 2017.  To use the Y53 Yellow Bus Service you must apply to the TFGM Portal for a seat on the bus.  Pupils who use this service have been asked to bring a letter home informing you on how to apply - a link to this letter is below.  The Portal closes on 30th June 2017 - you must apply before this date to maximise your chance of obtaining a seat on this service.

Click here for letter regarding the changes to the 991 Service to a Yellow Bus

IMPORTANT INFORMATION - Y40 - Yellow School Bus Service - 16-17

Please remember to travel on this service you MUST have a Yellow School Bus Pass which you can apply for on the TfGM Yellow Bus Service Portal.  Please note the Portal  will close on 30th June 2017 - you must also renew your Yellow Bus pass each year if you already have a pass - you can do this via the portal.  You must also have an IGO pass to travel on the Yellow Bus Service.

You can access the Yellow School Bus Portal by clicking here

 New Bus Timetables for 2017-18 Academic year will be published in due course

2016-17 Bus Timetables

Please click here for the School Bus Timetables from September 2016.  These are the final confirmed timetables from Transport for Greater Manchester for September 2016  (TfGM) and will be effective for the academic year

Please be aware with effect from September 2016 the 902 PM Service has been withdrawn by TFGM. Pupils should use the 501 normal bus service from Highfield Road


IGO Passes

Please remember to receive the concessionary fare all students should have an IGO to travel on the buses - if they cannot show their IGO pass they can be charged the higher fare.  Apply for an IGO pass on the TfGM website.

Click here for Transport for Greater Manchester Website (TfGM)

First Manchester Buses - Any pupils who travel on First Manchester Buses - the Y40 School Bus or 501 please be aware of the new system being introduced when Drivers do not have change - click here for details