Upton school bus information

Dear Parents / Carers

We are delighted to be able to inform you that we have been informed that the bus service on an afternoon to the Upton area has been reinstated. Many thanks to those parents/ carers, district councillors and our local MP Mr Trickett for their support in pushing this issue with the appropriate people to get this matter resolved in such a successful way.

From after the October Half Term Break CT Plus will be running the school service on an afternoon, this service will come on to site at 2.30pm to pick students up. The service will be numbered 564. Flat fare of £1.30.

Under 19 tickets can also be used. These cost £10.30 per week or £37.80 per month and are valid on all buses, all day, seven days per week.

An Under 16 or 16 – 18 Photo Card is required to purchase these. Details can be found via the following link:


Buses from Upton on a morning are as follows:

  • 496 07:44 Upton Bell Street – Barnsley Oak
  • 249 08:01 Upton Bell Street – Ash Grove
  • 496 08:08 Upton Rose Avenue – Barnsley Oak