Travelling to school

1. Free school travel

Free school travel passes for this academic year

The application process is open for free school travel passes for the academic year 2018/19.

Only a small number of children are eligible for a free school travel pass, so apply early to avoid disappointment.

Please note:

  • applications submitted before 1 July 2018 are guaranteed to be processed. If your child is eligible for a free school travel pass, they'll receive it for the start of term in September 2018
  • applications received after 1 July 2018 will be looked at in order of the date received. We can't guarantee a response by the beginning of term in September 2018
  • applications made throughout the academic year will be processed within 20 school days

Please ensure that you read the free school transport policy (PDF 227.39Kb) before applying for a Free School Travel pass.

Apply for a free school travel pass

Replacement free school travel pass

If your child has lost their free school travel pass you can obtain a replacement from TfGM.