Notification

Free travel for Veterans during Veterans' Health Week

Added: 18 September 2018

Victorian Veterans are eligible for free travel on public transport across the State during the 2018 Veterans' Health Week. The 2018 Veterans' Health Week will be held from Saturday 22 September to Sunday 30 September 2018.

Free travel is also extended on the regional public transport network for those passengers travelling on V/Line train and coach services and regional town buses.

Reservations are compulsory on long distance V/Line train and coach services and passengers should call 1800 800 007 before the day of travel to secure a seat. 

Free travel is limited to trips solely within Victoria.

Veterans simply need to travel with one of the below forms of identification: 

  • DVA Gold or White card
  • War Veterans/War Widow/ers myki
  • Wear their service medals
  • Wear an ex-service association or returned from active service badge

Public transport services will run to a normal timetable throughout the week from Saturday 22 September to Sunday 30 September 2018. 

For more information on activities, visit Veterans' Health Week.

To plan a journey, use journey planner, download our free PTV app or call us on 1800 800 007

Free travel is also extended to eligible veterans with the War Veterans Travel Pass throughout the year. For more information, see Free Travel Passes.