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Conditions of use for a student fare card

Conditions of use for a bus student fare card

A student fare card will only be issued to a student aged 16 but under 19 on 1 September in the year of application, who is resident in the administrative County of Surrey and attending a full time education course on the date of issue.

  1. The student fare card is not transferable and can only be used by the person to whom it is issued, bearing a true likeness of the holder. It remains the property of Surrey County Council and must be surrendered if the person stops attending a full time education course.
  2. On presentation of a valid student fare card the holder is entitled to travel to and from school or college, at the same fare as someone under 16. The card can only be accepted for the home to school/college journey printed on the front, which starts and/or finishes in the administrative County of Surrey. A student can choose any Surrey operator for this journey.
  3. The holder is entitled to travel at the under 16 rate for any journey which starts and/or finishes in the administrative County of Surrey, including evenings, weekends and school/college holidays.
  4. Possession of a student fare card does not infer any rights upon the holder, other than those of a fare paying customer, and is subject to the operator's conditions of carriage.
  5. Refunds will not be considered for any reason.
  6. A student fare card is not valid if altered or defaced in any way.
  7. Purchase of a student fare card is deemed as acceptance of these conditions.
  8. Any breach of these conditions or the regulations and conditions of the bus operator will render the holder liable to prosecution and result in the withdrawal of the student fare card.

Conditions of use for a train student fare card

A student fare card will only be issued to a student aged 16 but under 19 on 1 September in the year of application, who is a resident in the administrative County of Surrey and attending a full time education course on the date of issue.

  1. The student fare card is not transferable and is not valid if altered or defaced.
  2. It can only be used by the person to whom it is issued, bearing a true likeness of the holder. It remains the property of Surrey County Council and must be surrendered if the person stops attending a full time education course.
  3. A Surrey train student fare card and tickets issued in conjunction with it are subject to the National Rail Conditions of Carriage.
  4. Purchase of a train student fare card is deemed as acceptance of these conditions.
  5. Any breach of the conditions will result in the withdrawal of the Fare Card and render the holder liable to prosecution.
  6. A season ticket must be purchased (minimum seven days). Daily single and return tickets are only available after 6pm and at weekends for leisure journeys. These cannot be used for travel to/from school/college.

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