Routes 46 and 81 are dedicated school services that serve Avonbourne Academy. Routes 2 and 33 are Zone A network services.

Route Area Served Timetable
46 Throop - Avonbourne Academy via Moordown - Winton - Charminster - Bournemouth Station - Boscombe - Pokesdown From September 2021
81 Charminster - Avonbourne Academy From September 2021
2 Castlepoint - Avonbourne Academy (special school day morning journey) Online
33* Bournemouth Square - Christchurch via Boscombe - Royal Bournemouth Hospital - Southbourne Online
*Route 33 is operated on behalf of BCP council with school day variations from both Alum Chine and Stourfield school.

Fares and tickets

Routes 46 and 81 are dedicated school services and are subject to school child fares.

Standard network passes, 90-minute tickets, Day, or Group tickets, ENCTS Concession Passes, Getting About or Plus Bus tickets are not accepted on school services.

School child tickets

Prefer to pay by direct debit? You can manage and top up travel for your child/children all in one place with Yours by Yellow where you can buy tickets online and send them directly to their Yours by Yellow app.

Ticket Price Cash & contactless Travel shop / smartcards YB Move app Yours by Yellow app
Single fare £2.50      
1 day £4.30
1 day (x5) £19.50      
7 day £22
30 day £65
90 day £175  
Academic term* £650      
Annual pass £690  

* Academic term tickets are valid from 1st September 2021 - 31st July 2022 and only available through Yours by Yellow.

Child day tickets

These tickets are not valid on routes 46 or 81.

Child Day Ticket Cash & Contactless Online Smartcard Mobile App
Zone A £2.80 -- £2.80 --

Child period tickets

All child period tickets are valid across the entire network (excluding dedicated school services).

These tickets are not valid on routes 46 or 81.

Period Ticket Cash & Contactless Online Travel Shop Mobile App
7 Day £16 £16 £16 --
30 Day £52 £52 £52 --

Single and return fares

Single and return fares will depend on the length of your journey and can only be purchased from the bus driver.

Other Yellow Buses routes that serve Avonbourne Academy (or nearby)

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