Discounts for pupils and students
1.Pupils attending compulsory and professional education, including post-secondary and high school education, accredited / authorised, benefit a 50% reductions on the rates for local railway transport: 50% (ticket + coupon), for all range of trains, on the 2nd class, during the entire calendar year, except for sleeping and berth cars.
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Orphaned pupils, with special educational needs and those for which it was established as a special protection under the law, or tutelage benefit free of charge for local rail transport during the entire calendar year.
The document entitled to travel:
- pupil’s card on which on the first page shall be filled the pupil`s personal identification number or proof certificate for pupils of the preparatory classes (zero grade) and a copy of birth certificate, where appropriate, that will be targeted for the current school year by the heads of schools.
- for orfan pupils with special education needs and those for which it was established a special protection measure, under the law, or tutelage, pupil’s card, in the endorsements box: ”mențiuni” the school will certify the pupil`s right to gratuity.
2.Romanian / foreigners students enrolled as full-time education – License, Master, Ph.D., in higher education institutions accredited in Romania,
benefit from free local railway transport: free of charge (Ticket + coupon), for all range of trains, on the 2nd class, during the entire calendar year.
Documents which confers the right to travel are the student’s card for transport discount / gratuity, target at day for the current academic year and and the personal identity card (Identity Card /Pasport/Residence permit).
Until the start of the academic year 2017/2018, for students enrolled in full-time education form – license, master, doctorate - in higher education institutions accredited in Romania, which until the entry into force of the methodological norms did not benefited from student’s card for transport discount/ gratuity, the certificate issued by the higher education institution they are enrolled and an ID card, passport or residence permit will be the documents showing that they benefit from provisions of Government Decision no. 42/2017) and an ID card, passport or residence permit.
After the beginning of the academic year 2017/2018, the issue of free travel passes and of free monthly subscriptions for students in the class of trains class II is made on the basis of the student's discount / free transport license - which is presented in appendix no. 2 of GD 42/2017, for the univesitary year 2017/2018, as well as an identity document, namely identity card or passport.
We specify that according to the provisions of art. 5 paragraph (4) of HG42 / 2017, the accredited higher education institutions bear all legal responsibility for the distribution of the student's tickets for discount / free of charge transport in due time and only to the Romanian / foreign students enrolled in the form of education - master, doctorate, provided at art. 205 para. (21) of the National Education Law no. 1/2011, as amended and supplemented.
Monthly passes for pupils / students
Monthly passes for pupils or students shall be issued only at the 2-nd class, up to a distance of 300 km with a reduction of 50% for pupil or 100% for pupil with references in the pupil`s identity card certified by the school and for students, as applicable, for all categories of trains in internal traffic, only in the electronic system.
Monthly passes for pupils or students are nominal travel cards with unlimited number of journeys within the validity period.
The travel cards shall be issued based on the pupil’s card (with the personal identification code filled on the first page or the card and attestation stated in the box remarks/”mențiuni” by the school, if applicable), or attesting certificate for preparatory classes and a copy of birth certificate, respectively for students, based on student’s identification cards for reduction/ gratuity of transport and an personal identity document (Identity Card / Passport) targeted for the current school year.
Monthly passes for pupils, respectively for students, are charged depending on the train`s rank by which the pupil/student travel.
For rank differences, route differences shall be issued travel cards discounted 50% or 100%, where appropriate, depending on the reduction which the pupil or the student is entitled to benefit.
For class differences and booking coupon at the 1st class shall be issued travel cards with full payment.
Rates are calculated with 50 % of the price of transport.
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For class difference tariffs (students / pupils with special needs) click here.