School Buses

School Buses

Essex County Council usually funds free school bus transport to Epping St John's pupils if this is their nearest school or due to extenuating circumstances. Other students have the option of paying a £1.50 per journey where spare loading capacity is available. Alternatively, term passes can be purchased in advance which can guarantee a place on the given route by contacting the bus company directly.

The routes are detailed below:

Route 383: Broadley Common/Jacks Hatch/Epping Green/Coopersale/Epping St John's
Route 501: Fyfield/Ongar/Moreton/Magdalen Laver/North Weald/Epping St John's
Route 503: High Ongar/Ongar/Toot Hill/North Weald/Epping St John's
Route 504: Tysea Hill/Abridge/Chigwell/Loughton/Theydon Bois/Epping St. John's

Please be aware that the above routes are subject to change depending on the requirements of Essex County Council.

Essex County Council Education Transport and Awards Section administers the regulations governing home to school transport.  Enquires should be address to

Education Transport and Awards:  Tel:  0845 603 2200


Parental enquiries should be directed to the ECC website -

Epping St John’s also has a designated member of staff with responsibility for overseeing issues with the school bus service.  Please contact the school for more information on 01992 573028.