16+ Travel Arrangements

16+ Travel Arrangements


Sixth Form students wishing to travel by bus may need to apply for a Kent 16+ Travel Card. This card will allow the holder unlimited bus travel in Kent (and on direct bus services crossing the county boundary e.g. to Medway and East Sussex), at any time of the day including evenings, weekends and holidays. The cost of the card is up to £400. It is only available to students who live at addresses where Council Tax is paid to Kent. For any information on the Travel Card and to apply, go to: http://www.kent.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/travelling-around-kent/bus-travel/bus-passes/16-travel-card.

Alternatively the Application Form (with the necessary photo ID) can be sent to: Public Transport, PO BOX 441, Aylesford, ME6 9HJ.

The cut off date for this year for confirmed delivery for Term 1 is the 14th July 2017

Renewals are not automatic for students returning to Year 13

Do not send payment with the Application form

Please do not send the Application form to the school

The School will require payment before release of the card and this can be paid through Parent Pay, either as a single payment of £400 or in two instalments of £200 to collect the card and £200 on 5th January 2018.

This will only be available mid-August.

Cheques can also be made payable to Weald of Kent Grammar School.


16+ Travel Card Code of Conduct

16+ Travel Card Participating Operators

Kent 16+ Application Form

Travel Card Technical Guidance

Travel Card Terms and Conditions 2016/2017

Bursary Policy and Application Form