Veterans will be able to travel for free from Saturday, 26 October to Sunday, 3 November. to celebrate Veterans’ Health Week thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.
Starting this weekend, free travel will be available across all bus, tram and train networks for any veterans, war widows, current Australian Defence Force cadets and personnel and school students, as well as any Scouts or Girl Guides.
To take up the offer, veterans need to travel with one of the following forms of identification:
An ex-service association or returned from active service badge
Department of Veterans’ Affairs Gold or White Card
Category ‘V’ Victorian Public Transport Concession Card
Reservations are required when travelling on long distance V/Line train and coach services, with passengers to call 1800 800 007 before the day of travel to secure a seat.