Free Travel Pass for 16-18 Year Olds

Everyone enjoys something for FREE.

How would you like a FREE bus pass?   At Blackburn College that’s exactly what’s on offer this September for full time 16 to 18 year old students with a household income of £34,000 a year or less.

Free Bus Pass

The travel pass provides FREE Bus travel to Blackburn College - it can be used at any time and at the weekend, too!

We are also offering a low cost travel pass if you’re not eligible for the free travel pass. 

The free Bus pass is available if you live in a household with an annual income of £34,000 or less and live in any of the following areas: Accrington, Bacup, Blackburn, Bolton, Burnley, Chipping, Chorley, Clayton-le-Moors, Clitheroe, Colne, Darwen, Feniscowles, Great Harwood, Haslingden, Helmshore, Longridge, Nelson, Padiham, Preston, Rawtenstall, Rishton, Rising Bridge, Waterfoot and Whalley

Low Cost Travel Pass

If you are not eligible for our FREE Travel Pass you could apply for a Blackburn area travel pass or a Lancashire a travel pass.

£65 per term Blackburn area Travel Pass

If you live in any of the following areas: Blackburn, Darwen, Accrington, Clayton-le-Moors, Great Harwood,  Huncoat,  Rishton, Rising Bridge or Feniscowles the low cost travel pass is £65 per term. 

£85 per term Lancashire area Travel Pass

Our £85 per term Lancashire Travel pass is available if you're not elgible for the Free Travel Pass and you live in: Bacup, Barnoldswick, Bolton, Burnley, Chorley, Clitheroe, Colne, Haslingden, Helmshore, Nelson, Padiham, Preston, Rawtenstall, Whalley or Wilpshire.

Please contact the Student Finance Team on 01254 292929 or