If you have any queries or concerns about buses heading to Priestley College – both in terms of times and prices – please go to Warrington’s Own Buses or call them on 01925 634296.


Travelling on a Priestley College bus

Just show your ID card and pay the driver £1 for each ride. Alternatively use a Touch & Go pass.


Travelling on Warrington’s Own Buses

Your best value is to get a Touch & Go pass. Download the ‘touch and go’ app.

  • 1 week – £17 pass, buy on the app
  • 4 weeks – £55, buy on the app
  • annual £444**, buy online or in the travel shop in Warrington Interchange with the option of paying monthly.

** from October the annual fee will be £460

The Touch & Go pass will give you unlimited travel, seven days a week, on all regular bus services run by Warrington’s Own Buses, including all Priestley buses.

Find out more and how to download the Touch & Go App >








Download the latest information about the Touch & Go pass >






We have received the following information from Warrington’s Own Buses about the measures taken to keep everyone safe during bus journeys to college > Back to College / School

You can also find out more about travelling via Warrington’s Own Buses here > Getting to and from Priestley via Warrington’s Own Buses


HOW TO CLAIM FREE TRAVEL – between 10am and 3pm

Free travel is now available between Priestley College and the Warrington Interchange for all Priestley students between 10am and 3pm Monday to Friday. Students simply need to show their College ID badge as they board the bus to claim this free travel.  Students no longer need to download Warrington’s Own Buses’ app, or apply any code within the app, to access this free travel.


Bursaries are available for those who need them to help pay for travel costs, for more information see Core Bursaries > Bursaries at Priestley



Travelling to Priestley College could not be easier. We are situated just off of the A49 in South Warrington (Wilderspool Causeway) which means there is excellent access to numerous local bus routes run by Warrington’s Own Buses or Arriva.

We are also within easy walking distance of the town centre and the two main train stations.

Warrington’s Own Buses run a number of direct services to college including routes from:


Irlam and Cadishead



Culcheth and Birchwood


Penketh and Great Sankey

Newton Le Willows and Burtonwood



16-17 Saver Railcard













Cycling routes

There are also numerous cycling routes across Warrington and you can find details of those in the following map >






We have prepared this cycle and walking route map for anyone heading to Priestley College.