School transport

Buses direct to Gillotts

The following companies operate bus services to Gillotts School:

Horseman Coaches-  01189 753811
M&M Coaches-  01494 761962 –
Streamline Peppard Taxi-  01491 576106 –
Whites Coaches (Local Public Buses)-  01865 340985

Oxfordshire County Council may provide free transport (or meet the cost of travel) for your child if he or she has to travel more than three miles to school, providing you live in the Gillotts School catchment area.  This distance is measured as the nearest available safe walking route.  If you think your child may be eligible for this support, contact Oxfordshire County Council, Quality Management Team 01865 323500 or More information is available at

Parents of pupils who live outside the catchment area should contact the bus company operating the route nearest to their home to make their own arrangements.  Transport costs for pupils living outside the catchment area are the responsibility of the parents.

The current bus routes are attached but stops and times do vary slightly from year to year depending on the demand:
·         Northend – Cookley Green – Nettlebed – Bix – Fairmile
·         Lewknor – Watlington – Maidensgrove – Stonor – Assendons
·         Shiplake
·         Dunsden Green – Binfield Heath – Shiplake
·         Peppard Common – Rotherfield – Harpsden
·         Woodcote – Checkendon – Stoke Row – Peppard Common – Sonning Common – Rotherfield
·         Caversham – Emmer Green – Sonning Common – Rotherfield
·         Henley town centre


Henley-on-Thames station is on the Henley Branch Line from Twyford on the Great Western Mainline.  The station is operated by First Great Western.  Services depart towards Shiplake, Wargrave and Twyford.  Passengers for London Paddington or reading are required to change at Twyford.  Gillotts is 30 minutes walk from the station.

Buses to the town centre

The town centre is well served by buses radiating out in all directions, including Reading, Caversham, Marlow and High Wycombe.  Gillotts is 25 minutes walk from the town centre.  Please see the attached schedule for more details.

If you have any further queries regarding transport, please contact the school.

How to find us

Gillotts School
Gillotts Lane

01491 574315

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