Public Transport Arrangements for Return to Education

People travelling within Darlington

People travelling within Darlington
Service From - to  Frequency from 30 August 2020 Schools/Colleges served Potential Capacity Issue Identified on the following journeys What have we done to provide capacity for you.  What else can you do to help? 
Arriva 3/3A Skerne Park-Mowden 30 minutes

Carmel Hummersknott

07:44 from Skerne Park to Hummerksnott

15:42 from Hummersknott to Skerne Park

15:20 from Harrowgate Hill to Skerne Park

An additional Arriva bus will follow the service bus to provide additional capacity. From Wednesday 2 September.

Darlington Borough Council are providing a minibus operated by Reays Coaches Ltd which will follow the normal bus to provide additional capacity. From Monday 7 September.

FOR ALL SERVICES:-

Please purchase an advance pre-paid ticket through the NEW Arriva App, which must be shown to the driver on boarding.

Pre-paid tickets must be purchased for use on the duplicate coaches.

Arriva 12

Oak Tree MSG to Darlington town centre-Hurworth 30 minutes Hurworth School

07:44 from Oak Tree MSG to Darlington Town centre to Hurworth

15:42 Hurworth to Darlington Town Centre to Oak Tree MSG

Message to schools, parents and pupils:

Encourage children not to try and walk home to Darlington along roads where there are no footways if there is a capacity issue.

Wait the 30 minutes for the next bus.

An additional Arriva bus will follow the service bus to provide additional capacity. From Wednesday 2 September.

Arriva 2/2A

Branksome–Town Centre–Red Hall 10 minutes Onward travel to schools from town centre

07:42 Red Hall to Branksome

15:04 Branksome to Red Hall

Darlington Borough Council are providing a coach operated by Reays Coaches Ltd which will follow the normal bus to provide additional capacity. From Monday 7 September.

Arriva 9

Darlington town centre– Springfield 12 minutes Education Village

14:50 Northgate to Springfield

15:02 Northgate to Springfield

Arriva 13A

Darlington town centre-Firthmoor 5 minutes Onward travel to schools from town centre 07:37 Town Centre to Firthmoor

People travelling to and from County Durham and North Yorkshire

People travelling to and from County Durham and North Yorkshire
Service  From – to  Frequency from 30 August 2020 Schools/Colleges served Potential Capacity Issue Identified on the following journeys What have we done to provide capacity for you.  What else can you do to help? 
Arriva 5,5A Darlington-Newton Aycliffe-Bishop Auckland 30 minutes

QE

Darlington College

Bishop Auckland College

UTC South Durham (5A)

New College Durham

07:25 Darlington to Bishop Auckland College (DCC)

07:55 Darlington to Bishop Auckland

Darlington Borough Council are providing a coach operated by Reays Coaches Ltd which will follow the normal bus to provide additional capacity. From Monday 7 September.

Please purchase an advance pre-paid ticket through the new Arriva App, which must be shown to the driver on boarding.

Pre-paid tickets must be purchased for use on duplicate coaches.


 

 

Arriva X75 Darlington-Staindrop-Barnard Castle 30 minutes

Barnard Castle School

QE

Darlington College

07:48 Darlington to Barnard Castle

15:03 Barnard Castle to Darlington

Durham County Council are providing additional buses through Hodgsons to provide additional capacity. From Monday 7 September.

Arriva X26/X27 Darlington–Richmond–Catterick  Garrison–Colburn 20 minutes

QE

Darlington College

07:13 Marne Barracks to Darlington

07:36 Colburn to Darlington

15:00 Darlington to Colburn

15:25 Darlington to Catterick Garrison

North Yorkshire County Council are providing additional buses through Procters Coaches to provide additional capacity. From Monday 7 September.

Hodgsons 29 Darlington to Aldbrough to-Richmond 120 minutes

Carmel

QE

Darlington College

07:50 Richmond to Darlington

17:20 Darlington to Richmond

North Yorkshire County Council are providing additional buses through Hodgsons to provide additional capacity.

From Wednesday 2 September.

Hodgsons 72 Darlington to Northallerton 120 minutes

Carmel

QE

Darlington College

07:48 Northallerton to Darlington

17:15 Darlington to Northallerton

Hodgsons 34 Darlington to Middleton Tyas to Richmond 120 minutes

QE

Darlington College

07:30 Richmond to Darlington

16:20 Darlington to Richmond

North Yorkshire County Council are providing additional buses through Hodgsons to provide additional capacity.

From Monday 7 September.