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 Saltash
  • Cornwall College St Austell
  • Duchy College, Rosewarne
  • Falmouth Marine School

Travel passes for 2019 / 20 are £500 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.

Cornwall Council Travel Application 2019-20

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

Bicton College Transport Guide

Bicton College Transport Application 2019-20

Duchy College Transport Guide 2019-20

Duchy College Transport Application 2019-20

First Kernow 50% Discount Card Application

 

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 tickets are available from FIRST:

Bristol Zone Monthly tickets – £46.20 per month

West of England monthly tickets – £56.00 per month

FIRST Bristol Bath & West Tickets

dBs Plymouth

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

Zone 1 & 2 – £37.40

Zone 1, 2 & 3 – £51.00

Zone 4 – £68.00

CITYBUS Plymouth Tickets

 

If your Household Income was below £31,000 for the 2018/2019 tax year, funding for the full cost of a bus pass is available via our 16-18 (and 19-25 with an EHCP) Bursary Fund:

16-18 Bursary Application Form 2019-2020

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 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 Saltash
  • Cornwall College St Austell

Alternatively, you could purchase, from the College, a FIRST KERNOW 50% DISCOUNT CARD for reduced fares on all FIRST public service buses, at any time. There are two options to choose from:

– Academic Year (Sept – June) for £26.00

– Full Year (Sept – Sept) for £32.00

The First Kernow 50% Discount Application Form 2019-20 will be available from 7th June 2019.

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

  • Bicton College
  • Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Bicton College Transport Guide 2018-19

Bicton College Transport Application 2019-20

Duchy College Transport Guide 2018-19

Duchy College Transport Application 2019-20

If your Household Income was below £31,000 for the 2018/2019 tax year, funding for the full cost of a travel pass may be available via our 19+ Bursary Fund: 

19+ Bursary Application Form 2019-20


*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.