Student Transport for Further Education Students. Subsidised transport is available if you live more than 3 miles from College.


If you are 16-18 (or 19-25 with an Educational Health Care Plan in place)

All students studying at the campuses below MUST apply to Cornwall Council for a travel pass:

  • Cornwall College Camborne
  • Cornwall College Newquay
  • Cornwall College St Austell
  • Duchy College, Rosewarne
  • Falmouth Marine School

Travel passes for 2020/2021 are £515 and can be paid for in termly instalments. A copy of the bus routes for these sites can be found here for your reference.

Please be aware that these routes and times may be subject to change and you should refer to your travel pass, once it arrives, for the most up to date information.

 

Please apply to Cornwall Council here

 

If you are studying at the campus sites below, you must apply directly to the College for a travel pass:

  • Bicton College
  • Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Duchy College Bus Pass Application 2020-21

Bicton College Bus Pass Application 2020-21

Bicton College Apprenticeship Bus Pass Application 2020-21

Duchy College Apprenticeship Bus Pass Application 2020-21

 

Bicton College Transport Guide

Duchy College Transport Guide 2019-20

 

If you are applying for a SEN taxi and live in Cornwall, please apply to Cornwall Council.
If you are applying for a SEN taxi and live in Devon, please apply to Devon Council.

 

If you are studying at dBs Plymouth or Bristol:

dBs Bristol

First Monthly Student tickets are available from FIRST:

Bristol Zone Monthly tickets – £50.80 per month

West of England monthly tickets – £61.60 per month

FIRST Bristol Bath & West Tickets

dBs Plymouth

Month Rider Tickets are available from Citibus Travel Centre, Royal Parade or online.

Zone 1 & 2 – £46.75

Zone 1, 2 & 3 – £66.30

Zone 4 – £98.60

CITYBUS Plymouth Tickets

 

Bursary Assistance

If your Household Income was below £31,000 for the 2019/20 tax year, funding for a bus pass may be available via our 16-18 (and 19-25 with an EHCP) Bursary Funds:

16 – 18 Transport & Access to Education Bursary.

This bursary is to financially support 16 – 18 (19 – 25 with an Educational Health Care Plan) learners with a household income of less than £21,000 for the financial year 2019 / 20, or those who fulfil the eligibility criteria below.
• Child in Care
• Care Leaver
• Young person 16 – 18 in receipt of Income Support / Universal Credit in your own right
• Young Person 16 – 18 in receipt of Disability Living Allowance (DLA) or Personal Independence Payment (PIP) AND Employment Support Allowance (ESA) / Universal Credit in your own right

Apply for the 16-18 Transport & Access Bursary Application

16 – 18 Transport Bursary.
This travel bursary is to financially support learners aged 16 – 18 (and 19 – 25 with an Educational Health Care Plan) with a household income of between £21,001 and £31,000 for the financial year 2019 / 20.

Apply for the 16-18 Transport Bursary Application

If you are studying an apprenticeship you can still apply for a travel pass but are unable to apply for bursary funding support.

If you are unable to complete this application online, please call 0330 123 2523 and we can support you.


If you are 19 +

If you are studying at one of the sites below, Cornwall Council may accept applications for a travel pass if you are in the 2nd year of a 2 year programme, and have previously been accepted, although this is not guaranteed. Please call 0330 123 2523 and ask for Student Services.

  • Cornwall College Camborne
  • Duchy College, Rosewarne
  • Falmouth Marine School
  • Cornwall College Newquay
  • Cornwall College St Austell

f you are studying at the campus sites below, you must apply directly to the College for a travel pass:

  • Bicton College
  • Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Duchy College Bus Pass Application 2020-21

Bicton College Bus Pass Application 2020-21

Bicton Apprenticeship Bus Pass Application 2020-21

Duchy College Bus Pass Application 2020-21

 

Bicton College Transport Guide

Duchy College Transport Guide

 

If your Household Income was below £31,000 for the 2019/2020 tax year, funding for the full cost of a travel pass may be available via our 19+ Bursary Fund: 

19+ Bursary Application Form 2020/2021

If you are unable to complete this application online, please call 0330 123 2523 and we can support you.


*Please note this information is subject to review and change and dependent upon local government authority policy changes. We will endeavour to keep this information as up-to-date as possible. If you have any queries about specific details, please do get in touch.