For the latest information, please see the Isle of Wight Council’s School Transport webpage: 

Alternatively, you can contact the School Transport Team via email at or telephone on 01983 823780. 

You can also follow the Vectis Blue Twitter account for day-to-day updates on the school transport services. 

Latest Updates: 

18th March 2021 – From 0930 on Wednesday, 24th March until 1530 on Thursday, 25th March the bus stops at The Old Co-op, Freshwater  will be closed. Students for the 293 should wait for the bus at the next stop along, which is School Green Road.  Students for the 67 should wait at the stop on Hooke Hill.

17th March 2021 – From 0900 Monday, 22nd March to 1600 on Thursday, 25th March Clatterford Road, Carisbrooke will be closed. This will affect the 205/295 services. From the school, the buses will divert via Whitcombe Road, Sandy Lane, Berry Shute, Kingston Road, Sandy Way, Farriers Way to re-join the route in Shorwell. This will operate in both directions. 

11th March 2021 – From 0600 on 15th until 26th March, Trinity Road, Ventnor will be closed.  The 63 bus will be unable to serve Tennis Courts, Trinity Church or Ventnor Library in both directions; students ae asked to make their way to Central Car Park or Spring Hill stops.  The bus will divert from Trinity Road via St Boniface Road and Spring Hill to re-join the route (this will operate in both directions).  

26th February 2021 – From 0600 on 1st March until 1800 on 9th April York Avenue, East Cowes will be closed. This will affect the 291 next week and from 8th March also the 65 service.

Buses will divert from Whippingham Road via Saunders Way, Beatrice Avenue into Victoria Grove to return to normal route. During this time will be unable to serve Osborne House and Gordon Lodge bus stops; students are to make their way to Mayfield Road bus stop. This diversion will operate in both directions.