How do I register for school transport?
Register for School Transport If you are a first time user, you will need to create an online Family Portal account. If you are a returning Account Holder who is adding a new pupil, you can proceed straight to the login page. Click on the links provided on the login page to create your account. Before you begin, you must have a valid email address.
What are the benefits of school transport portal?
School Transport managers get timely notifications on different aspects from different vehicles on the portal, allowing easy, quick management. Get insights into historical routing, driving patterns and student behaviour to asses and improve various school transportation activities.
How can transtransport managers improve school bus routing?
Transport managers can view the whole school bus transportation process and control different aspects of vehicles easily from the portal. Find routes that are efficient with the help of highly advanced algorithms and smart mapping system for efficient school bus routing any time.
What is the primary school transport scheme?
The primary school transport scheme supports the transport to and from school of children who live more than 3.2 kilometres from and are attending their nearest primary school. For information on the scheme, including eligibility criteria see: This document provides detailed information on the Primary School Transport Scheme.
What is school transport?
The school transport scheme supports the transport to and from school of children with special educational needs that come from a diagnosed disability. For information on the scheme, including eligibility criteria see:
Who operates the school transport scheme?
Bus Éireann operates the school transport schemes on behalf of the Department of Education. As part of the scheme transport is provided to and from school for: children who live remote from their nearest primary and post-primary school. children with special educational needs.
What happens if your nearest school is full?
In cases where the department is satisfied that your nearest school is full, eligibility for school transport will be determined based on the distance you live from your next nearest school in relation to ethos and language. To establish that the nearest school is full you must provide:
How old do you have to be to appeal a school transport decision?
Parents or pupils who are over 18 years of age may appeal a decision made by the department under the terms of the school transport schemes or grant aid under the terms of the school transport schemes.
When is bus payment due for 2021?
Payment Deadline Date for 2021/22 School Year is 30 July 2021. Payment for school transport tickets for the 2021/22 can be made from 16 June 2021. Deadline date for payment / submitting medical card details for the 2021/22 school year is Friday, 30 July 2021. You may still may make a payment ...
Do children in the GMS scheme pay for transport?
Children eligible for transport who hold valid Medical Cards (GMS Scheme) do not pay a charge. The child’s Medical Card details are required when making the payment and details may be entered online at www.buseireann.ie
School Bus Tracking Portal
Transport managers can view the whole school bus transportation process and control different aspects of vehicles easily from the portal.
School Transportation Services
In the past decade, school transportation has gained a lot in importance. This is primarily due to a faster lifestyle and increased safety threats.