Travel Training 1800 035 262



Your Ticket to Independence

Have you always wanted to catch public transport but lacked the confidence to do so? Imagine the freedom of having the independence of travelling on public transport.

Easy Transport offers travel training - your ticket to the freedom of public transport - to eligible people wishing to ride public buses and trains to reach a wide variety of destinations. You may wish to travel to work or training, go shopping in your local area, or to visit a friend or family member.

Easy Transport offers a variety of free programs to help you open the door to increased independence. The ability to use public transport gives you greater access to a range of community and social activities. Learning to travel from A to B is made easy with Easy Transport.

Individual One-on-One Travel Training

Working with a travel trainer one-on-one, you will set travel goals and work out a journey plan to help you get from A to B.

You will gain the confidence and knowledge to ride buses and trains. You will learn skills such as journey planning, buying tickets, reading bus and train timetables and landmark identification. The amount of assistance you receive is dependent on your individual needs.

Group Training

Group Training is offered to eligible individuals in groups. Learn to travel on public transport and enjoy a social outing at the same time.

Transport Information Sessions

Presentations on your transport options, such as how to use community transport,  how to use public transport, and accessible public transport choices, are held at a variety of public forums and venues. To book your free Transport Information Session, contact us now.

Eligible Clients

Travel training is a free service. To be eligible, you must live in Northern Sydney and be over 18 years of age, relatively mobile and be capable of travelling independently. You may be:

  • Aged;
  • A person with a disability;
  • A new arrival to Australia or a person for whom English is not their first language; or
  • Have difficulty accessing the public transport system; or
  • Have just lost your licence.

Contact Us

Enquiries and referrals can be made by contacting Easy Transport on 1800 035 262 and speaking to the Travel Training Project Officer.

To make an application for Travel Training, download the Initial Assessment Form, and return to:

  • traveltraining@easytransport.org.au, or
  • PO Box 6160, Pymble NSW 2073.

Resources and Publications

Our brochures are available below. Contact us to order the brochure, posters or handbooks.

Travel Training Brochure (click on link)

Travel Training Brochure in Simplified Chinese (click on link)

Travel Training Brochure in Traditional Chinese (click on link)

Northern Sydney Community Transport Passenger Handbook (click on link)

The Handbook includes information about your rights and responsibilities as a client, as well as what to do if you have a complaint or suggestion. Our service welcomes all feedback from clients, including complaints.


Travel Training Documents

Travel Training Brochure

Easy Transport Travel Training Brochure

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