MINIBUS SERVICE

The Royal Alexandra and Albert School runs minibus services for journeys to school.


Redhill/Merstham

This service brings pupils to School from Merstham and Redhill. 

  • There is a charge of £1.50 for each journey.
  • In order to be able to run this service we require parents to commit to all five weekdays for a whole term.
  • Payment for the minibus service should be made in advance at the beginning of term along with the term's charges.

TIMETABLE

Route 1: Morning Minibus (Mon-Fri)

Depart Redhill*
Depart Merstham Train Station
Arrive at School by

7.50 am
8.10 am
8.20 am
Route 2: Morning Minibus (Saturday)
Depart Redhill*
Depart Merstham Train Station
Arrive at School by
7.50 am
8.10 am
8.20 am
*In Redhill the minibus will stop on London Road (outside the old Post Office/Prezzo's) at Stop L 'Special Departures'
Please note that the bus will leave promptly and will not wait for pupils who are late. Timings/pick ups etc might change in future, but parents will be informed if any changes are made.

If you would like to sign up for your child to use the minibus service please contact the School Office. Please note that as places are limited, they are allocated on a 'needs basis' taking into consideration the age of the child, how far they live from the school, and the reason(s) they need the minibus. All places allocated are for the duration of a full academic year.


Banstead/Tadworth

This service will bring pupils to School in the morning and will stop at 4 locations along the A217. 

  • There will be a charge of £2.00 for each journey
  • In order to be able to run this service we require parents to commit to all five weekdays for a whole term.
  • The minibus service will only run if there is enough interest.
  • Payment for the minibus service should be made in advance at the beginning of term along with the term’s charges.

TIMETABLE

Morning Minibus (Mon-Fri and/or Sat)

Depart Banstead (Romans Garage lay-by on the A217)

7.40 am

Depart Tadworth (Waterhouse Lane lay-by)

7.42 am

Tadworth roundabout

7.45 am

Depart Lower Kingswood (Fox Pub bus stop)

7.50 am

Arrive at School by

8.10 am
The timings are approximate and will depend on traffic but the bus will not leave earlier than the time stated. Please note that the bus will leave promptly and will not wait for pupils who are late.
We might review timings/pick ups etc in future, but parents will be informed if any changes are made.

If you would like to sign up for your child to use the minibus service please contact the School Office. Please note that as places are limited, they are allocated on a 'needs basis' taking into consideration the age of the child, how far they live from the school, and the reason(s) they need the minibus. All places allocated are for the duration of a full academic year.


Coulsdon/Caterham

This service will bring pupils to School in the morning and will stop at 3 locations.  Please note that this service is not available on Saturday mornings.

  • There will be a charge of £2.00 for each journey
  • In order to be able to run this service we require parents to commit to all five weekdays for a whole term.
  • The minibus service will only run if there is enough interest.
  • Payment for the minibus service should be made in advance at the beginning of term along with the term’s charges.

TIMETABLE

Morning Minibus (Mon-Fri)

Depart Old Coulsdon
(The Crossways bus stop near Keston School)

7.40 am

Depart Caterham-on-the-Hill
(At the junction of Townend and Townend Close)

7.45 am

Arrive at School by

8.00 am
The timings are approximate and will depend on traffic but the bus will not leave earlier than the time stated. Please note that the bus will leave promptly and will not wait for pupils who are late.
As this is a new service we might review timings/pick ups etc in future, but parents will be informed if any changes are made.

If you would like to sign up for your child to use the minibus service please contact the School Office. Please note that as places are limited, they are allocated on a 'needs basis' taking into consideration the age of the child, how far they live from the school, and the reason(s) they need the minibus. All places allocated are for the duration of a full academic year.


Reigate

This service brings pupils to School in the morning and stops at 4 locations along the route. The service will be available on weekdays i.e. Mon-Fri. There is no after school minibus service.

  • There will be a charge equivalent to £1.50 for each journey
  • In order to be able to run this service we require parents to commit to all five weekdays for a whole term.
  • Payment for the minibus service MUST be made in advance. A cheque (payable to RAAS) should be forwarded with the completed application form to the Office Administrator in the main school office.

TIMETABLE

Morning Minibus (Mon-Fri)
Depart Rushworth Road
(424 bus stop near Douglas Road - outside Homebase)
7.50 am
Depart Croydon Road
(Opposite Wray Common. 424 bus stop)
7.53 am
Arrive at School by 8.05 am
The timings are approximate and will depend on traffic but the bus will not leave earlier than the time stated. Please note that the bus will leave promptly and will not wait for pupils who are late.

If you would like to sign up for your child to use the minibus service please contact the School Office. Please note that as places are limited, they are allocated on a 'needs basis' taking into consideration the age of the child, how far they live from the school, and the reason(s) they need the minibus. All places allocated are for the duration of a full academic year.

Payment MUST accompany this form to secure a place on any service.