For students and parents

The NSW Government funds the School Student Transport Scheme to provide free or subsidised travel for eligible school students on rail, bus, ferry and long distance coach services.

The School Student Transport Scheme has more information on:

  1. Opal cards, school travel passes and travel restrictions
  2. Student codes of conduct
  3. Who is eligible and how to apply
  4. Lost or stolen passes

Parents and students can find more information and a list of FAQs on the Opal website.

For teachers

The Transport for NSW website has detailed information for schools, including application forms and brochures.