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.

Funded Routes

Route C1 ‘Coastline’ – The section of the route from Bournemouth Centre, Dean Park, Charminster, Moordown to Castlepoint. Operated by Yellow Buses.

Route D1 ‘Dolphinline’ From Poole, 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 U8 ‘Uniline’- Talbot View (Poole), Surrey Road, Bournemouth Centre, Talbot Woods, Wallisdown, West Howe and Kinson. Operated by Yellow Buses. 

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.