Tasmanian Government Concessions

Student free travel - urban, urban fringe and rural areas

Concession details

A student bus pass for free travel provides free travel on one or more fare charging bus services between home and school.  Free travel applies between 6.00 am and 7.00 pm on school days for students who are:

  • under 18 years or turning 18 years in the year of study and
  • a full-time student (600+ hours per year) enrolled at an education facility recognised by the Department of Education.

and who meet one or more of the following eligibility criteria:

  • has a current Concession Card or listed as a dependent on the card
  • is under a Care and Protection Order
  • is attending their Home Area school (rural areas only)
  • requires a Free Transfer pass as they travel on more than one fare charging bus service between home and school.

For more information:

Department of State Growth
Phone:
6166 3333
Email: bus.passes@stategrowth.tas.gov.au
Web: www.transport.tas.gov.au/student