Tertiary education students receive a special discounted fare when they show their student ID cards. While public transport is available, students find most things in Hastings are within easy walking or cycling distance. Many students opt for the healthier option of cycling to college or work. This is an economical form of transport but does require you to wear a cycle helmet at all times as this is the law. Once you invest in a bicycle and helmet, your travel costs nothing as expenses are paid up-front. Click here to read more about public transport in Hastings.