Concessionary Travel and Passes
Elderly and Disabled National Entitlement Card
Transport Scotland runs the national concessionary travel scheme which provides free local bus travel and scheduled long distance coach services throughout Scotland to:
- all Scottish residents aged 60 or over
- Scottish residents with a disability who are aged 5-59
Please note that certain premium fare bus services (e.g. night buses and tours) are not included under the scheme.
National Project to Replace Over 60's National Entitlement Cards
There is a national project to replace all over 60's National Entitlement Cards before the end of 2016.
A new style card will automatically be sent to your registered address.
More Information on the Elderly and Disabled National Entitlement Card
Young Scot Card
If you’re aged 16 – 18 (or full-time volunteer), you can get special deals on transport with your Young Scot Card.
East Lothian Council's Taxicard scheme provides subsidised taxi travel for people with severe and permanent physical disability who don't have regular access to private motorised transport.
If you would like to apply for a Taxicard, application forms listing all those eligible for the scheme are available from:
Telephone: 01620 827660
Office hours are Mon-Thurs 9am-5pm and Fri 9am-4pm