Buster's New Forest Explorer

Buster's Forest Explorer

Buster's New Forest Explorer

Explore the natural beauty of the New Forest by bus.

Hop on and off Buster's Forest Explorer to discover everything on offer. Why not make a stop at the tea rooms, gift shops and art galleries in Burley, or plan a trip to the shops, restaurants and cafes in the market town of Ringwood. Keep an eye out for the New Forest ponies too!

Buster's Forest Explorer Buster's New Forest Explorer - Christchurch to Ringwood 

Buster's New Forest Explorer travels between Christchurch, Highcliffe, Bransgore, Burley and Ringwood.

This service operates daily from Saturday 24th July.

Download the timetable and calendar here

Buster's Forest Explorer map

Buster's Forest Explorer photos


Buster's Adventure tickets are valid across the whole network (zones ABC), including our new summer services - Buster's Beach Bus and Buster's Forest Explorer.

Tickets will be available to purchase on the bus and on the mobile app from Saturday 29th May 2021.

  Adult Child Group
1 day £15 £11 £28
2 day £20 £15 £33
3 day £22 £17 £38

Group tickets are valid for up to 5 people (adult or child) travelling together.

Joint ticket acceptance with First Wessex

Customers with an Adventure Ticket can simply show the First Wessex driver their ticket to travel anywhere across the Wessex network!

This includes Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door, and on the open top service to Portland Bill and along the Jurassic Coast to Lyme Regis.

Visit the First Wessex website for more information on their routes. 

Concessionary fares

Concessionary customers with passes showing the English Rose may travel for free on routes 11, 12 and Buster's Forest Explorer after 09:30 (Monday to Friday). Unfortunately, concessionary passes from customers travelling from Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland are not valid.