School Season bus passes are a convenient way for students and school children to travel. It is secure as it has your photo on it. The ticket is prepaid and is valid for travel on that route for a whole school term (i.e September - December), with the exception of after 19:30hrs on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings.
How to Apply
Download our School Season Bus Pass Application form
How to apply for a BB3 route pass
Download our BB3 route Bus Pass Application form
To issue a pass by post we require the following:
1. A recent passport sized photograph
2. Completed application form
Once you've done this, send the photograph and application form to us at and we'll call you back to take payment. We accept all major credit and debit cards, excluding American Express.
If you need to pay by cash, our office is open Monday - Friday between 9:30am and 4.30pm.
Please note: Cheques are not accepted.
You can apply directly to Thames Travel for a pass. However your school or college can apply on your behalf. Please speak to your school administration office.
Lost or stolen passes can be replaced but an administration fee of £10.00 is charged.