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St Francis Xavier School currently operates four dedicated bus services. Passes are issued for either zone A or zone B and are not transferrable to other routes.

*The daily rate for a pass for the 2023/24 academic year is:

  • Zone A - £4.25 per day
  • Zone B - £5.50 per day

* SFX reserves the right to update pricing should a provider withdraw their service 



Application process

To secure a place on one of our bus services we require:

  • A completed application form AND
  • A deposit of £50 per child, payable via your child's ParentPay account.

The deadline for receipt of applications and deposit payments is 9.00am on Friday 30th June 2023.  Late submission may result in your child not being allocated a seat on their chosen route. Places are limited; once all seats have been allocated a waiting list will be in place. 

You can access the application form here.

By submitting your application you agree to the Terms and Conditions. 



The current SFX Bus timetables can be accessed via the link below.
SFX Bus Timetables

NYCC Timetables 



Do I need to apply every year?

Yes, a new application must be submitted each academic year.

When is the deadline?

The deadline for applications for the 2023/24 academic year is 9.00 am on Friday 30th June 2023.

What happens if I miss the deadline?

You should submit the requested documentation as soon as possible.  Any late applications will be processed on a first come, first served basis.

What happens if my child is not allocated a seat on their chosen route?

You will be offered the closest alternative to your requested pickup point.  If this is not suitable your child's name will be added to a waiting list for their chosen route.

When will my child receive their bus pass?

Providing all of the requested documentation has been submitted on time, you can expect to receive your child's pass towards the end of the Summer Term.

I would like to pay for my child(ren)'s pass in one full payment. Can I do this?

Yes, you may pay in one single payment. Once your child's place on their chosen route has been confirmed, the remaining balance will be assigned to their ParentPay account.


If you have any further questions regarding home to school transport please contact the school office on 01748 823414.