Bus operators and fares

Visit bus operator websites for information about their services, including timetables, tickets and contact details.

You can find the bus company website and the areas they cover in the table below.

Showing local bus company with web link and area covered.
Local bus company Area
Brighton & Hove Brighton & Hove extending into Shoreham-by-Sea, Steyning and Worthing
Compass Bus Throughout West Sussex
Metrobus Crawley, Horley and Gatwick (including Fastway), Horsham, East Grinstead and Mid Sussex
National Express Coach services across the UK
Portsmouth City Coaches Southbourne area school routes
Southdown Buses Crawley and East Grinstead into Surrey
Southern Transit Downs Link route between Shoreham and Horsham
Stagecoach Chichester, Midhurst, Worthing and the South Coast
Sussex Coaches Horsham and Mid Sussex school services

Local community buses serving rural areas may be available. Find contact details in our community transport provider directory.

Bus tickets and fares

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update: Please try to pay your fare by contactless card payment, smartphone app or the correct change. Bus drivers from some operators are not currently able to give change. For more information visit the fares section of the relevant operator's website.

Contact your local bus operators to find out how much tickets and fares cost.

If you are unsure of the operator you can search for a bus timetable.

Find out about travel concessions, including free bus passes on our Bus discounts page.

Last updated:
6 July 2022
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