OPEN today ....

Getting there ...

  • Arriving by train ~ train times to Weybridge station, connecting with free bus 462.  Please note there are engineering works on 23rd June and lines in the Wimbledon area are closed which may affect your journey; Check here for details.
  • FREE Bus Service 462 runs on a circular route linking Weybridge Station and Library with the Museum, using both heritage and modern (wheelchair-accessible) buses.  At the Museum, sets down at Stop A and picks up for Weybridge at Stop S.  Timetable here.
  • FREE Feeder Bus Service 462A times [PDF] - Fulwell - Teddington - Kingston - Tolworth - Epsom - Leatherhead - Cobham - Weybridge & return, observing ALL stops en route.  Courtesy of our friends at RATP, RML880 will be providing the service. At the Musuem, sets down at Stop A and picks from Stop S.
  • Arriving by car  : Click for directions. Please note that the northbound slip road on the A3 at the Painshill Junction with the A245 is CLOSED until August. The National Highways recommended diversion is to continue north on the A3 to the next junction and then return south to the Painshill Junction where the southbound slip road is OPEN.

Bus Tours

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  • Tours by heritage buses: £5 per person  - book tickets at the Bus Tours gazebo.  Buses depart from Stop T next to the Bus Tours gazebo.

    • 12.00 to Chertsey Bridge via Shepperton
    • 13.00 to Scilly Isles (Esher) via Hersham
    • 14.00 to Leatherhead via Cobham
    • 15.00 to Chobham via West Byfleet
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  • Tours by our 1925 London Public open-top Dennis D142
    • 20 minute run around the Brooklands area at 11.30 and 13.30 (weather permitting - our Shillibeer Place shop does sell umbrellas!): tickets £10 per person - book tickets at the Bus Tours gazebo.  Buses depart from Stop T adjacent to the gazebo.
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  • Tours by our 1930 Thomas Tilling AEC Regent ST922 
    • 20 minute run around the Brooklands area at 12.30 and 14.30: tickets £10 per person - book tickets at the Bus Tours gazebo.  Buses depart from Stop T adjacent to the gazebo.

The summer's best bus show ~ fun and entertainment for families and enthusiasts.

The Summer 2024 theme is Remembering the Windrush Generation with ...

  • Period displays
  • Cimema coach showing newsreels etc
  • The Steel Panthers band playing at 11.20, 12.40 and 14.00
  • Caribbean-themed food stalls
  • and more ...
  • Download the Summer Festival programme here!

 

Bus conductress Agatha Claudette Hart - 1962

Conductress Agatha Claudette Hart (1962) courtesy Transport for London

Plus ...

  • Vehicle displays
  • Traders' Market
  • Children's corner with stacks to do, driving simulator, real bus cab to sit in and much more
  • Dr Crump will be out & about ...
  • Simon Twistit will be balloon modelling inside the Museum
  • LBM donated items stall in the Museum with a vast range of books, models and memorabilia at bargain prices
  • Shillibeer Place ~ the LBM Shop in the Museum with models, books, gifts and pocket-money souvenirs
  • Food Village in the Paddock with a Caribbean flavour!

Workshop Tours

  • See behind the scenes on a guided Workshop Tour : morning : 10.30 and 11.30; afternoon: 13.15 and 14.15  - book tickets (free but donations welcome) at the Shillibeer Place shop

Taxi !

  • Taxi rides by vintage 1955 Beardmore black cab - from opposite the museum entrance.  If our cabbie's light's on, he can be hailed and he does go south of the river - the River Wey that is!  Pay the cabbie and don't forget a tip!
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