Public transport can offer a cost effective alternative to travel by car, especially when you take into account the true costs of running a car – on top of the purchase costs, there’s fuel, tax, insurance, general maintenance and parking charges.

From Kingsbury Meadows a number of frequent bus routes can be accessed in just a short walk.

The stops on Leeds Road can be reached in around 5 minutes on foot and are served by bus service 110 which provides frequent services between Leeds and Wakefield City Centre. Bus service 110 runs up to every 10 minutes Monday to Saturday and every 20 minutes on Sunday. Alternatively, bus service 111 runs directly from Paragon Park, just around the corner from your new home, providing one service in the morning and one service in the afternoon (Monday to Friday) between Pinderfields Hospital and Wakefield Bus Station.

There are further stops on Bradford Road, which can be reached in around 5 minutes on foot along Red Hall Lane. From here bus service 425 and 497 run every 30 minutes, Monday to Saturday and every 60 minutes on Sunday between Bradford and Wakefield City Centre. Bus services 101, 103 and 481 also run from these stops and provide journeys to Wrenthorpe, Stanley, Wakefield City Centre and Leeds City Centre. Bus service 101 and 103 run every 35 minutes Monday to Saturday and bus service 481 runs every 60 minutes Monday to Sunday.

Online journey planner

The easiest way to plan a journey by public transport is to use an online journey planner. Simply enter your journey start and end points and the times you wish to travel, and the online tool will do the rest.

Further Useful Links:

  • Bus Timetables and Route Maps

    Details for the nearest bus services can be accessed below, however, further details on all bus services within West Yorkshire can be accessed at WY Metro

    Bus Service 110: Click here
    Bus Service 111: Click here
    Bus Service 101: Click here
    Bus Service 103: Click here
    Bus Service 481: Click here
  • Tickets and Passes

    Many of the local bus services are operated by Arriva, who offer a range of ticketing options aimed at making your journeys as cheap as possible. For further details on Arriva tickets, including information on how to buy tickets via your smart phone, please click here

    If your journey includes more than one bus operator, or is combined with a journey by rail, an MCard may offer a better option. For further details on tickets offered by WY Metro please click here
  • Arriva M-ticket Mobile App

    Why not try out the new and improved m-ticket app by Arriva? The m-ticket app is a quicker more convenient way to get tickets. By downloading the mobile app, you can buy and store your bus tickets on your mobile phone and when you travel you can simply show the bus driver the ticket on your phone. The mobile app can be downloaded Google Play or the Apple app store. For more information on m-ticket click here
  • Arriva Bus App

    The Arriva Bus App is great for planning trips, with a handy journey planning feature and a live map that shows exactly where your bus is. No more need to stand around waiting at the bus stop.

    For further information and to download the app please Click here
  • Your Next Bus

    If you would instantly like to know when your next bus is arriving, you can use Your Next Bus simply enter your nearest bus stop number and the system will do the rest. Your nearest bus stop numbers are shown below:

    Leeds Road Stops
    45022218 and 45022219

    Bradford Road stops
    45016363 and 45016364
  • Bus Operators

    The bus services around Kingsbury Meadows are provided by Arriva. For more information on Arriva services click here