Getting Here

731 Academy Bus Service

The 731 service will be available for Academy students leaving Manor Road at 14:45.

The route for this service is as follows:

Droylsden Academy via Manor Road (14:45), Greenside Lane, Market Street, Ashton Road, Droylsden Road, Manchester Road, Lord Sheldon Way (14:56), Wellington Road, Oldham Road, Wilshaw Lane, Wood Lane (15:05), Alt Road, St Alban’s Avenue to Lees Road/St Damian’s RC High School (15:11).

Details of fares on school services including igo cards can be obtained from the Transport for Greater Manchester website

Further information and general enquiries for students with regard to bus travel can be obtained by either telephoning the Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 or through the website as above.

231 Stagecoach Manchester

Service bus 231 operated by Stagecoach Manchester runs between Manchester, Clayton, Manor Road (for Droylsden Academy), Sunnyside Road, Littlemoss, Broadoak, Hartshead and Ashton. The service operates every 30 minutes with additional services operating between Littlemoss and Manchester.

All young people between the ages of 11–16 now wishing to travel by public transport and pay a concessionary fare must apply for an “igo pass”. Further details can be found on the Transport for Greater Manchester website.

Further information and general queries on travelling to school by bus can be obtained by contacting TfGM

Telephone: 0161 244 1000 (Calls cost 10p per minute from landlines)

Lines open 7:00am - 8:00pm Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 8:00pm Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays.



Droylsden Academy
Manor Road, Droylsden,
Manchester M43 6QD
T: 0161 301 7600
F: 0161 301 7601