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School Bus Timetable - September 2021

Please click here for the updated timetables effective from September 2021 supplied by Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM).

PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE CHANGES TO BUS NUMBERS, SERVICE PROVIDERS ANDS TIMINGS

Changes to School Bus Services from 1 September 2021

Service 976 – will be renumbered 938 and will be retimed to run up to 3 minutes earlier to improve punctuality. Buses will be rerouted in Farnworth. It will be operated by Tyrers instead of Atlantic Travel/Olympia Travel.
Service 978 – will be renumbered 939 and will be retimed to run up to 3 minutes earlier and rerouted to operate direct between Stoneclough and School, due to no use in Farnworth. It will be operated by Atlantic Travel instead of Tyrers.
Service 990 – will be renumbered 942 and will be retimed to run up to 6 minutes earlier to improve punctuality. It will be operated by Atlantic Travel instead of Tyrers/Vision Bus.
Service 993 – will be renumbered 943 and will be retimed to run up to 5 minutes earlier to improve punctuality. It will be operated by Atlantic Travel instead of Tyrers.
Service Y40 – will be renumbered 940 and will be retimed to run up to 1 minute earlier to improve punctuality. It will be rerouted to operate direct between Pendlebury, then Kearsley to School, due to no use in Farnworth. It will be operated by Tyrers instead of Atlantic Travel.
Service Y53 – will be renumbered 941 and will be retimed to run up to 1 minute earlier to improve punctuality.

School Bus Fares - September 2021

With effect from September 2021 the following fare changes will apply on School Buses:

  • Single fares (with IGO) £1.40
  • Single fares (Non IGO) £1.80
  • Return tickets(with IGO) £2.40
  • Weekly tickets £7.60 - this is only valid on school days and dedicated buses. It's available to purchase on the bus or at a TfGM Travelshop. It can only be loaded onto an igo card.
  • Carnet ticket (10 single trips) £10 - this is only valid on school days and dedicated buses. It's available to purchase on the bus or at a TfGM Travelshop. It can only be loaded onto an igo card and will be valid for 28 days from purchase.

 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)

 

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