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Bus travel

I live within 3 miles of my college so don’t qualify for free travel. That means I have to pay £2 a day on the bus. I live just within the 3 miles so it’s quite a walk! Any idea on any loopholes to get free transport??


  • CakeCrusader
    Have you checked with the bus company? A lot of them have discounted tickets for students, or you may be able to buy a student card which gives you a percentage off an adult ticket. Or you could get a bike.
  • Fergie_F
    Bike is a great decision! :)
  • spadoosh
    spadoosh Posts: 8,732 Forumite
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    When i was a kid we had these things called bicycles we used as transportation. People used to sit on them and pedal to get around. Things must have moved on a bit since then, talking some 12 years ago now.
  • Tallaght
    Tallaght Posts: 1,632 Forumite
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    Buy a mountain bike.Save money and get fit.
  • GothicStirling
    You can walk 3 miles in less than an hour. If you think that's a lot, I'm training for a 26 mile hike next year.
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