School transport for children with special educational needs
Parents and carers are responsible for making sure their child goes to school regularly. Sometimes we will make travel arrangements to ensure a child can get to school.
Advice and Information
See what arrangements we are making for the return to school in September with the COVID-19 pandemic.
See what types of travel assistance your child could get.
See if your child is eligible for travel assistance.
Please complete the application form to apply for travel assistance for children with special educational needs.
Direct payments allow you to arrange your child's travel assistance more flexibly.
Young people with SEND can get independent travel training to learn how to travel to school or college by public transport.
Read our travel assistance policies for children under 16 and young people aged 16 to 25 who are in education.