Information about Covid19:
Please read our information on how we are supporting residents and businesses, as well as information on affected services.

School Transport

Coronavirus - transport to support vulnerable children and children of key workers. 
All schools in Cornwall are closed until further notice, except for: 

  • vulnerable children and young people
  • those whose parents/carers are key workers

If your child falls in to this category and you are seeking transport assistance, please contact your child’s school.

Covid-19: Transport Procedures

The Transport Coordination Services has issued new Covid-19 School and Social Care Transport Procedures. This is based on the latest Government guidance in response to the ongoing Covid-19 crisis.

The new guidance is relevant to all users of transport provided through Cornwall Council, including:

  • schools
  • children
  • carers or support staff supporting individuals at residential, respite or day care settings
  • tranport operators

Transport to Secondary School in September 2020

If you have not received an email or letter confirming your child’s entitlement to free home to school transport, but you believe your child to be eligible in line with Cornwall’s Home to School Transport Policy, please apply via the link below.  If you have received an email or letter, you do not need to apply unless you have moved address of if your child has been allocated a different school.

I’m ready to apply

If you believe that you are eligible for free home to school transport under the terms of Cornwall's Home to School Transport Policy, you can apply for transport using the link below.

Apply for Home to School Transport online

If you need help in completing the application or are unsure of your eligibility for free home to school transport, please contact the Transport Eligibility Team - 

I am moving house

If you move address and believe that you are eligible for free home to school transport from your new address, you will need to apply/reapply via the link above.  You still need to apply even if you are currently in receipt of free home to school transport.

Lost bus passes

If your child has lost their bus pass, you do not need to reapply.  Please email the Transport Coordination Services at or call 0300 1234 222 to request a new pass.

Post-16 Transport

If your child is attending a sixth form or other further education establishment, please do not apply via the link above.  Information on the Cornwall’s subsidised Post-16 Transport scheme can be viewed via

Policy and guidance