Apply for free school travel assistance
We may be able to offer your child free school travel assistance to get to school.
To apply for free school travel assistance your child must:
- Live in Birmingham
- Be between 5 and 16 years old (unless they have learning difficulties or disabilities)
- Have to walk further than the distance (qualifying distance) shown in the table below when considering their shortest possible walking route:
|Started at the school they’re travelling to:|
|Before 1 September 2013||After 1 September 2013|
|Up to 8 years old||1 mile||2 miles|
|Between 8 and 11 years old||1.5 miles||3 miles|
|Older than 11 years||3 miles||3 miles|
Click here to find out more/apply.