A school travel plan is a practical approach to improving road safety and encouraging the whole school community to use active modes of transport to get to and from school.

Kids posing with bikesSchool travel planning can be used to address congestion at the school gate and encourage the choice of active travel options that promote health and wellbeing. 

What are the benefits of school travel planning?

  • Improved safety for students on their journey to and from school
  • Reduced congestion outside the school gate 
  • Cost savings for parents through reductions in fuel
  • Higher awareness and uptake of travel choices and alternative travel modes by the school community
  • Students safety, health and well-being

How can our school develop a travel plan?

The Christchurch City Council provides professional Community Travel Advisors to work alongside schools to provide guidance, information and associated resources on developing your travel plan and programme.

To find out more or to register your interest in our Travel Choice Programme
Phone:  941 8067
Email: TransportEducation@ccc.govt.nz