Bus Passes

Bus passes for academic year 2020/21

If you have paid for your bus pass in full - the College will provide a partial refund of £125 for the unused element of bus passes purchased for the 2020/21 academic year. If you are due a partial refund, an email has been sent to your student email account. Please log in to your student email account and follow the instructions provided.

If you have opted to pay for your bus pass by installments - for those who opted to pay via card payment, the College will take a final installment of £25 on the week commencing 07/06/2021 using the details provided at enrolment.

For those who opted to pay via cheque, the College will contact you to arrange payment of the remaining £25 due.

If you have any questions in relation to a bus pass refund or payment by installment, please email finance@gcs.ac.uk

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Bus passes for academic year 2021/22
Full time students are currently offered a subsidised bus pass. Bus passes can be purchased when you enrol or from Student Services at the College.

Students who are eligible for FCF funding can apply for a bus pass through their FCF application.

Tycoch / Llwyn y Bryn / Jubilee Court
At Tycoch and Llwyn y Bryn and Jubilee Court, students can purchase a First Cymru Bus Pass. This pass can be used to get to and from College and can also be used on evenings and weekends on First Cymru buses.

The cost of a bus pass is £307 and is valid from 1 September 2021 to 30 June 2022.

Instalment plan (administration charge of £15)
• Instalment 1 - £170
• Instalment 2 - £152 post-dated cheque for 04/01/22

For students attending the Tycoch Campus and who are no longer served by First Cymru routes, a NAT bus pass can be purchased from the College. The student must provide a passport photo of themselves. 

You may find First Cymru’s online journey planner helpful for organising your route to and from the College.

Gorseinon
At Gorseinon, students can purchase a South Wales Transport bus pass which will allow them to travel to and from the College using the College bus service at the start and end of the day.

The Gorseinon bus pass can also be used on the First Cymru Network weekdays up until 6pm, term time only.

The cost of a bus pass is £307 and is valid from 1 September 2021 to 30 June 2022.

Instalment plan (administration charge of £15)
• Instalment 1 - £170
• Instalment 2 - £152 post-dated cheque for 04/01/22

For more information, contact the Student Funding Team at the Tycoch Campus on 01792 284000 or Gorseinon Campus on 01792 890700. 

Updated April 2021