You can apply for an Apprentice Oyster photocard if:
Your apprenticeship must be SASE (Specification for Apprenticeship Standards in England) compliant or an approved standard.
You apply online and need to provide:
You pay an administration fee of £20 using a credit or debit card.
We'll post your Apprentice Oyster photocard to you within two weeks of applying.
Once you get your Apprentice Oyster photocard, sign in to your photocard web account to:
You can also buy discounted Travelcards and Bus & Tram Pass season tickets at Oyster Ticket Stops, Tube stations and Visitor Centres. You can buy discounted Travelcards at some National Rail stations.
Use your photocard web account to manage your card or report a lost card.
Your Apprentice Oyster photocard expires after 12 months.
If you're removed from your apprenticeship, or leave early, your photocard will be stopped.
If you change to a different level of apprenticeship or start a new apprenticeship, you need to apply for a new photocard.
Save 34% on pay as you go off-peak fares and daily caps by adding a 16-25 Railcard to your Apprentice Oyster photocard to travel on the Tube, London Overground, TfL Rail and most National Rail services in London.