Welcome to our transport information page. Full details of buses, destinations and times can be found below which hopefully covers the most frequently asked questions by parents. If you click on the bus number the link will open up a more detailed document including a route map, stops and the service provider.
- SCHOOL TRANSPORT SERVICE- TAXI STRIKE: Wakefield school transport have advised that as of next week school transport taxi drivers may take industrial action (strike) next week. Parents whose children travel in a local authority funded taxi will need to make alternative arrangements for travel to and from school. Families that are likely to be affected have been sent a letter from Wakefield council with further details.
Bus Destination/ Time Leaving school
520 Swillington – 15:15
606 Knottingley – 15:15
W7 Ackworth/Hemsworth – 15:15
610 Darrington/South Elmsall/Upton – 15:15
613 Normanton/Altofts – 15:05
147 Snydale / Normanton / Wakefield – 15:25
476 Beal / Kellington – 15:15
159 Castleford / Ferry Fryston/Airdale – 15:15
156 Airedale Magnet – 07:45 (am only)
175 Castleford / Micklefield/Garforth – 15:15
168 Castleford / Swillington/Leeds – 15:15
SW2 Chequerfield Circle Dept – 08:26 (am only)
582 Whitwood / Altofts/Snydale – 15:17
SW1 Streethouse / Wakefield – 15:20 (please note there are some changes to this route)
611 Hemsworth / Fitzwilliam – 15:15
612 Minsthorpe / Fitzwilliam – 15:17)
The following buses depart from the front of school (Ross Travel)
144/146 Castleford to Pontefract via Cutsyke and Featherstone
Study Buses – depart after school activities/twilight events starting from Monday 10th September 2018.
BUS 1 Pontefract Bus Station, Ackworth, Hemsworth, Minsthorpe and South Elmsall – 4.30pm BUS 2 Castleford Bus Station, Whitwood, Altofts, Normanton, Snydale and Featherstone – 4.45pm
Company contacts for late buses and emergencies:
ARRIVA: (CASTLEFORD DEPOT) 01977 556925
ARRIVA YORKSHIRE: 0344 8004411
GENERATION M: 01133 481122
ROSS TRAVEL: 01977 791738
CT PLUS: LEEDS 0113 2454691
WAKEFIELD 01924 377084
If you have any complaints relating to a particular service please contact the relevant company. The school can not take responsibility for lateness or unreliable services. If you have a complaint relating to behaviour on any of the buses provided, please contact school who will direct you to the behaviour team.