Reminder: Spring term train passes must be paid for in full by Friday 7th December.
This information is for the 2012-13 academic year.
Train services to Alton are run by South West Trains operating as a normal public service for fare paying passengers. Services are not run under contract to the College and are therefore subject to availability. You will need to make your own arrangements for travel between your home and the nearest station offering a service to Alton. Alton station is less than 10 minutes walk from the Edward Road entrance at the rear of the College .
1. The Surrey Fare Card Scheme
2. The Alton College Student Season Ticket Scheme
a. What a Student Season Ticket Offers You
b. The Cost of a Student Season Ticket
South West Trains are offering Alton College students the chance to buy termly season tickets to Alton at reduced rates. Tickets will be sold through the College and the cost for 2012/13 is fixed as follows:
07/09/12 to 21/12/12
08/01/13 to 28/03/13
15/04/13 to 12/07/13
c. Help with the Cost of a Student Season Ticket
d. How to Apply
Please order a ticket via our online store from 25th June. You will need to order a ticket at least 2 weeks before you require it.
f. How You Will Get Your Ticket
g. Terms and Conditions
The College is acting as an administrator for this scheme but the trains are not run under contract to the College.
Complaints and Comments
The College is committed to ensuring that students receive a good service where it is in the control of South West Trains. Any written suggestions for improving the service would be welcomed by the College. Any queries about the student ticket scheme should be directed to Student Services. Any complaints about the train service should be directed to South West Trains and copied to Student Services at the College. All complaints are recorded and for this reason, written complaints are preferable to telephone complaints. Please include as much detail as possible.