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Students are eligible for discounted travel on the majority of routes to College. The level of discount will vary depending on whether you are in receipt of a College bursary. 

Bus Travel

Return Fares to Harlow Town Centre or Stansted Airport/Stansted Airport College on any Arriva Kent Thameside bus (except the Greenline 724 beyond Hertford)

Harlow College Arriva Gold Pass FREE You are entitled to a GOLD travel pass if you are in receipt of a tier 1 college Bursary
Harlow College Arriva Silver Pass £1.50 You are entitled to a SILVER travel pass if you are in receipt of a tier 2 college Bursary
Harlow College Standard Student Pass 25% discount on standard fare

You are entitled to this discount on the standard adult weekly/4-weekly fare by collecting a Smartcard from the College and booking online

Arriva bus timetables can be found here

Standard student tickets are also available and are available from Arriva online.
Prices for these are: 

Harlow College – Student
Harlow Zone
Day £3.80 £2.85 25% 454613
Week £13.50 £10.12 25% 454613
4-Week £48.00 £36.00 25% 454613
Annual £445.00 £333.75 25% 454613
Harlow College – Student
All Zone
Week £24.00 £18.00 25% 317369
4-Week £74.00 £55.50 25% 317369
Annual £695.00 £521.25 25% 317369

 

Return bus fares to Harlow Town Centre from: Ongar, Epping, North Weald & Hoddesdon, Cheshunt, and Waltham Cross

Harlow College Trusty Bus GOLD Pass  FREE You are entitled to a GOLD travel pass if you are in receipt of a tier 1 college Bursary
Harlow College Trusty Bus SILVER Pass Weekly cost - £5.80 Daily cost - £1.90
Payable to driver
You are entitled to a SILVER travel pass if you are in receipt of a tier 2 college Bursary
Harlow College Standard Student Pass

Weekly cost - £12.50
Daily cost - £3.30
Payable to driver

You are entitled to this discount on the standard fare by presenting your student pass to the driver when paying

Trusty Bus timetables are available here

   

Train Travel

If you are a student aged 16 to 18 and travel by train you will be entitled to discounts using the Greater Anglia Scholar pass. If you are aged 16-17 you are also entitled to the 16-17 railcard, each  providing up to 50% discount on the standard fare. You are entitled to further discounts or free travel if you are in receipt of the College bursary.   

Further information about the college bursary can be found here

Stansted Airport College

Stansted Airport Commuter Centre Travelcard

All Stansted Airport College students are entitled to purchase a travelcard from the Stansted Airport Commuter Centre. This travelcard is at a discounted rate to standard fares and may work out as the cheapest option to get to College. 

Appointments must be made with the Commuter Centre directly to get your first travelcard, all renewals thereafter can be done with them online or over the phone. 

More information on prices and routes

Other Discounts Available

Depending on how many days you are timetabled to attend College, it may be cheaper for you to purchase daily or weekly tickets directly with the bus/train provider.

Plan your route to College and find out which bus/train provider you need

Please find below some of the student discounts available. Other providers may also offer a student discount so we suggest researching online to find out what is available to you.

Arriva Bus 

Arriva offer a 25% student discount via their Harlow College Smartcards. These are available to get from the College at enrolment, or anytime from the STAR Agency.

National Rail

16-17 Railcard – For students aged 16-17 this costs £30 per year and gets you 50% off standard adult fares.*

16-25 Railcard – For students aged 16-25 this costs £30 per year and gets you 1/3 off standard adult fares.*

National Express Bus

National Express offer a Young Persons Coachcard which costs £15 a year and gets you 1/3 off standard adult fares.*

*Terms and Conditions apply to all, please be sure to read the travel provider’s terms thoroughly before purchasing.

If you need help planning your route to College, or have any questions about travel, feel free to contact us by e-mail at .