Transport & Bus Routes - St Wilfrids Catholic High School and Sixth Form College

Transport & Bus Routes

Transport and Bus Routes


Bus Destination and Departure Times from School                            

520           Swillington  – 15:25                                                    

606           Knottingley – 15:15                                                   

W7           Ackworth/Hemsworth – 15:15                                  

610           Darrington/Upton – 15:15               

613           Normanton/Altofts – 15:15                                        

147          Snydale / Normanton / Wakefield – 15:20 (Public Service)

189          Castleford / Warmfield / Wakefield – 15:15 

476          Beal / Kellington – 15:15 (Public Service)                                                              Priority bus for students traveling to Selby

Notice:   Students travelling to Pontefract bus station must use the  140A Pontefract bus 

140A        Pontefract Bus Station – 15:27 (Public Service)

156           Airedale Magnet – 15:16 (Public Service)    

175           Castleford / Micklefield – 15:15 (Public Service)        

140A        Castleford / Woodlesford/Leeds – 15:28 (Public Service)                   

SW2        Chequerfield Circle – 08:23  (am only)        

582           Whitwood / Altofts/Snydale – 15:17                        

SW1         Streethouse / Wakefield – 15:20 (Public Service)                           

611           Hemsworth / Fitzwilliam – 15:15                           

612           Minsthorpe / Fitzwilliam – 15:17

W8          Allerton / Garforth / Crossgates – 15:15                       


The following public service buses depart from the front of school 

144 – Castleford Bus Station – St Wilfrid’s High School AM ONLY

146 – Wakefield Bus Station – St Wilfrid’s High School

146 – Pontefract Bus Station via St Wilfrid’s School AM ONLY  

144 – Pontefract Bus Station via St Wilfrid’s School


Study buses depart after school: Study Bus

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday only.

BUS 1    

Pontefract Bus Station, Ackworth, Hemsworth, Minsthorpe and South Elmsall – 4.30pm

BUS 2    

Castleford Bus Station, Whitwood, Altofts, Normanton, Snydale and Featherstone – 4.55pm 


Company contacts for late buses and emergencies:

ARRIVA: (CASTLEFORD DEPOT) 01977 556925    

ARRIVA YORKSHIRE: 0344 8004411     

ROSS TRAVEL: 01977 792106                                     

CT PLUS:

LEEDS AREA:  0113 2454691              

WAKEFIELD AREA:  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.