University Of Greenwich Shuttle Bus

By | 12th June 2017

University Of Greenwich Shuttle Bus

University of Greenwich bus service

The university has its own bus service which operates exclusively for students and staff. The service covers four routes; between each of our campuses at Avery Hill, Greenwich and Medway; and from Falconwood station at Avery Hill. Please note you may be asked to show your university ID card on any university bus to determine your entitlement to travel. Follow link for Conditions of Travel.

Avery Hill – Greenwich service

The service between Avery Hill and Greenwich Campus is a free service. During term time it operates with two fully accessible double deck buses and includes a service in the morning to our Bathway site in Woolwich. Outside of teaching and exam weeks minibuses may be used instead.

Avery Hill – Greenwich bus timetable

Medway service

The service to and from Medway Campus is primarily a coach service intended for students commuting from London to Medway with departures from Greenwich and Avery Hill Campus. There is however a 9am service from Medway.

Medway bus timetable

You must purchase a ticket prior to travel (see timetable for sales outlets); we subsidise the cost to keep the prices affordable (see table below). If you study at the University of Kent or Canterbury Christ Church University you may use the service but are only permitted to purchase 2-journey tickets as stated below.

Ticket prices for the Medway service

Ticket type Fares for academic period 2016-17
2–journeys £6
10–journeys £25
20–journeys £43
2-journeys (other universities at Medway) £8

Avery Hill Falconwood station shuttle bus

The Falconwood station shuttle bus is a free service at Avery Hill Campus to assist train commuters. It runs to a timetable between Falconwood Station and the Mansion and Southwood sites. Please look out for the silver bus with distinctive markings. Note at busy times a second vehicle is used.

Falconwood shuttle bus timetable

University Of Greenwich Shuttle Bus

Free bus service

A free bus service operates between all three campuses during each Open Day. We also run free shuttle bus between Falconwood train station and the Avery Hill Campus.

Timetables

Falconwood shuttle bus

Falconwood train station to Avery Hill Campus
Departs: Falconwood train station
9am to 12 noon (every 15 minutes)

Avery Hill Campus to Falconwood train station
Departs: Southwood Site bus stop, Avery Hill Campus
1pm to 3pm (every 15 minutes)

University Of Greenwich Shuttle Bus

Inter-campus bus

Avery Hill Campus to Greenwich Campus (Journey takes approximately 25 minutes)
Departs: Gatehouse, Southwood Site, Avery Hill Campus at
09.30 10.00 10.30 11.00 11.30 12.00 12.30
13.00 13.30 14.00* 14.30* 15.00* 15.30*
Arrives: Queen Anne Court, Greenwich Campus

Greenwich Campus to Avery Hill Campus (journey takes approximately 25 minutes)
Departs: Queen Anne Court, Greenwich Campus at
09.30 10.00 10.30 11.00 11.30 12.00 12.30
13.00 13.30 14.00 14.30* 15.00* 15.30*
Arrives: Gatehouse, Southwood Site, Avery Hill Campus

Greenwich Campus to Medway Campus (journey takes approximately 55 minutes)
Departs: Queen Anne Court, Greenwich Campus at
09.30 10.30 11.30 13.00 14.00* 15.00*
Arrives: Pilkington Building†, Medway Campus

Medway Campus to Greenwich Campus (journey takes approximately 55 minutes)
Departs: Pilkington Building†, Medway Campus at
09.30 10.30 11.30 13.00 14.00* 15.00*
Arrives: Queen Anne Court, Greenwich Campus

Medway Campus to Avery Hill Campus (journey takes approximately 40 minutes)
Departs: Pilkington Building†, Medway Campus at
10.30 12.15 14.45*
Arrives: Gatehouse, Southwood Site, Avery Hill Campus

Avery Hill Campus to Medway Campus (journey takes approximately 40 minutes)
Departs: Gatehouse, Southwood Site, Avery Hill Campus at
09.30 11.15 13.45* 15.30*
Arrives: Pilkington Building†, Medway Campus

*These buses are for returning only, they arrive too late to participate in the Open Day.

†On occasions the Open Day is based in Pembroke Building instead of Pilkington Building.

Note: times may vary due to traffic conditions.

University Of Greenwich Shuttle Bus

Booking seats

If you wish to use any of the buses that visit Medway Campus, we do recommend that you book seats. Please e-mail opendays@gre.ac.uk or call 020 8331 9900. There is no need to book if you are traveling between Avery Hill and Greenwich.