School Transport

School Transport Payments for the School Year 2022/23 now open

Applications for the new school year are now being accepted. The closing date for payment or to submit your child's medical card is Friday, 29 July. 

**NEW** From June 24th, Bus Eireann are introducing a new contact number for all of your School Transport queries. Please contact 01 5229991 between 09:00hrs and 17:00hrs Monday to Friday.

This number will operate for the summer months only. Shoud you wish to contact your local Bus Eireann School Transport offce by email, the contact details are as follows:

County of SchoolSchool Transport OfficeEmail address
Laois, Longford, Offaly,
Roscommon, Westmeath
Bus Éireann Athlone School Transport Office
Mayo Bus Éireann Ballina School Transport Office
Cork Bus Éireann Cork School Transport Office
Dublin, Kildare, Meath, Wicklow Bus Éireann Dublin School Transport Office
Cavan, Louth, Monaghan Bus Éireann Dundalk School Transport Office
Galway Bus Éireann Galway School Transport Office
Clare, Limerick, Tipperary (North) Bus Éireann Limerick School Transport Office
Leitrim, Sligo Bus Éireann Sligo School Transport Office
Donegal Bus Éireann Stranorlar School Transport
Kerry Bus Éireann Tralee School Transport Office
Carlow, Kilkenny, Tipperary (South),
Waterford, Wexford
Bus Éireann Waterford School Transport Office

The School Transport Scheme supports transport to and from school for children who reside remote from their nearest school. The scheme is operated by Bus Éireann on behalf of the Department of Education.

Applications for the School Year 2022/23 must have been made by the last Friday in April. All applications received after that date are deemed late, and may not be guaranteed a seat or a service.

Applications for pupils with special educational needs arising from a diagnosed disability should be made through The National Council for Special Education.

Payment for school transport tickets may be made now online until the last Friday in July.