A student EasyGO fare card allows elementary and high school students to load a reduced monthly pass or pay a reduced fare with stored value.

Visit the Fares page to see current student fares

Getting a student EasyGO fare card

Students will need to show proof of student status when getting their EasyGO fare card.

  • High school students should bring a current student card, or a school timetable and identification.
  • Elementary student should be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Students 17 years and younger must have a consent form signed by a parent or legal guardian to get the EasyGO fare card.

EasyGO fare card consent form for minors

SunOne summer bus pass

Elementary and secondary students can get the SunOne student summer bus pass, which can be used from July 1 to August 31.

Loading passes and stored value

You can load your card with the reduced monthly pass, the SunOne summer pass or stored value at GRT customer service, or online.

Learn how to load your card online

High school term pass

The high school term pass is valid for unlimited travel on GRT buses during the school year. The term pass is loaded on the EasyGO fare card.

Fall term: September 1 - January 31

Winter/spring: February 1 - June 30

Note: Eligibility for this pass is determined by Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR).

Eligible students will be notified by their school. You can pick up your pass at the terminal corresponding to your school, listed below. 

Ainslie Street Terminal

For students at: 

  • St. Benedict
  • Monsignor Doyle
  • Galt Collegiate Institute (GCI)
  • Glenview Park
  • Jacob Hespeler
  • Preston High
  • Southwood

View the terminal location and hours

GRT Customer Service Centre

For students at:

  • Bluevale
  • Cameron Heights
  • Eastwood
  • Forest Heights
  • Grand River
  • KCI
  • Sir John A. MacDonald
  • St. Mary's
  • St. David
  • Huron Heights
  • WCI

View the Customer Service Centre location and hours