Is 16+ Oyster card free on trains?
Children aged 16-17 can get free and discounted travel on all our transport services with a Zip Oyster photocard.
Do Under 18s get free London travel?
Children under 11 travel free on most public transport services in London when accompanied by a fare-paying adult, or with a 5-10 Zip Oyster photocard. Children aged 11 to 15 years old can get free or discounted travel with a Zip Oyster photocard, or a Young Visitor discount.
Are 16+ Oyster free on buses?
The 16+ Oyster photocard offers free travel on buses and trams and half adult rate on other TfL services to those young Londoners studying a Level 3 course, apprenticeship or training course funded by the Young People’s Learning Agency and some courses funded by the Skills Funding Agency.
How far out of London can I use my freedom pass?
Freedom Pass is valid at any time between Liverpool Street and Chingford on London Overground. On NR services between Liverpool Street and Clapton, Freedom Pass is valid from 09.30 Monday to Friday and at any time on weekends and public holidays.
How do I top up my 11/15 Oyster card?
Here’s how to add Auto Top-Up to a child’s Zip Oyster Card.
- Sign in to your Oyster Account.
- In the right-hand menu, go to ‘My Oyster Cards’ or click the ‘Add an existing card’ box.
- Type in the 12-digit card number that’s on the top right on the back of the Zip Photocard.
Where can I use a Travelcard in London?
Tube, DLR, London Overground, TfL Rail and National Rail. You can use a Travelcard in the zones it’s valid for. Make sure it covers all the zones you travel through. If not, you need to add pay as you go credit to your Oyster card or buy an extension ticket.
Can a 16 year old get an Oyster card in London?
If your child is 16 now but was 15 on 31 August, they can still apply for and use an 11-15 Zip Oyster photocard. Adults who live in a London borough who were 18 on 31 August and in full-time education, can apply for a 16+ Zip Oyster photocard to get free travel on buses and trams.
What are the different types of London Travelcards?
London travelcards come in two different versions. The first type just covers the buses and trams, whilst the second type includes the trains as well. (Note: There are no trams in central London, only in places like Beckenham, Croydon and Wimbledon, which tourists are highly unlikely to visit.)
What is the Student Oyster photocard (student travel card London)?
Traveling around London can be quite expensive for students. Luckily, all full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students aged 18 and over are eligible for a Student Oyster Photocard (student travel card London). This card gives them a 30% travel discount on most Transport for London services, including buses, the underground and trains.