East Lothian Council

Concessionary Travel and Passes

Elderly and Disabled National Entitlement Card

National Entitlement Card poster 300x425Transport 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.

Taxicard scheme

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: 

Office hours are Mon-Thurs 9am-5pm and Fri 9am-4pm

John Muir House, Court Street, Haddington, EH41 3HA

Telephone: 01620 827367/827974

Fax: 01620 827710

East Lothian Council, John Muir House Brewery Park Haddington East Lothian EH41 3HA.