The Maynard Bus Service

Situated in central Exeter, The Maynard School is easily accessible by road or rail. We run several minibus services, bespoke to The Maynard and driven by our staff. We also offer shared services with other schools which are run independently using coach companies such as Dartline and Carmel Coaches. See below for information on the routes available.


Minibus services run by The Maynard School:

Torquay (The Willows) – Newton Abbot (Sainsbury’s Supermarket) – Kingsteignton (The Ten Tors Public House) – Maynard School

Ottery St Mary – West Hill – Maynard School

Exmouth (Train Station/Bus Station Car Park) – Jewsons Car Park  – Darts Farm – Smyths Toys (Exeter) – Maynard School

M5 Cullompton Services – Sampford Peverell – Central Tiverton (Tesco car park) – Bickleigh Mill, Bickleigh – Thorveton – Maynard School Additional stops en route may be available where there is a demand.

Axminster (Tesco Car Park) – Dalwood (Andrewshayes Holiday Park) – Honiton (Lidl Car Park) – Maynard School

Wrangaton– South Brent (Brent Mill Industrial Estate) – Ashburton (Pear Tree, The Dartmoor Lodge) – Drumbridges (Stover Park) – Haldon (Services) – Maynard School

All Maynard minibus drivers are fully DBS checked. Our vehicles are maintained to the highest standard. Seatbelts are mandatory and we have cameras fitted for extra security. All enquiries should be directed to [email protected]

Routes Run Independently

Newton Abbot Sainsburys (Penn Inn) – Ideford Dip (Ugbrooke) – Exeter

This service is operated by Exeter School. Please contact [email protected] or ask us about this.

Okehampton – Sticklepath – Whiddon Down – Crockernwell – Cheriton Bishop – Tedburn St Mary – Pathfinder Village – Exeter

This service is operated by Carmel Coaches Ltd. Please email [email protected] or telephone 01409 221237

Car Sharing Database

The School holds a Gold Travelwise Award from Devon County Council in recognition of its efforts to cut traffic in the vicinity of the school. One of the key parts of our strategy is a car-sharing database which matches parents who might share the school run.