Free transport to college

FREE dedicated buses

We have a range of free dedicated bus services for all our 16-18 year old students, to help you get to college from September 2020. We have four routes which will bring you to college, and take you back home again. You can view the timetables for these services by clicking the routes below.

 Irlam – Warrington campus
(via Culcheth, Birchwood, Fearnhead, Padgate)

 Leigh – Warrington campus
(via Lowton, Golborne, Ashton-in-Markfield, Haydock, Newton-le-Willows)

 Winsford – Warrington campus
(via Hartford campus and Northwich Bus Station)

NEW  Runcorn – Warrington campus
(via Halton Lea, Sandymoor, Moore Village, Stockton Heath, Latchford)


Free Arriva bus pass

If you are going to be studying at our Winsford campus and live more than 1 mile away, you can apply for a free Arriva bus pass which will be valid for 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Further information about this will be given to you when you enrol on your course.


Other bus services

As a student at the college, you can also purchase a Touch & Go bus pass from £432, or an Arriva bus pass covering a number of areas across the North West including Runcorn, Wigan, St Helens and Liverpool plus many more.

Find out more about these services.


Register your interest

To register your interest for a college bus service, please email Sue Wilby on Please include your full name and the college bus service you’d like to register for.

*Terms & conditions apply.

All bus services will arrive at college in time for students to access their FREE breakfast before starting classes at 9.00AM and will return via the same route at 4.35PM each evening.

Please note that our dedicated bus services are subject to demand, so please do register your interest. It will be free of charge and will be offered on a first come, first served basis.