If your child will be using public transport, mini buses, taxis or coaches to get to school there is some new guidance.To help prepare your child return to school watch our video and read our guidance about how to travel to school safely.
Children in school years 7 to 11 who live in Kent can apply for a KCC Travel Saver that can save up to 50% on the cost of travel to and from school.
Bus travel for over 16s that can save up to 50% on the cost of bus travel to and from school and college.
Children attending their nearest school and travelling over 3 miles (2 miles if aged under 8) or from a low income family may get free school transport.
Plan your route on public transport using the Traveline website.
Transport options if your child has special educational needs or disabilities.
If your child is not eligible for free school transport, you may be able to get transport through our Vacant Seat Payment Scheme.
A walking bus is a fun, healthy, and safe way to get to school. Find out how to get started.
Find out how to give feedback about local bus services and who to contact if you experience a problem.
Buy a National Rail 16-17 Train Saver card to get up to 50% off your travel.
Read our advice about how your children can be safe when using transport to travel to school.