Public Transport

Buses

Somerset County Council is the local authority which operate buses. You can visit their website for more information or contact them here. There are other bus/transport service providers which are privately owned.

You can search for and view bus timetables on the Traveline website. We can print off a timetable for you at the Town Hall or at our Information Point in the Black Swan at a cost of 10p.

Please be advised: Bus operators can change their timetables on any day during the year providing they give the Traffic Commissioners 56 days’ notice.

Bus Services:

D2 – BATH TO FROME

via Hinton Charterhouse, Norton St Philip and Beckington

X34 – CHIPPENHAM TO FROME

via Melksham and Trowbridge

X67 – FROME TO BATH

via Beckington, Norton St Philip, Hinton Charterhouse

184 – FROME TO MIDSOMER NORTON

via Coleford

678 – FROME TO TROWBRIDGE

via Beckington

30 – FROME TOWN SERVICE

serving Keyford, Market Place and Berkley Road

31A/31B – FROME TOWN SERVICE

serving Packsaddle, Stonebridge, Market Place, Lower Innox and Whatcombe. These services replace Frome Local Service 412.

47/X47 – FROME TO WESTBURY TO TROWBRIDGE

via Chapmanslade and Dilton Marsh. This service replaces the 58/X58 bus.

51 – DILTON MARSH TO FROME

circular via Berkley, Standerwick, Brokerswood and Rudge. Wednesdays Only

53/X53 – FROME TO WARMINSTER

via Frome Asda, Corsley and Picket Post (for Longleat)

80 – SHAFTESBURY TO BATH

via Gillingham, Mere, Zeals, Maiden Bradley, Horningsham and Frome. Wednesdays and Saturdays only

81/X81 – GILLINGHAM TO TROWBRIDGE

via Mere, Zeals, Maiden Bradley, Horningsham, Frome and Westbury. Thursdays only

162 – FROME TO SHEPTON MALLET

via Nunney, Whatley, Chantry, Leigh on Mendip, Stoke St Michael, Cranmore and Doulting.

414/424 – FROME TO MIDSOMER NORTON

via Buckland Dinham, Faulkland, Writhlington, Kilmersdon and Radstock.

X69 – FROME TO BRADFORD ON AVON TO MELKSHAM

via Oldford, Beckington, Rode, Holt and Broughton Gifford.

National Express Coaches to London & beyond

Contact them on 08717 818181 or visit their website.

You can buy tickets at Frome Town Hall.

Berrys Coaches – Superfast coaches to London

Contact 01823 331356 or visit their website.

Tickets are also available from our Information Centre point in Frome Town Hall.

Trains

to London, Weymouth, Bristol & beyond

The railway Station in Frome is located just off Portway.

Contact 08457 484950 or visit GWR website.

 

 

How to apply for a bus pass…

To apply for a concessionary bus pass please download and complete Somerset County Council’s application form here.

You will need to complete this form and send it to them with a recently taken photograph (colour passport style), along with proof of your age, home address and any disability.

What happens next?

Your bus pass application will be assessed and verified by Somerset County Council, and then the pass will be sent directly to your home address. They will also advise if you have not been successful in obtaining a bus pass.

Useful Links

Buses

www.firstgroup.com/ukbus

www.faresaver.co.uk

www.fromebus.co.uk

 

National Express

www.nationalexpress.com

Berrys

www.berryscoaches.co.uk

Trains

www.nationalrail.co.uk

Traveline

www.traveline.info

Rail

www.nationalrail.co.uk

Road

www.theaa.com/route-planner

Others:

maps.google.co.uk