Bus Route Information

Where is my bus stop and what time does it arrive?  Click on the link and type in your address to locate your bus stop (and snow route stop.) 

Ready to Ride: Bus Expectations and Safety Video


Call Transportation at 676-6546.  Our automated telephone system will help direct you.  Please listen to the prompts and leave a message.  Call volume is high at the start of school as we get the new year rolling! Calls will be returned as soon as possible.

Changes in School Schedule

Click here for the district schedule.

Weather Emergency Flyers

Click here for Weather Emergency Flyer in English (in Spanish)


Students living within a one-mile safe distance from school will walk to school. (This is a straight-line, "as the crow flies", one-mile walking distance.)   Please check at the link above whether your child will walk to a particular school.

The district partners with the City of Bellingham’s Safe Routes to School program to support families with resources such as a Walking School Bus, Bike Trains and other safe route resources.  If you have a question regarding walking routes, please call Transportation at 676-6546.

General Information

Bellingham Public Schools safely transports more than 3,500 students to and from school buildings throughout the district, also transporting students on more than 2,000 sports, field and activity trips. The department’s buses travel more than 700,000 miles annually. The professional staff is dedicated to ensure the safety and well-being of all students in the Bellingham Public Schools.  

How to Ride the School Bus and Rules and Regulations (PDF)                Spanish (PDF)

Prohibited Items on School Buses (PDF)