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