The university runs a bus service for students and staff to travel between each campus. Discover more about the service below.

Our bus service is exclusively for the university community operating along four routes shown below. Please carry your university ID to prove your entitlement to travel. 

Vehicles have free Wi Fi and recent vehicle additions to the service come with USB chargers next to each seat. New for 2020-21 you will be able to track your bus, details to follow shortly.


COVID-19 UPDATE:
The bus service has restarted and is operating to social distancing guidelines. New timetables are linked below and include extra departure times to support social distancing. 
From Monday 14 September all journeys on the Medway service must be purchased and booked online. Journeys made until then will be free of charge with no booking facility. To purchase tickets and book your space on the coach register online with your e-mail address. If you have any unused paper tickets please e-mail travel@gre.ac.uk with a photo of the ticket to request a refund.  

To find out what we have done to make the service COVID-secure follow the link to our updated  Conditions of travel


Avery Hill - Greenwich 

A free service linking Avery Hill Campus, which includes the Student Village, with Greenwich Campus. Our double-deck buses are fully accessible and operate until 10:45 pm during term time. Due in early 2021, two brand new electric double deck buses!

Avery Hill - Greenwich bus timetable

This service now replaces the Falconwood Shuttle bus and includes stops throughout the day at Eltham Station (for pick-ups) and Falconwood Station (drop-offs). We will also drop you off on the way home from Greenwich in Eltham High Street to do your shopping and pick you up later.

Bathway

A dedicated free minibus service during term time only from Avery Hill and Greenwich campuses to our Bathway site in Woolwich. Please note there is no Wi Fi on these minibuses.

Bathway Theatre timetable 

Medway service 

A coach service operating on two routes connecting Avery Hill and Greenwich Campus with Medway Campus. New for 2020-21 two lower emission hybrid technology coaches. We think you will be impressed.

Medway bus timetable

On this service you are now guaranteed a seat. Prior to travel you must purchase an e-ticket (prices shown below) and book your journey online. The ticket system will be linked here as soon as it is available. Please note the ticket prices are heavily subsidised by the university to help keep the cost of your commute affordable.  

Ticket prices for the Medway service

Purchase TypePrices for 2020-21
1-ticket £3.50
2–tickets £6
10–tickets £25
20–tickets £43
50-tickets £100
100 Day Season Ticket £150

Each single trip to or from Medway requires one ticket. Tickets are valid for 365 days except the 100 Day Season Ticket which can be used to book up to 140 journeys.

Feedback

We would love to know what you think about our service. Please complete our survey [open again 14 September] with your feedback as often as you like and for a chance to win £50 of Amazon vouchers.