Transport to school arrangements for September 2020

Transport to school arrangements for September 2020

For students who will be using public or private coach transport to school, we advise you to check the relevant websites (via the links below) for updated timetable information and any specific travel advice provided by the company.

Stagecoach

Stagecoach have issued a message for school bus users which is available via the link below. The Stagecoach timetables are currently being finalised.

Please note that the following services are being treated as dedicated school services. This means that the general public are not allowed to travel on these buses at the present time.

1 x 2A from Ashford town via Woodchurch and Kingsnorth (return from Homewood School in the afternoon)

1 x 2 from Ashford Town via Bethersden and High Halden (return from Homewood School in the afternoon)

293 from Lydd via Rye (return from Homewood School in the afternoon)

Stagecoach services to Homewood School

Kent Coach Tours

Please note there are more seats being made available for the HS10 service from Park Farm. If you wish to book a seat on the service you will need to contact Kent Coach Tours directly

(Tel 01233 627330 or email:sales@kentcoachtours.co.uk). The HS10 service requires an additional top up fee in addition to the Kent Travel Pass.

HS10 Service timetable

HS10 Top up fee information

HS4 Service timetable

Arriva

Please note: the linked timetable below has not yet been updated, just to clarify, the number 12 will run at 14:34pm on a Wednesday and 15:46pm every other day School day of the week from outside Homewood School which is the usual pick-up point.

No 12 Service timetable

Hams Travel 

297 Service timetable

294 and 295 Service timetable

Chalkwell

Please note: there is an additional HS7 and HS2/3 as on the attached timetables. These busses have been added due to the COVID19 virus.

HS2 and HS3 Service Timetable

HS7 and HS8 Service Timetable

Scotland & Bates

Scotland & Bates have directly contacted parents of students that normally use their services with the new coach timetables and cost information. Parents of new students can make contact with Scotland and Bates via the following link

https://www.scotlandandbatescoaches.co.uk/home-to-school/ or ring them on 01233 758325

Clarke’s

The timetables are being finalised and will be issued shortly on their website

http://www.clarkesminibuses.co.uk/index.html or alternatively ring them on 01622 891251

Rye & District

Rye & District  have directly contacted parents of students that normally use their services with coach timetables and cost information. Parents of new students can make contact with Rye and District on 01797 227722

R&J Coaches

The timetables are being finalised and will be issued shortly on their website

http://www.randjcoachesltd.co.uk/ or alternatively ring them on 01303 813696

For any general school transport enquiry please contact KCC on 03000 418484