Following the UK Government announcement on 31st October 2020, that all non-essential shops including Travel Agents should close for 4 weeks from 05 November – 02 December 2020, we have temporarily closed our town centre shop.

We are planning to re-open as soon as we are allowed. Unless this changes this will be 10:00 on Thursday 03 December 2020.

Our holidays have been cancelled for departures up to and including 02 December 2020. We are working hard this week to contact everyone who has been affected we are contacting passengers in tour date order, Please do not contact us as we are working as quickly as possible to help our customers please be patient as we work through this lockdown.

We are still operating private hire and Home to school transportation

Our 2021 holiday programme is currently been worked on and will be available shortly

Thanks again to everyone for your patience and understanding during this awful time. These are unprecedented times where exceptional circumstances require exceptional measures. We hope that by all pulling together the nation will recover soon and get back to some sort of normality. Until then please stay safe.



Our Hemsworth Booking Office Has Now Moved - We Are Now Situated At Our Coach Departure Point
(Royd Moor Farm, Royd Moor Lane, Badsworth, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF9 1AZ)

We Are Currently Closed and working from home during the NEW National Lockdown We Will Reopen on 3rd December

Our Featherstone Booking Office is Currently Closed

If You Wish to Contact Us: Please Do So By Telephone to Reduce the Risk of Contact between yourself and our staff.
Both Of Our Booking Offices Have Been Made Safe We Have Done All Of The Following:

  • Fitted Perspex Sneeze Screen Guards

  • Hand Sanitizer Is Available As You Enter / Exit

  • Seating Has Been Made Distantly


Any Customers Who Wish To Attend Our Offices MUST Wear a Face Covering Unless You Are Medical Exempt.
We Would Prefer Customers To Pay By Card But Cash Is Acceptable.


Future Departures will be reviewed as soon as the Government issues new advice.

We would like to Thank Our Customers for their patience and understanding during the Lockdown Period, These are unpredicted times. We hope to see All Our Customers & Staff Members Again Soon

Please Follow The Government Advise and Stay Safe


203 Service (This Service Has been running throughout Covid-19 Lockdown)

As From Monday 8th June 2020

249 Service Upton - Pontefract

To begin with we will be running a limited service to help key workers and people who are unable to work from home

As From Monday 15th June 2020

36 Barnsley - South Elmsall - Saturday Service

37 Barnsley - Grimethorpe - Monday to Friday Service

38 Barnsley - Grimethorpe - Monday to Friday Service

Will Restart To begin with we will be running a limited service to help key workers and people who are unable to work from home

Please Note: Due to the Social Distancing Rules our buses can carry a limited number off passengers if the bus you are waiting for is displaying a sign "BUS FULL"  Please Wait For the Next available bus

Each Evening when each bus comes back into our depot this is the start of a full cleaning process

Each Bus one by one is disinfected using a high powered fogging machine using antibacterial liquid this ensures all the Seats, Touch Points, Windows, Ticket Machine & Drivers cab is cleaned out. 

Service Bus Fogging (YS03 ZLN)

To Keep Our Passengers Safe


Free Door to Door Pick Up Service (Subject to Area)

Ask About Our Complimentary Free Travel Insurance

On Board Reserved Seating (Subject to Vehicle & Social Distancing)

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