Local children normally walk to school, cycle or use public transport. A number of parents use private cars or share lifts. However, the majority of students use public transport or privately operated coaches, direct to school.
Public Bus Services:
A service runs both ways between Chelmsford, Margaretting, Ingatestone, Mountnessing, Shenfield Station, Brentwood, Harold park, Gidea park and Romford.
For Maldon, Danbury, Sandon and Galleywood – Fourways Coaches – 01245 248009
For latest timetabling information please refer to the Fourways Coaches website: www.4wayscoaches.com
Rail Connections to Ingatestone:
Ingatestone Rail Stationis on the Harwich to Liverpool Street (London) main line which serves stations betwen the two including Colchester, Chelmsford, Romford, Gidea park etc. This also links with Braintree. The nearby staion of Shenfield also provides a link between Ingatestone, Southend and Billericay. This provides a very wide range of possible links, although some require a change of trains.
Coaches Direct to School: For residents in the vicinity of Wickford, Basildon, Laindon and Billericay: Nibs Buses Ltd – 01268-767870. For Epping, Abridge, Debden, Loughton, Theydon Bois, Ongar, North Weald and Brentwood: First Essex Buses – 01245 293402. For Maldon, Danbury, Sandon and Galleywood: Fourways Coaches – 01245 248009 In each case parents make arrangements directly with the operators.
From the north leave the A12 at the sign for Ingatestone and turn right into Fryerning Lane at the heart of the village. From the south, leave the A12 at the sign for Ingatestone and turn left into Fryerning Lane.
Arrive at Ingatestone Station and walk up Station Road onto the High Street. Turn left onto Fryerning Lane and right into Willow Green.
By Air: From Stansted Airport (the nearest airport) either take a coach to Chelmsford and train or bus to Ingatestone or the Stansted Express to London and out by train from Liverpool Street Station. From Heathrow or Gatwick travel into London and on by train from Liverpool Street. www.greateranglia.co.uk