Sussex Student Card

Apply for a card to get discounted train season tickets in Sussex if you are a sixth form student.

1 Overview

The Sussex Student Card allows you to purchase discounted train season tickets in Sussex. It confirms that you:

  • are a student of sixth form age in Year 12 and above
  • attend a maintained school with a sixth form, sixth form college or a college of further education
  • live in East Sussex, West Sussex or Brighton & Hove.

2 How to get a card

Sussex Student Card application form (PDF, 84KB)

Make sure you:

  • get the form countersigned by a representative from your school or college to confirm that you are registered on a course
  • attach a recent passport-style photo.

Please be aware that it may take up to four weeks for your application to be processed, especially before the start of the new school or college year.

3 Getting a season ticket

Once your card has been delivered, you can apply for a rail season ticket under the Sussex Further Education Season Ticket scheme. You must:

  • include your Sussex Student Card's unique number as part of your application
  • carry your card when using a rail season ticket purchased under the discount scheme.

4 If your card is lost or stolen

You will need to apply for a replacement using the form below if your card is lost or stolen, and provide a recent passport-style photo.

Application for replacement Sussex Student Card (PDF, 50KB)
Last updated:
8 January 2018

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