Bus for Children & Young People

Buses are essential for children and young people’s everyday lives – for connecting up with family and friends, accessing education, work and leisure.

Hear why bus matters from many of our Champions and blogs that feature the voices of young bus users and workers across Scotland.

Visit the Scottish Government’s website for #FreeBusTravel for Under 22s at www.freebus.scot

Resources for Schools & Youth Groups

Download resources for your class or group on all the benefits of buses to our health, communities and planet!

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Request a Visit

Request a visit from our Youth Programme lead, for your school, youth or uniformed group.

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Free Bus Travel!

Free bus travel is now available for 5–21 year olds living in Scotland! If you are 5–21 years old and living in Scotland, you can travel for free on the bus by applying for a new or replacement National Entitlement Card or Young Scot National Entitlement Card.

Apply for your card here

Top Tips!

More Information

Visit the Transport Scotland website to find out more.

Parents and guardians can also apply on http://parentsportal.scot if your child’s School uses it.

If 5-21 and living in Scotland, you can also apply via your local council, find more information here.

There are also some Schools who are supporting applications, they will be in touch if so.

Free bus travel is now available for 5–21 year olds living in Scotland!

Hear why bus matters from many of our Champions and blogs, that feature the voices of young bus users and workers across Scotland.