Enrolment - Subsidised Travel

The School Student Transport Scheme (SSTS) gives eligible students free or subsidised travel between home and school, on the approved bus or train.

Transport for NSW will be issuing School Opal cards to students eligible for travel under the Schol Student Transport Scheme via an online application process. Term and replacement passes will also be issued by Transport NSW.

The online application portal will automatically assess eligibility based on the following distance rules: (Years 7-12: you must live outside 2.0km straight line distance from home to school or 2.9km walking distance or further).

Parents, guardians and students over 16 years of age who wish to apply for a School Opal Card must apply on line at transport nsw

For more information phone 131 500.

Busways Bus Company
Please note students issued with a School Opal Card need to tap on when they board a Busways service and tap off as they leave the bus.

Lost Property / School Services and Timetable enquiries
Busways & Blue Mountains Bus depot staff and Citirail will be able to assist with lost property, school services and timetable enquiries.

 

Transport for NSW - School Drive Subsidy
If you live a long way from public transport and need to drive a student to a public transport pick up point or to school, you may be able to get financial assistance.

The School Drive Subsidy provides eligible parents and guardians twice-yearly payments to help cover some of the expenses of getting children to school.

To find out if you're eligible, and to apply online, visit: transport nsw or call 131 500.