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Apply for Travel Training

Woman helping young male use ticket machine

To apply for Travel Training, please complete our online form. We'll get in touch within 10 working days of receiving the form.

Who can apply?

  • Parents
  • Carers
  • Social workers
  • School and college staff
  • Council workers

Travel Training is free for students and adults who live in Essex or Suffolk and receive the following from Essex County Council or Suffolk County Council:

  • free home to school transport
  • post-16 transport
  • social care transport

Southend Borough Council residents are encouraged to contact their allocated SEN Case Officer or Social Worker, in the first instance, to enquire about Travel Training

Drop us a line if you'd like to talk about the best options for you or see our video on how we have helped young people. 


Apply for Travel Training

"Our son walks to the station, gets on the train and the bus and then makes the same trip back it at the end of the day. He even helps other students when they're on the wrong platform."