School Transport


All children aged between 5 and 16 may qualify for free home to school transport.  This will depend on your:


Gateshead Council  provide home to school transport for children who live further than the legal walking distance from appropriate neighbourhood school (two miles for primary school and 3 miles for secondary school).

How to apply


To apply, please download the application form below. This application form can be used to apply for a pass at any stage in the school year. If you require a new pass for the beginning of the September 2022 term you must have submitted your application by Friday 17 June 2022.


School travel application form 2022-23



If the pass applicable from September 2022 is lost throughout the year, we can replace it at a charge of £6.90.  Please contact us for further details.


As we are still in the 2021/2022 academic year, if the pass applicable from September 2021 is lost, we can also replace it and there is a charge for this. Please contact us for further details.


Please contact us by sending an email to [email protected] with any queries.