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Travelling by bus or train

Students are entitled to apply for a travel pass if you live more than three miles from the College. 

You can apply for a bus or train pass by submitting a completed application form and cheque payment for £276 made payable to Herefordshire Council.  

Click here to apply, or for more information from Herefordshire Council.

Costs

During the academic year 2017-18 the costs will be as follows:

  • £276 for the Autumn Term.
  • £276 for the Spring Term.
  • £213 for the Summer Term. 

Please note:  you may find that, if you travel on certain routes to College, the cost could be lower than paying the above parental contribution. 

You must allow up to 28 days for the provision of a travel pass and no refunds for travel expenses within that timescale will be made. Refunds are only permitted where, following full payment with the application form, the issue of the travel permit has exceeded the 28 days.

Passes are to be collected from the College following full payment each term.

Train routes to Hereford

Train routes

Train routes

Please Note

No Autumn Term train pass can be purchased after 15th September, 2017.

No Spring Term train pass  can be purchased after 5th January, 2018

No Summer Term train pass can be purchased after 20th April,  2018.

photo ID will be required when you collect your train pass. Any student provided with a train pass, must keep the photo ID card throughout the duration of College life. 

At all times the travel ticket and the photo ID card must always display matching pass numbers. It is the student’s responsibility to check this upon receipt of all new passes.

If you have any queries, please contact

  • Herefordshire Council: Transport Team on 01432 383330.
  • Lyn Gage: Transport Officer at Hereford Sixth Form College on 01432 355166.

Bursary fund

Depending upon household income and personal circumstances, you maybe be eligible to apply to the College’s Bursary Fund for support with travel and other costs relating to your studies.

Please contact Rhuna Young, the Student Finance Officer at the College.

 

Travelling by car

Due to the limited space for parking, students must have permission to bring their cars onto the campus.
Many of the roads around College have restricted or limited parking.

Parking is available in the Aylestone Park car park on Aylestone Hill (coming towards Hereford from the Worcester side). Students must obtain a permit from College reception which should be displayed on the dashboard.

Mopeds and Scooters

Students are allowed to park their mopeds and scooters on the campus.

Cycling

Students are encouraged to cycle to College and cycle racks are available.

For directions to College see How to Find Us.

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