Avoid the driving and parking costs and let someone else do the driving instead. There is an extensive bus service connecting you with the whole of the Solent area.

The 28/28A service now serves North Whiteley, providing links to Botley and Swanwick stations and to Fareham. Take advantage of DfT funded £2 single adult fares to try the new bus service, available until 31 Ocotober 2023. 

Long distance routes, X4 and X5, offer direct links between Portsmouth and Southampton, and Fareham and Southampton.


School transport

For school transport entitlement enquiries, please see: Travel to school | Hampshire County Council (hants.gov.uk)


College transport

For Swanmore College transport, please see: Transport - Swanmore College (swanmore-school.co.uk)

For Peter Symonds transport, please see: Peter Symonds College / Rail Travel to College (psc.ac.uk); Traveline SW website. traveline sw - welcome

For Barton Peverill transport, please see: Bus Services | Barton Peverill Sixth Form College (barton-peveril.ac.uk); Barton Peveril Sixth Form College - Bluestar (bluestarbus.co.uk)

For Itchen College transport, please see: Xelabus - Travel Times

Your £100 travel voucher could be used to buy a bus season ticket.


Planning your bus journey

Use the My Journey Planner above and check live bus information – enter the stop name or click on the map for live information about the arrival of the next buses from your chosen bus stop.

If you haven’t used the bus for a while find out how to travel by bus


Difficulty using public transport

Patient Transport Services provide transportation for people in non-emergency situations, who need specialist help getting to and from hospital. It is only available for those who are unable to use public transport or other transport due to their medical condition.

How to organise transport to and from hospital - NHS (www.nhs.uk)