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Free Bus Travel

Getting to St Helens College is easier than ever!

We provide a FREE Arriva bus pass for the whole academic year, which you can use every weekday during term time, including evenings. The bus pass is available to all 16-18 year old St Helens College students, on a full-time course.

The nearest bus station is located in St Helens Town Centre between the Hardshaw Centre and Bickerstaffe Street and is a 5 minute walk from the Town Centre Campus and a 10 minute walk from the STEM Centre, Technology Campus.

Plan your route to St Helens College via bus here: http://app.arrivabus.co.uk/journeyplanner/query/en?.

New for 2017! St Helens College has introduced a dedicated, free bus service on three key routes, covering Maghull, Kirkby, Leigh, Ashton-in-Makerfield and South Liverpool. To access the free bus service, you will need to show your student ID badge when getting on the bus. This ID badge will be given to you when you come into College to enrol with us.

Map of Bus Routes 

Free College Bus Timetables

Route A

Maghull, Melling Mount, Kirkby & Knowsley
Morning Afternoon
7.25am Maghull Train Station (Outside Great Mogul Pub) 4.40pm St Helens College, STEM Centre, Technology Campus
(Pick up from Atlas Street)
7.30am Maghull Square Bus Stop, Westway 4.45pm St Helens College, Town Centre Campus
(Pick up from Chalon Way bus stop - Outside The Range)
7.35am Deyes Lane Shops Bus Stop 5.00pm Knowsley Community College, Stockbridge Lane
7.40am Melling Mount Bus Stop, Bank Lane 5.05pm Knowsley Community College, IAMT Campus, Princess Drive
7.45am Shevington's Lane (Outside ‘The Barn’) 5.10pm The Falcon Pub, Bewley Drive
7.48am Pingwood Lane (Near Pats Café) 5.15pm Kirkby Town Centre
7.50am Headbolt Lane Bus Stop (Near the bridge) 5.20pm Kirkby Train Station
7.55am Kirkby Train Station 5.25pm Headbolt Lane Bus Stop (Near Langton Rd)
8.00am Kirkby Town Centre, Bus Station (Stand 4) 5.30pm Shevington's Lane (Opposite ‘The Barn’)
8.05am The Falcon Pub, Bewley Drive 5.35pm Shevington's Lane (Opposite 'The Barn')
8.15am Knowsley Community College, IAMT Campus, Princess Drive 5.40pm Melling Mount, Bank Lane
8.20am Knowsley Community College, Stockbridge Lane 5.45pm Deyes Lane Shops
8.35am St Helens College, Town Centre Campus 5.50pm Maghull Square Bus Stop
8.40am St Helens College, STEM Centre, Technology Campus 5.55pm Maghull Train Station (Outside Great Mogul Pub)

 

Route B

Westleigh, Leigh, Lowton, Golborne & Ashton-in-Makerfield
Morning Afternoon
7.30am Kirkhall Lane, Leigh (near Cavendish Street) 4.40pm St Helens College, Town Centre Campus
(Pick up from Chalon Way bus stop - Outside The Range)
7.31am Leigh Road (near Community Café) 4.45pm St Helens College, STEM Centre, Technology Campus
(Pick up from Atlas Street)
7.33am Guess Street* (No bus stops, so just hail the driver to stop anywhere along the road) 4.47pm Park Road, Blackbrook (near St Augustines)
7.35am Tesco Extra/Sports Direct (opposite shopping centre) 5.07pm Bolton Road (near Tesco Express)
7.47am St Helens Road (near Pennington Hall Park) 5.09pm Ashton Road, Ashton-in-Makerfield
7.58am Church Lane, Lowton 5.12pm Lowton Road (near Golborne High School)
8.02am Lowton Road (near Golborne High School) 5.16pm Church Lane, Lowton
8.05am Ashton Road, Ashton-in-Makerfield 5.27pm St Helens Road (near Pennington Hall Park)
8.07am Bolton Road (near Tesco Express) 5.39pm Tesco Extra/Sports Direct (opposite shopping centre)
8.20am Park Road, Blackbrook (near St Augustines) 5.41pm Guess Street
8.22am St Helens College, STEM Centre, Technology Campus 5.42pm Leigh Road (near Community Café)
8.30am St Helens College, Town Centre Campus 5.50pm Kirkhall Lane, Leigh (near Cavendish Street)

 

Route C

Halewood, Woolton, Allerton, Mossley Hill, Childwall, Broadgreen, West Derby & Stockbridge Village
Morning Afternoon
7.25am Leather's Lane, Halewood (Outside Subway) 4.40pm St Helens College, STEM Centre, Technology Campus
(Pick up from Atlas Street)
7.27am Higher Road, Woolton 4.45pm St Helens College, Town Centre Campus
(Pick up from Chalon Way bus stop - Outside The Range)
7.31am Macket's Lane (Near Holy Family Church) 5.00pm Knowsley Community College, Stockbridge Lane
7.38am Kings Drive, Woolton (Halewood Drive bus stop) 5.05pm Knowsley Community College, IAMT Campus, Princess Drive
7.43am Menlove Avenue (Near Entrance to Calderstones Park on Calderstones Road) 5.10pm Yew Tree Lane (Opposite West Derby Golf Club)
7.48am Queens Drive (Near Fiveways, Elif Restaurant) 5.15pm Honey’s Green Lane (Near Lifestyles Gym)
7.53am Queens Drive (Nr Broadgreen Hospital, Oakhill Rd Bus Stop) 5.20pm Alder Road (Near Ronald McDonald House)
7.56am Queens Drive (Near The Navigator Pub) 5.25pm Queens Drive (Opposite The Navigator Pub)
8.00am Alder Road (Near Ronald McDonald House) 5.30pm Queens Drive (Opposite Broadgreen Hospital)
8.05am Honey’s Green Lane (Blackmoor Drive, near Lifestyles Gym) 5.35pm Queens Drive (Opposite Medical Centre)
8.07am Yew Tree Lane (Near West Derby Golf Club) 5.40pm Menlove Ave (Near Entrance to Calderstones Park on Calderstones Road)
8.12am Knowsley Community College, IAMT Campus, Princess Drive 5.45pm Kings Drive, Woolton
8.15am Knowsley Community College, Stockbridge Lane 5.55pm Macket's Lane (Opposite Holy Family Church)
8.30am St Helens College, Town Centre Campus 6.00pm Higher Road, Woolton
8.36am St Helens College, STEM Centre, Technology Campus 6.05pm Leathers Lane, Halewood (Outside Subway)

This free bus service will operate subject to demand. This service is available to all full-time, St Helens College students, aged 16-18. All times are approximate and are subject to change. Places are limited.