17 January 2017, 1245 BS – Stansted Airport 7/7a delay
There are delays on the 1245 BS – Stansted Airport 7/7a that could lead to up to 40 minute delays. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Upcoming road closure affecting 7/7a on Birchanger Lane, Birchanger between 22 January 2017 – 27 January 2017.
Due to electrical works Birchanger Lane in Birchanger will be closed on 22 January 2017 – 27 january 2017.
The 7/7a will enter Birchanger from the B1383 Stansted Road on both the inbound and outbound services. The nearest stop to use from the road closure is the Birchanger Social Club where the bus will turn around and head back to the B1383 Stansted Road.
Please note that the south side of Birchanger (Three Willows to Duck End) will not be served during the road closure.
On the outbound service the 7/7a will turn left onto the A120 at the Birchanger Lane/Dunmow Road roundabout, onto the B1383 Stansted Road, turn right up Birchanger Lane to the Social Club, turn around and get back on route.
On the inbound service the 7/7a will turn left into Birchanger Lane to the Social Club, turn around heading back to the B1383 Stansted Road, turn left onto the A120 towards the Birchanger Lane/Dunmow Road roundabout and back on route onto Dunmow Road.
Please be aware that there could be delays on this service of between 10-20minutes depending on traffic during the road closure.
School Bus passes for 2016/2017
Bus passes for both Essex County Council entitled students and privately paying students will be sent to the school for collection. If your child’s pass is not at the school please contact us immediately. Children will be refused travel if they do not have a pass.
Tickets for Essex County Council students for September 2016
If you have a place on one of our routes via Essex County Council it is worth checking with Essex if you have to reapply for the following years. In more cases than not you do not have to reapply but, for example, if your child is transferring from year 11 to year 12 it is likely you will have to reapply. Please contact the Passenger Transport team on 0845 603 2200.
No Pass No Travel
Please note that school contract services run a ‘No pass no travel’ policy. Please make sure your child has a pass to avoid any confusion. Your child may be left at the bus stop if they are without their pass once the grace period of the start of term has expired.
7/7a New Timetable
Please be aware that as of the 11th of April there will be changes to the 7/7a timetable, download the link below to view the new times.
If a school route is not running it will be advertised here on the website. Please assume your school route is running if there is adverse weather unless stated otherwise on the website.