Stutton village is served by the 492 buses on the routes between Tadcaster and Sherburn in Elmet. The 493 and 494 services run directly along the A162 by-passing Stutton. There is no Sunday service.
From 22 October 2018 these services are being operated by North Yorkshire County Council Fleet Services. The North Yorkshire vehicle is a minibus so to avoid overcrowding some school pupils using these buses will be transferred to other services.
492 buses are scheduled to leave Stutton for Tadcaster at 0913, 1113 and 1313. These buses then go on to Sherburn in Elmet as service 493.
In the reverse direction the 493 services from Sherburn in Elmet to Tadcaster continue as 492 buses leaving Tadcaster for Stutton at 1025, 1225, 1435 and 1735. These services continue from Stutton to Sherburn in Elmet.
The Stutton buses travel via Stutton Road between Stutton and Tadcaster. This road and the Woodlands Estate is also served by the Coastliner buses between Leeds, Tadcaster, York and the East Coast. These buses, numbers 840 and 843, normally run every half hour for most of day. Whilst the coronavirus restrictions are in force a reduced hourly service of 843 buses is in operation through Tadcaster. Timings vary slightly but during the day buses leave Tadcaster for Leeds at around 20 minutes past the hour and in the reverse direction leave Garnet Lane for Tadcaster at approximately 15 minutes past the hour. The detailed timetable may be consulted at:
The X70 service between Tadcaster and Harrogate via Wetherby operated by ConneXions Buses was withdrawn with effect from 25 November 2018. This service has been replaced by a two-hourly 77 service between Wetherby and Tadcaster operated by North Yorkshire County Council Fleet Services. The service 77 buses from Wetherby travel via Garnet Lane, Woodlands Avenue and Stutton Road but the 77 services from Tadcaster go direct via Westgate and Wetherby Road. Therefore to travel to Boston Spa or Wetherby it is necessary to catch a 77 bus into Tadcaster, timed at 0911, 1106, 1336 or 1536 and stay on the bus in Tadcaster. (It is not permitted to use these buses only for a local journey into Tadcaster.) Return services from Wetherby depart at 1050,1320 and 1520.
There are other occasional services from Tadcaster. York Pullman operate service 37 between Tadcaster and York via Wighill and Askham Bryan, the modified timetable being:
and service 495 on Monday mornings only between Tadcaster and Selby via Stutton.