Does Translink offer student discount?
24+ Student Railcard is a Translink smartcard which entitles the card holder to special discounted fares on NI Railways within Northern Ireland and cross border. 24+ Student Railcards are available for all full time students aged 24 years and over in Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland and Great Britain.
What age do you get bus pass in Northern Ireland?
Free travel is available to everyone in Northern Ireland aged 60+ with a SmartPass card. You must be a resident in Northern Ireland, for a minimum of 3 months to be eligible.
Are student Railcards free?
One of the main ways that students are able to get a free 16-25 railcard is through student bank accounts. Many banks offer similar student accounts so try to differentiate themselves from other banks by offering a free railcard. One of the main banks to offer such a perk is Santander.
How do I get a free travel pass for Northern Ireland?
To avail of free travel within Northern Ireland, you must first obtain a Senior SmartPass card. Application forms (FTNI1) for Senior smartpass cards are available at your local Intreo Centre, Social Welfare Branch Office or Citizens Information Centre.
Are UK bus passes valid in Northern Ireland?
Can I use my UK seniors bus pass in Northern Ireland, particularly Belfast? No a pass issued in England cannot be used in Northern Ireland just as a pass issued in Northern Ireland cannot be used in England.
How much is student Railcard discount?
Aged 16-25 or a full time student aged 26 or over? Save 1/3 off most standard class rail fares throughout Great Britain with a 16-25 Railcard. A 16-25 Railcard costs £30 and it’ll save you 1/3 on rail fares throughout Great Britain for a whole year, including all Standard and First Class Advance fares.
How much discount do you get with student Railcard?
Student discount: £5 off 16-25 Railcard That’s a whopping 17% discount off the railcard. With a Railcard (which will cost just £25 with one of our codes) you’ll get a third off the price of train travel for a year. That means the railcard will have basically paid for itself after your first couple of journeys.
Do you get free bus tickets in Northern Ireland?
Free and concessionary bus and rail travel. If you’re 60 or over, or you have a disability, you may be entitled to concessionary travel on bus and railway journeys within Northern Ireland. Translink and some other transport operators also offer half fare travel for children and young people up until 30 June following their 16th birthday.
Are there any student bus passes in the UK?
About Arriva bus passes Arriva is another major bus operator in many university cities across England and Wales. They offer a student bus pass called Student Saver. Daily, weekly, monthly, termly and yearly passes are available, though not for all areas.
Who is entitled to concessionary travel in Northern Ireland?
If you’re aged 60 or over, or you have a disability, you may be entitled to concessionary travel on bus and railway journeys within Northern Ireland. Translink and some other transport operators also offer half fare travel for children and young people up until 30 June following their 16th birthday.
Should I Pay Up Front for a bus pass for University?
By paying up-front for a bus pass, it would make it easier for you to factor travel costs into your student budget. If you have a disability (physical or mental) you may be entitled to DSA travel support, or could be eligible for free or reduced fares – talk to your uni or service provider for more info.