Changes to school bus services

1 month ago Thu 17th Jun 2021

A promotional image for changes to school bus services

Some of our additional school bus services will stop running from Monday 28th June. Please see a guide below for services which will be removed, and details of alternative routes. We have checked to ensure that there will be room for everyone to travel safely on the alternative buses.

School

Route

Area

Alternative route

Notes

Blandford Upper

708

Charlton Marshall, Spetisbury

X8

 

Bournemouth School for Boys

755

Boscombe, Tuckton

755

Only one bus will run instead of two

Bournemouth School for Girls

755

Boscombe, Tuckton

755

Only one bus will run instead of two

Corfe Hills

403

Poole

3

 

Cornerstone Academy

428

Upton

8

 

Ferndown Upper

413

Bournemouth, Winton, Moordown

13

 

Poole College

414

Kinson, West Howe

14

 

Poole College

435

Moordown, Wallisdown

15

 

Poole College

716

Verwood, Ferndown

X6

 

Poole High School

404

Broadstone, Waterloo, Creekmore

4

 

Poole High School

405

Canford Heath

5 or 6

 

Poole High School

407

Kinson, West Howe, Wallisdown, Alderney

14, 16 or 17

 

Poole High School

408

Hamworthy, Turlin Moor, Upton

8 or 9

 

Priestlands

706

Brockenhurst

Bluestar 6

 

Priestlands

721

Highcliffe, New Milton, Milford

X1

 

There will also be minor timing changes to service buses: 

  • X8 - The bus at 0750 from Poole will run at 0745 instead and additionally continue to Blandford Upper School.  The 1556 from Blandford will start from Blandford Upper School at 1545.
  • 9 - The extra bus at 0725 from Upton to Poole will no longer run
  • Bluestar 6 - The bus at 0748 from Lyndhurst will continue to Priestlands School to drop off and the 1530 bus from Lymington to Southampton will run at the schoolday times of 1520 and additionally serve Priestlands School