IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Privilege seat applications for local authority buses open from Monday 5th June until Friday 16th June 2017. Further information can be found at the link below, or alternatively please contact School Transport at the Isle of Wight Council. Please note that this does not apply to the 500 or 501 buses, which are contracted directly by The Island Free School. Further information on these routes will be available in due course.
The Island Free School Buses
Bus Number 501
Ryde – St Helens – Bembridge – Sandown – Shanklin – Ventnor
Bus Number 500
Brading – Sandown – Shanklin – Ventnor
These routes are contracted directly by The Island Free School for a termly fee. To apply for a seat on either the 500 or 501 please complete an application form available from the school – the local authority is unable to help with allocation of seats on these routes.
Local Authority Buses
Bus Number 502
Brighstone – Chale – Niton – Whitwell – Ventnor
Bus Number 503
Newport – Rookley – Godshill – Wroxall – Ventnor
Bus Number 330
St Lawrence – Ventnor
Please note that you will need to apply directly to the local authority for a seat on any of these routes. The Island Free School is not responsible for the allocation of these seats and cannot take any payment or applications for these services. The Isle of Wight Council telephone number is 821000.