Free bus passes
Concessionary off-peak bus travel is free for older people
and for disabled people living in West Sussex. Our frequently asked questions page details more
about eligibility, applying for a bus pass and how you can use
Information on travelling to school on
public transport is also available on the internet.
How to apply for a free bus pass
Download the application form below to apply for a free bus
pass. It contains details of where you need to send it to and what
document copies you need to include. Once your
application has been processed your bus pass will be posted to you.
Forms can also be requested by email, phone or from any West Sussex library:
Renewing an existing bus pass
Bus passes are renewed automatically and posted to the
registered address we hold for you. If you have not received your
new bus pass by the expiry date, which can be found on your current
pass, or have a general query about this process please
contact the West Sussex Bus Pass Information Line on 0845 075
1018 (local rate).
If your details have changed you can notify us by contacting the
West Sussex Bus Pass Information Line on 0845 075 1018 (local
rate). You will be sent a new pass if necessary.
There may be circumstances where we need to ask you to provide
up-to-date proofs and in that case you will be contacted before the
Replacing a lost, stolen or damaged bus pass
If you have lost your card, or it has been stolen,
please contact the West Sussex Bus Pass Information Line on
0845 075 1018 (local rate).
Cards that have been stolen will be replaced free of charge if a
crime reference number is given, otherwise a charge of £5 is made
for replacement cards.
In West Sussex we can offer either a one year Senior Railcard or
Disabled Persons Railcard instead of a bus pass. A railcard will
save you a third off standard and first class off-peak rail fares
across Britain. Please use the same form as the bus pass to
All queries relating to bus pass applications should be made
||West Sussex Bus Pass Information Line: 0845 075 1018
West Sussex Bus Pass
PO Box 212
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