Transport Links

Transport Options for Travel to St Mary’s Catholic School, Bishop's Stortford

Bus Options

To help and assist you planning your child’s journey please find below details of the bus operators and information about securing your child a place on the bus service of your choice:

Golden Boy

Golden Boy Bus Service is contracted by the school directly. Should you wish your child to travel on one of the Golden Boy routes please contact to request a seat on the bus.

Golden Boy routes are along the A10 Corridor.

Barker Bus

Barker Bus routes are operated by Barker Bus Ltd. Their contact number is 01279 793800.

To book a place on this service you will need to contact Barker Bus direct using their On Line Booking System; link below:

Barker Bus routes are along the A10 Corridor.


Acme Bus

Acme Bus is a public bus service route. Any enquires regarding this service you will need to contact Acme Transport Services direct on: 01279 871707. They run services from the Essex villages.

301 Route to and from Saffron Walden - Public Bus

Bishops Stortford/Saffron Waldon Route is a public bus service route operated by Stephensons of Essex Ltd. Should you have any queries they be contacted on 01440 704 583 or via


How to Book a Coach Place

Golden Boy: In the first instance email school on to enquire about seat availability on the required route. The cost is £300 per term per pupil, subject to availability on the requested route.

Barker Bus: Barker Bus now has access to an On Line Booking System. Please use this link to organise travel

Acme Bus: Please contact the company direct – telephone 01279 871707.

Public Bus serving Saffron Walden: Please see details above.


Train Option

Bishop’s Stortford has a Railway Station which is on the Liverpool Street to Cambridge line. Please contact the relevant station for all details. The Bishop’s Stortford station is a 10 minute walk to school (uphill).

Upcoming Events

18 Jul


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19 Jul

Activity Day

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20 Jul

Summer Term Ends (Early Finish)

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04 Sep

Pupils Return (Staggered Start) -Year 7 & 12 Only

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