A student bus pass 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 intake area school located in a rural area; and
  • requires a Free Transfer pass as they must transfer between two or more fare charging bus operators between home and school.

For more information:

Department of State Growth

Phone: 6166 3333 or 1300 135 513

Email: bus.passes@stategrowth.tas.gov.au

Web: www.transport.tas.gov.au/student