Bournemouth Council

Council Funded Bus Routes

We fund some local bus routes that would not make enough profit to be operated by commercial companies. We also fund some dedicated school buses.


Route 20 - Poole, Bournemouth, Dean Park, Charminster, Moordown to Castlepoint. Operated by Yellow Buses

Route 33 - Bournemouth Centre, East Cliff, Boscombe, Littledown, Bournemouth Hospital, Southbourne and Christchurch. Operated by Yellow Buses  

Route 32 - Kinson, Keeble, Redhill, Winton to Bournemouth Centre and Triangle. Operated by More Bus

Route 36 - Talbot View (Poole), Surrey Road, Bournemouth Centre, Talbot Woods, Wallisdown, West Howe and Kinson. Operated by Yellow Buses  


Council Funded School Buses

We also fund a number of dedicated school buses for the following schools

Avonbourne and Harewood

Route 45 – from Moordown, Charminster and Boscombe.

Route 46 – from Throop, Muscliffe, Moordown and Winton.

Route 81 – from Charminster and Townsend.

All the above routes are provided by Yellow Buses, full details of the routes are available from

There are as number of other school buses provided on a commercial basis and in addition a number of network bus services also serve schools.

For details of all bus services please refer to the Traveline website.


Contact Us


General Enquiries

01202 451451


Customer Services Centre

St Stephens Road


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