If you’re a full time student aged 16+ studying in the South Essex area, and your college is part of our scheme, you can save up to a third off travel with c2c when you buy a Weekly, Term-time, Monthly or Annual Season ticket on your c2c Smartcard.
To apply, login or create a c2c online account. Then, follow the link to order your Student Smartcard.
There’s no need to reapply for the scheme if you’re a returning student. Your student discount is valid for one academic year and if you’re still a student make sure you get your discount by speaking to the administrator at your school or college. Your administrator will let us know that you’re still eligible for the Student Smartcard discount.
To buy your tickets, sign in to your account and add the discount code we supplied to you at the check-out.
Key features of this ticket
You can save up to a third off travel with c2c when you buy a Weekly, Term-time, Monthly or Annual Season ticket on your c2c Smartcard.
There’s no need to reapply for the scheme if you are a returning student.
How to apply
Click on the link to apply, then either create an online account or sign in. Then follow the link to order your Smartcard. If you don't have a Student ID Number, please just enter your date of birth DDMMYY. If you are ordering on behalf of a student, please use their email address.
Your Smartcard will be sent to the Student Smartcard administrator at your school/college. Please allow up to 15 working days for it to arrive. Your Student Smart administrator will confirm that you are enrolled and will contact you when your Smartcard is ready to be collected. Your discount code will arrive by email.
Now you've got your Smartcard and your discount code, you're ready to buy your Smart Student tickets. To buy, sign in to your online account then use the discount code provided to apply your discount at the check-out.