Student Transport






ECC Bus provider Regal will accept daily or termly payment for their School bus service.

Regal Busways Ltd, Tel 01245 249001.

Highwood Edney Common Chipping Ongar

Bus provider Fargo WILL NOT ACCEPT any pupils other than those who qualify for ECC free transport bus passes.

Please contact your local transport providers to arrange other means of transport.

First Essex bus network, Travel line 0871 200 22 33.

Springfield Chancellor Park Melbourne

Runs the old Chelmer Village and Melbourne route. Payments must be made to Fourways termly in advance (intsallments in the form of post dated cheque

payments is being offered by Fourways upon request) please contact Fourways Coaches for more details. Obligations are between Fourways and parents directly. DRIVERS WILL NOT ACCEPT CASH.

Pupils must show a valid a Fourways bus pass.

Fourways Coaches, Tel, 01245 248009

Services for ECC Free Transport pupils ONLY will operate as follows

(Bus Passes will be provided to qualifying pupils that meet the Council’s eligibility criteria

For policy and applications, refer directly to the ECC Transport website




Regal Busways Ltd, Tel 01245 249001.

Highwood Edney Common Chipping Ongar

"Dedicated school transport contract has been arranged as there is no suitable existing public transport network from these areas"**

ECL Fargo Link,

Tel 01376 343179

Springfield Chancellor Park Melbourne

The Essex County Council Transport Department deemed that public transport was adequate for school transport purposes

First Essex bus network, Travel line 0871 200 22 33.

QUALIFYING EXCEPTIONAL CIRCUMSTANCES: "For the small number of students who, for specific reasons, are transported by taxi, there will be no change to the current arrangements."

Student Transport Code of Conduct