Transport / Getting Here

Kearsley Academy is easy to access by foot, private car or by public transport!

When students live in close proximity to Kearsley Academy they often travel on foot or bicycle.

Healthy Schools - Bicycle Facilities

We have bicycle shed facilities here at Kearsley Academy for students.

Igo Pass

It is important to bring your attention to the 'igo pass', this is a compulsory requirement for concessionary travel. An explanation of the igo pass and an application form are available from Kearsley Academy.

Local Bus Service

Below is a timetable of local buses that travel within minutes of Kearsley Academy. For more details please ring us here at the Academy, or GMPE Transport – 0161 244 1000


Bus Number



Every half hour
Market Street at 8.02am arrives Bolton road 8.05amMaytree
Every 10 mins
Leaves Windmill in Swinton at 8.00am and stops at every stop on Bolton RoadFirst Bus
Harper Green 22
Every ½ hour
Leaves Campbell Street at 7.54am arrives at Pilkington Rd for 7.54amFirst Bus
Highfield Road501
Every 10 mins
Leaves Highfield Rd at 7.25am – Change at Royal Bolton Hospital to 22 – arrives at Pilkington Rd for 7.54amFirst Bus