16-18 Photocards

16-18 Photocard

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If you are aged between 16-18 years old, you are entitled to child rate travel. Your free 16-18 photocard can be used to buy child rate single, daysaver tickets and Term Plus tickets.


You’re eligible for a 16-18 photocard if:

  • You live at a property where Council Tax is payable to one of the following councils:
    Birmingham, Coventry, Solihull, Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall or Wolverhampton.
  • You’re aged 16-18 and born after 31 August 2001.
  • You are in full time education or undertaking an apprenticeship/trainee placement.


How do I apply for my 16-18 card? 

  • Click here to order your photocard.
  • If you are purchasing a Term Plus ticket on our website, you do not need to worry about ordering a card. We will send your ticket on a 16-18 photocard.
  • If you purchase tickets from one of our Travelshops or on our buses, you will need to apply and receive the card before you get discounted travel.