Everything you need to know about safety, tickets, and travel for school students in Queensland.

School terms for 2022 are:

  • Term 1 - Monday 7 February - Friday 1 April
  • Term 2 - Tuesday 19 April - Friday 24 June
  • Term 3 - Monday 11 July - Friday 16 September
  • Term 4 - Tuesday 4 October - Friday 9 December

School bus service changes

We'll be making some changes to school bus services in the new year to accommodate new enrolments and improve services.

If you're in South East Queensland, you can use our school service finder to find school routes near your child's school or use journey planner for a more customised search.

Make sure to select a travel date that falls on a school day.

For more information about dedicated school bus services:

Top tips for school travel

  1. Stand where the driver can see you, and hail your bus early so the driver has time to stop safely
  2. Have your go card or travel pass ready
  3. Plan your journey and arrive at your stop or station 5 minutes early

Make sure you're across the current face mask directives in Queensland.

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