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Concessionary Travel Scheme

Concessionary Bus Pass based on eligible age is available for Reading Borough residents who have reached state pension age. This pass allows free travel anywhere in the country from 9.30am to 11pm weekdays and anytime on weekends and bank holidays.

An Access Pass for Eligible Disabled is for people who receive disability benefits at the higher rate or a War Pensioners Mobility Supplement, hold a Blue Disabled Parking Badge, are blind or partially sighted, or are profoundly or severely deaf. This pass allows free travel in the Reading area anytime and anywhere in the country from 9.30am to 11pm weekdays and anytime on weekends and bank holidays.

The Access Pass for Eligible Disabled with Companion Entitlement offers free travel for a companion travelling with an eligible disabled person within Reading Borough

Some other local arrangements may also apply.

For more information and to apply visit the council's website

Who to contact

Telephone
0118 937 3767
E-mail
buspassinformation@reading.gov.uk
Website
https://www.gov.uk/apply-for-disabled-bus-pass
https://www.reading.gov.uk/transport/concessionarytravel/

Where to go

Name
Reading Borough Council
Address
Reading Borough Council, Civic Offices
Bridge Street
Reading
Postcode
RG1 2LU

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.