The Dixie Grammar School operates five key bus routes stopping at a range of bus stops along the way. The main routes begin (zone number in brackets):


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D1 – Ashby-de-la-Zouch(3) * Lount(3) * Ashby(3) * Measham(3) * Appleby(3) * Twycross(2) *

D2 – Nuneaton(3) * Weddington(3) * A47/A5(3) * Burbage(2) * Hinckley(2) * Barwell(2) – operated by Robinsons Coaches

D3 – Leicester(3) * A47(3) * Leicester Forest East(3) * Kirby Muxloe(2) * Desford(2) * Newbold(1) – operated by Robinsons Coaches

D4 – Narborough(3) * Narborough(3) * Whetstone(3) * Sapcote(2) * Stoney Stanton(2) * Earl Shilton(2) Earl Shilton(2) * Stapleton(2) * Carlton(1)

D5 – Coalville(3) * Whitwick(3) * Coalville(3) * Markfield(3) * Thornton(2) * Bagworth(2) * Nailstone(2) * Barton in the Beans(1) * Carlton(1)*


DS – Shuttle – The School also offers a ‘Green Travel Plan’, operating a free shuttle transfer system between the Junior/Nursery School and Senior School in the mornings only, there is not a shuttle service between the Senior School and Junior school at the end of the day.

All stops have been banded into Zones, and the prices listed below are for either a full return, or for those that choose not to purchase a full return, the single journey cost for each zone. (non-contracted use is charged as ad-hoc travel)

Prices for Academic Year 2023/24

Full Return – contracted use paid per term in advance Single journey – contracted use only (total journeys calculated and paid per term in advance)
Zone 1  £330 £4.50
Zone 2  £450 £5.90
Zone 3  £520 £6.85
Ad-hoc travel  £8.20


The full return option represents the best value financially for any passenger making more than 6 individual journeys per week.

For further information, general enquiries or to place a booking please contact the school office on Tel. 01455 292244 or email