Children / School Students

Children travelling with an adult under the age of 4 who do not occupy a seat travel for free.

Children under 16 years of age are eligible to travel at student/child fares on Tassielink services.

You must present your student identification card to purchase a student/child fare when requested. 
Students can purchase a student Greencard to purchase travel at a discounted rate.


For further Greencard information click on Greencard to be directed to the Metro Tasmania Greencard website


Full time Senior Secondary College, Australian Technical College, University and Tasmanian Polytechnic students are eligible for the student child concession fare up to and including the school year in which they turn 18 years of age.

**The exception being our Hobart, Launceston Devonport service – children travel for half the adult fare.

Tassielink Transit will issue each student a Student Code of Conduct at the beginning of each school year which is required to be signed by the student and parent/Guardian and returned to Tassielink Transit..

Student Free Travel

If you are a full time student you maybe eligible for a Student Bus Pass for Free Travel . The application and distribution of these passes is done through the Tasmanian Department of Transport .

Students unable to apply online can get a paper application from any Service Tasmania shop.