Applying for a disabled person's bus pass

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  • For current bus timetable changes see the Bus service changes page.
  • Older persons and disabled persons free travel bus passes in East Sussex are now being accepted at all times. This is to assist holders to access food shopping and services.

Does your East Sussex bus pass expire in March 2020?

Please visit our Bus pass renewals and replacements web page for information about bus pass renewals for East Sussex County Council passes.

Have you been told by a bus driver that your bus pass is not working?

Please visit our Bus pass not working page.

10. Companion bus pass

If you are disabled and need help to travel, you can apply for a companion pass which allows someone to travel with you free of charge. A specialist’s opinion (someone independent who understands your medical condition) on travel arrangements would be taken into consideration when the application is being assessed. Please submit this in addition to your evidence of disability.

You do not have to always travel with a companion. You may not be able to use the companion element (if applicable) of a Companion pass outside of East Sussex.

Companion bus pass

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