Travel

The Journey to School

We are located off Stitch-mi-Lane, Harwood, BL2 4HU

Cycle - For students who choose to cycle, we have plenty of bike storage, but please provide your own lock.

Bus – For students who will catch a bus you can use - 911, 561 or 562 from Tonge Moor and 507 from Harwood. Please click here to read the latest updates from Transport for Greater Manchester

Please see the next section for information about concessionary fares you can get with the igo bus pass.

When students are wearing Academy uniform on public transport they represent Bolton St Catherine’s Academy. Students need to set a good example and behave well.

Whichever method you choose, you need to remember to use the entrance off Newby Road at the rear/top of the building and NOT the Stitch-Mi-Lane front entrance.

Igo Bus Pass

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Why you may need an igo card?

Your igo pass proves that you are aged 16 or under and will be valid until 31 August after your 16th birthday.

Cost

The igo pass costs £5 and you can only get one if you live or go to school in Greater Manchester. Your igo pass also allows you to buy money-saving travel tickets such as the System One Junior Bus Saver season ticket. 

How to Apply

Apply online and for more information at http://igo.tfgm.com/ or collect one from a Travelshop at a main bus station in Greater Manchester.