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 Online / PDF
81 Charminster - Avonbourne Academy Online / PDF
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.

Duplicate service from 8th March 2021

  • Route 33S serving Alum Chine to Avonbourne Academy via Boscombe. This journey departs from Alum Chine at 0735, and from the school at 1540.  The full timetable can be found here.

Fares and tickets

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

School child tickets

Period Ticket Cash & Contactless Online Travel Shop Mobile App
Single fare £2.50 -- -- --
1 Day £4.30 -- £4.30 £4.30
7 Day £18 -- £18 £18
30 Day £60 -- £60 £60
90 Day -- -- £175 £175
Annual Pass -- -- £690 £690

* 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.

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)

Plan a journey here