Getting to and from BSDC is easy, thanks to great public transport links - and cheaper than you think with great value passes and cards for discounted travel. 

We can help you to find a great deal on public transport, get a travel grant or plan your journey. 

 

Great deals on public transport

Arriva Midlands Student Saver Bus Pass 

BSDC have a developed a great partnership with Arriva to be able to offer our learners amazing discounts on unlimited travel throughout the Midlands area through our termly and annual Student Saver Bus Pass. Interested? Simply pop in to the Learner Hub to find out more!

Midland Classic Student Discount

BSDC learners can travel at the child rate of only 33% 7 days a week by simply showing the driver your BSDC ID card. 

B_Line2 Card 

If you’re aged 14-18 years old, live in the Derbyshire area and are in full-time education your can apply for this free card to get up to 33% discount on various bus and train fares across the county. 

Your Staffordshire Card 

If you’re aged 11-19 years old and live in the Staffordshire area you can apply for this free card to receive discounted travel at just £1.20 per single journey, plus get great offers at local shops too!

Trent Barton Student Mango

If you regularly use Trent Barton services then why not get yourself a Student Mango card for only £3 and save 35% on adult single fares as well as receive savings on various food, drink, shopping and attractions throughout the region. 

16-25 Railcard 

If you’re aged 16-25 and travel to College by train why not take advantage of this discount card to receive a 1/3 off the price of a range of tickets for only £30 a year. 

 

Are you eligible for a travel grant? 

You could get help with travel costs to and from College if you live more than two miles walking distance from the campus including a free annual Arriva Midlands Student Saver Bus Pass for full-time learners. 

Pop into the Learner Hub, call us on 01283 49 4757 or 01283 49 4472, or e-mail us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to speak to a member of the Financial Support Team to find out more.

 

We’ll help you plan your journey

Make your journey to college as easy and economical as possible. Our friendly Learner Services Team can help with up-to-date local and regional travel information so why not pop in and see us in the Learner Hub or give us a ring on 01283 49 4497. 

 

Popular routes

Arriva Routes: 

  • 1, 1E Uttoxeter to Burton Town Centre
  • 8 Burton to South Derbyshire Campus
  • 813 Tamworth to South Derbyshire Campus (via Burton Town Centre) 
  • X38 Derby to Burton Town Centre 

 

Midland Classic Routes: 

  • 21/21E Swadlincote to Burton Town Centre
  • 402, 403 Uttoxeter to Burton Town Centre
  • X12 Lichfield to Burton Town Centre

 

Useful websites: 

www.arrivabus.co.uk   

www.midlandclassic.com  

www.nationalrail.co.uk  

www.trentbarton.co.uk 

 

Contact Details

Contact Details


Burton and South Derbyshire College
Tel: 01283 494400

Town Centre Campus


Burton Town Centre Campus, Lichfield Street, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire DE14 3RL

Construction Academy


Construction Academy, 21 Tetron Point, William Nadin Way, Swadlincote, Derbyshire DE11 OBB