Save money with a free busID card

Save money with a free busID card

Young people aged 5-18 can get free busID cards. They can either use their card to save money on cash fares, or they can upload e-tickets onto them.

A safe and enjoyable journey

To get a busID card for your child, download the form below (or pop into 1 Stop Travel or 43 Conway Street, most secondary schools have the forms as well) and bring the completed form, along with a passport photo and proof of date of birth (either birth certificate, passport or medical card, copies are acceptable), into 1 Stop Travel where the card will be processed while you wait.

Alternatively you can send the documents to us via post to 43 Conway Street, Hove, BN3 3LT, however this can take up to 5 working days to be sent back to you.

Other savings in East Sussex and Kent

Young people living in East Sussex or Kent can also get these discounts:

East Sussex | Freedom Tickets

East Sussex
Freedom Tickets

Under 19s living in East Sussex can get a free 3i-D card. This lets them buy a Freedom ticket from bus drivers for £16. Freedom Tickets last for 7 days.

They can be used on services 12, 12A, 12X, 13X, 14, 14A, 14B, 14C, 27, 27B, 27C, 28, 29, 29B, 29X and school buses 76A, 92 and 494. The Freedom ticket is also issued and accepted on all East Sussex services, regardless of the bus company.

Get a 3i-D card

Kent
Young Person’s Travel Pass

11-16 year olds can apply for a Kent Young Person’s Travel Pass. This gives them free travel on journeys starting and/or finishing in Kent on weekdays between 6am and 7pm (except in August). Note that there’s an application fee.

Get a Young Person’s Travel Pass
Kent | Young Person’s Travel Pass
A safe and enjoyable journey

Kent
16+ Travelcard

Over 16s in school, college and training can apply for a 16+ Travelcard. This gives them free travel on journeys starting and/or finishing in Kent at all times. Note that there’s an application fee.

Get a 16+ Travelcard