School Bus Services 2017/18

Please see the bus timetable for The East Manchester Academy below, which contains information on the services that will operate for our school during the 2017/2018 academic year.

Yellow School Bus Services 2017/2018

The Yellow School bus service(s) for 2017/18 are: Y56.


Places are limited. Applications must be made before 30 June to maximise chances of securing a place.

The following information outlines the application process for Yellow School Bus passes for the next academic year (2017/2018).

  • The TfGM online portal will be open between 1 June and 30 June 2017 for pupils to apply for their annual Yellow School Bus pass
  • The portal can be found at where FAQ’s and service maps will be available
  • The applicant will choose which Yellow School Bus they wish to use
  • The applicant will receive an e-mail with a unique reference number to confirm the application has been received
  • The portal will close on 30 June to assess applications that have been received
  • Passes will be sent out during July and August
  • Unsuccessful applicants will be advised by e-mail
  • The portal may open again in mid-July but only for Yellow School Bus Services that still have spaces available
  • Pupils should also ensure that they either already have an igo card or have applied for an igo card in order to use the Yellow School Buses


Further Information for Students

General enquiries from students and/or parents/carers regarding home to school transport can be obtained either by visiting the TfGM website or telephoning Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 (lines open 7.00 am – 8.00 pm Monday to Friday and 8.00 am – 8.00 pm Saturday, Sundays and Bank Holidays).

Calls cost 12p per minute plus network charges.

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