The Zoom Under 16 Travel Pass is now available for anyone under the age of 16 who lives in South Yorkshire and replaces the existing MegaTravel Pass. If anyone has a MegaTravel Pass which has not yet expired, it will remain valid until its expiry date. There is need to apply for a new Zoom Under 16 Travel Pass to replace a valid MegaTravel Pass.
Further information on eligibility, the benefits of having a free Zoom Under 16 Travel Pass and how to apply are available at https://travelsouthyorkshire.com/ZoomU16
- Live in South Yorkshire
- Under 16
- Valid to 31 July of the school year in which you turn 16 (or up to the day before your 16th birthday if you were born in August)
From the age of 11 children are required to show the Zoom Under 16 Travel Pass as proof of entitlement to the concessionary fare. The Zoom Under 16 Travel Pass is also available to children under the age of 11 if they look older, or wish to benefit from having discounted tickets for young people loaded onto their pass.
- Travel anytime, anywhere in South Yorkshire for 80p on bus or tram, and half fare on local trains
- Load discounted tickets for young people on to your pass
- Free of charge (first issue)
How to Apply
Set up a MyTSY account (if applying for your child, you’ll need to use a different email address to the one you use on your own MyTSY account)
Log-in > Select Passes from the top menu > Concessions > Zoom Under 16 Travel Pass
Complete all personal details and upload proof documents - visit our 'What you need to apply' guidelines page
Upload your photo - see the ‘Acceptable Photograph’ guidelines page as an unsuitable photo could delay your application
Check your order and go to checkout.
If all the details are correct your pass will be dispatched within 11 days of receiving your completed online application.
Apply by Post
Download an application form (PDF, 511kb)
Complete all personal details and post to the address below together with a photograph and photocopies of proof documents - see 'What you need to apply' guidelines page
11 Broad Street West
If all the details are correct your pass will be dispatched within 25 days of receiving your completed application form.
Please note proof documents must be photocopies and not original documents as all documents are destroyed once the pass is ordered.
A completed application form can also be submitted by dropping it off at the Customer Service Desk at your local Travel South Yorkshire Interchange
Across South Yorkshire
Published: 03 August 2021