Mini bus to The Beacon

Bus Routes

The Beacon currently operates a wide variety of  minibus routes to travel to and from The Beacon. This includes routes from High Wycombe, Beaconsfield, Gerrards Cross and surrounding villages.

In addition, we have introduced a chauffeured car share service for boys under 6 years’ from Beaconsfield and Gerrards Cross, with more routes to come under popular demand.

Click here to open a PDF of our routes

Morning Bus Routes

Route 1: Gerrards Cross, Chalfont St Peter & Chalfont St Giles

Time Location Zone
07:25 Gerrards Cross (bus stop near Wildwood) C
07:30 Gerrards Cross (3 Oaks, Austenwood Lane) C
07:35 Chalfont St Peter (Church opposite George Pub) B
07:40 Chalfont St Giles (outside Merlin’s Cave) B
08:00 Arrival at The Beacon

Route 2: Beaconsfield, Penn, Hazlemere & Old Amersham

Time Location Zone
07:20 Beaconsfield Old Town (Windsor End, Market Place) B
07:25 Beaconsfield New Town (outside Barclays Bank, opposite Waitrose) B
07:35 Penn Pond (Elm Rd, beyond pond on main road) B
07:40 Hazlemere (Lloyds Bank) B
07:50 Old Amersham (bus stop at bottom of Gore Hill) A
08:00 Arrival at The Beacon

Route 3: Chorleywood & Little Chalfont

Time Location Zone
07:30 Chorleywood (outside shops in village) C
07:45 Little Chalfont (Library car park) B
07:50 Little Chalfont (White Lion Pub) A
07:55 King’s Church (corner of Brudenell Close) A
08:00 Arrival at The Beacon

Route 4: Great Missenden & Hyde Heath

Time Location Zone
07:30 Great Kingshill C
07:45 Great Missenden (Buryfield car park) B
07:55 Hyde Heath (village shop) A
08:00 Arrival at The Beacon

Route 5: Jordans, Seer Green & Coleshill

Time Location Zone
07:30 Jordans Village (Estate Office) C
07:40 Seer Green (outside the school) C
07:50 Coleshill (Red Lion Pub) B
08:00 Arrival at The Beacon

Route 6: Godstowe & Amersham Station

Time Location Zone
07:20 Godstowe School C
07:45 Amersham Station £1.50
08:00 Arrival at The Beacon

Route 7: Under 6 Morning Car Service

This uses a seven-seater car for boys aged under 6. The route varies around the Gerrards Cross and Beaconsfield area. A staff member drives the car and all seats are fitted with booster seats. It is ideal for our younger boys needing a more nurturing travel experience to School.

Time Location Zone
07:30 Gerrards Cross (Bull Hotel) C
07:50 New Beaconsfield (Tennis Club) B
08:10 Arrival at The Beacon

Evening Bus Routes

Route 8: Evening Bus Service to Gerrards Cross

Time Location Zone
17:10 Depart from The Beacon
17:30 Gerrards Cross (Bulstrode Way Car Park) C

Route 9: Evening Bus Service to Beaconsfield

Time Location Zone
17:10 Depart from The Beacon
17:25 Penn (Elm Road, on Main Road) B
17:35 Beaconsfield New Town (outside Waitrose) B


Route 10: Evening Bus Service to Great Missenden and Godstowe

Time Location Zone
17:10 Depart from The Beacon
17:25 Great Missenden (Buryfield car park) B
17:45 Godstowe School B

Prices (2021/22):

Zone Distance Price
Amersham Station Fixed charge £1.50
Zone A Up to 3.6 miles £2.60
Zone B 3.7 to 6.7 miles £3.90
Zone C Over 6.7 miles £5.50

Half a term’s notice is required if you wish to give up your son’s place on any of the School buses.

Places are given on a date of registration basis.

Open Morning – Saturday 25 September

You are warmly invited to attend our Open Morning on Saturday 25 September from 09:00 to 12:00.

Please click here to pre-book an appointment for a tour of our inspiring School at 09:00, 10:00 or 11:00.

For a genuine insight into The Beacon, see our recent reviews from Muddy Stilettos & The Good Schools Guide.