Brighton College offers a comprehensive bus service for pupils in the Prep School* and Senior School aged eight upwards, providing services that operate to and from school Monday to Friday. Currently there are eighteen routes including four express weekly boarders' routes; Tunbridge Wells and Chichester (operate Monday mornings and Friday evenings only), Clapham and Surrey (operates on a Monday morning only).
*Pupils in Years 4 and 5 in the Prep School must be accompanied by our Bus Monitors for the short walk from the College to and from the Prep School. Pupils in years 6, 7 and 8 have the option to be accompanied by the Bus Monitors in the mornings and evenings - parents will have an opportunity to opt in for this when completing the application form online.
The map above shows the broad area and routes we currently cover.
PLEASE NOTE: The following prices are applicable to seats for academic year September 2019 to June 2020 ONLY.
|5 day - Monday to Friday||£1705|
|3 day - Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday||£1170|
|2 day - Monday and Friday||£780|
|Weekly Boarder - Monday AM and Friday PM||£595|
|Weekly Boarder - Monday AM ONLY||£435|
|5 day - Monday to Friday||£605|
|3 day - Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday||£420|
|2 day - Monday and Friday||£285|
|Weekly Boarder - Monday AM and Friday PM||£220|
|Weekly Boarder - Monday AM ONLY||£155|
How to apply for a seat
Please download the brochure for more information about the route stops and bus times by clicking the School Bus Brochure link below.
Bus service brochure
More information about our routes and bus times.School bus brochure
Lost property policy
To clarify the school’s position regarding the care of personal items brought on to the school bus service by pupils and the procedures to be followed if personal items are lost.Brighton College Bus Service Lost Property Policy
Bus service application form
Please complete the application form below and press 'PROCEED'. This will take you to the Fees and online payments page – fill in the required details, making sure you clearly mark what the payment is for i.e. School Bus Ticket, then press ‘PROCEED’. This will take you to the payment facility for you to make your payment with your credit/debit card.
Note: If you are applying online, you must make your payment online. Completion of application form only does not secure your seat.
So that drivers know which stop to collect pupils from, the names of the relevant pupils are given to College drivers and our partnering bus companies.
For information about how the College uses your and your child's information, please see our privacy notices.
PLEASE NOTE: The following ticket application form is for booking seats on routes during academic year September 2019 to June 2020 ONLY.