Travelling to school

1. Free school travel

Applications for 2023 to 2024

The application process for free school travel passes for September 2023 is now open.

There are only a small number of children who are eligible. To find out if your child is eligible and for more information, visit our eligibility for a free school travel pass page.

Applications submitted before 30 June 2023 are guaranteed to be processed. If your child is eligible, they’ll receive their pass before the beginning of term in September 2023.

Apply for free school travel

You do not need to chase your application.

Applications received after 30 June 2023 will be processed in order of the date they're received. We cannot guarantee a response by the beginning of term in September.

Replacement free school travel pass

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