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The Knight Bus

TheKnight Bus Squeezing Between Two Buses

A triple-decker, purple bus that will pick up a stranded witch or wizard

The Knight Bus fact file



Magical properties

Can deceptively fit through small spaces, and travel at a higher speed than a regular bus


To pick up a stranded witch or wizard

Where it is likely to be found

Wherever a witch or wizard needs it to be

Who made or first owned it

Dugald McPhail

When it was made


Stan Shunpike The Knight Bus

Stan Shunpike on the Knight Bus

Harry runs away from Privet Drive after accidentally blowing up his aunt

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Harry and Arthur Weasley inside the Minstry of Magic.

Ministers for Magic

By J.K. Rowling

... he had walked right into Cornelius Fudge, the Minister for Magic himself.


Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

By J.K. Rowling

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Welcome to the Knight Bus, emergency transport for the stranded witch or wizard. Just stick out your wand hand, step on board and we can take you anywhere you want to go.

Stan Shunpike
The Knightbus with beds in it

The Knight Bus

By J.K. Rowling