Students currently travel to The Marches School using a variety of means including service buses, taxis, bikes and on foot. The existing bus links to and from the school are very good and provide access from a number of areas in and around Oswestry, including across the border into Powys and Wrexham.
Please visit their websites for the the most up-to-date timetables and services:
Arriva Buses – www.arrivabus.co.uk or call 01691 664661
Tanat Valley Coaches – www.tanat.co.uk or call 01691 780212
Bryn Melyn – www.bryn-melyn.co.uk or call 01978 812812
Parish Coaches – 01691 656222
The school operates a minibus service running daily between Wrexham and The Marches. For more details on this service and to apply for a seat on the minibus, please contact the school on 01691 664400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Who is entitled to free school transport?
Please visit www.shropshire.gov.uk/schools/apply-for-home-to-school-travel-support or call 0345 678006 for more details
Please visit www.powys.gov.uk or call 01597 826438 for more details.
Students can apply for a bus pass through Shropshire Council or consider route options and contaqct the bus company direct. Students will be entitled to assistance with trasport costs if parents:
Please visit www.shropshire.gov.uk or call 01743 252485 for more details.
A minibus service is currently being investigated to provide transport from Ellesmere to The Marches School.
Additional links and services are constantly been investigated and developed. To speak to a member of staff at the school about bus routes to and from school, please contact main reception on 01691 664400.