Minibus transport service

We run our own minibus transport service to and from school. The routes are determined in the Trinity term for the start of the next academic year based on the demand. The current routes are:

Morning pick-up (all arrive at the Lichfield site between 8.25am to 8.35am)

In the afternoon, drivers make every effort to drop-off pupils at their home.

Route 1:

AM: Four Oaks Tennis Club –  All Saints Church, Streetly – Little Aston Church
PM: Stonnall - Aldridge - Little Aston - Streetly

Route 2:

AM: Sutton Coldfield - Walmley - Bedford Road, Sutton - Mere Green - Shenstone
PM: Waitrose, Lichfield - Shenstone - Mere Green - Sutton Coldfield - Walmley

Route 3:

AM: Burton - Newborough - Yoxall - Kings Bromley - Alrewas - Fradley
PM: Whittington - Streethay - Alrewas - Yoxall - Newborough - Burton

Route 4:

AM: Great Haywood - Rugeley - Longdon Green
PM: Longdon Green - Rugeley - Great Haywood

There is a free transport of children from the Lichfield site to the Longdon site in the morning, and from the Longdon site to the Lichfield site in the afternoon.

Prices (per trip, one way)

Immediate Lichfield area: £1.75 (per trip, one way)
Outside the Lichfield area: £2.85 (per trip, one way)

If you are interested in booking a seat on a minibus, or if you have any further questions, including the possibility of adding a new pick-up or drop-off point, please contact the Head of Transport, Mr Ray Scambler ( on 07803 231304.

Please keep Mr Scambler informed of any changes to your child's timetable that may affect their minibus booking.

Travelling by Train

Lichfield City train station is 7 minutes’ walk from the school and provides direct services to Birmingham New Street station, with opportunities to access other routes to Wolverhampton, Walsall, Stafford and Burton-on-Trent.

Lichfield Trent Valley train station, a 25 minute walk from the school, offers direct services to London Euston and the north.

Travelling by Bus

Lichfield Bus Station is 5 minutes’ walk from the school and provides direct services to:

Armitage, Rugeley and Stafford (825, X25)
Tamworth, Polesworth and Atherstone (765, 785)
Aldridge and Walsall (35B)
Burntwood and Cannock (X60, 62)

Lichfield Cathedral School by Numbers

17 Number of boy choristers
1946 Year that Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother stayed the night at The Palace
62 How many stairs to climb to the top of the Palace
158 Lightbulbs in the Palace