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Disabled persons bus pass

Please note: Due to following government health guidelines for Coronavirus we are unable to print any bus passes, you can still apply for a bus pass using this site but please be aware there will be a delay in receiving your pass which could be several months. Your bus pass will be posted out to you when everything is back to normal.

We apologise for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

Do you qualify?

If you are disabled you may be eligible to get a pass, you can view the criteria on the Concessionary travel FAQs page.

Evidence you need

  • Proof of address - Utility bill or bank statement dated within the past three months.
  • Proof of identity - Passport, driving licence or birth certificate.
  • A recent passport sized photograph - Showing your full face.
  • Proof of disability - See the Concessionary travel FAQ page for what you need to provide.

Your bus pass will be valid for a maximum of five years. Passes will be issued by post direct to your home usually within 21 days of receipt of your application.

If you do not receive your pass within 28 days you must notify us, failure to do so will result in your pass being treated as a replacement and a fee will be applied.

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Where and when you can travel

Bus pass holders are eligible for free travel on journeys in Cheshire West and Chester, Halton and Warrington during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday, 9:30am and the last bus.
  • At all times, on a Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays. 

Free travel also applies on bus services going into Wales. Providing the journey starts or ends in Cheshire West and Chester.

Blind or partially sighted passes are entitled to free travel before 9.30am when boarding in the Cheshire Consortium.

Other bus services is England

Travel outside of Cheshire West and Chester is free during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday,  9.30am - 11pm
  • At all times, on a Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays. 

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