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We offer coach transfer to/from London Heathrow Terminal 3, Richmond at the start, half term and end of term and Bath Spa Station and The Old Deer Park.

On the return date at the beginning of each term, there are two coach services from Heathrow airport. The morning service will depart the airport at 11:00 and the afternoon service will depart the airport at 16:00. The coach service will depart Old Deer Car Park, Richmond at 15:00. The Bath Spa coach service will depart the train station at 20:00.

On the return date after half term break, there is one afternoon coach service from Heathrow Airport that will depart the airport at 16:00. The coach service will depart Old Deer Car Park, Richmond at 15:00.The Bath Spa coach service will depart the train station at 20:00.

At the end of each term, all coach services will depart the School Quad 30 minutes before the School closes. Please refer to the coach transport booking website below for full details and timings of all the above information.

On the first day of term and the return date after the half term break the coaches from Heathrow depart at either 11:00 (suitable for our overnight flights) or at 16:00

How to book:

CENTURION COACHES – HEATHROW AIRPORT / bath spa railway station / RICHMOND
A School chaperone will collect students from Terminal 3 from the designated meeting point at the collection time detailed in the termly travel information document. The designated meeting point in Terminal 3 is Caffè Nero, located near arrivals, outside security, Level 0.  A map showing the location of Caffè Nero, Terminal 3, is available here. For flights arriving at Terminal 5, please advise your child to use the free shuttle train to travel from Terminal 5 to Terminal 3. A member of staff will be waiting at Caffè Nero. To book, click here.

This HEATHROW AIRPORT MAP shows where the two terminals are in relation to each other.

Please note: the above are private coach services for pupils of Downside School only. All bookings made are a personal arrangement/contract of engagement between you as the parent or guardian, and Centurion Coaches, not with Downside.

Atlas South West Ltd is local taxi company offers service routes to Downside. You can make a booking directly with them via a dedicated email address they have set up for this purpose at downsidetravel@gmail.com. Atlas South West drivers are familiar with the practice of providing transfers for Downside and have experience of collecting and delivering pupils to our site. Taxi transport plans must be arranged directly by parents/guardians with any business you chose. Parents are advised to copy in your House Master / House Mistress to email communications so that they are fully informed of your children’s travel plans.

Please note: All taxi bookings are a personal arrangement/contract of engagement between you as the parent or guardian, and the taxi company, not with the School.

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