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Student Connect FAQs

Got a question about applying for and using a Student Connect card on Great Northern? Find the answers here...

You can apply if you’re 16 to 17 and in full-time education.

It’s free, but we’ll charge you £10 if you lose your card and ask for a replacement.

No, you have to apply online.

Simply fill out a Student Connect application form.

Studying in Cambridgeshire? Use the Cambridgeshire Student Connect application form.

Yes, you’ll need to give us the details of your school or college, and headteacher, or head of sixth form.

You can buy a Student Connect season ticket online or at your local station.

Student Connect Cambridgeshire season tickets are also available online or at your local station.

Yes. You will need to show your valid Student Connect card.

Yes, you buy a season ticket for a month, several months or a year, so long as your card is still valid.

34% discount on adult season tickets, or 50% if you have the Cambridgeshire card.

No, you can only travel in standard class.

You’ll have to fill out another form and pay £10 for a replacement:

Student Connect online replacement form

Cambridgeshire Student Connect replacement form

If someone steals your card, give us the crime reference number when you ask for the new one.

No, you must have the card on you whenever you travel using your season ticket.

No, the card isn’t valid on LNER services.

Yes, but only in certain areas. For details, check the network map.

Yes, you can use your card on East Midlands Railway services between Bedford and Luton Airport Parkway and in Cambridgeshire.

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