Transport to school

Directions to school and public transport information

Free minibus shuttle service

We operate a free minibus service from the Trumpington Park and Ride car park every morning and evening for students, and there is also a free minibus service between the Junior School and Senior School to assist families with students at each site. This service is subject to availability and is on a first come first served basis.

Please contact our Admissions Officer on +44 (0)1223 224 167 or, to register your interest.


Cambridge Station is just a ten minute walk away from our Junior School, Senior School, Sixth Form and Boarding accommodation.

We are members of the Cambridgeshire Student Connect scheme which offers students aged between 16-18 in full time education a 50% discount on rail fares. We are also a member of the Travel for Cambridgeshire scheme which offers a 10% discount on staff rail travel. 


We run annual Bikeability sessions to encourage our girls to get active by travelling by bike. We have bicycle parks at Junior School, Senior School and Sixth Form. We are also a member of the Travel for Cambridgeshire scheme which offers discounts at various bicycle shops.

To promote cycling to school, we are planning in-house small bicycle repairs which will be carried out by our fully qualified staff. In addition, we have negotiated a 10% discount for all repairs with Lensfield Road Cycles (please provide proof your daughter attends St Mary's School when arranging your repair).

Beat the rush hour

Junior School Breakfast Club

Our Breakfast Club runs from 7.15am to 8.00am each day and is open to girls in Years 1 to 6 (not Reception). Breakfast and supervision are available for £6 per session. Contact the Junior School office for further details or feel free to drop your daughter off as required.

Senior School early drop-off

Senior School students can arrive from 7.30am, before the official start of our school day at 8.15am. For students arriving early, breakfast consisting of a croissant and juice is available for £1 and should be eaten in the dining room. Parents must complete our Early Arrival Form and submit it too our Reception team and students must arrive via the Senior School entrance on Bateman Street where they will be asked to sign in.