Free travel on public transport

Find out how to get free travel on Transperth buses. trains and ferries, from free rides for children and seniors to free transit zones.
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You may be entitled to free travel if you are a:

  • child four years old and younger
  • seniors SmartRider holder
  • carer, aged or disability support pension SmartRider holder
  • veterans SmartRider holder
  • vision impaired passenger
  • support person travelling with someone carrying a companion card

Free transit zones

Perth city has a free transit zone for buses and a SmartRider free transit zone for trains.

Central area transit (CAT) buses

Central areas of Perth, Fremantle and Joondalup have free, high frequency bus services.