Helping you get there on your own

 

A to B Travel training provides an independent trainer to support a child or young person learning to travel a particular route.

 

This training is available to you if you have either:

 

  • A Statement Of Special Educational Needs or

  • An EHC Plan

 

Do you qualify to receive Travel Assistance? Click here (pdf, 667kb) to view Southwark's Travel Assistance Policy.

 

For further information please contact the Home to School Transport Team
Tel: 0207 525 5209
Email: schooltransport@southwark.gov.uk

The Independent Travel Training Bus is a 90 minute interactive journey. This includes education on personal and road safety whilst traveling alone.

 

To book a place you can:
Tel: 0207 525 5544 or 07983 443 545
Email: transport@southwark.gov.uk

Southwark Independent Travel Training (SITT) is a flexible programme. It is adapted to help each young person throughout their education. Staff in schools or colleges are trained and supported by Road Safety Officers to deliver training to the young people they work with.


For further information:
Tel: 0207 525 5544
Email: highways@southwark.gov.uk


Cyclist Training is available free of charge to young people with disabilities or Special Educational Needs. Sessions are tailored for groups or individuals.

 

To discuss your needs:
Tel: 0207 525 5566
Email: transport@southwark.gov.uk

Transport for London (TfL) offer a free travel mentoring service to help people to start using public transport.

 

The mentoring service can offer advice on planning a journey using an accessible route. They can provide a mentor to go out with you to practice a journey a few times to help you gain confidence and provide the knowledge to become an independent traveller across the TfL network.

 

Find out more by visiting the TfL website

Phone: 020 3054 4361
Email: travelmentor@tfl.gov.uk